Vice President Supply Chain and Operations Title: Vice President
Supply Chain and Operations
Job ID: EB-3956042567 Category: Consumer Products
Location: Newton, MA
Salary: 150,000 – 200,000 Plus Bonus
Fast Growing, Entrepreneurial Consumer Goods organization (CPG)
is seeking a seasoned and strategic VP of Supply Chain and
Operations that will be responsible for providing the overall
direction and guidance to the operational activities of the
organization with the objective of maximizing growth and
profitability as well as day-to-day leadership and management to
Supply Chain Operations, Procurement and Demand/Supply Planning .
The ideal candidate will be a strong leader who can drive the
company’s operational goals and timely delivery of production
needs. This position reports to the COO.
If you want to make a difference, if you want to make a
significant impact on the future growth of the company and you have
the right background, apply.
10-15 plus years in Operations, Supply Chain and Logistics with
strong knowledge of CPG and Major Retailers like WalMart, Target,
Costco, Amazon etc.
Systems and ERP expertise
3PL and Warehouse management
Strong cross functional skills to work with finance, sales,
Develop and lead the company’s operations and improve processes
in the areas of purchasing, manufacturing (including timely
recording of production), inventory planning, sales fulfillment,
Manage and expand 3rd party warehouse partners
Motivate and lead a high-performance team; attract, recruit, and
retain required members of the team; provide mentoring as
cornerstone to the development of managers and building management
depth for the company.
Collaborate with COO and CEO on global supply chain strategy
that ensures multiple sources for all critical inventories.
Build the structure for drop ship fulfillment to support
company’s growth plans.
Manage contract negotiations and implementation of all
third-party logistics relationships.
Oversight of ocean freight, international air freight and all
other domestic freight negotiations and rates.
Customer and vendor chargeback management and corrective action
Work with Finance team to assist with monthly inventory
Develop and manage department and distribution budgets
Solid understanding of warehouse management and freight
logistics including both domestic and international, including
different sized carriers.
Strong hands-on ERP experience
Demonstrated strategic planning experience
Must possess risk mitigation and negotiation