Supply chain management recruitment agency seeks a Supply Chain Manager

Kappa Search, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading technical recruiting firms specializing in permanent direct-hire placement of supply chain management, engineering management and other high level technical professionals in multiple manufacturing industries.  We are currently partnering with a niche market leading OEM that is hiring a Supply Chain Manager at their facility in the Bradenton, FL area.  This is a permanent position with a growing company that may offer significant career growth potential down the road.
Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement and manage formal supply chain management systems and processes
  • Direct purchasing, inventory, warehouse and logistics initiatives
  • Oversee supply chain of 2 different facilities, one in Florida and the other in Midwest
  • Set guidelines for use in MRP system
  • Evaluate supply chain as a whole and implement improvements as needed
  • Manage supply chain staff, will have 4 direct reports to start
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or formal supply chain industry certification is preferred
  • Experience with developing and using metrics based systems to evaluate purchasing, inventory, warehouse and logistics
  • Strong communication and leadership skill set
  • Ability to travel 3-5 days per month to other facilities or to visit customers