Supply Chain Manager (Shangai)
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Northfield, IL 60093
Medline Industries, Inc. is seeking a Supply Chain Manager to lead the Shanghai process improvement team, focusing on reporting/system support and continued process improvement. The individual will apply advanced theoretical knowledge of supply chain, logistics and inventory management principles and concepts, as well as experience working on supply chain improvement projects, to perform the duties of the position.
Job duties and responsibilities include:
Act as Subject Matter Expert and full support for global systems and business processes executed within them.
Act as U.S. liaison between IM Shanghai and all countries whose purchasing is executed in Shanghai, from a systems and process perspective.
Develop and support reporting used in global supply chain processes, from planning and purchasing perspective.
Plan master data governance for Asian suppliers servicing all countries, such as lead time and transit time.
Act as training and authorization lead for Import Supply Network Planning buying, Vendor Collaboration Portal and SharePoint communication channels.
Evaluate solutions for SKU cross-referencing, and late shipment penalty process among all countries.
Actively work on continued enhancements of VC portal; with potential roll-out to non-Shanghai managed vendors.
This position will have approximately seven (7) direct reports including Supply Chain Analysts in the Shanghai and India offices, as well the US offices.
Requirements: Master’s degree in Business Administration, Management, Supply Chain Management, Inventory Management, Industrial Engineering, Economics or any related business or management field of study, plus at least two (2) years of experience in the job offered or in any related position(s) involving Supply Chain analysis.
In lieu of the above-stated primary education and experience requirements, the company will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Management, Supply Chain Management, Inventory Management, Industrial Engineering, Economics or any related business or management field of study, plus at least five (5) years of post-degree, progressively responsible experience in any related position(s) involving Supply Chain analysis.
Position requires fluency in English and Mandarin.
Qualified applicants must also have demonstrable proficiency, knowledge, skill and experience with the following:
2. Visual Basic.
3. Six Sigma.
5. One or more of the following database and/or reporting development tools: MS Access, Business Objects, Composite Studio, or Webfocus.
· Job Site: Three Lakes Drive, Northfield, IL 60093.
· Travel required approximately 10% of the time; primarily internationally. No telecommuting.
· No phone calls or e-mails.
· Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.
· Mail resumes to: ATTN: HR, Medline Industries, Inc., Three Lakes Drive, Northfield, IL 60093.