In this role, the selected candidate will lead the accounting and reporting of global inventory; support all Cost Accounting and Inventory functions; ensure all functional leaders within Operations have clear visibility of inventory costs and related information. Deliver timely review and analysis of all inventory transactions, product costing, manufacturing, overhead rates and purchase price variances.
In this role, you will assist with implementing the preferred logistic model, asset management and standard payment terms within our supply base. Ensure the use of, and adherence to the global procurement policies and procedures in the plant.
The role will be responsible for data gathering and conducting detailed analysis with the goal of improving the GEOS-NA supply chain operations which includes procurement, production planning, supply/demand planning, transportation and customer service.
In this role, you will be responsible to schedule and lead calls with sales, marketing and solutions management to obtain the necessary customer and product information to produce the monthly 12 month rolling demand plan.
In this role, the selected candidate will perform various purchasing duties to obtain supplies, raw materials, and equipment; responsible for the purchase of quality material at the lowest cost and best total value consistent with company guidelines and policy.
In this role, the selected candidate will manage the skill set of the team; define training plans; allocate resources to meet project objectives; conduct annual assessments of the team; and provide technical and managerial support to the team as required.
This role is also responsible for achieving significant service, productivity and financial improvement results within the context of the Operations Shared Services department's key strategic objectives and operating plan.
In this role, the successful candidate will identify and implement process improvements that capitalize on inventory cost reduction and improve customer service through the use of inventory management best practices.