Materials Manager
Also referred to as: Materials Manager, Materials /Inventory Planning Manager, Materials Planning Manager
Requirements and Responsibilities
Manages the materials and inventory planning functions. Provides support to production scheduling on all material flow issues to meet production schedules and customer requirements. Interfaces with product line coordinators on the planning and forecasting of customer orders to meet shipments. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a Head of a Unit/Department. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes.
Similar Jobs:  Materials Management Supervisor, Materials Control Manager, Materials Planner I, Materials Planner II, Materials Planner III, Materials Director, Materials Handler II, Estimator - Materials, Materials Engineer II
Level of Education:  Materials Manager Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Materials Manager Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Materials Manager Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation