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Associate Supply Chain Manager Job

DATE: Sep 22, 2021

LOCATION: Marshfield, Missouri, United States

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Primary Location: Marshfield , Missouri 

Relocation Offered: No 

Employment Status: full-time

Travel: 10% 

Pay Grade: 9/10 


As our Associate Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for providing effective materials management and coordination of all procurement, inventory control, and transportation logistics at our Marshfield Plant. You will also be responsible for supervising a team of 5 (Purchasing Agent, Supply Chain Coordinator, Purchasing Assistant, Materials Planner, and a Warehouse Team Lead.


Note: Up to 10% travel may be required


What you'll be doing

  • Leading the procurement processes for materials, finished goods, tooling, equipment, and services
  • Developing inventory control procedures to support material flow, layout, cost effectiveness, and accuracy
  • Managing inventory process including physical inventory, cycle counting, audits, and reconciliation
  • Supporting best practices to improve productivity, quality, service, security, and efficiency of AWI’s supply chain function
  • Developing and maintaining supplier relationships while analyzing supplier quality, capability, capacity, service, and costs
  • Negotiating pricing and terms with suppliers
  • Partnering with Corporate Procurement to align vendors, procurement strategies, key performance indicators, and best practice procedures
  • Developing and coordinating new policies and procedures regarding procurement
  • Creating, updating, and maintaining standard work process documentation
  • Partnering with production and project managers in project reviews
  • Overseeing all shipping, receiving and material handling activities at our Marshfield Plant



Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration, Manufacturing Technology, Logistics, OR 5+ years of equivalent work experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong computer proficiency including knowledge of Microsoft Office and SAP applications.
  • Ability to negotiate and hold established lines
  • Experience with inventory management and flow through the system
  • Familiarity with planning and executing purchasing strategies
  • Previous experience managing and directing employees


Work Environment:

You will be working within a professional office environment and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions. No PPE is required. You will also have exposure to a manufacturing setting and can be subject to extreme cold and hot temperatures; uneven walking surfaces with cords, tools, and other obstacles; and loud noises.


About the Location (Marshfield, MO)

Architectural Components Group, Inc. (ACGI), a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI), is one of twelve AWI plants in North America. Our Marshfield plant in south western Missouri is conveniently located within 3 hours to large cities such as Tulsa, Kansas City, and St. Louis as well as within 30 minutes to the smaller city of Springfield. However, it's rural attributes serve to also attract outdoorsmen and nature enthusiasts.  Eight large lakes are within an hour's drive, two smaller lakes are within 30 minutes. All offer an array of outdoor opportunities including fishing, boating, skiing, and sailing. Hiking, biking, wildlife areas, streams, and other river opportunities are within a short drive including the Niangua and Compton Hollow Conservation Areas just outside of Marshfield's city limits.


Equal Opportunity Employer: ACGI, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans




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