job summary: A prominent Capital Equipment Manufacturing company in the packaging industry is seeking a Supply Chain Manager for their facility in the Chicago area. They are looking for a Supply Chain Manager with 5+ years of procurement experience in capital equipment. This is a high priority search, and the role is salaried in the $120K+ range. This is an in office position- not hybrid or remote based. location: ELK GROVE, Illinois job type: Permanent salary: $110,000 - 130,000 per year work hours: 8am to 4pm education: No Degree Required responsibilities: ? Understand the list of items that are required for purchase from various sources (Purchase Request, Bill of Materials, Drawings, etc) and identify sourcing. ? Assist with Operations and Accounting to enable Job Cost Analysis and Financial Reporting. ? Support production schedules and obtain requirements (specs, required delivery date, etc) to enable economies of scale. ? Participate on weekly production meetings and periodic management meetings on procurement activities; report updates on purchase orders and status as required. ? Understand vendors in term of pricing, delivery and quality and set priority lists for each category as applicable. ? Manage and motivate the procurement and inventory team by providing direction and support for future growth and succession planning. ? Provide information and support as requested (materials, components, vendors). ? Identify and implements standardization opportunities and develop the procurement department with proper segregation of duties ? Develop and implement service level agreements with customers (engineering, production, service) ? Organize criteria for outsourcing vs in-house parts production with Production Manager and upper management. ? Supplier and Inventory Management qualifications: Experience level: Education: No Degree Required skills: Supply Chain Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status. For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.