Regal Beloit Corporation Materials Manager I in Cassville,, Missouri
Description:Leads and develops the Material Team of a small plant and typically less complex supply chain (generally defined by a plant/material headcount of less than 250 employees and/or plant revenue of less than $70M) in supporting Purchasing, Logistics, Master Scheduling Capacity Planning and Inventory Control to achieve the financial and operating objectives set by the overall organizational business plan. Responsible for developing the Material Team and implementing advanced Supply Chain Strategies. Drives a Lean Culture in a high energy team environment. Provides hiring, promotion and disciplinary action recommendations, as well as performance evaluation and feedback for direct reports. Collaborates with Manufacturing, Project Managers, Engineering, PSI, and Sales as well as other areas in the general Supply Chain including Sourcing to drive Supply Chain performance by improving supplier lead times and reducing component and assembly inventory levels. Develops and executes on time delivery, inventory turns, and inventory control, adherence to production plans, cost improvements and ensures continued employee growth through development. Manages and controls inventory investment to set goals and objectives for areas of responsibility. Facilitates and leads strong supplier relationships to ensure timely delivery of materials. Investigates potential for delays and/or quality issues, identifies alternative (approved) plans, and engage, elevate when any sourced item will not arrive on time to support the schedule or quality issues arise. Supports and may establish material departmental budgets; monitors the cost and effectiveness of production planning and scheduling to meet and support customer RK/PK. Supports removal of barriers to improve shipping and receiving by facilitating timely transport of goods within budgets and government regulations. Establishes and maintains appropriate systems and processes to ensure honest, fair, and ethical work environment; adhering to legal regulations. Manages both human and economic resources.Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Industrial Technology, or Materials Management/Purchasing or equivalent related experience. 5 years. Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma within 3 years ; APICS (CPIM, CIRM) certification preferred.