La-Z-Boy Supply Chain Manager in Redlands, California

Supply Chain Manager

at La-Z-Boy

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JOB SUMMARY: Provides leadership and direct oversight of all production scheduling, materials management and logistics operations in the plant. Ensures customer orders and deliveries are as requested, on time, and as specified.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:• Finish goods forecasting.• Actively manages logistics and logistics’ costs for inbound and outbound freight. • Directs finish goods production reporting, labeling, storage, planning loads, internal transportation, and releasing of loads to customers.• Bill of materials changes, accuracy, and ECN implementation.• Oversee Inventory systems at the plant and off site warehouse.• Manage planning data used to drive purchases of raw materials through materials requirements planning system.• Leads purchasing group including supplier scheduling, purchase orders, and supply performance.• Ensures raw materials, expensed materials, and component receipts, stores, and delivery as needed to production processes.• Performs continuous improvement and uses lean methodologies to increase productivity and teaches these skills to team members. • Monitors financials of inventory management, indirect labors and logistics. Ensures cost management efficiencies for all supply chain areas. • Works with suppliers to achieve improved performance.SCOPE & IMPACT: Responsibility for Managers and Professional personnel in the Supply Chain Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: • Bachelor’s degree in related field with 6-8 years of Supply Chain Management experience, or equivalent • Operational knowledge of essential computer programs• Proven ability to communicate with all employees• Record of strong Safety and Quality program support• Experience in Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement methodologies• CPM or CPIM certification• 5% Travel RequiredPREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: • Master’s degree in Business or related field • Lean Manufacturing certification• Specialized training in Supply Chain management, Logistics, Production Scheduling or Leadership• Six Sigma Black BeltSUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: May have up to 5 direct reports.PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: Often required to sit, repetitive hand motion (such as typing), hear, listen, talk, stand, walk and lift – up to 10 pounds. Seldom required to bend, stoop, climb stairs, climb ladders, kneel, squat, crouch, balance, and reach overhead, pull, push or lift – up to 50 pounds. CORE ATTRIBUTES:Communicate TransparentlyLead the Team Impact and Influence Deliver ResultsCoach and Develop OTHER DUTIES: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the incumbent for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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Things have really evolved since La-Z-Boy first introduced the recliner in 1928. Over the subsequent decades, our product line has grown to include a myriad of pieces and styles, and our brand name has become highly recognized across the country and around the globe. But throughout our history, one fact remained constant: The La-Z-Boy brand name is synonymous with comfort and quality.

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