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Our Iowa City manufacturing client is searching for an experienced and qualified Supply Chain Manager. If you are a supply chain professional with at least 3 years of supervisory experience, this might be an excellent fit for you. Apply today to be considered! 


  • Execute and improve an effective, timely Scheduling and Purchasing process that delivers a stable demand signal to create feasible production schedules and optimize inventory
  • Manage the site’s day-to-day purchasing activities
  • Track and report key metrics to improve customer service while maintaining appropriate levels of inventory
  • Maintain material master system planning parameters, including MOQ, lead time, or BOM
  • Reconcile demand and supply gaps, recommend solutions, and collaborate with demand planning and operations on effective prioritization during times of capacity surplus or constraint
  • Determine product placement guidelines, respecting machine capabilities and customer change requirements, to create production schedules that improve utilization, flow, stability, and efficiency
  • Evaluate the impact of new demand and customer change requests on production requirements and make accurate delivery commitments to customers


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years of Supply Chain experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 5+ years of direct experience in production planning, purchasing, or master scheduling
  • 3+ years of direct supervisory or leadership experience in a manufacturing environment
  • APICS or related professional certification preferred
  • Experience mapping and designing business processes is highly desirable
  • Proficiency with MRP/ERP systems and Microsoft Office
  • Experience/knowledge of Advanced Planning and Scheduling systems
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Highly analytical and organized with strong critical thinking skills
  • Broad understanding of end-to-end supply chain functions

Work Model:

  • On-Site 

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Aaron Christner at (319) 449-1200 or email Aaron at 

Ref: JOB-38755

Aaron Christner


(319) 449-1200

8710 Earhart Lane SW Suite 8, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Iowa City, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$80000 - $110000