JoplinRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Joplin jobs

Supply Inbound Logistics Coordinator

Company: Adecco USA
Location: Joplin
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Job Description:

Job Location:: Joplin, MO - Joplin, MO


Red Collar Pet Foods is looking for a Supply Inbound Logistics Coordinator to join our exciting new pet food business at our Joplin, MO facility. Who is Red Collar? We are pet people, and to us pets are family. We believe that they deserve good food made with wholesome and balanced nutrition in every bag and bowl. It is our commitment to quality ingredients and manufacturing exclusively in the U.S. which makes us all proud of our company and the pets we ultimately feed.

Purpose of Role

The Inbound Logistics Manager is responsible for Operating and maintaining an efficient inbound material pipeline that supports the plants' production schedules to meet customer service objectives. Minimize the cost of supply by helping to reduce losses due to obsolescence, aged inventory and transportation costs involved in delivering the raw materials and packaging to the plant. Maintain inventories at optimal level that balances use of working capital against the risk of disruption to production. Communicate effectively between plants, suppliers, supply activity analysts, planners, buyers and other functions to manage changes and exceptions.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Manage the inbound pipeline for ingredients and/or packaging to Red Collar Pet Food sites and any third-party facilities
  • Ensure that all plants have inventory to support production schedule while reducing inventory investment
  • Determine packaging & raw material order quantity needs based on combination of production demand forecast, historical usage, pipeline inventory level and other key inputs such as run-out estimate and EOQ etc.
  • Place orders with suppliers and maintain order status information up to date in system
  • Schedule packaging and/or raw material order releases with suppliers
  • Follow through the order to ensure timely and complete delivery to sites; Maintain order information accuracy in system
  • Manage inventory levels for assigned sites or customers to make the best use of allocated space and capital while minimizing the inventory risks due to obsolescence and interplant transfer freight cost
  • Consolidate orders to minimize LTL shipments from suppliers and between sites
  • Work with Commercial, suppliers and sites to ensure lead-times, safety stock levels and economic order quantities are consistent with best practices
  • Collaborate with suppliers, sites, operations planning as well as other functions to develop cost effective and efficient approach to resolve raw material & packaging shortages at sites
  • Manage raw material & packaging supply and inventory ramp-up/ramp-down for transition items
  • Maintain close and clear communication with key stakeholders to ensure changes to packaging and raw materials, plant schedules and/or supplier sourcing options do not cause service disruptions
  • Assist with disposition of damaged materials and replacement of rejected shipments
  • Understand the operation process, capacity and delivery constraints of suppliers and sites and communicate effectively to both external parties and internal functions
  • Challenge data / directions from production schedules, initial order quantity, run out analysis and others in order to make the best decision for the business
  • Coordinate the raw material & packaging run outs for transitions to new packaging
  • Work cross-functionally on new projects
  • Record issues affecting raw material and packaging supply chain
  • Drive continuous team improvements on process, collaboration and other areas
  • Resolve related invoice issues
  • Responsible for ensuring the delivery of business results in the following key areas for ingredients/packaging materials:
  • Supplier Performance
  • 98.5%+ of Inbound loads deliver on time, in full and in specification
  • Other duties as assigned
    Key Functional Skills/Knowledge
    • Experience with JD Edwards or other ERP systems
    • Basic skills on standard software (e.g. MS Office Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook etc.)
    • Understanding of logistics for ingredient/packaging pipelines
    • Excellent organizational skills, detail oriented
    • Good math, analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet the timeline
    • Time management and prioritization
    • Ability to work under stress in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to work independently and cross-functionally
    • Ability to work overtime & weekends
    • 1-2 years of materials planning, purchasing and logistics planning or internship experience in a manufacturing setting
    • Strong knowledge of factory and manufacturing processes


      Minimum Qualifications:
      • Understandings of supply chain and manufacturing process
      • Experience in Ingredient & Packaging materials logistics and/or sourcing
        Preferred Qualifications:
        • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or related field
        • Advanced degree preferred, but not required
          Red Collar Pet Foods is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request

          PI If you have any questions about Leisure Recruiter, or would like to know more, please contact us .

Keywords: Adecco USA, Joplin , Supply Inbound Logistics Coordinator, Professions , Joplin, Missouri

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Professions Jobs

Truck Driver CDL-A Semi Local
Description: J.B. Hunt is now hiring regional CDL-A truckload drivers Driving with J.B. Hunt means consistency, guaranteed home time, strong miles
Company: J.B. Hunt Transport
Location: Rogers
Posted on: 04/18/2021

OTR Flatbed Company Driver - Newly Increased Pay Package!
Description: CDL-A Flatbed OTR Company Driver Top Flatbed Drivers Make Over 90,000 THE WYLIE WAY:MORE WAYS TO EARN MORE: ul li Top Drivers - Average Weekly Pay of 1,730 li 75 Tarp Pay li 1,500 Sign-On (more...)
Company: E.W. Wylie
Location: Joplin
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Benefits Compliance Consultant
Description: At American Family Insurance, we believe people are an organization's most valuable asset, and their ideas and experiences matter. From our CEO to our agency force, we're committed to growing a diverse (more...)
Company: American Family Insurance
Location: Rogers
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Class A CDL OTR Drivers
Description: br br CDL A Truck Drivers Average 1500 weekly Bonuses br br Hoosier Air Transport is a family-owned freight transportation company, specializing in refrigerated long haul transportation, (more...)
Company: Hoosier Air
Location: Joplin
Posted on: 04/18/2021

CDL-A Company Driver - OTR - 1 Year EXP Required
Description: Sweet Express Hiring CDL-A OTR Drivers - NEW INCREASED PAY . Sweet Express is a trucking company. However, ''trucking company'' would not accurately describe who we are. Our history is deeply rooted in (more...)
Company: Cdl Life
Location: Joplin
Posted on: 04/18/2021

CDL A Truck Driver
Description: Hiring CDL drivers in your area. Apply once and choose a trucking job that works for you. Get home when you want to, and get paid what you deserve br Available Trucking Jobs: br
Company: Live Trucking
Location: Rogers
Posted on: 04/18/2021

CDL-A Over the Road
Description: 3000 bonus for limited time. br J.B. Hunt is now hiring regional CDL-A truckload drivers Driving with J.B. Hunt means consistency,
Company: J.B. Hunt Transport
Location: Rogers
Posted on: 04/18/2021

The Home Depot: Freight/Receiving
Description: Freight/Receiving 393604664 Oronogo, Kansas, US, 64855 Position Purpose: Associates in
Company: The Home Depot
Location: Joplin
Posted on: 04/18/2021

CDL Class A Regional Dedicated Truck Driver
Company: NFI Industries
Location: Rogers
Posted on: 04/18/2021

CDL Truck Driver - Flexible Home Time - Van OTR Fleet
Description: DRIVER PAY INCREASE EARN MORE WITH ROEHL Are you getting paid for the miles you really drive br br In our over the road Van Fleet, you'll haul largely no-touch
Company: Roehl Transport
Location: Joplin
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Missouri jobs by following @recnetMO on Twitter!

Joplin RSS job feeds