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Sr. Materials Manager - Tier One Auto Parts

Project ID: 10084

Location Beamsville, ON, Grimsby, ON, Hamilton, ON, Niagara, ON, St. Catharines, ON, Stoney Creek, ON, Welland, ON
Description Firmly established, this Black Box designer / manufacturer of complex auto, light truck, & SUV systems is adding new programs to its solid base of business. While adding new products, programs, and plant capacity, it will hire a Sr. Materials Manager to lead the Planning and Scheduling functions for two plants.

The Materials Manager will inherit systems, procedures, and tribal paradigms that are rooted in the past century. Taking a broad and objective appraisal, the Materials Manager will be expected to identify opportunities for improvement and recommend change and solutions to ensure JIT customer satisfaction.

Our ideal candidate is already a fully experienced Materials Manager in Tier One auto parts manufacturing. They will bring knowledge of current ERP technologies and the data links to all the major automobile manufacturers. More importantly, the Materials Manager must partner with Plant Managers and the centralized Purchasing team to develop and implement process improvements. To be selected, the candidate must display strong leadership, coaching, mentoring talents, and be an excellent communicator able to deal effectively internally and externally. In return, this company can reward accomplishments with career development opportunities in either Supply Chain or Operations fields.
Requirements

Degree/Diploma

Bachelor or Diploma

Major

Supply Chain ideal

Designation/Accreditation

SCMP designation ideal