Corporate Director, Material Systems in Scottsdale, AZ at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

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Job Title
Corporate Director, Material Systems

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Job Summary
No calls or resume will be accepted from outside search firms. Candidates should apply directly online for this position. Leads supply chain and material systems professionals in developing and implementing world class supply chain strategies. Develops and drives supply chain and materials strategies that are consistent with established company policies, strategy, and established metrics. Ensures consistency in Material Systems processes between Benchmark sites.

Essential Functions and Competencies

Robust understanding of functional supply chain processes to include procurement, planning, demand management, warehousing, transportation, risk management, sustainability, strategic sourcing, customer relationship management, and total cost of ownership.
Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Lead multiple project teams to implement a global supply chain strategy that is synchronized with Benchmark’s material strategies and metrics.
• Assists to identify and implement programs, tools, processes and procedures to meet corporate objectives in supply chain
• Identifies opportunities to maximize internal and external efficiencies, optimize inventory and reduce total cost of ownership in the supply chain.
• Implement programs to optimize inventory turnover while mitigating inventory exposure and reducing risk for both Benchmark and our customer.
• Measure and report on project statuses
• Assist Benchmark sites in the deployment of materials management tools and processes
• Document and train on new processes, procedures and tools for global organization
• Maintains a current best practice knowledge and deployment within Supply Chain management.
• Regularly participates in and utilizes industry leading best practice resources to continually upgrade function and employees’ capabilities.

Minimum 5 years of direct material systems or supply chain experience with at least 2 years of experience in a leadership role. Prefer one of the following certifications: Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) – APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) – APICS Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) – Institute of Supply Management

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Operations, Engineering or related field preferred.
Job Category
Corporate G&A
Job Location
Scottsdale, AZ, USA

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