Manager of Materials & Planning


Manufacturing and Production

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Job Type




Salary Range

USD108000.00 - USD130000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Los Angeles, CA - Metro - (USA) 15821 Ventura Blvd Suite 148 CA Encino , CA 91436



Job Description

Manpower is currently hiring for a Manager of Materials & Planning to support our client's team, based out of Chatsworth!

Are you looking for a direct hire role with a respectable company in the networking industry? We have just the position for you!

What's in it for you?

* Full time hours

* Shift: 1st

* Location: Chatsworth, CA

* Direct Hire

* Salary range $108k-132k (DOE)

Job Summary

This position requires a person who can manage, respond to and coordinate the needs of the Materials, Stockroom, and Planning Units. Can operate under minimal supervision, is self-motivated and a fast learner.

What you'll do

* Directly involved in the actual work of each unit in a supervisory role with full management authority to act on behalf of, and in consensus with, the Director of the Department.

* Train persons involved to achieve higher levels of proficiency in: Purchasing, Outsourcing, ERP planning and Production Scheduling according to the Lean Manufacturing methodology

* Interact and coordinate Purchasing and Planning with outsourcing companies.

* Directly undertake negotiations and resolve issues with both suppliers as well as outsourcing companies.

* Ensure that the three units stay smoothly coordinated and meshed in a timely fashion, on a daily basis to ensure outsourced product and internal manufacturing happen expeditiously and fast.

* Communicate daily with the Manufacturing Manager and when necessary, other heads of department such as Engineering to resolve issues such as EO's.

* Ensures that orders are shipped on time.

* Makes sure ERP maintains appropriate inventory levels.

* Evaluate written data such as job orders, product specifications and operations sheets, parts and materials inventory lists, and machine and worker production rates, to establish efficient allocation and scheduling of parts, materials, machines, and sequences of operations and workflow.

* Determines work procedures, prepares work schedules, and expedites workflow.

What we're looking for

* Bachelor's degree (B.A.) or Master's Degree a plus; 5-7 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

* Strong verbal, written and people communication skills and the willingness to work cooperatively in a team environment.

* Knowledge of the Manufacturing and MRP process

* Proficient in Microsoft Word/Excel

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance

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