Warehouse Supervisor

Requisition ID:  4800
Location: 

Sparrows Point, MD, US, 21219

Pay Type:  Salary
Travel Requirement: <10%

ARE YOU READY TO BUILD PROGRESS WITH US?  
Driven by our purpose: Building progress for people and the planet. We are transforming to become the global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions. Holcim is enabling greener cities, smarter infrastructure and improving living standards around the world. With sustainability at the core of its strategy Holcim is becoming a net zero company, with its people and communities at the heart of its success. The company is driving circular construction as a world leader in recycling to build more with less. Holcim is 70,000 people around the world who are passionate about building progress for people and the planet through four business segments: Cement, Ready-Mix Concrete, Aggregates and Solutions & Products.

Description: 

ABOUT THE ROLE
Support the procurement function within an operating company by maximizing efficiencies associated with the provision of materials to the operation.

 

WHAT YOU'll BE DOING

  • Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
  • Manage all aspects of warehousing including handling stock reconciliations, handling incoming goods, issuing goods, receiving returned goods, stocktaking and managing quality and inspection stock
  • Implement and manage warehousing strategies, policies and procedures as defined by the Inventory Manager to ensure that movement and storage of goods is managed effectively throughout the operating company
  • Ensure warehousing KPIs are met in order to support the effective running of the operating company and prepare and publish warehousing reports to demonstrate performance
  • Drive improvement and results in operational efficiency and inventory improvement strategies
  • Take responsibility for receiving, storing and dispatching goods, tracking shipments, coordinating import and export activities liaising with internal and external customers and suppliers as necessary
  • Ensure warehouse strategies that assure plant reliability are properly defined and enforced
  • Implement warehouse management policy and best practice procedures
  • Constantly improve warehouse performance (ensure warehouse KPIs are defined and measured)
  • Ensure OHS requirements are met in the warehouse
  • Create SAP Contracts and place MRP Orders
  • Work closely with other functions (maintenance, production, finance) to effectively support the operation
  • Ensure accurate and timely delivery of stock to the operation 

 

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

Education: Bachelor's degree or with at least 3 years of experience or High School years of equivalent experience.

Field of Study Preferred: Purchasing, Logistics, Planning

Required Work Experience: 3-5 years in purchasing or warehouse management3-5 years in a manufacturing environment (production or maintenance)

Preferred Training/Certifications: CPM (Certified Purchasing Manager) 

Required Computer and Software Skills: Proficient in MS Office, Lotus Notes. Good SAP knowledge or equivalent

Additional Requirements: 

  • Leadership ability to drive direct reports as well as cross-functional teams
  • Ability to build relationships and command respect
  • Costs / results focused
  • Strong strategic skills and problem solving/analytical skills  
  • Strong organisation, planning and prioritising skills and attention to detail
  • Strong written and oral communication skills; be able to communicate effectively at all levels, and with all functions at least in English
  • Convincing communicator / personality with high sensitivity to customers and suppliers who can balance empathy and assertiveness  
  • Familiarity with the use of ERP/MRP systems  
  • Ability to continuously improve efficiency of processes and manage change
  • Strong customer orientation 
  • Experience in forecasting, MRPII, ISO9001, Batch tracking, ERP systems, EDI or scanning systems
  • Ability to build relationships and command respect
  • Costs / results focused  
  • Strong strategic skills and problem solving/analytical skills
  • Strong organisation, planning and prioritising skills and attention to detail  
  • Strong written and oral communication skills; be able to communicate effectively at all levels, and with all functions at least in English
  • Convincing communicator / personality with high sensitivity to customers and suppliers who can balance empathy and assertiveness
  • Familiarity with the use of ERP/MRP systems
  • Ability to continuously improve efficiency of processes and manage change
  • Strong customer orientation
  • Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to health, safety and environmental policies in all work environments and areas. Promote a culture of safety and exhibit these behaviors.
  • Successful candidates must adhere to all safety protocols and proper use of Holcim approved Personal Protection Equipment ("PPE"), including but not limited to respirators. Subject to applicable law, employees that are required to wear respirators must be clean shaven where the respirator seal meets the face in order to pass the qualitative and quantitative fit tests.

 

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications
  • Retirement Savings: Choose from 401(k) pre-tax and/or Roth after-tax savings
  • Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance coverage
  • Holistic Health & Well-being programs
  • Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) & Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) for health and dependent care
  • Vision and other Voluntary benefits and discounts
  • Paid time off & paid holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave (maternity & paternity)
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Dress for your day policy

 

YOUR HOLCIM EXPERIENCE
At Holcim, there is endless opportunity for you to play your part. Whether you’re in a technical, managerial, or frontline role, you can shape a career that works for you. With us you’ll have the chance to embrace the passion we share for our planet. You’ll be encouraged to seek out diverse perspectives, share your ideas and build the skills and connections you need to perform at your best. Because it’s only when we work together in a culture where everyone thrives, that we can build the world we all want to live in.

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Driven by our purpose to build sustainable solutions for people and our planet, Holcim US encourages interested candidates who meet many, even if not all of the job requirements to apply for a position. We provide a safe working environment for all and strive for diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work.

We take pride in our hiring processes and our commitment to all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information, citizenship, physical or mental disability, past, current, or prospective service in the uniformed services, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Our goal is to drive diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work. Holcim (US) Inc., Holcim - ACM Management, Inc., and their affiliates and subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer, deciding all employment on the basis of qualification, merit and business need.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


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