Materials Manager
Agrana Fruit US - Baldwinsville, NY

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Manage the daily activities to assure production scheduling is created and presented to operations group to meet efficiency of processes.
  • Manage the daily activity of raw material receiving, handling and warehousing.
  • Manage the daily activities of the finished goods warehousing and shipment of finished products to our customers.
  • Develop continuous improvement to areas of responsibility based on performance indicators.
  • Active member of the Lysander Food Safety Team.
  • Actively support plant safety team initiative and ensure work environment is safe for employees.
  • Responsible for the direct development and performance tracking of 10 direct reports.
  • Ensure that all hourly employees in direct areas of responsibility receive necessary training for safety, job development.
  • Participate in establishing, monitoring, and achieving plant operational targets and goals.
  • Manage budgetary aspects of direct areas of responsibility contributing cost control measures and capital project direction for those areas.
  • Manage aspects of “outside” activity to include management of entire tote inventory, dumping of waste fruit, recycling programs for the disposal of plastic, cardboard, metal, wooden pallets.
  • Management of tote receiving, inventory, and dispersing to all US affiliates.
  • Day to day carrier management as it relates to inbound and outbound scheduling.
  • Parcel (UPS/FedEx) shipment coordination.
  • Education / Training : Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience in Supply Chain/Business or applicable field

    Know-how / Professional Experience:
    • Minimum of 5 years management experience in warehousing, shipping, materials control, and inventory control.
    • Strong communications skills – written and verbal
    • Strong Computer skills proficient at Microsoft Excel, Word, and Power Point
    • Thorough Knowledge of SAP operating systems
    • Woking Knowledge of GMP and HACCP program requirements including the application of principals, concepts, practices and standards
    • Previous experience with Continuous Improvement Disciplines with direct involvement in one or more of the following (TQM, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing)
    • Excellent problem solving skills focusing on Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action.
    • Strong knowledge of US and Canadian Customs a plus

    Agrana Beteiligungs-AG - 15 months ago - save job