Materials Manager

Job Reference Code: 0390

Location: IN

Last Updated: 05/02/2019

We need an experience Materials Manager who is a developer of people, process and systems!  This is an opportunity to join a start-up arm of an existing business making an innovative new product!

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  This position is responsible for managing the incoming materials required to operate the plant and run production.  The position is also responsible for shipping, receiving, inventory management, distribution, transportation and production scheduling.  Ensuring that the department drives and achieves all agreed upon KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators). Ensures that we are in compliance with all company, local, state and federal policies, procedures and standards. Key member of the plant staff that will help drive team work, build strong teams and proper culture.

Ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Degree in Supply Chain/Logistics or related field is preferred

  • Minimum of 5-10 years experience in a Supply Chain/Materials management role

  • 5 years of managerial experience and 3 years of direct supervision responsibilities

  • Experience in a lean, food manufacturing environment is preferred

  • The ideal candidate would be a person who has leadership skills, experience in the function, been a supervisor, a manager in plant environment, has experience in supply planning, receiving, shipping, logistics, builds great teams and looking to be part of an exciting start up

  • He or she will also demonstrate strong leadership, teamwork and communication skills and have the ability to work on a computer (understanding Outlook, Word, Excel, etc)

  • Proven experience in leading and developing direct reports

Location: Central Indiana

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