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Director of Supply Chain

Company: IPS Corporation
Location: Gardena
Posted on: September 13, 2020

Job Description:

Job Title: Director of Supply Chain

Reports to: VP Operations, Weld-On

Job Location: Gardena, CA

Company

IPS Corporation is a global, market-leading provider of solvent cements, adhesives and specialized plumbing products. Founded in 1955 in Los Angeles, CA, IPS began by producing clear cements for laminating acrylic sheet for aircraft canopies. Today, IPS, with its three Divisions, has eight manufacturing plants and nine distribution centers supporting sales to a diverse set of end markets in 85 countries.

IPS is owned by Cypress Performance Group (CPG), a private industrial holding company that was formed in 2017 by the combination of IPS and Encapsys LLC. Encapsys, based in Appleton, Wisconsin, is the largest independent provider of chemical micro-encapsulation. Together, these two companies position CPG for continued success as a diversified, worldwide industry leader.

Weld-On Adhesives, the largest subsidiary of IPS Corporation, is the pioneer and leading manufacturer of Weld-On® solvent cements, primers and cleaners for PVC, CPVC, ABS and other plastic piping systems. Weld-On products are globally recognized as the premium products for joining plastic pipes and fittings and are used by professional installers around the world in a variety of applications such as, but not limited to, construction (residential & commercial), industrial (chemical process, water treatment, mining, etc.), irrigation (landscaping & agricultural) and others. Headquartered in California, Weld-On has state-of-the-art operations throughout the United States, as well as China, and a worldwide network of sales representatives and distributors.

Summary

The Director of Supply Chain is responsible for assisting the business unit in achieving customer satisfaction, sales and cost goals by optimizing the supply chain process. This position is responsible for all materials replenishment procedures, production planning, inventory (policy creation and execution) and the S&OP process. The Director of Supply Chain engages with sales, marketing and business unit leaders to ensure supply chain strategy is aligned with business strategy as well as supports varying customer expectations for lead time and service levels. The Director of Supply Chain engages with operations and procurement teams; and make recommendations on supply chain design to enhance effectiveness and efficiency.

This role is part of the Weld-On operations leadership team and reports to the VP Operations. This is a highly visible position interacting with marketing, sales, customer service, engineering, demand planning, operations, procurement and suppliers.

Responsibilities

Coach and develop team members to build overall team capability and ensure “ready now” successors for all positions

Monitor changes in production demand and assess impact on materials replenishment strategies and production plans.

Lead critical steps of the S&OP process. Drive alignment of the supply plan and ensure achievement the demand plan. Ensure appropriate data is available to understand scenarios and make decisions.

Drive the weekly Sales and Operations Execution (S&OE) process to monitor status against agreed S&OP plan. Make changes to production and materials plan as needed. Ensure closed loop communication with customer service and operations.

Ensure short term production schedules consider constraints and processes are in place to monitor schedule adherence

Ensure materials availability by properly defining and executing materials replenishment processes (Consignment, VMI, Kanban, MRP). Act as the first escalation point for supplier performance issues.

Monitor on-time delivery, inventory and freight performance to plan. Identify areas for improvement and drive implementation. Monitor supporting process metrics as appropriate.

Develop inventory policies that meet supply chain objectives and support business strategy. Monitor inventory positions against policy. Ensure inventory levels are in line with customer service goals. Identify supply chain improvements that will enable inventory management improvements.

Ensure the integrity of all system planning parameters

Support the resolution of import compliance issues

Qualifications BS in Science, Engineering, Supply Chain or Business discipline required; MBA preferred.

6 + years experience in a manufacturing environment with high level management experience

General knowledge of ERP systems and overall proficiency with technology tools that enable planning and reporting.

Strong analytical skills including mathematical/statistical abilities

Strong problem-solving skills; able to engage in creative, innovative and systematic thinking to develop unique, differentiated solutions to complex problems

Ability to work within high-performing teams in highly collaborative environments

Ability to listen, influence others, manage change and effectively motivate through open communication

Proficiency in process analysis and improvement implementation

Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities and drive to achieve results

Experience with LEAN manufacturing and relevant concepts/methodologies

Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, including proficiency in developing and utilizing pivot tools and macros

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills for effective interface with all internal and external stakeholders

IPS Corporation

455 W. Victoria Street Compton, CA 90220 USA

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