Randstad Materials Manager in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Materials Manager

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job details:

  • location:Kalamazoo, MI

  • salary:$100,000 - $125,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • experience:3 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:134856

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description

Leading Consumer Products manufacturer is looking to hire a permanent Materials Manager. This opportunity will be located in the Kalamazoo, MI area

The ideal candidate will possess experience with aluminum billets and a minimum 7 years progressive leadership experience in a combination of purchasing, planning, logistics, production control and/or inventory control in a manufacturing environment.

This role comes with a very competitive compensation package ranging from $100-125k. Paid relocation is also available.

All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

Responsibilities for the Materials Manager

  • Plan, create and manage production jobs according to customer requirements and inventory strategies to coordinate proper scheduling and balancing of demand and supply.

  • Manage the overall purchasing process (RFQ, supplier selection, negotiations, supplier agreements, contract management, vendor releases, deliveries, etc.)

  • Manage an inventory control system, capable of identifying discrepancies in inventory counts and taking corrective action to guard against inconsistencies in the future.

Requirements for the Materials Manager

  • BBA in Business, Supply Chain Management or similar area of study

  • Minimum 7 years progressive leadership experience in a combination of purchasing, planning, logistics, production control and/or inventory control in a manufacturing environment.

  • Strong SAP experience

Benefits

  • Direct Hire

Job Number: 134856