Supply Chain Manager

Date: Apr 13, 2024

Location: Lewisberry, PA, US

Company: Dorman Products

Dorman was founded on the belief that people should have greater freedom to fix motor vehicles. For over 100 years, we have been driving new solutions, releasing tens of thousands of aftermarket replacement products engineered to save time and money, and increase convenience and reliability. Founded and headquartered in the United States, we are a pioneering global organization offering an always-evolving catalog of automotive, heavy-duty and specialty vehicle products.  Today, we have more than 3,500 employees across 28 different locations, with a family of brands that also includes SuperATV and Dayton Parts. Publicly traded under the stock ticker DORM, we had revenues surpassing $1.7 billion in 2022 and over $3.5 billion in enterprise value.

Everyone who works at Dorman is called a Contributor. We need everyone, regardless of role and experience, to contribute to our success. That means everyone has a unique ability to make an impact on the business. We encourage all our Contributors to bring their authentic selves to work. The freedom to pursue new ideas, offer different perspectives, and grow in your career is fundamental to working at Dorman.

JOB SUMMARY:

In this exciting hands-on role, you will manage the planning, scheduling, sourcing, and procurement, of all materials required to support production. This involves supervising and overseeing a team dedicated to supply management practices such as vendor selection, commercial negotiations, material planning and supplier management. The manager is also responsible for overseeing the securing all non-inventoried materials and services necessary to support company activities.

PRIMARY DUTIES (5-7 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES)

•            Manage the material planning, procurement, and scheduling of materials

•            Supervising and overseeing vendor selection, price negotiations, material planning, supplier management and production scheduling activities

•            Securing all non-inventoried materials and services

•            Ensuring compliance of department to all site quality standards

•            Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

•            Strong communication and negotiation skills

•            Advanced systems experience utilizing MRP and Purchasing ERP programs

•            Advanced Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access experience

•            Ability to network and deal with vendors and suppliers

•            Strong leadership abilities

•            Analytical skills and the ability to proficiently plan and organize functions.

•            Supervision experience in a purchasing or supply chain management environment

•            Experience in an ISO/IATF Certified Manufacturing Environment

•            Physical Requirement: Capability to lift 20 pounds. Working Conditions: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach, swivel, carry items from one building to another, and speak and actively listen.  Noise level is usually moderate.

EDUCATION OR EXPERIENCE:

•            Bachelor’s degree in business management, material management, logistics, or supply chain

•            Minimum 5 years’ experience in  supply management

REQUIRED CORE VALUES & COMPETENCIES

Dorman Core Values

•            Ideation & Innovation

•            Deliver Customer Value

•            Empower Our Contributors

•            Accountability for Results

•            Strive for Excellence       Dorman Job Competencies

•            Communication Skills

•            Leadership

•            Analytical Skills

 

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Dorman Products is an equal opportunity employer; we value a combination of ideas, perspectives, and cultures at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.  www.DormanProducts.com


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