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Supply Chain Manager





VMI Manager

Chicago, IL


Now’s your chance to move your career in a new direction – upward! 


Consider this. James Hardie is the #1 brand of siding in America. Globally, we have more than 4,900 employees and generate over $2.5 billion in net sales.  We invented fiber cement, and over 8 million homes later, we continue to set the standard for premium siding and trim.  Of course, to be the best, you have to work with the best.  That’s why we invest in more than just quality products; we also invest in our people.  We take pride in our employees and it’s clear that our employees take pride in working at James Hardie too. 


As a member of the VMI team, the VMI Manager will have overall responsibility for VMI team development and the operational performance of our VMI Supply Chain.  The VMI Manager reports to the Supply Chain Manager. As VMI Manager, you will have responsibility for approximately $20 million in annual freight spend and will impact the management of approximately $50 million in inventory.  The expectation is that a high degree of autonomous decision making be made on a daily basis, as well as a high degree of interaction with key stakeholders.


To be considered for this position you must have: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business, Science, Operations, or a related field (advanced degree preferred).
  • 5 or more years of experience within the supply chain, logistics, or transportation field.
  • 2 or more years’ experience managing others. (preferred)
  • 2 or more years of Manugistics, SAP, and Retail experience (preferred).
  • Building products or other flatbed truck product industry experience (preferred).
  • Channel management experience and training (preferred).
  • Excellent negotiation skills and success in directing vendor selection activities.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and ability in guiding direct reports to effectively accomplish performance goals. 



What’s next? 

“Come home to Hardie” and apply now! 


James Hardie is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability. Equal Employment Opportunity is the law.

James Hardie
Salary Range
$55,000.00 - 89,000.00
per Year
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Chicago, IL 60290, US