The Materials Project Manager will reside in the Materials Management Process Excellence Organization and will lead supply chain initiatives designed to operationalize best practice processes across the supply chain and the manufacturing plants. The successful candidate will collaborate with manufacturing plants, business units and other supply chain functions in the development of standardized supply chain planning processes such as: sales and operations planning, inventory planning, customer service, supply network planning and finite scheduling. Key focus areas include, but are not limited to: process improvement identification and quantification, development of project plans, and implementation of continuous improvement projects with a specific focus on materials management and manufacturing integration.
Primary partner across all SCM functions: Sales and Marketing, Industrial Planning, Customer Care, Demand, Supply, Sourcing, Manufacturing Operations, Transportation and Finance.
Evaluate and model existing supply chain processes; organize, lead, and facilitate multiple, simultaneous, cross-functional projects
Define, own, and manage the methodology for identifying, quantifying, and prioritizing continuous improvement opportunities, including identification of cross-functional resources
Identify metrics and utilize data to identify root cause problems measuring performance against process requirements, aligning improvement projects to close performance shortfalls
Deploy project plans from conception through to close; deliver project status presentations and training courses including measurement, analysis, improvement and control
Coordinate global supplier issues, e.g.; Phase in/out, supplier termination, last time and risk buys, and coordinate materials prioritization in the case of global shortages
Coordinate Plants Sharing Information Forums designed to align regional strategy and processes with global strategies
Partner with the Connected Supply Chain team on project management of technology initiatives
Internal Number: 2575146
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