Senior Supply Chain Project Manager for a Large Retailer

Area : National/Remote

Description : Our client is one of the largest tool and equipment retailers in the country. They are seeking a Senior Supply Chain Project Manager to lead internal Supply Chain Projects, engaging cross-functional teams. The complex supply chain projects will include new or expanded distribution facilities, related large-scale material handling installations, and supply chain systems implementations. Other projects will include high-impact process improvement initiatives involving interdisciplinary teams, and the routine operational support that the project management team affords to Distribution, Logistics, Import Logistics, Store Operations, Facilities, and Real Estate.

This is a remote role and the candidate can be located anywhere in the country.

Responsibilities
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- Responsible for all aspects of project management for Supply Chain assigned projects through the entire lifecycle

- Creates cohesive project programs and plans with identifiable critical paths, task dependencies, and major milestones, and manages the approved plans and schedules, ensuring successful completion within scope, budget, time, and quality parameters

- Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, monitors and summarizes progress of projects

- Builds and maintains effective working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects

- Supports team members in executing tasks as needed to meet project deliveries

- Some travel required

Qualifications:

- BS Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Business Management, Operations, Information Technology,  and coursework viewed favorably. Advanced degree a plus

- Approximately 2-5 years in leadership of distribution center Improvements, MHE or systems implementation &  complex projects

-  Proficient in MS office suites, MS Project and Visio. SharePoint and Jira a +

- Ideal background includes national, multi-unit retailers with multiple warehouse operations, such as department stores, mass merchants, or other general merchandise retailers; hard-line experience is preferred

- A history of success operating as a key strategic partner to an energetic senior executive team

- Competency in developing strategic plans, as well as directing tactical execution; strong project management skills

- Successful track record of leading company wide supply chain management initiatives from the project management and engineering perspective

Published : Sep 27, 2021

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