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Director of Supply Chain - Springdale, AR

Springdale, AR, US, 72764

Oldcastle APG
APG Headquarters

 

 

Job ID:  311181

 

Exempt

 

MoistureShield, a CRH company, is a division within Oldcastle APG. MoistureShield has pioneered the use of recycled polyethylene plastic in the manufacture of composite building materials. With its constantly evolving portfolio of patented and proprietary recycling technologies, MoistureShield has been widely recognized as a leader in resource conservation innovation and received the EPA Award for Environmental Excellence for its process of converting scrap plastic to composite outdoor decking.

 

Director of Supply Chain

 

Are you obsessed with getting products to customers on-time and in full? Can you anticipate potential risks for disruption that could cause production delays and execute action plans to meet promise dates to customers? Can you spot trends and identify opportunities to reduce purchasing costs without sacrificing on-time performance?

We are looking for a committed, steady, and thoughtful Supply Chain leader that can serve as a player-coach to develop a world-class supply chain department for a growing building materials company.

 

Job Summary

 

Reporting to the Company General Manager, the Director of Supply Chain is responsible for designing, directing, and planning all aspects of supply chain transformation, systems, initiatives, policies, and objectives. In this role, the Supply Chain leader will be responsible for overseeing activities associated with demand and production planning, customer service, service analytics, inventory control, warehousing, logistics, and transportation; as well as, building a high performance team to optimize throughput, inventory, service, and related costs.

This key leadership role will ensure on-time deliveries to customers, identify and execute procurement savings, work with the team to optimize production and delivery schedules, and lead the supply chain department to act in a highly communicative way with internal and external customers. Additionally, s/he will maintain continuity and connection with suppliers to continuously identify, propose, and execute cost savings while improving inventory turns throughout the supplier base.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • As a member of the senior leadership team, provide insight and propose solutions to meet strategic and tactical objectives of the group, particularly around supply chain and customer service.
  • Partner closely with sales, product development, manufacturing, finance, and other functions to build and optimize upstream and downstream processes, forecasts, and the budget. Identify gaps and disconnects in the product, demand, supply, and finance plans. Create and implement strategies to proactively resolve issues and adjust to un/planned fluctuations in the business.
  • Actively and continuously identify opportunities to eliminate wastes in supply chain processes.
  • Develop and regularly report on and OTIF, CSI, PPV, DSO/DIO, and other relevant KPIs; as well as, continuous improvement action plans.
  • Coach and mentor supply chain team to create a world-class department, as well as, maintain close engagement within the department’s everyday activities to ensure success for our people and customers
  • Utilize statistical forecasting, historical performance trends, management forecasts/budgets, new product development plans, and financial objectives to develop and implement demand planning, forecasting, inventory, and production plans.
  • Work with demand planning team and customer service to optimize, publish, and communicate schedules with production teams and customers.
  • Develop weekly production and purchase plans for raw materials, WIP, and finished goods; while ensuring the highest levels of service at lowest possible costs
  • Lead procurement team to regularly evaluate and work with suppliers to eliminate disruption, diversify for better purchasing, and improve quality and delivery performance.
  • Ensure material availability for manufacturing, while continuously improving inventory turns
  • Support team during CAPEX projects to improve deliveries and reduce purchasing costs
  • Work with the team to continuously improve tools and MRP systems.

 

Education/Experience Requirements

 

  • Excellent quantitative analysis and problem-solving skills required
  • Specific experience in S&OP, demand and supply planning required
  • Demonstrated ability in performing in a fast-paced, changing, and demanding environment required
  • BA/BS or equivalent experience required
  • MBA and/or Supply Chain Management specialization preferred
  • Familiarity with LEAN concepts and tools preferred
  • APICS or CPSM certification preferred
  • Experience with Infor M4 preferred

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

MoistureShield, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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Date Posted:  Aug 23, 2021


Nearest Major Market: Fayetteville

Job Segment: Supply Chain, Manager, Supply, Procurement, Logistics, Operations, Management