Materials Manager

Job Title:
Materials Manager
Job Code:
Ripon, Calif., USA
Full-time, Regular
Job Description:

Position is responsible for inventory management and inventory control, and accountable for site compliance of all corporate supplier agreements. Position will assist in managing the planning, implementation and fiscal responsibilities of the procurement of goods and services, including non-fiber raw materials, consumables and storeroom items, for a facility or multiple facilities.

  • Utilize demand forecasts and production schedules to plan and schedule incoming raw materials and consumables.
  • Manage raw materials and consumables inventory levels consistent with business strategies.
  • Implement a coordinated materials management approach to inventory management and procurement.
  • Optimize inventory levels in stores.
  • Monitor inventory usage and perform data analyses to manage Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)
  • Manage inventory reporting process.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Good negotiating and interpersonal skills.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficient at Inventory Management or Enterprise Resource Planning Software.
  • 3-5 years demonstrated procurement/supply chain management experience.
  • 1-2 years supervisory experience.