Materials Manager

Location: Columbus, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 1/30/2018
Job ID: 02564656
Job Description
Materials Manager
For Immediate Consideration Contact: Gary Elias –:
SALARY: 80,000 – 90,000
LOCATION: Columbus, OH
DEGREE: Bachelor’s Degree Required
JOB TITLE: Materials Manager
  • International manufacturer of metal components has immediate need for a Materials Manager candidate.
  • PRIMARY FUNCTION: Manage the Customer Service, Warehouse, and Logistics functions for all Ohio facilities.
  • SECONDARY FUNCTION: Act as back up to the Global Supply Chain Manager
  • DUTIES:       
    • Serve as the primary Customer Liaison for entering Customer Releases, Customer Orders, and arranging shipment of products per customer requirements
    • Coordinate with Purchasing & Estimating to calculate annualized impact of material pricing above the job material ceiling price based on forecasted demand
    • Coordinate with the Master Scheduler to ensure on-time delivery objectives are achieved
    • Oversee all logistics functions between  facilities,  suppliers, and  customers
    • Manage  shipping activity including, but not limited to; part packaging design, label design, and EDI coordination
    • Troubleshoot shipping and delivery problems. This includes visiting customers and making recommendations for meeting required shipping dates
    • Manage, monitor, and report out all freight expenditures
    • Manage associate schedules (Customer Service, Warehouse, and Shipping)
    • Train / Manage “Leads” at all locations (Customer Service, Warehouse, and Shipping)
    • Manage Inventory Control for  Ohio facilities including overseeing cycle counts and physical inventory
    • Schedule outside processing suppliersfor Ohio locations
    • Participate and present solutions to production problems in all production and staff meetings
    • Proactively inform Global Supply Chain Manager and requisite Plant Manager(s) of potential delivery problems and their root causes
    • Attend Daily Production Meetings to identify and discuss Customer concerns
    • Follow all applicable IATF 16949 policies, procedures and work instructions
    • Generally, perform all other duties as required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in Manufacturing Environment.
  • Must have materials background involving steel--will promote to Manager if has a strong materials background involving steel!
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Gary Elias – Elias Associates, Inc.
12 Labaw Dr
Cranbury, NJ 08512
For Immediate Consideration Contact: Gary Elias: