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Supply Chain Manager

HempStaff, LLC Chatsworth, CA
  • Expired: 25 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

A well-known cannabis company is currently experiencing rapid growth and is seeking a motivated and determined individual with strong analytical skills to take on the role of Supply Chain Manager. The ideal candidate will ensure projects start and finish on time by paying attention to details from product development through packaging of cannabis finished goods. As such, the Supply Chain Manager, liaises with Product Development, Design, Sourcing, Quality Control and Marketing departments to ensure products are executed on time.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

• Work closely with Marketing on new product development and product improvements

• Sourcing vendors for raw materials, branded merchandise & packaging

• Develop tools to support sourcing initiatives (RFIs, RFQ, etc.)

• Lead negotiations with suppliers based on market intelligence and data

• Conduct market research as necessary to support strategic sourcing initiatives

• Research and vet potential supplier, vendors and sub-contractors

• Analyze price proposals, data, quality and service

• Identify and develop suppliers, implementing new programs and developing requests for proposals

• Monitor supplier performance and implement best-in-class sourcing activities, including commodity management and supply base streamlining

• Generates vendor analytics reports for management as requested

• Meet with vendors and build and maintain trusted relationships and negotiate pricing

• Work efficiently and effectively with internal customers and external suppliers

• Work with sales team to ensure products meets market standards

• Build product release plans that include product quality goals and testing, documentation, support training, sales training, and marketing preparation

• Maintain accountability and inventory of all raw materials and finished products to ensure that is consistent and always available

• Provide leadership to ensure that safety and company policies are adhered to consistently and effectively

• Maintain a running estimate of project milestones and deliverables

• Project management of multiple product launches in varying phases from conception through development and finally packaging

• Manage allocation and sourcing of internal and external resources

• Ensure regulatory compliance, manage/prevent risk, and maintain an effective business continuity strategy

• Provides guidance in the creation of and revision to Standard Operating Procedures and Manufacturing Batch Records

Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree preferred

• Minimum of 3 years of Sourcing experience for consumer products (packaged goods preferred)

• 3 years’ experience in regional industry logistics

• Experience in the Food, Tobacco, Liquor, Pharmaceutical or Cannabis industry

• Adequate knowledge of business and management principles (budgeting, strategic planning and resource allocation)

• Safety, quality, productivity, demand creation, inventory processes experience

• Able to define a winning business strategy and product quality

• Strong analytical, negotiation, critical thinking, problem solving skills

• Must be able to work alone and represent the company properly

• Computer literate (Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, etc.)

HempStaff, LLC

Why Work Here?

Get into the booming Cannabis / Hemp Industry!

HempStaff is the industry leader in hemp and cannabis industry recruiting and dispensary training. We are your hemp and cannabis industry headhunters, as we specialize in finding management level employees, such as Master Growers, Extractors or Dispensary Managers, even if we have to relocate them from a different state. We are also there for the inexperienced candidate, with dispensary agent training and certification, that can help them find medical marijuana jobs. For more info check out our website www.hempstaff.com and our job board www.cannabisemployment.com

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