Supply Chain Manager


Newark, CA, US, 94560

Company:  9011-Bay Advanced Technologies, LLC

Bay Advanced Technologies, LLC provides innovative solutions for automation and control applications. We are looking for a Supply Chain Manager to help plan, organize and coordinate the Purchasing functions.  If you’ve got what it takes, we’d love to speak with you. We'll look to you to contribute to the growth and profitability of the company by managing the staff and systems which comprise Purchasing and Inventory Management.


Role Qualifications: 

Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact well with people. Must be detailed oriented and have good organizational skills. Have the ability to manage and motivate a diverse group of people.


Position Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the daily activities of JIT Contracts/Inventory and Purchasing department.
  • Assist the VP-Sales with quoting, negotiating, and developing logistics for the JIT Contracts programs.
  • Attend customer meetings.
  • Analyze Obsolete/Dead Stock reports and administer disposal programs.
  • Work closely with Buyers to insure the inventory levels satisfy customer service requirements, while maximizing inventory performance.
  • Develop, monitor and publish monthly inventory performance reports for all Bay AT and AIS warehouse locations.
  • Publish Contract Sales Performance reports each month.
  • Write and maintain procedures for the Materials Group.
  • Coordinate training of all Materials Group personnel.
  • Work closely with Production Manager to assist in resolving material issues to ensure improved customer service.
  • Develop and maintain Training & Performance matrixes in accordance with HR policies.
  • Conduct performance and salary reviews.
  • Oversee Material Review Board activities.
  • Maintain SOP 6 and SOP 13 in accordance with SBOS policies.
  • Maintain Vendor Shipment Performance and provide monthly reports to the Executive Staff.
  • Maintain Discrepant Material Report and provide monthly reports to Executive Staff.
  • Maintain Critical Parts Report.
  • Conduct Supplier Measurement Surveys in coordination with Buyers in accordance with established SBOS procedures.
  • Perform other duties as directed by the VP of Operations.
  • Interface with other Department Managers.


Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Advanced knowledge of Purchasing practices and procedures.
  • Ability to deal with customers/vendors on phones and in person.
  • The ability to multi-task and handle difficult situations professionally.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills, with knowledge of Windows, Outlook, Internet Explorer, and Excel including good keyboarding skills

As the world’s largest fluid power distributor, the Applied Fluid Power® network of companies provide dedicated fluid power support and custom designed solutions that meet customer performance goals and keep industry running. Capabilities include system integration, manifold design, machining and assembly, electronic controls, fabrication, fluid filtration, programming, high speed hose assembly, engineering, repair services, and more. Additionally, Applied Fluid Power® has one of the largest teams of Certified Fluid Power Specialists, Certified Electronic Control Specialists and Certified Fluid Power Mechanics to assist with problem solving, system building, troubleshooting, and other custom requirements.

Applied Fluid Power® is a part of Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT), a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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