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Supply Chain Manager

Job Location: ​Bloomington

Job Location: ​Bloomington

Company description

Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them. 

Diversity Statement

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.

About the Role:

Responsible for:

  • Operations management of internal/external warehouses and the supply of materials (packaging, raw materials, semi-finished and finished products) in order to guarantee the necessary resources for execution of the production schedule
  • All Industrial warehouses and Primary Inbound and Outbound Transportation for Cost, Quality and Performance
  • Product and inventory management at 3PL warehouses
  • Specifications, quantity and volume levels within the warehouse
  • The organization of the workforce/work accomplished in the warehouse and on the finished goods handling on production lines
  • Enforcing and promote all company guidelines, policies and procedures
  • GOS KPI reporting
  • Governance of Transportation costs management on behalf of FTL (accruals, analysis, reports, continuous improvement)
  • Customs compliance – point of contact for customs

Who we are looking for:

MINIMUM Requirements: College degree with 8-11 years of experience

Specific Knowledge Required:

  • Knowledge of the levels of service necessary in production and towards the Commercial Division
  • Knowledge of products to ensure the correct material handling
  • Knowledge of technical equipment in material handling incoming for production and outgoing finished goods
  • Knowledge of Management systems for the Warehouse
  • Knowledge of specific IT tools (SAP)
  • Skill/Ability to solve Operational problems
  • Knowledge of planning and supply chain processes, and understanding of key costs
  • Knowledge of the national and international transport market (sea and land of the various types and air),
  • knowledge of Customs and border crossing requirements
  • Experience working with customs, carriers and shipping lines
  • Building Excel spreadsheets and conducting cost/benefit analysis
  • Ability to produce and deliver Power Point presentations

How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world. 

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