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Supply Chain Management Specialist

  • Ref: 292355
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Stamford, CT
  • Industry: Food
  • Job Level: Manager
  • Pay: $75,000 - 80,000 plus Bonus

Opportunity Description

Inventory Manager for a large food manufacturer

Job Duties

This position reports to the Senior Manager of Supply Chain and is responsible for ensuring inventory availability within the network and managing supply and demand planning. The primary purpose of this role is to plan, manage, and optimize inventory levels, define inventory replenishment parameters, and lead demand and supply planning processes to ensure sufficient service levels to the organizations customers.

  • Inventory Management: Plan, manage & optimize inventory across the global network
  • Supply & Demand Planning: Lead, manage and refine supply and demand planning processes


  • Bachelors degree; a major in Business, Finance, Supply Chain or Engineering preferred

Experience & Skills Required

  • 3-5 years of inventory management and planning experience
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills with the ability to manipulate large data sets and develop insights to support decision making; proficient with Microsoft PowerPoint to professionally convey findings and results
  • Relevant S&OP exposure and supply chain data analysis experience
  • Familiar with ERP systems used to manage the transfer and accounting of inventory within the network; SAP familiarity preferred
  • Experience with managing external relationships required to support inventory movement and visibility, such as 3PL providers, EDI providers, etc. preferred
  • Self-starter who takes initiative on projects and has a passion for process improvement; willing to take the lead to see initiatives through to completion
  • Highly collaborative and enjoys working in team environments to solve complex problems
  • Strong attention to detail

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