imds: Innovative Medical Device Solutions

Supply Chain Manager Vandalia, Ohio

§  Communicates or directs communications with customers regarding delivery and scheduling issues through Sales Support and Planner/Schedulers.

§  Determines order priorities for manufacturing personnel assuring that delivery dates are met.

§  Responsible for supplier management and vendor relationships.

§  Responsible for all purchasing and review of purchase contracts.

§  Responsible for cost controls and materials management.

§  Responsible for inventory management in raw material, WIP, and finished goods.

§  Responsible for scheduling and production planning with final authority to schedule equipment. 

§  Responsible for delivery portion of Contract Review.



§  Manage the Production Planning, Tool Crib and Supply Chain departments. 

§  Carries out management responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.

§  Effectively communicate and build relationships with all stakeholders

§  Subject matter expert.

§  Sets direction and goals for department and personnel.

§  Operates with high level of integrity, transparency and honesty.


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

§  Bachelor’s degree (B.S. or B.A.) required, and master's degree preferred, or four to ten years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

§  APICS (C.P.I.M.) certification preferred.

§  Demonstrated use of Analytical, Facilitation and Teambuilding skills

§  Possess a strong sense of ownership, accountability and urgency

§  Effective interpersonal skills, with proven ability to act hands-on and to work directly cross functionally

§  Experience with IT / ERP / other software (preferably Epicor) and technology implementations, challenges and solutions

§  Previous work experience in an ISO Manufacturing environment preferred.

§  Should possess leadership qualities and managerial abilities.

§  An ability to constantly monitor the supply chain.

§  Strong strategic skills.

§  A strong and dedicated understanding towards the client’s needs and basic requisites.