Supply Chain Manager

Date: Sep 11, 2022

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: Dover Corporation

PSG is a global pump and dispensing solution expert and leading manufacturer of pumps, systems and related flow-control technology for the safe and efficient transfer of critical and valuable fluids and materials. Headquartered in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA, PSG is comprised of several world-class brands, including Abaque™, All-Flo, Almatec®, Blackmer®, Ebsray®, EnviroGear®, Griswold®, Hydro Systems, Mouvex®, Neptune™, Quattroflow™ and Wilden®. PSG products are manufactured on three continents, North America, Europe and Asia, in state-of-the-art facilities that practice lean manufacturing and are ISO-certified. PSG is part of the Pumps and Process Solutions segment of Dover Corporation. For additional information on PSG, please visit PSG: Where Innovation Flows.
We are an organization on the move, always looking for talented and ambitious people with a desire to help us grow our business. We thrive on winning and being number one. PSG offers a unique combination of the both small company atmosphere: with an ownership mindset that allows you to make close-to-the-customer decisions; an innovative approach in seeing beyond what is possible today and entrepreneurial spirit in the pursuit of new opportunities;  combined with benefits of a large company’s scale, tools, career planning and financial strength of Dover. Join PSG, a growing global company where your curiosity, hard work and ambition is rewarded with exceptional career opportunities in a friendly & fast paced environment. Welcome aboard!

PSG is part of the Pumps and Process Solutions segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer and solutions provider with annual revenue of approximately $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, consumable supplies, aftermarket parts, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of over 23,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible.






Position Title:

Supply Chain Manager


Reports To:

Director, Operations


Cincinnati, OH





Position Summary:

The Supply Chain Manager reports to the Director of Operations and serves as a functional leader within the PSG Hydro Team. This role is responsible for the development and delivery of supply strategies that ensure supply continuity (quality and delivery) of purchased parts, components, assemblies, services. Additional responsibilities include: process excellence, analytic and decision support, outsourcing/in sourcing, strategic/global/BVC (Best Value Country) sourcing, category management, supply base development and management, new product development, merger and acquisition due diligence, integration


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide strong leadership and clear direction in strategic and tactical supply chain activities to support the PSG Hydro business growth.
  • Create and implement strategies to drive the improvements in the sourcing of materials and supplies, while ensuring supplier quality, cost, and delivery targets are maintained.
  • Develop and execute projects to improve working capital (planning, inventory, payment terms, service)
  • Analyze inventories to determine how to increase inventory turns, reduce waste, or optimize customer service
  • Provide cost savings recommendations and ensure spend is within budget
  • Manage the development of multiple suppliers, as well as the criteria for contract negotiations and administration.
  • Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers, vendors, or freight forwarder
  • Perform spend data and analytics (Bravo); manage supply risk with mitigation plans; effectively tracking and reporting supply chain initiatives results
  • Ensure compliance will all appropriate regulations related to the organization supply chain (supplier TPG, country of origin, HTS, REACH, RoHS, Prop 65, tooling/assist)
  • Comply with and model all safety and corporate guidelines on business ethics
  • Ensures that all assignments are performed in compliance with all applicable Federal, State, Provincial and Company safety and health regulations, and where applicable, proper personal protective equipment is utilized



  • Bachelor’s Degree is required (Supply Chain, Business, Engineering or related field). Graduate degree is preferred
  • 8 + years of supply management experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Professional certification CPSM, CPM, CPIM, CIRM, PMP preferred
  • Experience, or knowledge of, data systems and analytics which can include ERP/MRP/MRP II systems
  • Strong computer skills Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Experience with lean manufacturing techniques, project management, supplier management
  • Excellent people skills and adaptable to change, and strong presentation skills to present to upper management
  • Lead large cross-functional teams through an end-to-end project lifecycle to implement new processes and systems
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills


Desired Characteristics:

  • Outstanding verbal, written and interpersonal skills at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to multi-task and perform in a dynamic environment
  • Highly organized and efficient in approaching tasks
  • Strong team player, work ethic and commitment to win, self-starter with ability to problem solve, anticipate and avoid issues
  • Strong attention to detail, hands-on and strive to execute
  • Interfaces with wide array of individuals, able to influence
  • Proven experience in managing own work-streams independently with pragmatic focus on solution impact


Dover PSG will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the US.  Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Ohio : Cincinnati || Americas : United States : Ohio : Lebanon || Americas : United States : Ohio : West Chester

Sub Division : North America

Job Requisition ID : 45310

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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