Responsible to manage all aspects of materials flow and to maintain control and accuracy over all goods inventories, including all transactions, procurement, planning, scheduling, cost, warehouse, receiving, and shipping to ensure that customer orders are fulfilled on time.
-Develop, implement and manage cross-functional, fully integrated planning process that incorporates capacity planning, scheduling, inventory, material and associated cost elements.
-Develop the best economic strategy for production planning to support customer demand.
-Establish and implement methods and best practices related to the systems and process that support inventory forecasting, material control, and customer service.
-Prepares customer delivery reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends and uses information to proactively communicate potential late deliveries.
-Manages production scheduling activities by monitoring material inventories, tracking progress of production and reviewing factors that affect schedules.
-Coordinate and work with quality, engineering, manufacturing to ensure 100% on-time delivery by establishing and monitoring schedule to proactively identify and address any issues.
-Maintains logistic information including key measurables. Reports variances with corrective action.
-Responsible to train and cross-train department members to ensure stable workforce to minimize risk to customer.
-Responsible for accuracy of inventory counts by implementing and managing, in conjunction with Finance, an inventory control system, capable of identifying discrepancies in inventory counts and taking corrective action to guard against inconsistencies in the future.
-Participates in CAR meetings to resolve quality issues working with both internal and external resources.
-Leads by example and motivates people so as to create a challenging, empowering, and collaborative working environment.
Bachelor’s degree in business management or equivalent combination of education and OEM, Tier 1 automotive manufacturing experience preferred. Supply chain professional certification and lean management preferred. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Process oriented with good organizational skills. Strong computer skills with experience with ERP systems and Microsoft Office. Proven negotiation, leadership and interpersonal skills.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $55,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year