Materials Flow Manager

The Role You’ll Play

As the Materials Flow Manager, you will provide oversight, management and leadership of all Raw, WIP and Finished Good Materials within the plant and network supplied by the operation. You will have a strong commitment to meeting company financial objectives and exceeding customer expectations. You will also provide technical knowledge and support for the materials management and manufacturing organizations in the proper selection of materials and processes to be used for the most effective and economical methods for producing quality products in accordance with all company objectives. The Materials Flow Manager will also have responsibility for directing the shop floor and operational scheduling as needed and in collaboration with corporate planning.

Who You Are

  • You thrive on technical, business and people management challenges, are a big-picture thinker, and have excellent problem-solving skills.

  • Communication skills are a key strength, from the shop floor through to senior management and customers you handle them all effectively.

  • You demonstrate industry-leading knowledge and expertise in materials concepts, processes, and systems including lean and six sigma manufacturing principles, departmental strategy development and execution.

  • You are very process-driven and enjoy the challenge of designing, implementing and sustaining new and improved processes long term.

  • You take pride in meeting and exceeding targets for safety, quality, delivery, and cost.

  • Technically able, you leverage MRP and associated manufacturing technologies in your quest for continuous improvement.

  • You are committed to developing strong teams focused on best practice and delivery against company goals.

Community | Aiken, South Carolina

  • Authentic South Carolina equestrian community, rich in historic charm and tradition, quaint downtown.

  • Lovely parks, including a 2,100-acre urban forest with 70 miles of trails.

  • Halfway between Columbia, SC, and Augusta, GA, easy access to bigger city vibes.

  • A tight-knit community with endless fun events, like block parties, tours, farmers markets, and craft fairs.

  • Most important event to note is Aiken's Famous Steeplechase held in the Spring since 1930! Big Hats, cocktails, and fast horses!

  • 2-hour drive to beaches, mountains, and amusement parks, 1-hour drive to college football games.

  • Named one of the best small towns of the South by Southern Living.

Background Profile

  • 7+ years of experience in materials, logistics, purchasing and/or production control within a manufacturing environment

  • 3+ years in management roles

  • Extensive team development experience

  • Previous fiscal responsibility including areas such as staffing levels, budgets, and financial goals

  • 4-year degree or equivalent experience in materials management, logistics, purchasing and/or production control