Senior Supply Chain Manager Relay Foods
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Relay Foods seeks a Senior Supply Chain Manager to lead the purchasing team in its Fulfillment Center in Charlottesville, VA.
The Senior Supply Chain Manager leads Relay Foods' purchasing team. This individual is responsible for inventory management, included but not limited to maximizing availability of all inventory items in Relay's online catalog, managing and reducing shrink, and conducting analysis and forecasting to improve availability, quality, and pricing of items in Relay Foods' inventory.
As a manager in a company with a rapidly expanding inventory, growing order volume, and numerous suppliers of varying sizes, the Senior Supply Chain Manager will be required to drive continuous improvement of processes, to manage problems with small producers and large distributors, and motivate his or her team to focus on perfecting every small detail. This position requres a problem-solver who can juggle the demands of improving the big picture of Relay's inventory management while simultaneously ensuring that the team is focused on solving minute problems to perfection.
More specifically you will be required to:
Lead and manage the purchasing of inventory products across the business
Oversee analytics for Relay Foods' procurement team to optimize inventory count processes and tools
Work with Merchandising team to maintain relationships with new and existing vendors and distributors to source needed product and troubleshoot financial or logistical issues related to product quality or delivery
Implement receiving improvements to ensure product quality and reduce shrink
Assist Merchandising team in filling category or inventory gaps by analyzing the current catalog and facilitating communications with vendors
Communicate clearly and coordinate with multiple teams within the business, including Merchandising, Marketing, Customer Service, and Operations to support their work and respond proactively to issues as they arise
Improve forecasting tools to ensure continued availability of product despite shifts in demand related to seasonality or promotions
Monitor overall inventory placement within Fulfillment Centers, maximizing effective use of the space and optimizing inventory placement for operational needs.
Bachelor's degree or and 4+ years background in procurement and distribution
High proficiency with Microsoft Excel, along with ability to quickly familiarize with use of new software
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Self-motivated, flexible, and analytical thinker with experience leading teams
Ability to analyze existing systems, quickly test and implement solutions, and confidently articulate the changes to leadership team
A passion for and interest in food
The compensation for this position will be commensurate with experience. Relay Foods offers an excellent benefits plan. You will join a rapidly-growing company with opportunities for advancement available to anyone showing potential, drive, and passion.
Please send your resume, a cover letter, and at least two references to firstname.lastname@example.org, subject line: Senior Supply Chain Manager.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED