Vice President Supply Chain -- Americas

Atlanta, GA

Employment Type: Permanent Position Type: Logistics & Distribution Job Number: 31415

Job Description

Vice President Supply Chain- Americas

Reports To: America’s President/CEO

Here is a fantastic opportunity to move/live in a major city in the Southeast, and control over $600MM in a five-factory global logistics role. Our client is a global leader in its niche. The product is electro-mechanical products by nature: capital goods B2B.

Job Summary This position is responsible for overseeing the American Region's supply chain management strategy and driving shareholder value through coordination of regional business supply chain decisions, assessing alternative options, evaluating of inorganic growth (M&A) leverage opportunities, and standardizing best practices within each business’s sourcing functions. Essential Job Functions (Primary duties and responsibilities):

Develop strategies that align supply chain activities with business and cost objectives.

Maintain a high level of understanding of the global supply/demand environment and advise Regional President and staff on decisions and actions for agility and risk mitigation to the enterprise.

Establish within the Regional teams, establish solid functional foundation capable of scaling for organic and inorganic growth:

Functional Capabilities: Strategic Sourcing, Sourcing Operations, Supplier Quality

Resource Leverage: COE (centers of excellence), Inventory Planning strategy

Actively engage in DFM (Design for Manufacturing) process to maximize regional synergy and product platforming

Assure regional teams are cultivating a network of suppliers to ensure enterprise-wide price leverage and materials availability.

Assess and advise the regional team on supply chain issues for new markets and products. • May lead or direct major contract negotiations with critical suppliers.

Work with Regional President and team on intercompany supply chain challenges and negotiations.

Oversees the total regional compliance of supply chain function policies and practices. The preceding description is a summary of essential job functions and is not designed to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities required of the Title.

Other Job Functions (Non-primary duties and responsibilities):

Serves as a member of America’s Regional Executive Team Supervisory Responsibilities: 

If you feel you are qualified for this corporate role, please reach out today by uploading your resume. Refer to JO 31415.
Craig Wilson will contact you right away.

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Craig Wilson

Craig Wilson, CFSP (Certified Foodservice Professional) has spent a career in business startups, acquisitions, and globalizing commercial and industrial equipment and supplies businesses. His industry credits include President/CEO Rational USA, VP Corporate Development The Middleby Corporation, and NAFEM Board of Directors. Mr. Wilson has owned the commercial foodservice recruiting business of American Recruiters since 1999, and has been the number one producer and number one franchisee since 2001.

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