Sign Up Sign Up Log In Sign Up

Supply Chain Planning Manager

Job Summary
The Supply Chain Planning Manager manages program-wide supply demand planning. Monitors supply chain performance and improvement initiatives; develops, maintains and executes strategic plans to optimize procurement, movement, warehousing, inventory control, and consumption of materials using complex planning and reporting tools.
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  • Oversees program-wide supply chain planning with an emphasis on planning/scheduling and tracking the progress of supply activities
  • Prepares reports, analyzes data, and makes recommendations for improving operations and solving supply -related problems
  • Establishes standards for lead time and demand to ensure that the program procurement activities are aligned with warehousing and consumption
  • Performs monthly supply chain performance analysis and provides root cause corrective actions
  • Monitors external environment and internal trends, practices and utilization to remain current with sourcing and logistics procedures and systems
  • Ensures that all subordinate personnel are adequately trained, equipped, and motivated so that the Program Supply Chain operations can be executed in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills

  • Advanced knowledge of modern principles of efficient materials management, movement and inventory control
  • Advanced knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills; ability to develop and execute effective strategies
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software
  • Demonstrated commitment to sound financial management, efficiency, and the principled pursuit of established objectives

Experience & Education

  • Minimum eight (8) years’ experience in materials management or related field, with three (3) years leadership/supervisory experience
  • Experience in supply chain optimization, implementation of best industry practices, and change management
  • Experience in a high volume, supply chain management environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business\Supply Chain Management or associated discipline preferred
  • Prior military logistics experience preferred
  • Professional Certification in Supply Chain field preferred
  • Experience in the support of contingency operations is preferred

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Generally works in normal office environment, but may be required to travel domestically and internationally on short notice, to austere environments, under harsh living conditions
Company Name:
Security Clearance:
Springfield, Virginia
United States
Not Specified
Job Number:

Send me email alerts for similar jobs