Manager II, Materials in Roswell NM

Leprino Foods
Manager II, Materials
Job ID: 
Roswell NM
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Job Types:
Distribution/Wrhse. Mgr., Planning/Scheduling, Supply Chain Analyst/Mgr.
Leprino Foods' history dates to over 65 years ago, when the Leprino family first started making small batches of mozzarella for local markets and eateries in Denver. We've grown a bit since then. Today, we are the largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose in the world, and a leading producer of whey protein. Still owned by the Leprino family, we've set our sights to become the "World's Best Dairy Food and Ingredient Company." To help us achieve that ambitious vision, we're looking for our secret ingredient: motivated individuals who are the absolute best at what they do. From three people in a small cheese shop in the early 1950s, we have grown to over 4,300 employees throughout our 16 global locations. Will you join us on our journey?

Within our 600-person Roswell manufacturing facility, we are seeking a Materials Manager to help us achieve the growth needed to continue moving our organization to even larger levels!

We Ask Of You To:
  • Direct the warehouse department in the coordination of production scheduling, purchasing, warehousing, recycling, vendor delivery and pick-ups, and distribution of product to ensure that products are produced and delivered to internal and external customers in a cost-effective and timely manner.
  • Conduct accurate physical inventory counts, reconcile daily usage reports, ensure accurate and timely loading/unloading of trailers, and review out-of-spec finished products with Quality Execution to meet our shipping needs.
  • Establish and direct product logistic plans to assure minimal distribution costs while maintaining high customer service levels.
  • Direct the development and implementation of systems and procedures to support and enhance the functioning of the Roswell Warehouse.
  • Ensure product and supply inventory levels are maintained within Corporate/Regional guidelines to ensure availability of product and adequate rotation of product quality purposes.
  • Develop and coach a competent and well-motivated staff in the Roswell Warehouse to maximize efficiencies.
  • Oversee development of weekly schedules for production and act as liaison between Corporate Product Management and plant departments to assure timely introduction of new products, systems, and changes.
  • Support safety and quality programs to ensure a safe working environment and those corporate procedures are maintained.

We Offer You in Return:
  • A competitive total compensation package including annual performance bonus eligibility and relocation (if applicable)!
  • 401(k) along with enrollment in an annual Profit Sharing plan opportunity - we hire to retire!
  • Eligible for tuition reimbursement, award recognition, merit, and competitive health/dental/vision benefits.
  • A chance to reside in sunny Roswell, New Mexico: surrounded by wondrous national parks, outdoor wonders, and located a mere 90 miles from the popular Ski Apache winter and summer resort.

You Have (Minimum Qualifications):
  • Bachelor's degree in Product Management, Supply Chain, Logistics, Business, or similar disciplines.
  • Seven (7) years of progressive leadership experience in Warehouse, Logistics, or Materials Management functional area, primarily in a manufacturing environment.

We Hope You Also Have (Preferred Qualifications):
  • Ten (10) years of progressive leadership as a Warehouse, Logistics, or Materials Manager within the food/dairy manufacturing industry.
  • APICS CPIM certification.
  • Experience and ability to manage continuous improvement processes such as Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma.

Learn more at

Leprino Foods Company is an EOE/AA/M/F/V/D employer who supports a drug-free workplace

Leprino Foods Company utilizes the services of Psychemedics to perform our Hair Follicle Drug Testing. Additional information about this process can be obtained at

Leprino Foods requires all individuals to wear the appropriate Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) as required by the role and location.

Leprino Foods Company supports a drug-free workplace and is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran

Nearest Major Market: Albuquerque
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