Westerville, Ohio

Vertiv has a transformation global opportunity to join as a Supply Chain Manager in Westerville, OH who will be responsible for the materials management function relating to the planning, expediting, storage, control, distribution, and shipment of materials and products to meet operational objectives and customer requirements. The role will monitor and direct the materials and manufacturing planning, production control, material control, shipping and receiving functions associated with the support of the manufacturing operation.


  • Manage the planning and flow of materials and FGs (finished goods) to maximize delivery performance while optimizing inventory performance
  • Manage a team of 6 buyers
  • Increase productivity, professional development, and careers
  • Measure and manage the performance of materials indirect and direct support teams.
  • Support the SIOP process and step in to lead as required
  • Identify, share and implement best in class supply chain practices
  • Develop standard work, policies, and procedures in collaboration with other regions Purchasing Managers and professional supply chain resources
  • Suggest and lead continuous improvement for your department and others
  • Manage Supplier held inventory programs to improve delivery, reduce lead-times and avoid E&O and risk to Vertiv
  • Collaborate with other departments to drive continuous improvement for Vertiv
  • Collaborate with other facilities and regions of the world to optimize inventory globally
  • Monitor capacities and product line delivery performance and daily throughputs.

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or related discipline.
  • MBA or related advanced degree strongly preferred
  • APICS or CPM certification


  • 10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, materials management, production planning or other material planning function.
  • Experience in an industrial, high mix job shop environment
  • Very proficient in spreadsheets, MS Office.
  • An excellent understanding of our manufacturing operations, supply chain management and appropriate Vertiv products.
  • Outstanding communication skills and ability to work at different levels of the organization and with outside customers as required
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams is required
  • Knowledge of SIOP and production scheduling dynamics is required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, Smartsheet, and other business applications
  • Excellent communications skills - written & verbal

Travel: 10%


  • Acting Like an Owner
  • Assuming Positive intent in all employee interactions
  • Being passionate about your work
  • Challenging yourself in personal development
  • Being tireless in exceeding customer expectations
  • Assisting others to be successful as a team
  • Owning our own mistakes quickly
  • Talking with people and NOT about them
  • Creating a culture where people can be their best


  • Be self-aware and learn
  • Embrace the customer experience
  • Think and act broadly
  • Drive change and innovation
  • Leverage diversity for organization effectiveness
  • Foster collaborative relationships
  • Take intelligent risks

At Vertiv, we offer the stability of a global leader in a growing industry and the opportunity of a startup. We design, manufacture and service the mission-critical infrastructure technologies for vital applications in data centers, communication networks and commercial and industrial environments. With $5.0 billion in revenue, a strong customer base and global reach in nearly 70 countries, our move to establish a standalone business enables us to deliver greater value to our customers and create new opportunities for our people.

Vertiv is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We promote equal opportunities for all with respect to hiring, terms of employment, mobility, training, compensation, and occupational health, without discrimination as to age, race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy status (including childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression (including transgender status or sexual stereotypes), genetic information, citizenship status, national origin, protected veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request help by sending an email

Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Vertiv will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Westerville, Ohio

Vertiv (NYSE: VRT) brings together hardware, software, analytics and ongoing services to ensure its customers’ vital applications run continuously, perform optimally and grow with their business needs. Vertiv solves the most important challenges facing today’s data centers, communication networks and commercial and industrial facilities with a portfolio of power, cooling and IT infrastructure solutions and services that extends from the cloud to the edge of the network. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, USA, Vertiv employs approximately 20,000 people and does business in more than 130 countries. For more information, and for the latest news and content from Vertiv, visit Vertiv.com.

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