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Director of Supply Chain Management

Minneapolis, MN 55415

Mortenson's success is not a matter of luck; it's a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

Our foundation and culture are based upon our company Lead BLU values of putting we before me, doing the right thing, and inspiring others.

It all starts with our exceptional people and exceptional teams. Mortenson has been voted a \"best place to work\" 40 times regionally over the past decade¦

¦What are you waiting for?!

*Bachelor's degree in business, operations management, engineering, or a related field is required.
*Minimum of six years' experience in supply chain roles or similar business experience with increasing levels of responsibility and a demonstrated track record of success

*Experience leading a geographically dispersed team is a plus.
*Proven ability to analyze, develop, and oversee supply chain programs in alignment with an organization's long-term goals and strategy is required.
*Experience in complex, large scale custom manufacturing or construction is strongly preferred.
*Previous success leading transformational, organization-wide change is required
*Direct experience developing and implementing a new initiative is key
*Strong leadership skills and collaborative work style
*Successful track record of identifying innovative approaches and solutions to apply complex business issues.
*Strong strategic thinking and influence skills are required
*Proven manager of people, including hiring, coaching, and mentoring a team of professionals to anticipate Company needs and achieve short and long-term goals.
*Collaborative by nature, model a healthy œplayer/coach approach and have proven success working cross-functionally to implement a progressive Supply Chain organization.

Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.


Mortenson is searching for a strategic Director of Supply Chain Management who will be responsible for developing and leading a growing supply chain group in one of the nation's leading construction organizations. The Director will ensure all supply chain programs, practices, and systems are effective, sustainable, scalable, and have a positive impact on the short and long-term performance of the organization. Relentlessly Improving Efficiency is a core tenet of Mortenson's strategic plan, and the Company recognizes that speed, quality, cost, and customer experience are all significantly impacted by supply chain performance.

Supply Chain Strategy

*Build business cases that support strategic sourcing teams and make recommendations to optimize the application of the strategic sourcing process.
*Assess existing and desired functions to design and implement a new supply chain organization that incorporates:
*Provide centralized leadership to designated aspects of construction project-specific procurement and identify aspects that necessitate independent, site-level procurement.
*Establish strong and effective relationships with key suppliers (existing and new) to ensure quality, cost, delivery, and productivity targets are met.
*Collaborate across all business functions to formulate, implement, and execute sourcing and continuous improvement strategies.
*Monitor and analyze industry trends/best practices for supply chain and incorporate in Mortenson, if appropriate.
*Champion superior customer service by ensuring a customer focused approach and strong service orientation.
*Develop sustainable, long-term strategies to achieve business objectives for the Supply Chain function and contribute to Company-wide strategy. Provide thought leadership and strategic ideas to the broader Supply Chain group and businesses.
*Leverage the combined buying power of Mortenson's operations.

People Leadership

*Develop a strong team and talent pipeline.
*Coach and mentor team to optimize individual performance and growth.
*Lead the work of Sourcing Managers and their team of buyers.
*Responsible for establishing strategies for sourcing/supply chain with process excellence focus.
*Work cross-functionally to optimize supply chain efforts.
*Promote teamwork, collaboration, and integration within Supply Chain and across Mortenson to provide integrated solutions and ensure effective delivery of strategy.

Leadership Competencies - As a leader at Mortenson, the Director of Supply Chain Management is expected to demonstrate the following leadership competencies:

Leads People

*Builds and maintains high performing teams.
*Creates a culture of collaboration throughout the organization.
*Balances self-assurance and humility.
*Creates synergies and motivates others.

Drives Business Results

*Knows Mortenson's industry and how its business works.
*Plans for growth and business success.
*Maintains focus and drives results.
*Critically analyzes, synthesizes, and manages complex information.
*Recognizes and mitigates risk.

Develops Talent

*Identifies and develops talent for the future.
*Acts as a leader teaching leaders.
*Actively learns and can apply learning to new situations.

Champions Customer Service

*Creates and fosters a culture of far superior service to customers (internal and external).
*Develops customers for life.

Builds for the Future

*Brings a strategic, broad, and long-term perspective to the business.
*Grows the business by competing tenaciously.
*Fosters ingenuity and encourages innovation.

Demonstrates Character

*Operates from a clear sense of well-developed values and standards.
*Demonstrates realistic optimism.
*Creates and promotes a respectful environment.
*Puts the good of others and the organization ahead of personal interests.


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Posted: 2023-03-19 Expires: 2023-04-19

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