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Supply Chain Coordinator

Director of Supply Chain Des Plaines ,IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Supply Chain Coordinator (Des Plaines, IL) 

$50,000 - $60,000 + full benefits, PTO, and the week between Christmas & New Year’s off 


On any given day, millions of people use our products to get more out of life and enjoy the outdoors – giving us a unique opportunity to build a brighter, more sustainable future. We are a multinational distributor and are currently seeking a Supply Chain Coordinator to join our company.  Our collaboration with our suppliers is based on a mutual understanding of product and production quality, competitive prices and innovation, as well as the continuous integration of our sustainability. 


This individual will work closely with plant operations as well as many other corporate functions such as Sales, Customer Service, Logistics and Procurement. We offer many opportunities to develop a career that includes progression into senior Supply Chain Management. The ideal candidate is highly motivated and has the drive and enthusiasm in what can be sometimes be a challenging environment. 


Supply Chain Coordinator Responsibilities:  

  • Responsible for coordinating incoming/outgoing shipments and verifying multiple shipments through various modes of transportation to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Manage the buying and delivery process of goods or services on behalf of the company or the client’s needs 
  • Process purchase orders and manage purchase requisitions in SAP 
  • Prepare inventory tracking/forecasting spreadsheets and reviews of customer orders and forecasts and compare weekly to actual shipments and report status
  • Communicate with internal and external customers to ensure timely delivery, while minimizing incremental costs 
  • Assist/implement changes to allow for improved inventory management system 
  • Compare disputed merchandise with original requisitions and information from invoices, and prepare invoices for returned goods 
  • Keep records of customer interactions and transactions, recording details of inquiries, complaints, and comments, as well as actions taken 
  • Establish a strong working relationship with customers and vendors to ensure expectations and requirements are met from start to finish 


Supply Chain Coordinator Requirements: 

  • Minimum 1 - 3 years’ business experience in transportation, distribution, customer service, production planning or procurement (internships/recent graduates will be considered)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business supply chain or business management is preferred 
  • Knowledge of supply chain industry  
  • Intermediate Excel knowledge
  • Excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 

Director of Supply Chain


Des Plaines, IL