Supply Chain Project Manager at Ultra Global Business Services in Columbia City, Indiana

Posted in Management 2 days ago.

Job Description:

The Supply Chain Project Manager is responsible for identifying, leading, evaluating and implementing LEAN/Six Sigma Methodology that will: sustain, optimize and constantly enhance supply and logistics capabilities.

This role will work cross functionally to develop and deploy new supply chain solutions that accommodate a dynamic business environment. Deliverables will improve processes, service levels, efficiency, inventory, space, quality and cost which will have a direct impact on our total customer experience. Direct supply chain functional support required as needed.

  • Leading and supporting initiatives that ensure the supply chain operates with industry best practices in the areas of Innovation, Efficiency, Customer Service/Service Level, Inventory Management and Quality.

  • Mobilizing effective project teams or activities; identifying key stakeholders and resources; communicating effectively across teams and groups; reprioritizing as necessary to address changes in the business and/or shifting needs.

  • Interpreting customer (internal/external) needs and requirements, turn concepts into practice, identifying process opportunities and quantifying results with data collection and visualization.

  • Enhance efficiency through deployment of lean methodologies, coaching and mentoring of team and associates, role modeling, building positive relationships and influencing others effectively.

  • Identifying, selecting and leading projects which optimize customer satisfaction (internal/external) and improve supply chain KPI's

  • Benchmarking practices and procedures with internal and external partners to ensure competitive and best-in-class processes and operations.

  • Ensure all SHE policies and procedures are enforced

  • Other projects, responsibilities and direct functional contributions as assigned

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Logistics and Distribution, related field, or equivalent experience

  • 5 or more years of progressive Supply Chain experience

  • Ability to participate in domestic and international travel (up to 10%)

  • Ability to obtain a US Government Security Clearance. Clearances are granted to US Citizens

Desired Skills and Abilities:

  • Familiarity with DOD purchasing and inventory logistics requirements including FAR, DFARS, ITAR, CMMC, and DCMA strong preferred

  • Lean Six Sigma and/or Continuous Improvement Experience

  • Advanced ERP user experience

  • MRP/MPS planning experience

  • S&OP process experience

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail

  • Project management experience

Ultra specialises in providing application-engineered bespoke solutions. We focus on our customers' mission critical and intelligent systems in defence, security, critical detection & control markets. Our capabilities and technologies can be found on many of the world's long-term military programmes. We employ over 4,500 employees across the globe and are listed on the London Stock Exchange. Ultra operates mainly as a Tier 3 (sub-system) and occasionally a Tier 2 systems provider, in the Maritime, C3 (Communications, Command and Control) and Cyber, military and commercial aerospace, nuclear and industrial sensors markets. We use both research and development , to provide innovative, mission specific bespoke technological solutions to our customer's most complex problems. Learn more by visiting our website;

We offer medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a Company match.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all indibiduals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing compensation. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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