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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

United States

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Inventory Lead - Safford, AZ


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Safford, AZ, United States 

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Supply Chain

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Freeport-McMoRan is a premier U.S.-based natural resources company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. We operate large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum. The company has a dynamic portfolio of operating, expansion and growth projects in the copper industry. Freeport-McMoRan is the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer, the world’s largest producer of molybdenum and a significant gold producer. We have a long and successful history of conducting our business in a safe, highly efficient and socially-responsible manner.

We have the assets, the talent, the drive and the financial strength to provide attractive and rewarding careers for our employees. We encourage you to take some time to explore your career opportunities at Freeport-McMoRan.
Supervises a team of warehouse personnel responsible for managing inventory in support of the Maintenance and Operations organizations at one or multiple sites in North America.
  • Supervises staff to meet inventory management performance objectives and deadlines on a daily basis
  • Implements GSC initiatives and objectives with team
  • Tracks performance against those objectives and regularly provides feedback to employees, both verbally and in writing, in an effort to meet those objectives
  • Utilizes inventory management tools and techniques with team to ensure maximum customer service level at the lowest total inventory cost, considering part criticality, lead time, usage value, holding value, and frequency of use
  • Evaluates potential item cataloging opportunities, new stock requests, and previous department purchases outside of corporate inventory catalog
  • Serves as a primary liaison with the Maintenance organization at each site, to ensure proper alignment of goals, metrics, processes and initiatives, and to ensure a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Manages team performance against inventory management and supply chain related goals and objectives
  • Analyzes and identifies root causes of under-performance and implements changes to improve performance to meet or exceed targets
  • Collaborates in or supervises the development and implementation of new or enhanced inventory management processes, systems and technologies at site, leveraging industry best practices
  • Ensures SOX compliance by all staff members to inventory management policies as documented by the Global Supply Chain organization
  • Reports site specific results relative to inventory management-related metrics including inventory accuracy, service level, and total inventory cost
  • Performs other duties as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and five (5) years of experience in Supply Chain, Business, Accounting, Engineering or a related field, OR
  • Master’s degree and three (3) years of experience in Supply Chain, Business, Accounting, Engineering or a related field