Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 1:18 PM
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Mars has net sales of more than 33 billion, operates six business segments including Petcare, Chocolate, Wrigley, Food, Drinks, Symbioscience, and more than 75,000 Associates worldwide that are putting its Principles into action to make a difference for people and the planet through its performance.
Mars brands include: Petcare : PEDIGREE(R), ROYAL CANIN(R), WHISKAS(R), BANFIELD(R) Pet Hospital, CESAR(R), SHEBA(R), DREAMIES(R) and NUTRO(R); Chocolate : M and M'S(R), SNICKERS(R), DOVE(R), GALAXY(R), MARS(R), MILKY WAY(R) and TWIX(R); Wrigley : DOUBLEMINT(R), EXTRA(R), ORBIT(R) and 5(TM) chewing gums, SKITTLES(R) and STARBURST(R) candies, and ALTOIDS(R) AND LIFESAVERS(R) mints. Food : UNCLE BEN'S(R), DOLMIO(R), EBLY(R), MASTERFOODS(R), SEEDS OF CHANGE(R) and ROYCO(R); Drinks : ALTERRA COFFEE ROASTERS(TM), THE BRIGHT TEA COMPANY(TM), KLIX(R) and FLAVIA(R); Symbioscience : COCOAVIA(R) and WISDOM PANEL(R).
Position Title: Team Lead Supply Chain Manager
Reports To: Sr. Manager Customer Supply
Location: Seattle, WA
Supply, Customer Care
Level of Role
Purpose of Role
The Customer Supply Chain Manager is responsible for managing all aspects of the external supply chain in order to deliver best in class service and efficient supply chain solutions with key customers. This role is the primary liaison between the customer and the Mars Petcare internal supply function and is expected to develop collaborative supply solutions through a strong understanding of inventory, transportation, warehouse management, and continuous improvement practices.
:Develop and communicate supply chain initiatives and related action plans that deliver account objectives focused on improving the overall service to customer and value creation for Mars Petcare and customer.
:Create and deliver category best practice presentations which not only attain customer objectives, but provide future opportunities aligned with the team's strategic vision, and build new practices with other customer supply chain teams.
:Develop and nurture business practices and processes with external stakeholders for sustainable business results, credibility, and integrity for future opportunities.
:Understand and execute value stream mapping concepts including but not limited to: material and information flow, identification of value and non:value activities, lean concepts, process and time mapping, decision point analysis, quality filter mapping.
:Partner with Sales teams to develop, monitor, and drive annual improvement on enterprise KPI's (topline sales, share, distribution, vendor lead time, case fill, OTIF, days of inventory, etc.).
:Co:lead with account leadership the annual planning pr
• Location: Seattle
• Post ID: 61492862 seattle