Materials Manager (Harrisonburg, VA, US)
Company: Kerry Luxembourg S.a.r.l.
Posted on: November 20, 2019
Requisition ID 10329
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Supply Chain
Posting Type LI Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry,
it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition
company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable
solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our
commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward.
With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry
products, your opportunities are limitless. About Kerry A career
with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how
people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you
opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our
commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is
something you can feel good about.About the role At our
Harrisonburg, VA location we create stock and broth for Kerry
customers. We work hard, play hard, and give back to the community
we work in through our Kerry employee engagement program. Key
responsibilities As a Materials Manager , you will be part of our
Supply Chain team. We will rely on you to Interface with Sales,
R&D, manufacturing and more to ensure that sales requirements
are achieved. As a team member you will monitor the following
aspects that will need to be considered in preparing Production
Schedule: sales forecasts, production costs & capacity, inventory
costs, customer orders, inventory levels and historical run rates.
You'll have the opportunity to drive success by developing and
implementing processes to eliminate excessive inventories and
improve efficiency through the schedule process.
- Monitor, forecast, plan and schedule multiple production
- Assist in the development and implementation of short- and
long-range plans relating to production planning/scheduling
- Monitor Open Order report for order confirmation, changes and
expected shipping dates,
- Ensure accurate and timely raw material inventories by working
closely with the purchasing and warehousing department.
- Manage aged inventory to ensure inventory reduction and
minimize loss Qualifications and skills If you're up to the
challenge and have the following qualifications and background,
- A Bachelor's Degree is required. APICS certification is a plus
but not required.
- We prefer a minimum of 5 year's experience as a Materials
Manager within a plant environment.
- Be a proactive change agent and possess leadership skills to
build and maintain a team-oriented environment.
- Do you have SAP experience? This is required as it will jump
start your career. Not a fit for the requirements but love what you
see? We STILL want to hear from you, join our talent community to
let us know you're interested and stay up to date on other
positions of interest. materials management, production planning
procurement, distribution. 1711 N Liberty St., Harrisonburg,
Virginia, USA, 22 Kerry is an equal opportunity employer.
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color,
religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran
status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only
employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United
States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional
upon the successful completion of a background investigation and
drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here . Additional
information can also be here .
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