Supply Chain Engineer Job Description Template
We are seeking a resourceful supply chain engineer to improve our supply chain operations. You will be analyzing supply chain procedures, recommending and implementing improvements, and determining supply chain KPIs.
To ensure success as a supply chain engineer, you should exhibit extensive knowledge of business operations and experience in a related industry. An accomplished supply chain engineer will be someone whose expertise translates into streamlined and cost-effective supply chain operations.
Supply Chain Engineer Responsibilities:
- Evaluating existing supply chain processes to identify areas that need optimization.
- Developing and implementing a comprehensive supply chain strategy.
- Collaborating on supply chain procedures, including inventory management, warehousing, automation, systems integration, and distribution.
- Collecting and interpreting analytical and performance data to determine supply chain KPIs.
- Recommending and implementing supply chain improvements, as well as documenting processes.
- Customizing and deploying efficient supply chain management software.
- Training and overseeing junior employees.
- Building and maintaining strong vendor and distributor relationships.
- Ensuring compliance with industry standards and safety regulations.
- Keeping abreast of developments in supply chain engineering.
Supply Chain Engineer Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in engineering, logistics, business, or a related field.
- Degree coursework in supply chain management preferred.
- At least 2 years experience as a supply chain engineer in a similar industry.
- Advanced proficiency in industry-related supply chain management software.
- In-depth knowledge of supply chain analytics and KPI measurement.
- Extensive experience in supply chain analysis and optimization.
- Exceptional analytical, strategic thinking, and problem-solving skills.
- Superb collaboration and communication abilities.
- Strong organizational and time management skills.