Toll Blending Manager

Date: Sep 9, 2022

Location: Harvey, IL, US

Company: FUCHS Group

 
Welcome to the FUCHS Group, the world’s number one independent manufacturer of lubricants and related specialties. As a global company with roots in Germany, we expand the possibilities of whole industries, such as the automotive and aerospace sectors. More than 5,000 employees look closer, dig deeper and think further to create innovations and develop markets. That is what drives and connects us. We encourage our employees to expand their potential and grow together with us. Explore your specialties by joining us as
 
Toll Blending Manager Next possible start date | Harvey
 

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

The Co-Manufacturing Manager role will be leading our business to establish and maintain successful toll production / sub-contract package manufacturer (co-manufacturers) parternships that provide value-add as a whole.  It is currently based on orgainic growth and increased sales within target sales divisions, including OEM and Aftermarket.  Key resposibilities of this role, but are not limited too:

  • Manage 10 + current supplier relationships in addition to identifying new suppliers to partner within these segments to manage and fulfill the significant growth opportunities of new revenue, which will also mitigate supply interruption to the customer base.
  • Manage 5+ new identified opportunities in the growth pipeline, all with an immediate prioritization level.
  • Assist with moving priority projects forward - While the current resource responsible for this segment can manage a few projects concurrently, it is taking several months to complete each project due to the requirement to analyze each project, send out RFQ’s, review quotations, and setup new suppliers. These tasks are in addition to the heavy workload related to all the indirect purchasing which is managed by this team member.
  • Collaborate with leadership, key stakeholders, and internal teams to understand inputs, and contribute with solutions toward the market growth.
  • Lead a team of two in supporting the achievement of activities that align with the Supply Chain strategy
  • Successfully manage the invetnory related to materials provided by Co-Manufaturers; inventory rotations, accuracy, etc

 

 

WHAT WE EXPECT

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Supply Chain management, Business, or another related supply chain field.
  • 3+ years of experience working with co-manufacturers; preferrably chemical industry
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel with excellent quantitative and data analysis skills.
  • Project Management Experience required
  • Team and people oriented, professional and displays a “can-do“ attitude.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • ERP planning experience required, SAP preferred 
  • Highly organized, detailed orientated and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment (accuracy, timeliness, reliability, adaptability, and responsiveness).
  • Leadership skills to include coaching, mentoring, training, etc.
  • Ability to travel occasionally for supplier visits

 

 

WHAT WE OFFER

Fuchs Lubricants Co. offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. The benefits package offered to full-time employees includes: medical, dental, vision, vacation, 401(k), life insurance, LTD, flexible spending accounts, and tuition reimbursement.

 

Fuchs Lubricants Co. is an equal employment opportunity (EEO)/AA employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace (m/f/d/v).

 



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