Iowa State Job Bank Inventory and Supply Chain Manager in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa

Palmer Group is now accepting applicants for our client's Inventory and Supply Chain Manager position. The ideal candidate will possess knowledge and experience in problem-solving and negotiations. This position will oversee direct reports and stand as a company representative for all supply chain issues and inquiries. If you feel you meet the requirements for this direct hire role, please apply now!Responsibilities:Establish goals to drive efficiency and performance related to purchasingAnalyze and integrate supplier quality performance into procurement decisionsEnsure supplier quality metrics and corrective actions are communicated effectivelyDrive On-Time, Lead-Time, and Quality improvement initiatives to achieve established targetsServe as representative for Supply Chain issues between departmentsImplement strategies to achieve cost containment goalsEnsure material alignmentRequirements:Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field required, Inventory Management or Supply Chain Management degrees highly preferred8+ years' combination of procurement and product line experience requiredPrevious leadership or management experience requiredBasic knowledge of business administration and financial planning requiredAdvanced problem-solving abilities and negotiation skillsAPICS certification preferredHours: 8:00AM-5:00PM Monday-Friday