Kelly Services Materials Manager in Kansas City, Missouri
MATERIALS MANAGER – Kansas City, MO
Oversees and manages the daily activities of the materials and MP&L function to maximize scheduling and delivery of commodities to the customer.
Interfaces with customer to ensure smooth -coordination of scheduling and maximization of schedule adherence; provides input on local conditions, identifies needs and receives direction on real-time staffing increases or decreases.
Ensures materials supervisors, MP&L linkers and MP&L coordinators manage schedule adherence notifying and escalating within the facility as warranted
Enacts contingency plans as needed; escalates and directs activities during systems problems, disasters, etc.; identifies potential problems, troubleshoots, escalates issues to the operations manager, and participates in post-mortem analysis of problems providing input for future process improvements.
Reviews ongoing performance results to targets and takes corrective measures with authorization, escalate as needed.
Maintains a favorable working relationship with all other union employees to foster aid promote a cooperative and harmonious working climate which will be conducive to maximum employee morale, productivity, and efficiency/effectiveness.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Conform to the processes and requirements of the synchronized management system.
Achieve effectiveness of the synchronized management system by following the Quality Policy and meeting company objectives.
Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or related field is preferred.
7 years of work progressive experience performing professional level operational and plant management duties; preferably in automotive or logistics industry
Additional education, training and/or work experience in area of specialization inherent to the position may be required.
Knowledge of principles and procedures used in material planning and logistics operations and practices
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