MATERIALS MANAGER, Planning and Logistics

August 17, 2017

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Full-time Salaried

Great opportunity with global company actively growing the St Joseph, Missouri manufacturing plant. Will effectively plan and manage all production planning, logistics and buying activities for the St Joseph Sealed Air (Cryovac) plant. Responsible for developing, documenting and improving logistics and planning activities and initiatives as well as managing a group of logistics/planning employees and buyer. Will manage relationship with sub-contract warehouse for distribution. Create a climate of continual improvement within the team Appropriate background for this position: Proven track record in implementing process improvements in previous roles Hands on experience in one of or multiple of the following; Scheduling / Forecasting / Planning / Order Management / S&OP / Inventory Management in a manufacturing environment Deep understanding of MRP and various supply strategies Dedicated focus to exceed customer expectations, both internal and external Can effectively delegate, set clear objectives, measure and monitor results Strong analytical and problem solving ability Previous management experience an advantage Communication skills – relates to all levels of the business, Operations, CS, Senior Management & Sales Capable to lead improvement projects outside the direct area of influence People Leadership/ coaching – ability to provide effective and constructive feedback and jointly establish clear expectations Results focused – shows a documented track record of consistently using data based decision making to achieve desired results Sound business judgment – understands the overall picture and what drives the business Polished presentation, business acumen and facilitation skills Ability to work in a fast-paced, demanding environment; able to multi-task with proven follow-through and adherence to changing priorities and deadlines. Internal Interaction Required With: Production Manager Shift Leadership Various Production Personnel Support Personnel External Interaction Required With: Customer (End User) Strategic (Broad load) Planning Graphics Customer Service Sales Vendors MANAGES: Site Production Schedulers Manufacturing Clerk Site Buyer Logistics employees Qualifications: ​​​​​​​Minimum of 5 years experience in Production Planning and/or Supply Chain Management Bachelor’s Degree preferred APICS certification or ability to attain certification desired Lean/Six Sigma background desired To apply, visit the Sealed Air website and search careers.

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Audrey Cravatt

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