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Materials Manager

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Litchfield, United States

  • Fortune 500 Manufacturer looking for a highly qualified Materials Manager.

  • Highly analytical role with a strong runway for advancement.

About Our Client

Our client is a well known, stable, Fortune 500 manufacturing company. We have worked with this client across North America and have a strong track record of placing career minded candidates into a long term opportunity.

Job Description

  • Lead, manage and monitor inventory levels
  • Ownership of material movement and storage from start to finish
  • Must ensure appropriate supply of materials and service to support production to meet customer demand
  • Establish inventory objectives and assumes responsibility for inventory turns (stock rotation)
  • Review, identify, and minimize obsolete inventory; recommend disposition within established guidelines
  • Develop, manage, and maintain departmental plans, budgets, and master production schedule by utilizing input from sales forecast customer demand, material availability, capacity planning to ensure management goals and objectives are met; provides input for production planning function
  • Responsible for material procurement and production schedule to ensure cost efficiency and timely customer shipments
  • Responsible for providing support that allows for an atmosphere that ensures compliance quality and safety policies and procedures
  • Enforce company and safety rules, document violations and propose necessary disciplinary actions
  • Conduct accident/incident investigations and safety talks, staff meetings and department/line meetings
  • Ensure that new employees are trained on department hazards and safe operation of equipment
  • Correct of commend health and safety performance
  • Participate in accident/incident investigation programs
  • Correct or commend health and safety performance
  • Work within the guidelines of Handbook
  • Commitment to continuous improvement and work place safety

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree required, preferred concentration in Supply Chain, Operations or Logistics
  • APICS/CPIM or other certifications a strong plus
  • Proven ability to work within a fast paced environment
  • Minimum of four years within management
  • Strong analytical and communication skills required

What's on Offer

If interested, please submit your application and all qualified candidates will be contacted. Salary and benefits will be commensurate with current skills and experience.


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