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Burlington SVP, Supply Chain in Edgewater Park, New Jersey

LOCATION 4287 Route 130 S Edgewater Park NJ US 08010

Reporting to the EVP, Supply Chain, Corporate Services, and Asset Protection, the SVP of Supply Chain will lead the overall Supply Chain strategy for Burlington Stores. You will interact with executive leadership and cross-functional teams, maintain strong partnerships with all vendors, meet product needs on a timely basis and evaluate and recommend new technology to enhance standards and drive P&L metrics. This individual must bring a business, strategic and emotional maturity to drive a best-in-class customer and associate experience by enhancing strategies and building a team capable of delivering the company’s strategic, financial, and operational goals in a fast-paced and challenging environment. The successful individual will have experience building/transforming a Supply Chain organization and culture that is focused on driving solutions, delivering results, and is resilient and agile.
Key Responsibilities

  • Direct and lead the team that ensures timely resolution of day-to-day Supply Chain issues.

  • Accountable for relationship and performance management of all Supply Chain vendors.

  • Facilitate supplier involvement in joint continuous improvement efforts with focus on quality and lead-time.

  • Lead Key Business Reviews to ensure alignment with vendors related to performance, continuous improvement goals, and platform strategy.

  • Develop and maintain Supplier Scorecards and KPI's to facilitate continuous improvement in the areas of Production, Fulfillment, Quality, Cost of Goods, Inventory Management, and other metrics.

  • Lead and develop a best-in-class team through coaching, recognition, best practice sharing, and mentorship.

  • Provide strategic leadership and direction for current and future initiatives.

  • Work closely with executive leadership teams to more efficiently and effectively drive business initiatives.

  • Build key cross-functional partnerships, particularly with stores, operations, finance and human resources.

  • Partner with key stakeholders to understand short and long-term opportunities to improve the impact and effectiveness of the Supply Chain organization.

  • Drive operational excellence across the company for continuous improvement in safety, service, quality, and cost.

  • Assess current operations to ensure existing technology is being leveraged and identify any opportunities to enhance innovation and support future needs.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of direct work experience in supply chain management at a senior level in a high-volume retail organization.

  • Degree in Business, Supply Chain Management or related field or equivalent experience; MBA a plus.

  • Must have the leadership skills and executive presence to drive best in class results.

  • Should have leadership presence, courage, and intelligence.

  • Strategic business partner who understands the impact Supply Chain has on top and bottom line growth.

  • Anticipates future business opportunities and develops strategies to address them.

  • Responds to changing trends and new technologies to leverage new market opportunities.

  • Results oriented with a track record of achieving stretch goals, meeting aggressive timelines, and delivering outstanding performance.

  • Ability to provide inspirational leadership to a large and diverse organization.

  • Ability to constantly learn externally to deliver winning strategies and excellence in execution.

Today's Date 2/1/2021
Posting Number 2021-146478
Location US-NJ-Edgewater Park
Address 4287 Route 130 S
Zip Code 08010
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Supply Chain
Evergreen Yes

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