We are looking for an individual who manages, controls, and directs the activities and staff involved in the multiple functions of purchasing, material planning, stores, inventory control, production control, traffic, shipping, and receiving. The right candidate develops and maintains procurement policies, which ensure timely delivery of goods, equipment, materials, and supplies at the most economical cost, consistent with quality standards and specifications of the company. Implements operating procedures concerning the selection and qualification of suppliers, processing of purchase contracts, blanket orders, and long-term purchase agreements.
The Materials Manager provides for the development and the implementation of the inventory control system to maintain and track the status of the purchase order, inventory levels, and production requirements. Supervise the analysis of the marketing forecast and preparations of the related materials forecasts to identify and plan for anticipated material requirements. Reviews production schedules to ensure timely receipt and availability of materials. Establishes and monitors the operation of the production control system.
Experience and Training: Bachelor's degree in Material Management, a related field, or equivalent experience is required. Seven years experience in scheduling/materials/manufacturing/production control activities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.
GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.