Chief Supply Chain Officer

CONFIDENTIAL COMPANY

Our client is a privately-held company that recently celebrated 25 years in business and is recognized as the leading brand of retractable screens in North America. The company has a solid distributor network throughout North America, as well as in Mexico, Australia and the UK, and is poised to achieve significant growth through existing and new product lines. Priding itself on offering truly great service and amazing products, the company is guided by its four core values which run deep and are non-negotiable: Speak the truth; Serve our people; Pursue excellence; and Practice Stewardship.

CHIEF SUPPLY CHAIN OFFICER

With a strategic goal to grow profitably, and a roadmap on how that will be achieved, our client has a long-term goal of dominating the installed retractable screen market across North America. One of the key initiatives in the current strategic plan is a Focus on Profitability, and with Supply Chain having a significant impact on financial outcomes, a Chief Supply Chain Officer (CSCO) role has been created.

Reporting to the CEO, and as part of the executive leadership team, the CSCO is responsible for the ongoing strategic development, daily operation, budget performance, financial and operational improvements, and special projects in the execution of all Supply Chain Operations, and ensuring they meet the company’s growing sales demand needs from existing products, new product innovation, and/or acquisitions. They will play a significant role in linking the results of Supply Chain decisions to the financial goals and related metrics of the company.

Possessing 10+ years of experience in a make-to-order manufacturing and/or assembly environment, with at least five years in a decision-making role focused on operations/quality management/supply chain management, the ideal candidate will possess strong knowledge of supply chain data and ERP systems and display a dedication to championing the organization’s values, vision, and mission. Lean and/or Six Sigma certifications are highly desirable. The role will be based at the company’s head office in Abbotsford, BC.

To apply for this role or for further information, please email a resume and cover letter to search@watsoninc.ca.