Materials Manager - Automotive Manufacturing


General Information
US-IN-Automotive Manufacturing - Indy Suburbs
$75,000.00 - $85,000.00 /Year
At least 10 year(s)
Job Description Materials Manager

Manage Production Schedules, All aspects of inventory and materials movement, Receiving, Shipping and MRP system.


This is a perfect role for someone with a career in  materials management.
 Prefer Automotive Background


Job Function:


  • Manage the Materials Management Function - manage and update the Production Scheduled. Work with MRP systems to deliver production schedules and movement of inventory and raw materials to the right place at the right time. Be the Master of all production schedules.
  • Manage the Receiving and Shipping Departments.
  • Manage the Production Inventory - Control Inventory systems, Manage warehousing systems, working closely with vendors and supply chain, reporting on the discrepancies with root cause and countermeasures.
  • Manage the MRP system and customer EDI system. 
  • Monthly Inventory transactions and stocks balance.  
  • Make recommendations to improve the process and keep the best practices.
  • Manage shipping/receiving department.
  • Job RequirementsMaterials Manager
    Production Control Management (Automotive Manufacturing)


    • 7 or more years experience as either Production Control Manager or Materials Manager or Master Scheduler.
    • Experience with Toyota Production Systems or Honda Production Systems is a huge plus.
    • Must have experience with Automotive Industry working in a Manufacturing Plant or Warehouse in Materials Management and Scheduling. 
    • Experience Managing People - Departments.
    • Experience Working with inventory management or warehouse management and some control capacity.
    • Communicate effectively in English
    • Interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts  

    Keywords - Materials Manager, Production Control Manager, Master Scheduler, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Inventory Management, master schedule

    WE ARE LOOKING FOR A LOCAL CANDIDATE (or someone willing to relocate themselves to Indianapolis Area) - RELOCATION IS NOT PROVIDED WITH THIS ROLE