Our client is a leading manufacturer of heating equipment.
They need a new Materials Manager who will be responsible for planning, directing and coordinating the process of sourcing and buying materials, products and services.
In addition to the usual supervisory skills expected, the Materials Manager must create the deals that keep materials flowing into the factory so that products can continue to flow out of the factory.
The Materials Manager will work closely with all members of the Operations team.
Duties 50% of your time will be spent sourcing materials globally Manage 5 reports: 3 on-site Buyers, 1 Buyer in another plant and 1 Planner Improve existing purchasing process, conduct vendor evaluations and meet core supplier quarterly Interface with Engineering, Marketing and Production Utilize ERP system (they use Epicore) to conduct forecast analysis to better determine purchases Projected travel 10 to 15 percent Requirements:
5+ years of materials management experience, and at least three years of experience in both global sourcing and people management.
Bachelors degree (operations or production management preferred) Proven record of achievements in sourcing inventory control and MRP system management.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
A proven track record of excellent communication and negotiation skills.
and / or CPIM preferred.Benefits:Bonus target 8%Health, dental and life insurance
Disability401K with match
Vacation and holidays
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A member of our staff will reach out to you directly if you meet the qualifications for this role.
No sponsorship is available.