Value Stream Materials Manager


$85-95K + 15% bonus

1.       Optimize materials flows for assigned area of responsibility (ie: Dimension /Component; Flat Stock; WW / Painted Component) to develop integrated value streams that deliver quality products and services quickly, reliably and at a cost that offers compelling value in the market place.
2.       Work with plants to define, document, implement and audit best practices for functional areas of responsibility
3.       Create innovative, sustainable solutions through the practical application of technology and continuous improvement to optimize product flows in the assigned value stream.
4.       Functional MRP system and material flow expert.
5.       Develop and recommend value stream inventory plans in concert with other affected Project VS Materials Managers.
6.       Monitor inventory levels at the plant and value stream level.
7.       Train/develop/audit Plant Materials Managers in alignment with our culture, our vision, AWC materials functional excellence and lean flow.
8.       Monitor order and receipt levels for both raw materials and WIP.
9.       Participate in the establishment of and take actions to meet departmental scorecard goals.
10.    Perform other tasks as directed by the Value Stream Materials Manager.
11.    Promote CITE principles.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required.
Education, Experience and Skills

  • Undergraduate degree in Business, or related field, extensive experience will be considered in lieu of an undergraduate degree
    APICS Certification. Actively working toward APICS certification will be considered in lieu of certification.
  • Minimum of 10 years of upper level Materials Management experience in a multi-plant environment.
  • Experience in developing and implementing inventory plans in a SKU intensive environment.
  • Track record of successful project management and team leadership
  • Highly developed Microsoft Office skills with a focus on Access and Excel.
  • Management style and duties must be consistent with and support the current AWC Vision and CITE principles.
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