Director of Supply Chain - Solar

  • Location: Denver, CO
  • Posting Date: December 30, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 730539
  • Consultant: Sean Baker
  • Industry: Supply Chain / Purchasing
Director of Supply Chain – Denver, Colorado

Our client is a leading manufacturer of equipment used in the renewable energy sector around the world. They are highly regarded for their turnkey service and ability to offer customers fully integrated products and services through various operating units. They have asked MacDonald Search Group to assist in finding them an exceptional candidate for the role of Director of Supply Chain in their Denver Colorado offices. You will be primarily responsible for leading activities related to vendor and component sourcing, managing relationships with contract manufacturing partners, overseeing materials management strategies and leading the overall supply chain function for this industrial manufacturing and assembly division of the company.

  • Work with the senior management team to develop strategic plans that improve procurement activities and achieve organizational objectives
  • Develop, execute and manage the operational plan to ensure it meets the needs of the company
  • Assist in developing and reviewing proposals, plans and budgets
  • Responsible for strategic sourcing, selecting vendors, negotiating and managing the overall vendor management process.
  • Providing leadership and communication guidance to team members to ensure the work environment is based on teamwork, trust, confidence and accountability
Ideal Candidate:
This is a senior level role, which requires the ability for one to lead a team in a fast-paced project-based manufacturing environment.
  • Exhibit strong leadership and management skills to drive commitment and inspire loyalty throughout the company, and to consolidate and strengthen the Company’s position in an increasingly competitive marketplace
  • Be capable of working under pressure, with tight deadlines and particular reporting requirements.
  • Be a natural motivational leader and team builder with highly developed interpersonal, conflict management and negotiation skills.
  • Have the ability to inspire trust and confidence with high integrity and personal standards
  • Be a genuine and honest individual capable of making tough decisions when required, but with diplomacy and tact
  • Be flexible and able to adapt and respond to a rapidly changing business environment
  • Have a high level of energy, stamina and drive with a true operational efficiency and productivity focus
The ideal candidate will have:
  • 10 + years of experience working in a leadership role in Supply Chain with a focus on purchasing related activities in an industrial manufacturing setting.
  • Post-Secondary Degree in Supply Chain, Business or Mechanical Engineering

If the opportunity to work with a leading organization that provides equal opportunity for growth and success interests you, please do not hesitate to apply.

To apply directly please email your resume to and ensure your subject line reads exactly as follows: Supply Chain Director – Renewable Energy