Supply Chain Manager (2020)

Santa Ana, CA, USA

Job Type

Full-Time; Direct-Hire

About the Role

Location: Santa Ana, CA (hybrid: 75% remote with some office days) Compensation: $80,000 - $85,000/YR (DoE); exempt + benefits

Applicants interested in the food industry are welcome to apply!

Main responsibilities are:

  • Create the company’s supply chain strategy

  • Analyze data from shipping and delivering processes to find bottlenecks and other issues

  • Evaluate and report on KPIs

  • Monitor logistics to make sure they run smoothly

  • Maintain supply chain inventory and records

  • Train and guide employees

  • Find cost-effective solutions for supply chain processes

  • Resolve issues that come up (e.g. delays in delivery, accidents)

  • Collaborate with other departments to create coordinated plans for business growth

  • Develop and implement safety guidelines in all aspects of the supply chain (e.g. use of trucks, forklifts)

  • Ensure supply chain processes meet legal requirements and standards

  • Communicate and negotiate with suppliers and vendors to land more profitable deals

Requirements

Requirements:

  • Previous experience as a supply chain manager or in a similar field

  • Excellent knowledge of supply chain processes

  • Working experience of relevant software (e.g. SAP MM)

  • Strong communication skills

  • Excellent organizational and project management skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Creative problem-solving

  • A strategic and analytical mind

  • Bilingual in Japanese/English is a plus