SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION, LLC Inventory Distribution Lead in LONE TREE, Iowa

Inventory Distribution Lead (18002742)Syngentais a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security byenabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Throughworld class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90countries are working to transform how crops are grown. We are committed to rescuing land fromdegradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.About this Job:Accurate and timelymanagement of the distribution process of products to customers andintercompany transfers. Ensure product quality shipping to customers meetsquality specifications and timeliness. Maintains a professional and courteousinteraction with customers. Responsiblefor the dispatch of inventory obsolescence. Foster an operational culture founded on HSE, Quality, and process improvement.Essential Duties &Responsibilities:Assist Plant Manager if at Plant, or Regional Production Manager if at a Regional Outsource office, as required in areas of operations/productionCoordinate and direct scheduling of needed inventory to facilitate the fulfillment of orders on a timely and efficient manorCoordinate the defaults, orders and interplant activityCoordinate incoming product through delivery confirmation and shipment prioritiesResponsible for finished goods inventory accuracy and warehouse management at site(s) in adherence of company specificationsOversees personnel, including contract labor, for warehousing and distribution activitiesAssist with operational and capital budgets for area of responsibilityAssist in the development, implementation, and monitoring of Quality Business Systems and processes, systems and programs for site operationsFoster an operational culture founded on adherence to all applicable HSE, quality, and other corporate policies, procedures and guidelinesActive engagement in Syngenta's Goal Zero initiativeAssist in other areas of the office and/or plant as workload requiresCross-functional knowledge and participation in plant activities; e.g. conditioning, treating, packaging, rework, and others as assigned by plant managementUnderstanding of seed labeling laws, seed certification laws and interstate shipment regulationsCoordinateactivities with NA Logistics TeamManagescheduling, warehousing shipping timelines and inventory accuracyInsureseed inventories meet demands in terms of quantity and qualityAssistwith the hiring, training and development of employeesQualificationsEducation &Experience:BS in Agriculture or Business Management is preferred or equivalent work experience and knowledge consideredKnowledge of general industry procedures, practices, and terminologyExcellent communication skillsPC and business software skillsStrong agronomic and pest management skillsAbility to adapt to changing environmental/situational needsAbility to make timely, effective decisionsAbility to remain flexible and responsive when faced with multiple urgent requestsAdditional Knowledge,Skills, Traits & Abilities:Sets Direction: Communicates with impact- Gains commitment of individuals and stakeholders in a compelling way.Drives Results: Focuses on customers - Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.Manages for performance - Skillfully plans, organizes and monitors performance to create value and achieve excellence in delivery.Liberate Potential: Collaborates across boundaries - Collaborates effectively across organizational and functional boundaries, and leverages diversity.Creates Edge: Leads change and holds ambiguity - Uses effective strategies to facilitate organizational change initiatives and overcomes resistance to change.SyngentaContact Information:If you need assistance during the application process, please contact theService Desk atFamilyand Medical Leave Act (FMLA)(http://www.dol.gov/whd/regs/compliance/posters/fmla.htm)EqualEmployment Opportunity Commiss