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Materials Manager

DATE2020-04-20
JOB FAMILYSUPPLY CHAIN
COUNTRYUnited States
LOCATIONANDERSON - SOUTH CAROLINA
CONTRACT TYPELong Term-At will
DIVISION Clean Energy Systems

JOB TITLE

JOB FAMILY

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Materials Manager

SUPPLY CHAIN

 MANAGER TITLE (solid line)

FUNCTIONAL MANAGER TITLE (dotted line)

Plant Director

 

MISSION

 

Responsible for Logistics function within the Manufacturing facility. Create a vision and roadmap, manage people, and processes to achieve metric goals for the department.

 

Primary Responsibilities

 

Essential Functions

  • Manage people to achieve performance and developmental goals
  • Optimize inventory levels through MRP system and Kanban systems
  • Manage supplier performance by monitoring supplier delivery, freight costs, and packaging options
  • Manage Shipping operations to ensure Customer Delivery Ratings are met
  • Provide level load build plans
  • Responsible for Logistics Information
  • Customer Scorecards
  • Customer Portals

 

Additional Responsibilities

  • Manage warehousing requirements, including external warehousing if required
  • Manage Service operations to achieve Service delivery requirements
  • Manage Prototype operations to Prototype delivery requirements

 

Other Requirements:

  • Authority and responsibility to stop production when a quality or safety issue arises
  • Work requires walking, talking, seeing, hearing, sitting, climbing, bending, stooping, grasping, crouching,

pushing, balancing, reaching, kneeling, and standing

  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs on a regular basis
  • Work requires working under high and low temperatures at certain times

ORGANIZATION

 

 

POSITION KEY INTERFACES (internal and/or external)

Internal

  • All hourly and salaried staff
  • Adrian Management Team
  • Program team
  • Customer Center
  • Purchasing
  • NAO Materials Team

External

  • Customer Leadership
  • Supplier Leadership
  • Customer Material Management Follow-Up Coordinators
  • Freight Brokers/Carriers

POSITION BACK UP

  • Master Scheduler and Material Planner back fill portions of the position

KEY MEASURES & FINANCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY

 

  • Customer Production and Service Delivery Scores
  • Cycle count compliance and accuracy
  • Inbound and outbound freight within budget
  • Premium freight reduction (within or under budget)
  • Inventory (value, units)

PROFILE REQUIREMENTS

 

Personal Background

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required in Logistics/Supply Chain Management or Business related
  • 5+ years’ experience in Logistics/Scheduling in automotive industry preferred
  • Ability to work legally in the U.S. without requirement of visa sponsorship or transfer both now and in the future

 

Job Technical skills

    • SAP experience
    • Knwledge and experience implementing Lean Systems in a Manufacturing environment
    • Prficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook); proficient in Excel

 

Job Soft skills

    • Verbal and Written Cmmunication skills
    • Detail Oriented
    • Team wrk
    • Time Management
    • Organizatinal Skills

  

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