Vail Resorts Sr. Manager of Supply Chain in Aurora, Colorado
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Job Classification: Year Round
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Aurora, CO
The Senior Manager of Supply Chain will be a technical but strategic leader that will drive supply chain innovation, coordination and efficiency within Vail Resorts Retail. This position will also focus on broader supply chain compliance and efficiency in vendor performance, vendor environmental practices, routing/transportation and distribution center optimization. This position will focus on warehouse systems process improvement in coordination with the merchandise and Store Operations Groups to drive efficiency and scalability in the overall supply chain.
Leads supply chain innovation and efficiency throughout the retail/rental organization by partnering with departments to support the company’s vision.
Functions as a supply chain liaison within the business collaborating with Store Operations, merchants, and the Distribution Center Operations Groups.
Drives innovation by maximizing capabilities of current warehouse management systems and seeking out new advancements in technology and process.
Drives the supply chain discovery process, supports implementation and deployment for complex projects.
Ensures meaningful supply chain KPIs (key performance indicators) are set, measured and communicated across the organization to drive visibility, understanding and performance of the supply chain.
Provides leadership to four direct reports and is responsible for their respective department’s performance.
Develops departmental plans and organizational priorities in vendor compliance, customs compliance, transportation, vehicle fleet, operations support and special orders.
Has industry knowledge and best practices in vendor compliance, transportation/routing, EDI (electronic data interchange), distribution center operations, customer service and vehicle fleet management.
Controls resources and guides decisions based on functional objectives and priorities set by the company and this position.
Highly capable of producing and presenting business case materials to all levels of the organization to gain understanding, alignment and action.
Develops a higher level of vendor accountability for performance and sustainability.
Plays a key role in in new resort integrations supply chain strategy and execution.
Establishes policies where needed in all areas of responsibility.
Performs other duties as required.
8+ years supply chain management
Track record of leading innovation in supply chain processes
Track record of leading teams and working collaboratively with other departments
Warehouse Management System understanding
Strong understanding of EDI processes
Ability to manage and prioritize workload and competing priorities
Strong presentation skills
JDA MMS System
Current retail supply chain experience
We offer a variety of professional career opportunities at our corporate headquarters near Boulder, Colorado. Our corporate headquarters team shares both a passion for the outdoors and a drive to re-imagine the mountain resort experience around the world. Learn more about positions at our corporate office. Visit www.vailresortscareers.com
Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.
Requisition ID 232670