NOBULL is a footwear, apparel and accessory brand for people who train hard and don’t believe in excuses. Our global team is comprised of talented entrepreneurs, passionate industry professionals, and hardworking creatives from a variety of backgrounds. NOBULL’s mission is to lead training across the world of sport by creating a globally disruptive brand and developing simplistic products that perform for our customers.
NOBULL is currently seeking a Chief Supply Chain Officer. This individual will play a pivotal role in ensuring the seamless and efficient flow of products from manufacturing to the hands of our customers. This leadership position requires a strategic thinker with a deep understanding of supply chain processes, strong analytical skills, and the ability to lead a dynamic team. The successful candidate will be responsible for optimizing the end-to-end supply chain, driving cost efficiencies, and enhancing overall operational performance. If you are a strategic thinker with a passion for optimizing supply chain operations in the dynamic world of footwear and apparel, we invite you to apply for the position of Chief Supply Chain Officer at NOBULL.
- Strategic Planning:
- Develop and implement the overall supply chain strategy aligned with the company’s business objectives.
- Analyze market trends and in collaboration with cross functional teams, optimize production process, reduce risk and hit production targets.
- Lead the development of KPIs and team goals in collaboration with executive leadership to align supply chain goals with overall corporate strategy.
- Identify opportunities for improvement and implement best practices in supply chain management.
- Supplier Management:
- Negotiate favorable terms and agreements with suppliers to optimize cost, quality, and delivery.
- Establish and manage key supplier relationships throughout the supplier lifecycle, including identification, qualification, selection, and contract negotiation
- Inventory Management, Distribution and Logistics:
- Oversee inventory planning and management to minimize stockouts and excess inventory.
- Implement effective demand forecasting methods to optimize inventory levels and enhance supply chain responsiveness.
- Manage transportation, distribution, and logistics operations to ensure timely delivery of products to customers.
- Optimize distribution networks to reduce lead times and shipping costs.
- Operational Efficiency:
- Streamline and optimize supply chain processes to improve overall operational efficiency.
- Define and measure key performance indicators (KPIs) for suppliers and drive improvements in the supply chain including quality, delivery, and cost
- Risk Management and Compliance:
- Identify and mitigate supply chain risks, including disruptions in the global supply chain, transportation issues, and geopolitical challenges.
- Develop contingency plans to address potential disruptions and ensure business continuity.
- Ensure compliance with relevant regulations and industry standards.
- Drive sustainability initiatives within the supply chain, including responsible sourcing and environmental considerations.
- Leadership and Collaboration:
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including production, sales, finance, and marketing, to align supply chain activities with overall business goals.
- Foster a culture of collaboration and communication within the supply chain team and across the organization.
- Oversee Sourcing, Development, Distribution, Logistics and China Operations team.
- 15+ years’ experience in Supply Chain roles required
- Proven experience in a senior supply chain management role within the footwear and apparel industry.
- Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, or a related field; Master’s degree preferred.
- Strong leadership skills with a track record of building and leading high-performing teams.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- In-depth knowledge of supply chain principles, logistics, and inventory management.
- Familiarity with industry-specific software and technologies.
- Strong negotiation and relationship-building skills.
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.