Supply Chain Manager

FreeWire Technologies is seeking a Supply Chain Manager to join our team in San Leandro, CA. You will be responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring our overall supply chain strategy in order to maximize efficiency and productivity.

Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement the overall supply chain strategy

  • Collaborate with sales, operations, and customer service teams

  • Work to minimize supplier risk by establishing strategies for risk evaluation

  • Research potential vendors and compare their products, prices, and services

  • Negotiate contracts with commodity suppliers and set up terms for prices and delivery

  • Determine key supply chain KPIs

  • Suggest solutions for process improvements

  • Identify process bottleneck and implement solutions in a timely manner

  • Train and evaluate others

  • Provide constructive feedback

  • Work with finance, sales, and manufacturing team to determine best vendors and distributors

  • Build and maintain good relationships with vendors

Qualifications

  • Previous working experience as a Supply Chain Manager for (10) years, preferably in the electromechanical arena

  • Hands on experience with supply chain management software (MRP/ERP, WMS, etc.)

  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company’s success

  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills

  • Team player

  • Good time-management skills

  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

  • BA in Supply Chain Management, Finance, or similar relevant field