Supply Chain Manager



  • Supply Chain & Operations
  • Job Code: 9K28415175
  • Posted: November 06, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a Supply Chain Manager based in Edmonton, AB. 

Our West Edmonton manufacturing and construction client is seeking a Supply Chain manager to join their team. This individual will be responsible for ensuring operating success in the business, executing both short and long term actions to improve operational excellence standards for safety, quality, delivery, costs and inventory management. 

The Role:

  • Collaborates leaders and departments to deliver strategic initiatives 
  • Work closely with supervisors to gain program buy-in and compliance, and ensure the efficient and continual improvement of purchasing
  • Coordinate closely with US procurement team to create consistency 
  • Conduct periodic assessments, evaluate performance and lead training and development initiatives 
  • Identify key customer issues that are critical to quality and cost savings
  • Create new procurement processes standards and KPI’s
  • Develop new methods that create savings and value for the operation by eliminating waste, controlling costs, and effectively manage inventory and consumable levels
  • Develop cost baselines for spending categories and forecast upcoming levels of demand
  • Monthly reporting of procurement and operational processes 
  • Drive high levels of product quality 
The Ideal Candidate:

  • 7 + years’ experience in supply chain and/or operations management
  • Prior experience managing a team
  • Proven expertise in creating and implementing process and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Exceptional business acumen and ability to analyze data to improve metrics 
  • Experience with Lean initiatives and Performance Improvement Plans
  • Ability to manage multiple projects efficiently and accordingly 
  • Proficient in MS software, and ERP systems
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Kelsey Stannard, Consultant, Aplin Engineering & Technical / Supply Chain & Operations Management. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-EDM


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