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Materials Manager
Salary: $80,000-90,000 (Depending on Experience)
Located in Ontario, California we are currently seeking a materials manager to strengthen company's manufacturing operations. The company's products are sold around the world and set the standard for innovation and value. Working with many different materials, and this company is renowned for their flexibility and willingness to customize products to give the customer exactly what they want.
Job Details:
Responsible to manage all aspects of materials flow and to maintain control and accuracy over all good inventories, including all transactions, procurement, planning, scheduling, cost, warehouse, receiving, and shipping to ensure that customer orders are fulfilled on time. This position is also responsible to develop and manage all supplier relations.
Job Functions:

- Develop, implement and manage cross-functional, fully integrated planning process that incorporates make versus buy, capacity planning, scheduling, inventory, material and associated cost elements.
- Performs analysis of customer demand, sales forecasts and historical material usage to develop and execute build to order and build to forecast plans.
- Coordinate with cross-functional business teams to develop the best economic strategy for production planning to support customer demand.
- Establish and implement methods and best practices related to the systems and process that support inventory forecasting, purchasing and material control.
- Prepare customer delivery report by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends and uses information to proactively communicate potential late deliveries.
- Establishes and supervises production scheduling activities by monitoring material inventories, tracking progress of production and reviewing factors that affect schedules.
- Develop and execute a sourcing strategy to meet the company's business growth and sourcing requirements.
- Identify, develop and manage effective relationships with existing and potential suppliers of goods and services to meet the established cost, quality and delivery targets.
- Establish, implement, and manage system to evaluate, monitor and report supplier scorecard performance.
- Adhere to established company policies, procedure, terms and conditions and legal matters that affect purchasing policies.
- Coordinate and work with quality, engineering, machining and assembly operations to ensure 100% on time delivery by establishing and monitoring schedule to proactively identify and address any issuers.
- Responsible for accuracy of inventory counts by implementing and managing, in conjunction with finance, and inventory control system, capable of identifying discrepancies in inventory counts and taking corrective action to guard against inconsistencies in the future.
- Achieves financial objectives by working with management group to prepare the materials budget, schedule expenditures, analyze variances and initiate corrective actions.
- Participates as a member of the operations team in making cross-functional operational decisions.
- Participates in MRB and CAR meetings to resolve quality issues working with both internal and external resources.
- Collaborate with Engineering, Manufacturing, Process Engineering and Quality to achieve cost reduction targets.
- Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by implementing, maintain and aligning company policies that adhere to local, state and federal environmental, health and safety regulations.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

- Maintain and provide current understanding of industry best practices and technology trends.
- Identify tools, processes and metrics to optimize supplier value.
- Leads by example and motivates people to create a challenging, empowering, and collaborative working environment.
- Good technical writing, documentation, and record keeping skills.
- Good analytical problem-solving ability.
- Ability to contribute in a cross functional collaborative environment.
- Financial skills including cost modeling, cost analysis, make vs. buy analysis.
- Ability to leverage metrics and other tools to drive supplier performance.
- Syspro experience is a PLUS.

Requirements:

- BS degree in Business management or other related discipline. Masters in related field a plus.
- At least 5 years progressive experience in management of materials and sourcing within a design and manufacturing environment.
- Experience in total quality, six sigma, or other similar environments.
- Working knowledge and understanding of ERP/MRP systems and their use in a manufacturing environment.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
- Ability to demonstrate solid written and oral communications skills.
- APICS certification.

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Job Requirements

Materials Manager
Salary: $80,000-$90,000 (Depending on Experience)
Located in Ontario, California we are currently seeking a materials manager to strengthen company's manufacturing operations. The company's products are sold around the world and set the standard for innovation and value. Working with many different materials, and this company is renowned for their flexibility and willingness to customize products to give the customer exactly what they want.
Job Details:
Responsible to manage all aspects of materials flow and to maintain control and accuracy over all good inventories, including all transactions, procurement, planning, scheduling, cost, warehouse, receiving, and shipping to ensure that customer orders are fulfilled on time. This position is also responsible to develop and manage all supplier relations.
Job Functions:
Develop, implement and manage cross-functional, fully integrated planning process that incorporates make versus buy, capacity planning, scheduling, inventory, material and associated cost elements.
Performs analysis of customer demand, sales forecasts and historical material usage to develop and execute build to order and build to forecast plans.
Coordinate with cross-functional business teams to develop the best economic strategy for production planning to support customer demand.
Establish and implement methods and best practices related to the systems and process that support inventory forecasting, purchasing and material control.
Prepare customer delivery report by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends and uses information to proactively communicate potential late deliveries.
Establishes and supervises production scheduling activities by monitoring material inventories, tracking progress of production and reviewing factors that affect schedules.
Develop and execute a sourcing strategy to meet the company's business growth and sourcing requirements.
Identify, develop and manage effective relationships with existing and potential suppliers of goods and services to meet the established cost, quality and delivery targets.
Establish, implement, and manage system to evaluate, monitor and report supplier scorecard performance.
Adhere to established company policies, procedure, terms and conditions and legal matters that affect purchasing policies.
Coordinate and work with quality, engineering, machining and assembly operations to ensure 100% on time delivery by establishing and monitoring schedule to proactively identify and address any issuers.
Responsible for accuracy of inventory counts by implementing and managing, in conjunction with finance, and inventory control system, capable of identifying discrepancies in inventory counts and taking corrective action to guard against inconsistencies in the future.
Achieves financial objectives by working with management group to prepare the materials budget, schedule expenditures, analyze variances and initiate corrective actions.
Participates as a member of the operations team in making cross-functional operational decisions.
Participates in MRB and CAR meetings to resolve quality issues working with both internal and external resources.
Collaborate with Engineering, Manufacturing, Process Engineering and Quality to achieve cost reduction targets.
Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by implementing, maintain and aligning company policies that adhere to local, state and federal environmental, health and safety regulations.
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Maintain and provide current understanding of industry best practices and technology trends.
Identify tools, processes and metrics to optimize supplier value.
Leads by example and motivates people to create a challenging, empowering, and collaborative working environment.
Good technical writing, documentation, and record keeping skills.
Good analytical problem-solving ability.
Ability to contribute in a cross functional collaborative environment.
Financial skills including cost modeling, cost analysis, make vs. buy analysis.
Ability to leverage metrics and other tools to drive supplier performance.
Syspro experience is a PLUS.
Requirements:
BS degree in Business management or other related discipline. Masters in related field a plus.
At least 5 years progressive experience in management of materials and sourcing within a design and manufacturing environment.
Experience in total quality, six sigma, or other similar environments.
Working knowledge and understanding of ERP/MRP systems and their use in a manufacturing environment.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
Ability to demonstrate solid written and oral communications skills.
APICS certification.

About company: 

Ultimate

Ultimate is a full service, privately-held staffing company that some of the most prestigious companies in the nation work with in order to recruit and hire the very best office professionals. We invite you to read about our commitment to making life better for the people we serve by visiting our website at www.ultimatestaffing.com.

Job Id: 
7005008