Leidos has an opportunity for Sr. Manager, Inventory Management in support of the Security Detection & Automation Operation in Tewksbury MA. The Sr. Manager oversees the execution of global inventory control processes, and relationships with third-party partners. Directly responsible for internal and contracted warehouses, the Sr. Manager will also lead a team of 10+ employees. Key tasks are accomplished through the development and analysis of Key Performance Indicator (KPIs), decisive action/remediation plans, development of improvement opportunities and regular engagement with subordinates, peers and internal customers.
- Leads Inventory Management personnel
- Develop and monitors standard metrics for inventory accountability including inventory loss tolerances and improvement targets
- Supports operations with inventory control troubleshooting including review and resolution of IT service tickets
- Reviews and approves ERP system access controls for Warehousing operations
- Auditing - internal and external audit support; work with audit teams on resolving any audit findings; coordinates/supervises external site audits; provides reports/data to auditors; performs training for sites prior to audits
- Works cross functionally with IT to support Supply Chain initiatives
- Manages process standardization and standard work instructions for all inventory processes
- Supports M&A integration and inventory control area divestitures
- Facilitates system quiet periods and system cut over activities with operations
- Field training of Warehousing personnel and facility managers on SOX controls and processes
- Cycle counting and physical inventory improvement projects
- Identifies and implements continuous process improvement opportunities and serve as a change champion for inventory controls and flow of goods
- BA/BS or equivalent experience and 5+ years or prior relevant experience or Masters with 3+ years of prior relevant experience.
- Generally has 2+ years of experience supervising or leading teams in a manufacturing or distribution environment.
- Data entry skills, experience, and knowledge of using a computer and keyboarding are required
- Ability to direct, coach, support, and delegate and maintain morale
- Quick learner with a willingness to ask appropriate questions as needed
- Highly proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office and experience with multiple ERP and CRMs
- Strong work ethic
- Strong organization skills and multi-tasking capabilities
- Ability to always maintain an upbeat and positive attitude
- Exceptional verbal and written communication
- Exposure to manufacturing or distribution industries
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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