24 days old

Materials / Logistics Manager

Kelly Services
Plymouth, MI 48170
**Direct hire opportunity in the Plymouth area for an experienced** **Materials Manager.**

**Ten plus years of experience in Materials/Logistics required.**

**Bachelors degree in Supply Chain**

**Minimum of 5 years in a management / leadership role**

**Salary range up to $120,000k**

Management of a department or teams working on broader subjects. Responsible for several processes involving diverse teams & interfaces. Full people management responsibility and disciplinary authority.


Jobs in this sub-family are responsible for all the steps involved in getting products from suppliers to customers.

Activities include:

+ Work associated with obtaining goods and services for all types of business processes

+ Finished goods demand inventory planning, production planning and controlling to achieve targeted quality, wastage, and inventory levels

+ Moving, storage and inventory controlling of materials, finished goods, tools and packaging materials

+ Moving materials and finished goods from origin to destination

+ Managing imports, exports, and customs

+ Freight forwarding services and maritime operations

The role is responsible for the management of the complete logistics (inventory control, receiving, storage, empty packaging, packaging design, logistics and transport costs) in the plant. It reports directly to the Plant Director.


+ Responsible for the complete flow of goods and information from suppliers, the receiving, storage, production, and shipping to customers

+ Responsible for inventory reduction and process improvement in the entire supply chain

+ Manages and implements SAP optimization measures at the plant and supports central departments such as SAP-Team, Purchasing and Logistics

+ Analysis and development of measures for consistent improvement and further development of the logistics processes according to the production system

+ Improves logistics delivery quality of the suppliers

+ Implements and facilitate escalation meetings with national and international suppliers and customers

+ Experience in supply chain in a manufacturing environment, ideally within the Automotive branch

+ Proven experience leading a function, incl. a team of supervisors in charge of shift-based teams

+ Very good knowledge of the manufacturing process

+ Pronounced entrepreneurial and economic thinking and acting

+ Holistic and process-oriented thinking

+ High level of goal orientation and problem-solving skills

+ Strong in communication, relationship, and conflict management

+ High level of commitment, flexibility, and willingness to work in a team

+ SAP R/3-Prozess knowledge


Bachelors degree in Supply Chain


Ten plus years in Materials/Logistics

Leadership Experience: Five plus years in a leadership/management role

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-07-25 Expires: 2022-08-25

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