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Supply Chain Manager, Automotive OEM/APAD

Supply Chain General
JOBREQ1800028170 Requisition #
As a Supply Chain Manager for Automotive OEM/APAD, you are responsible for managing planning organization in the plant by delivering year over year Service improvement, cost reduction and WC improvements by implementing outstanding planning processes, manage level of activity and plant capacity. The scope of planning group includes Raw Material procurement and Finished Good planning.

Do you want to drive activities critical to the plant’s performance? You will lead change and work cross-functionally; discover ideas on new ways to improve processes, strategically source services, control expenses, increase efficiency, elevate service to our customers, and further our competitive advantage in the industry.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Developing a comprehensive supply chain strategy to support current and future requirements of the company, including the management of production planning, forecasting processes, procurement, capacity planning, and scheduling, warehousing, freight, and order fulfillment.
  • Giving business directions, resolves problems, prepares schedules in order to ensure timely completion of work.
  • Developing, reviewing, and maintaining all important metrics, prepare his/her part for S&OP Cycle, manage strategical projects and prepare action plans to satisfy the needs of the plant, aligned with our regional strategy.
  • This position reports to the Regional Planning and Inventory Director, and leads a group of people related to Planning and Shipping activities at the plant.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management (preferred) or related degree. MBA or Master’s Degree preferred. APICS certification preferred, but can be achieved during employment.
  • 5+ years’ supply chain experience, with demonstrated success in driving improved performance and metrics.
  • Shown understanding of complex reporting tools, BI reports, and driving critical metrics. Advanced MS Office, including sophisticated Excel skills and Oracle/SAP proficiency, is vital. 


Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:


We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.


We are “One PPG” to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.


We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.


We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.


We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.


We do better today than yesterday – everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.


PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees.  We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.


PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.


Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.

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