Materials Manager

Tata Technologies   •  

Chattanooga, TN

Industry: Software


11 - 15 years

Posted 397 days ago

Job Summary: Manage, control and direct the operations, activities, and personnel engaged in the Material Planning, Warehousing, MRO, and Production Scheduling.     Job Description:

  1. Develop, implement and manage policies and procedures necessary to ensure effective execution of material logistics functions;
  2. Create and maintain MRP and material systems that allows for efficient and accurate production scheduling;
  3. Maintain inventory levels which meet planned inventory turns. Maintain inventory accuracy through accurate inventory cycle counts, control systems, and corrective actions;
  4. Provide for the proper shipping and documentation of finished goods. Assure vendor releases are timely and accurate;
  5. Improve in-plant material handling and storage systems;
  6. Develop and maintain TS procedures for Materials department.

  Key Must Have’s:

  1. BS degree in logistics/related field or 2:1 ratio experience to education;
  2. 10 + years’ experience in material control and production scheduling;
  3. 3+ years’ experience directly managing material control activities;
  4. APIC Certification in Production Inventory Management (CPIM) desired;
  5. SAPexperiencerequired.
  1. Experience implementing MRP systems in a production environment;
  2. Assertiveness, prioritizing skills, multi-tasking capabilities;
  3. Excellent oral and written communication skills are necessary.