Director Supply Chain Management 

  Director Projects & Supply Chain Mgmt 

The primary responsibilities of this role, Director Project & Supply Chain Management, are to: 
•Manage cross functional teams to drive product supply improvements for selected long term projects, e.g. Project Seurat, and Tier 2 supplier improvement. Within the scope of the supply centers Myerstown and Cleveland, and for products globally
•Achieve Seurat COGS savings targets as well as to deliver Tier 2 performance improvement
•Lead the risk mitigation and capacity flexibility efforts for core technologies at the Cleveland site
•Drive supply chain strategy, provide leadership, and prioritize SCM organization, product supply and commercial business leaders globally ?Drive strategy for end-to-end pipeline management, inventory management, supply planning, materials management, inventory deployment for product.
?Drive shared organizational Key Performance Indicators  and provides standard and ad-hoc reporting to business leaders
?Proactively streamline processes to reduce complexity of assigned pipelines and seeks ways to enhance transparency within the supply chain 
?Direct and manage the integration/collaboration of US Supply Chain Management functions with CH Global Supply Chain and CH Global Supply Chain (Basel) with regards to the Product Care business

•Drive the  S&OP Processes by partnering with commercial functions including sales, marketing, finance, demand, customer service and logistics, and external manufacturing to achieve global objectives / key performance indicators
•Direct and manage all aspects of inventory management including establishing inventory targets that support needed customer service levels, establish safety stock levels and risk mitigation targets and monitoring of performance to those targets, manage segmentation strategy (ABC-A+), drive supply flexibility strategy, optimize inventory ‘operations’ such as slow moving, short dated and obsolescent products in order to support the achievement of inventory goals
•Lead the Product Supply and align with R&D Project Management for the commercialization of new products and line extensions to the global markets. Commercialization is accomplished by achieving new product launch objectives with the right product available at the right place and time within speed to market targets
•Member of Leadership Team within the newly business unit operating model, leading cross-functional team representing supply one-voice in Leadership Team. 

Required Qualifications:
•B.A. or B.S. degree in a business, logistics, technical discipline or equivalent
•Minimum of 15 years of progressive leadership experience in production, distribution and logistics or a MBA with a minimum of 10 years of progressive leadership experience in production, distribution and logistics
•Minimum 10 years’ experience in Pharmaceutical, Consumer Products, or ISO Regulated industry
•5+ years SAP experience (SD/PP/MM) or equivalent combination of education and/or experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
•Have worked in different markets to support as well countries outside the US

Preferred Qualifications:
•Greenbelt / Blackbelt certification
•APICS certification.

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