Supply Chain Senior Supervisor supervises the flow of goods, resources, and information required by the supply chain to ensure that critical processes run effectively and achieve organizational goals and performance KPIs. Oversees team and coordination with procurement, production, inventory control, distribution, transportation, and other functions to optimize the supply chain. Being a Supply Chain Senior Supervisor responds to escalations of bottlenecks or problem areas and proposes solutions. Monitors suppliers and service providers for quality and performance. Additionally, Supply Chain Senior Supervisor requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Supply Chain Senior Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. To be a Supply Chain Senior Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes.