We are looking for an experienced Supply Chain Manager who can effectively develop and strengthen our supply chain protocols, procedures and strategy. The successful candidate will have excellent leadership skills and the ability to put together a talented, efficient team. This position reports directly to the Vice President of Operations, and will be responsible for the management and oversight of all aspects of the company’s supply chain (primarily Procurement, Strategic Sourcing, and Inventory Planning) to support over $80M in production and facilities operations. This position focuses on cost effectively ensuring the supply of high-quality products and services to enable uninterrupted production supply and market competitiveness.
Must have at least 5 years’ experience in supply chain management with specific experience in identifying, qualifying, developing, and maintaining domestic and global suppliers
Focus on Procurement activity management in a manufacturing environment
Strong MS Excel acumen and analytical abilities
Bachelor’s Degree (BS) in Supply Chain Management, or related business, finance or technical field such as engineering required or equivalent experience
Strong track record of effective inventory planning, supplier management and cost management utilizing a broad knowledge of principles and practices in a manufacturing environment
Experience managing machine shops and casting suppliers required.
Strong interpersonal, written and verbal skills.
Must have demonstrated effective communication skills with customers and suppliers
Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office experience and an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP/MRP) system
Highly organized to manage multiple product lines
Strong leadership skills, integrity based, with team-focused attitude
Must possess strong leadership, management and motivational skills with the ability to interface effectively with all functions, internal and external, of the company
Sound analytical skills and ability to take responsibility for multiple projects to achieve goals and meet deadlines
Positive attitude and ethics which support our company's values and a healthy, high performance culture
About Century Arms, Inc
Century Arms, the premier AK manufacturer in North America, has been in business for over 50 years. We provide quality firearms and ammunition at excellent prices to the American collector and sportsman.