The Manager will lead and coordinate overall planning and operations functions for a facility, in support of internal and external customers. Will drive change via appropriate performance metrics that are aligned with Master Planning and Operations. S/He will fully support Sales & Operations Planning processes, maintain a safe work environment for all employees in the department, and be responsible for all shipping and receiving areas.
Manage the supply base in terms of safety, quality, cost, delivery, technology, and environmental perspectives by supporting corporate citizenship initiatives and monitor, evaluate, and improve overall supplier performance through continuous improvement & lean principles.
The leader of the materials management team is responsible for: placing orders, managing delivery expectations, expediting as necessary, receiving, staging, storing, cycle counting, retrieving, moving and shipping materials.
Responsible for leading a team of both salaried and hourly (unionized) employees in the distribution of aftermarket parts to external customers as well as providing parts and kits for engine production to internal customers.
The Plant Materials Manager manages all material functions for the flow of materials, from supplier through production to customer, ensuring maximum customer service, minimum inventory investment, minimum transportation costs and efficient plant operations.
The Specification Sales Manager is responsible for representing all Surfacing Products in the market; this is accomplished through the identification, establishment, and growth of both current and future customers in the Architectural and general contractor fields, relationship management of end-users and owners who would specify products, and technical/product training of channel partners within the assigned Territory.
Analyze production release requirements compared to inventory levels and issue releases to bill of material suppliers for just in time deliveries.Manage inventory levels to maintain an inventory turn rate of 24. Implement continuous improvement efforts to achieve a target of 34 turns.
This position works closely with other key functional representatives from New Business Development, Commodity Management, Sales, Product Management, Engineering, Supply Quality Engineering, Transportation and Operations to ensure the supply base is effectively serving internal and external customer needs.
Manages the inventory management and/or production control operations of all related material functions. The Materials Manager is responsible for coordinating any efforts as assigned by the department senior manager, director and/or general manager.