Materials Manager for a large, non-union auto parts plant near Nashville, TN. The position reports to the Plant Manager. Will be responsible for 4 salaried supervisors and 20 hourly employees. Responsible for all materials functions except OEM (direct) purchases. That includes production and inventory control, MRO purchasing, warehousing, shipping, receiving, and transportation. OEM (direct) purchases are handled by the home office. SAP experience is mandatory.
A BS/BA degree is required and an MBA and certifications (CPIM and CPM) are strongly preferred. Although auto supplier experience is preferred, experience in another high volume industry (such as residential air conditioners, major appliances, etc.) will be considered. Applicants residing in Tennessee or an adjacent state or with strong ties to one of these states. Strong relocation and benefits packages. In addition to base salary, there is a yearly bonus.