Supply Chain Manager

Task details
Posted on Feb 2nd, 2023
5 days
$2000.00 per month (Negotiable)
Full Time
Skills Required
  • Admin Support & Customer Service - Other

Remote working Supply Chain Manager required...

In this role, your main focus would be on inventory management, supplier relations & optimization of costs. This is a fantastic opportunity which comes with flexible working hours, a great team & work environment, and the opportunity to accelerate your career by joining a rapidly growing company.

More specifically, in this role you will be responsible for:

Forecasting & inventory management - One of the most important metrics at EAK Distribution is its in-stock rate; Always being in stock, and yet not being very overstocked is a challenge and this is one of the main responsibilities of this position

Supply Chain Management - It starts with placing orders, and then it continues liaising with the factories on troubleshooting and actively ensuring that timelines are being kept; dealing with issues that come up during production: COGS increasing, production delays, and quality control issues.

Freight - Comparing prices, booking shipments, overseeing timelines, troubleshooting

COGS Management - Having a strong handle on EAK Distribution’s COGS & leading strategy and negotiation related to this area

3PLs - Everything related to the inventory coming and in and out of the 3PLs

Returns - Understanding the numbers around returns, and having a system for minimising returns and maximising the value of returned items. Getting paid back by factories on what is agreed

QC - Overseeing QC during production. Dealing with general QC issues with the factories

Audits- Ensuring no inventory lost, dealing with Amazon inventory claims, and dealing with factory claims for faulty inventory

Special Projects - For example, factories keeping a safety stock for us, moving 3PLs, SFP and other things related to Amazon account

Operating Processes - Setting up processes for smooth operations in all matters related to marketing

Supplier Relationship - Being the point of contact with all suppliers in US and China

This is a full-time role, and you need at least 4 hours of overlap between 8 AM and 12 PM EST.

In order to excel in this role, you need to have:

Experience with inventory management

Logistics and supply chain management experience

Experience with working with international freight

Experience in managing CPG products

Experience with working with manufacturers and suppliers

Good Excel skills

Excellent demand planning, forecasting and freight coordination skills

A passion for data: you are happy to dig into data & ensure that everything is functioning optimally

Ability to coordinate between staff

A passion for optimising processes

Great work ethic: you are happy to be taken accountable, and you take initiative

Great communication skills

Detail-oriented mindset

What’s in it for you?

$2000* per month (pending review)

Full-time and fully remote employment

Flexible working hours; however, there is a mandatory 4-hour overlap between 8 AM - 12 PM EST on some days of the week

Vacation & days off, as well as health allowance after 3 months at EAK Distribution

Opportunities to grow to a more senior role

Yearly salary increase opportunities based on the company’s growth

*Please note that this is a gross salary and that you are responsible for any tax-related procedures in your country of residence. We kindly ask you to apply only if you are happy to work remotely as an independent contractor.

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