Materials Manager #49045

Posting ID : A1068449919
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Manufacturing

Family friendly company located in Northeast Iowa. Great schools, restaurants, performing arts and indoor and outdoor recreation areas.

Managing the Materials and Inventory Departments;
Driving material savings year over year, through continuous improvement, change management and teamwork to optimize operations;
Mentoring and coaching teams to drive standardization and consistency in work practices;
Managing raw material, packaging materials, WIP inventory levels, and customer line fill for all products;
Leading the SIOP process for the plant;
Maintaining the minimum inventory balance for raw materials;
Maintaining a professional relationship with vendors;
Ensuring proper corporate procedures are followed for contract bids;
Ordering and expediting of general items purchased.

Education: 4-year degree is required; Business, Supply Chain, Manufacturing or related disciplines preferred.

Required Skills:
3+ years of experience in a materials role, with 2+ years of supervisory experience preferably in high-volume, process oriented, heavy manufacturing environment;
Working knowledge of transportation, logistics, purchasing and supply chain management;
ERP and MRP strengths;
Knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma methods;
Proven leadership skills, ability to drive change and process improvements;
Strong organizational and Program Management skills;
Computer competency with advanced SAP skills.

Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Recruiting firm.

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