Kappa Search is a Chicago recruitment agency that specializes in supply chain, manufacturing and engineering recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Supply Chain Manager for a client in Chicago.
- Will manage a team of supply chain, procurement, logistics and inventory professionals.
- Have overall responsibility for procurement, planning, distribution and transportation.
- Will define the strategic vision and long term planning of the SC department.
- Train team on SAP and Manugistics and other software systems & technology where necessary.
- Provide mentoring to associates to achieve performance metrics and outline career progression.
- Execution of projects within time and budget constraints.
- Continuously improve efficiency for supply chain operations.
- Responsible for recruiting, managing and conducting performance appraisals for SC team.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Business etc.
- Masters Degree is preferred
- Several years of experience within the supply chain, logistics, or transportation field.
- Must be out of the manufacturing industry
- Experience with construction or industrial products is preferred