Supply Chain Manager

Jones Dairy Farm
Job Description
Manufacturer of Premium Meat Products in Fort Atkinson
 
Jones Dairy Farm, a family owned and operated business for over 130 years, is seeking a Supply Chain Manager.  This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Supply Chain Manager who can demonstrate initiative, drive, and wants to join our growing team!
 
Position Summary:
The Supply Chain Manager provides leadership and execution for all procurement of packaging and supplies and provides management oversight for procurement of raw materials and ingredients. This role collaborates with the external supplier community as well as internal teams from Production, Quality, Marketing, and Product Development.  Manages input cost and contract negotiation, cost savings, quality compliance and continuous improvement.  Performs all other duties as assigned.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Leads strategic sourcing for all packing including resin based, cartons, corrugated and labels.
  • Oversees procurement and sourcing of all plant supplies excluding equipment
  • Oversees procurement of raw materials
  • Manages strategic sourcing
  • Leads and manages internal and external communication including appropriate financial agreements, vendor documentation, project planning, tracking and scorecards
  • Represents purchasing on cross functional teams for new production development, product changes and new product launches
  • Ensures supply chain practices are in line with company policies, standards, laws and regulations
 
Basic Qualifications:
  • Business degree in Supply Chain Management or equivalent plus 5+ years of procurement management experience in the food manufacturing industry
  • Strong managerial, technical, analytical and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Excellent computer, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs and carry heavy boxes
 
 
We offer an excellent compensation and benefit package. Qualified candidates should submit resume and apply on line @ www.jonesdairyfarm.com/careers
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