Supply Chain Materials Manager in Blacksburg VA

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Supply Chain Materials Manager
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Blacksburg VA
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Logistics Management, Supply Chain Analyst/Mgr.

Supply Chain Materials Manager

Blacksburg, VA

  • This client of ours is actively hiring during the COVID19 pandemic and has been deemed an essential business during this time. Looking to hire on this role immediately! Apply today!
  • Our manufacturing client is actively seeking a Supply Chain Materials Manager in their Blacksburg, VA location. This Manager will oversee all phases of production scheduling, inventory control, purchasing of raw materials and production. This person will report to the Plant Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Purchase all raw materials.
  • Negotiate and set up new vendors and purchasing contracts when necessary.
  • Complete quotes and find sources for improved products, lower cost and faster delivery.
  • Manage the warehouse function including receiving of raw materials, shipping of finished goods, and organizing of both in the warehouse area.
  • Communicate with customers on complaints, problems and concerns. Refer to customer complaints relating to quality or production to appropriate management.
  • Maintain inventory of raw materials and finished goods. Utilize an SAP system and generate inventory reports.
  • Maintain cleanliness in the warehouse area, maintain a safe work environment and safe work practices, accident investigations and ensuring outside contractors adhere to policies and procedures.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • 5+ years in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong supply chain skills working in a fast-paced, large automated plant environment.
  • Automotive background will not be considered!!!!!
  • Strong managerial and supply chain skills.
  • Must be comfortable working in a very fast-paced, busy large automated facility.

Materials Manager, supply chain, shipping, receiving, manufacturing, management

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