Supply Chain Director – Automotive

Supply Chain Director – Automotive

Detroit, MI

A Global leader in Automotive Electronics is in need of a Director of Supply Chain. The Company is a World Class leader in advanced technology for the vehicle. The Qualified candidate will have 10+ years’ experience in Supply Chain Management. As the Director of Supply Chain you will lead a global Supply Chain team dedicated to Automotive OEM and tier one customers.  Listed below are some of the duties and responsibilities for this position. Make no mistake this is a true leadership position. Your management ability’s will be challenged daily as you will be a member of the decision making team. We are actively interviewing. Please submit your resume as soon as you are able.

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Working experience in an international professional environment
  • Proficient understanding of all levels of the supply chain processes (e.g. customer service desk, inventory planning, warehouse management, transportation and distribution management, international physical flows and import process)
  • Experience with managing a supply chain team of 10+ people
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Excel, SAP system, EDI´s and other tools
  • Analytical mindset coupled with a strong business acumen
  • Outstanding organizational and management skills
  • Significant and relevant management and leadership experience in a supply chain based environment in the USA and preferably Mexico
  • Experience in joining global supply chain projects
  • Customer Service Level Management in all means
  • Experience with Lean or other Continuous Improvement methodologies
  • Depth knowledge in end to end supply chain processes and best practices
  • Legal, finance and cost knowledge
  • Able to manage KPI´s
  • Quality System Management such as ISO, IATF
  • Automotive experience required

Salary:  Base plus bonus and benefits

Relocation:  Full relocation provided

Language:  Fluent in English; Spanish a nice-to-have

Degree:  Bachelor’s degree required – Supply Chain Degree a plus