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Supply Chain Manager

Beltsville, Maryland
Supply Chain / Logistics

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Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace Division is currently seeking a Supply Chain Manager. The Supply Chain Manager will be based out of our Beltsville, MD facility.
Position Overview :
This position is responsible for Managing key Supply Chain functions such as materials planning, scheduling and ordering activities associated with the delivery of specific customer products, direct and indirect material purchasing, inventory control and warehousing. Manages and directs supply chain personnel in the procurement, receipt, disbursement, and inventory control of material to ensure on-time delivery of customer orders while maintaining assigned inventory levels. Is expected to train and educate direct reports on the use of supply chain management techniques, various business systems, varieties of reports and other related tools to ensure timely and economical completion of customer requirements.
 
Essential Responsibilities :
  • Manages current and future demand requirements with manufacturing and supplier capabilities/capacities to ensure completion of customer requirements
  • Implements methods, practices and techniques to ensure the most economical movement of materials through the supply chain to achieve cost-effective logistics practices and inventory levels while meeting customer delivery requirements
  • Manages plant purchasing activities for items procured on local basis in order to compliment centrally purchased items
  • Analyzes data, including enterprise requirements planning information and prepares consolidated managerial reports as needed to facilitate and recommend actions to ensure plant/product line optimal supply chain execution
  • Ensures correct planning parameters and transaction disciplines are utilized in order execution systems (such as MFGPro) to ensure proper order generation and inventory balances
  • Manages material cost and schedule impact of proposed engineering changes in addition to taking necessary actions to ensure successful implementation and incorporation of approved engineering releases
  • Ensures quality of shipping documentation to meet corporate financial and customer audit requirements
  • Devises and manages physical inventory audit methodology which meets corporate, governmental and customer specifications
  • Evaluates operational performance of the group in order to facilitate performance management, merit promotions, job transfers, dismissals, commendations, etc.
  • Coordinates with central Corporate Supply Chain Function to provide data and participate in teams in order to drive best practices across Eaton Corp.
  • Support compliance initiatives and corporate commodity, logistics, and inventory strategies to achieve synergy across the operation
  • Leads the implementation of lean manufacturing tools including pull systems, leveling and visual management systems.

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications :
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution is required
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a leadership role
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Preferred Qualifications :
  • Master’s Degree from an accredited institution preferred
  • CPIM Designation preferred

 

Position Criteria :

  • Demonstrated experience using materials planning systems (MRP/ERP) requirements and order generation process logic
  • Thorough understanding of Supply Chain Management operational concepts surrounding production planning, scheduling, purchasing, supplier selection, inventory control, logistics, stockroom operations, and shipping/receiving
  • Detailed knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Process Variation Reduction (Six Sigma) concepts and tool sets as they relate to materials management
  • Proven ability to get results through cross-functional teams
     

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Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 059779