Head Supply Chain - Consumer Durables (14-20 yrs)

Published On: 7 Feb 2021

Job Details

Job Title/Designation

Head Supply Chain - Consumer Durables (14-20 yrs)

Industry Name

Consumer Durables/Goods/Electronics

Work Experience

14 - 20


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No. of Positions



Purchase/Logistics/Supply Chain

Job Type

Full Time

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Description Information


Head Supply Chain - Consumer Durables (14-20 yrs)



The role would be responsible for establishing a clear and effective business ownership for Supply Chain processes within the organization to ensure adherence of the defined standards and key deliverables will be :


•             Leading the demand and inventory management processes and ensuring they are capable of meeting agreed business targets

•             Engage and lead operations planning and generate demand planning in sync with annual business plan

•             Working very closely with production planning, manufacturing and sourcing teams to meet sales forecast as per the plan

•             Inventory and Replenishment automation by deploying tools like TOC methodology.

•             Analysing work flow, OTIF, planned order, Resource Optimization, Order loss, RCCP & schedule customer order based on material availability, machine capacity and constraints.

•             Managing Warehouse facilities and Distribution operations to ensure availability of products to fulfil customer orders in a timely manner from both the central and branch, warehouses in accordance with optimal supply planning.

•             Maintaining the inventory at optimal levels / targeted DSI (Day Sales Inventory) including safety stocks analysis

•             Reviewing the material and production lead time on a scheduled basis together with Sourcing, Production and Quality Control

•             Developing demand and inventory policy through analysis of all supply chain factors

•             Generating short/medium term net requirements and negotiating supply plan with international suppliers

•             Maintaining all products within agreed inventory parameters to ensure continuity of supply

•             Ensuring demand analysis and consumption tracking is carried out on behalf of the business

•             Negotiating supply delivery to enable Sales to expedite order fulfilment

•             Providing financial and volume projections of inventory to supplement decision-making, and presenting the implications to the business.



Skills and Attributes


•             5+ years of experience in heading Supply Chain with a consumer product company

•             MBA –Ops Mgmt / SCM

•             Development of integrated sales, forecasting and planning processes.

•             Experience of working with SAP essential

•             Sharp Negotiation skills