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Supply Chain Manager

Location: 

Shanghai, SH, CN

Req ID:  3059
Job Type: 
Edgewell is a global team of over 6,000 visionaries, doers and makers. Our secret is people, and we have an inspiring and collaborative global force of them. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries by making useful things joyful. Together, we reimagine good mornings and endless summers, strive for more sustainable ways to beautify and bond, and do it all with not only confidence but determination.

Position Summary

Provide leadership for overall Supply Chain functions to establish, maintain and improve efficient and effective Greater China end to end Supply Chain. Key responsible area includes Supply, Demand, Inventory and Warehouse & Distribution management, customer service on top of the Team management.

 

Universal Accountabilities

  • Lead the organization to manage and improve business processes and key Supply Chain performance. Key measures include Customer Service Level, Warehouse & Distribution Cost, Days in Inventory and Forecast Accuracy.
  • Lead the monthly consensus meeting with Commercial team to create an aligned demand forecast.
  • Identify capacity/supply and/or inventory issues (both up and down) enough in advance to allow controlling customers’ demand as well as to alert Suppliers / 3PL for preparing operational hedging.
  • Accountable for developing a firm inventory plan for both short term and full financial year and achieving inventory goals by balancing production/supply with demand forecast.
  • Manage and lead efforts to optimize and improve outsourced Warehouse & Distribution functions from cost and service standpoints.
  • Manage a shift to focusing on value creation and lead more than one value chain management.
  • Drive improvements to create innovations to our consumers/customers.
  • Maintain excellent partnership with key suppliers and key customers and develop strategic join business plans with them.
  • Provide vision for the Supply Chain team. Set targets, monitor progress, coach and develop team members.

 

 

Required Skills and Experience

  • Lead the team to establish and maintain strong Supply Chain functions for providing of class A operation and service.
  • Collaboration – Ability to collaborate with cross functional team and influence all levels of management.
  • Team leadership –  Able to lead a team and represent the Supply Chain function.
  • Drive change – initiate and enable change to continuously improve operations.
  • Project management- Ability to manage a project involving different department and different levels of the organization.
  • Communication – Clear verbal and written communication skills with ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders at all levels.
  • Analytical and logical thinking is mandatory for data and root cause analysis to perform appropriate actions.
  • Training and team development – Maintain updated knowledge and information on SCM-FMCG-3PL industries including best practice, technology and others to keep abreast with competitors.
  • Solution oriented – Deliver Supply Chain solutions to fulfill business needs for Value Chain creation and be consumer centricity.

Working Relationships

Reports to Director, End to End Supply Chain APACMEA

Direct reports include: Supply Chain colleagues

Job Tools

Microsoft Office Applications, SAP, Manugistics

Work Environment

Office based with international travel

 

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Edgewell is an equal opportunity employer. We do all we can to create a collaborative and diverse global team, where good ideas can thrive, and our colleagues can learn and lead. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We listen deeply and speak directly to create an environment that’s open to difference. We aim to bring joy to not only the products we create and the people we serve, but our colleagues across the globe too.