Senior Supply Chain Manager - Aiken, SC / Boonton, NJ / Centralia, MO / Leeds, AL / St. Louis, MO

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Aiken, South Carolina, Boonton, New Jersey, Centralia, Missouri, Leeds, Alabama, Lenoir City, Tennessee, Oklahoma City, Rocky Mount, St. Louis, Missouri

Job Type: Not Specified


Corporate Overview

Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Division Overview

Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.

Position Overview

The Sr. Supply Chain Manager will report directly to the Director of Materials and will be responsible for overseeing and managing overall supply chain and Operations strategy to maximize process efficiency and productivity. The successful candidate will be responsible to identify opportunities, drive continuous improvement towards standardization and ensure sustainability in the Supply Chain. This position will work closely with HUS operations, Continuous Improvement Leadership, and Hubbell Corporate leadership to drive standardization to support effective inventory management while executing to expected Customer service levels.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage of a team of Supply Chain Analysts, Inventory & Demand Planners
  • Provide leadership, communication and lead roll out in supply chain process, procedures, maturity of SAP and other technologies to drive standardization and optimization including governance and sustainment.
  • Manage and monitor supply chain KPIs (Service, Inventory, etc.), identifying root cause/opportunities/risks, facilitate cross-functional reviews including continuous improvement to meet or exceed targets
  • Develop and lead a sustainable S&OP process over multiple years including leading procedure, process and tool implementation.
  • Lead the organization with project manager methodology with regular updates on project plan, and practice regular change management elements such as communication, training/support, monitoring/reinforcing, and focus group engagement.
  • Develop and maintain strong global relationships in a matrixed environment of business, corporate and cross functional levels
  • Provide leadership, engage and contribute to business process improvements and communication across the HUS business as standardized business practices are implemented/sustained.
  • Collaborate with team members and matrixed managers across sites to ensure objectives are clear, responsibilities are understood, and progress is tracked and reported.
  • Prioritize and balance workload of multiple assignments based on business and functional objective while embracing continuous improvement.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in supply chain, operations, business or related field
  • Strong experience in progressive supply chain with proven change management, project management and relationship building skills.
  • Strong Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software experience, preferably SAP
  • Proven supply chain experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong analytical, business process analysis and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work both independently and effectively across teams and persuade/influence others.
  • Ability to manage tight deadlines, prioritize workload and achieve effective results in a fast-paced, dynamic, growing environment; effective multi-tasking skills are vital.
  • Strong appreciation for data integrity and clear process disciplines
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and utilize decision making skills.
  • Ability to travel an average 25-50%

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

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