A supply chain manager oversees and coordinates key parts of the franchise supply chain. The three main job responsibilities of a supply chain manager include promoting teamwork between the sales team and customer service team, developing and maintaining policies on general logistics and procedures, and maintaining overall inventory based on demand. A supply chain manager is in direct communication with suppliers and should be able to analyze cost effectiveness of current contracts. They must provide leadership and guidance to a team of store managers within the supply chain.
Supply Chain Manager Tasks
Optimize inventory and supply chain activities and documentation for productivity.
Select, evaluate, and foster collaborative relationships with suppliers.
Design, implement, and refine production system from materials to product shipment.
Review employee schedules, tasks, and performance for productivity.