Supply Chain Specialist

Turf Distributors
 Temecula, CA

Supply Chain Specialist

Coordinate international and domestic production, purchasing, warehousing, distribution, or forecasting activities to limit costs and improve accuracy, timeliness and supply.


  • Manage activities related to strategic or tactical purchasing, material requirements planning, controlling inventory, warehousing, or receiving.
  • Select transportation routes to maximize economy by combining shipments or consolidating warehousing and distribution.
  • Implement new or improved supply chain processes to improve efficiency or performance.
  • Develop procedures for coordination of supply chain management with other functional areas, such as sales, marketing, finance, production, or quality assurance.
  • Confer with supply chain planners to forecast demand or create supply plans that ensure availability of materials or products.
  • Analyze inventories to determine how to increase inventory turns, reduce waste, or optimize customer service.
  • Analyze information about supplier performance or procurement program success.
  • Monitor suppliers' activities to assess performance in meeting quality or delivery requirements.
  • Monitor forecasts and quotas to identify changes and predict effects on supply chain activities.
  • Document physical supply chain processes, such as workflows, cycle times, position responsibilities, or system flows.
  • Coordinate with the sales team to ensure timely and accurate fulfillment of all forecasted orders.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with Netsuite a plus

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management a plus
  • Three years or more of related experience required
  • Must have direct experience in ocean freight and logistics