Materials Manager in Madison at Apple & Associates

Date Posted: 6/22/2018

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Job Description

Our client is promoting its Material's Manager and they need to backfill the position with a talented leader, preferably with an automotive supplier background.  You will oversee purchasing, scheduling, customer service and shipping.  This division, in the Madison area, has about 375 employees.  They are experts in precision metal fabrication.  You will report to the Plant Manager.
  • Oversee negotiations of price & delivery schedules for steel and other materials.
  • Reduce all inventories with better use of our computer integrated manufacturing system and pull system.
  • Oversee evaluation of supplier approval process and performance.
  • Oversee the scheduling of all production in consultation with other departments
  • Customer service and review schedule changes with customers if needed
  • Maintain and improve inventory record accuracy.
  • Updates company contact information for customers
  • Lead 6 direct and 6 indirect within the Materials Management Dept. 
  • Ensure budgetary integrity is maintained to include ensuring all purchasing advantages are exercised to maximize profitability of the company. 
  • Train and evaluate department personnel as necessary and required
  • B.S. or similar degree in Business, Production Control, Materials Mgt. or other related field.
  • Must enjoy a fast-paced, every changing work environment; the majority of their clients are automotive
  • Ability to interface with clients on a regular and productive basis
  • Experience in purchasing functions
  • Supervisory experience
  • Scheduling experience
  • Demonstrated Inventory control knowledge
 The company offers a comprehensive benefits package and a competitive salary: 
  • Bonus based on profits
  • medical, dental, vision
  • 401K
  • holidays and vacation
  • Relocation assistance available
 Let's move your career forward and apply now.  We review all resumes and applications submitted.  A member of our staff will reach out to you directly if you meet the qualifications for this role.  
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