Supply Chain Manager

Date: 24-Sep-2022

Location: Cromer, NSW, AU

Company: Dover Corporation

PSG® is part of the Dover Fluids platform. We are an organisation on the move, always looking for talented and ambitious people with a desire to help us grow our business. We’re a global leader in integrated flow solutions and leader in the manufacture of pumps, systems and related flow-control solutions for the safe, efficient and reliable transfer of critical and valuable materials. PSG features world-class pump brands – Wilden®, Blackmer®, Neptune™, Almatec®, Mouvex®, Griswold™, All-Flo™, Abaque®, Redscrew™, Ebsray® and Quattroflow™ – and are committed to servicing key vertical markets that include Hygienic, Water, Pharmaceutical, Chemical and Energy. 

We feature world-class facilities in six countries, including operations in the US, France, Germany, India, Australia, and China; and have a localised presence in over 100 countries. At PSG, we are passionately committed to the development of innovative 'sustainable' technologies. We are relentless in our pursuit of excellence, and confident in the market knowledge and expertise we bring to our customers.  
 
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 Fluids segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV).  Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues in excess of $7 billion

The Supply Chain Manager is responsible for; process excellence, analytic and decision support, outsourcing/in sourcing, strategic/BVC (Best Value Country) sourcing, category management, supply base development and management.  This individual is responsible for ensuring the supply continuity (quality and delivery) of purchased parts, components, assemblies and services and ability to deliver cost savings and avoid cost increases at the TCO (total cost of ownership) level. The role requires the individual to be able to support the business site to optimise inventory, improve working capital and drive for lean and continuous improvement.   This person can effectively interact at all levels of the organization and align up objectives cross functionally to achieve supply chain management goals.

Responsibilities

  • Development and implementation of material cost reduction programs to support financial objectives of the business, with a major focus on metals, castings, critical outsourced completed components for both domestic and international suppliers.
  • Evaluate supplier core competencies and identify strategic suppliers for long term partnership.
  • Participate in development of negotiation strategies that deliver against business objectives and achieves sustainable relationships with suppliers.
  • Manage buyers’ responsibilities including request for quotations, inventory levels, on-time deliveries, cost reduction projects, expediting, supplier relationship management and MRP system maintenance.
  • Develop and implement a consistent approach, tools, and process for cross-functional supply chain analysis, driving alignment and consistency.
  • Establish and implement appropriate metrics to measure departmental and supplier performance.
  • Execute annual goals and objectives, in coordination with business objectives
  • Supplier management including negotiating contracts with suppliers, as well as performing research and selection to enhance profitability and reduction of operating costs.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Operations, Purchasing, or related field of study is desired or related experience in planning, sourcing, purchasing and supply chain or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Exceptional negotiation expertise.
  • Strong administrative and data management skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects, priorities, and deadlines.
  • Extensive experience with negotiating terms and conditions (T&Cs), long term agreements (LTA), Pricing.

 

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


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