Supply Chain Manager oversees and manages overall supply chain and logistics operations to maximize efficiency and minimize cost of organization's supply chain. Collaborate with multiple-functional managers to plan and execute on the development of a distribution center operational process to enable seamless transfers. Being a Supply Chain Manager manages and monitors vendor's qualification and performance to ensure they meet company's requirements. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Supply Chain Manager typically reports to a senior manager. The Supply Chain Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Supply Chain Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.