Materials Manager

Welcome, NC 27374

Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Engineering Job Number: 94243 Branch: Direct Hire

Job Description

The Resource is seeking a Materials Manager for our client, a major electrical equipment supplier, located in Welcome, NC! This is a permanent, Direct-Hire opportunity that offers a salary range of $130,000- $145,000 per year (depending on education and experience), and  has a 1st shift schedule. The Materials Manager will direct and supervising material planning and material movements. Duties will include managing the stockroom and external warehouse, as well as logistics (shipping and receiving), customer support, and customer responsiveness activities. Ideal candidates for this role should have working knowledge of MRP/ERP, preferably AS400, SAP or JDE and inventory principles in a manufacturing environment. Candidates for this role must have experience in planning, purchasing, and inventory control. If you're ready to advance your career with an exciting opportunity, apply today!

- Enhance safety culture in the department and support initiatives to improve safety across the business
- Responsible for achieving targets on key metrics: Medical Incident Rate, Inventory Value & Accuracy, Back Order Value, Productivity & Ontime Delivery
- Responsible for maintaining realistic and attainable production schedules to support customer requirements and plant revenue goals.
- Responsible for creating a team environment aimed at supporting customer requirements and expectations while maintaining profitability.
- Drives employee engagement, Manages JDE, materials management system (MRP)
- Must be knowledgeable in all aspects of material management.
- Responsible for all quality related issues as they pertain to this position.
- Completes all other tasks as defined by the Plant Manager.
- Must be able to work effectively in a high activity/high visibility environment

- Bachelor’s degree in business or related field plus minimum of 3 years related experience
- Working knowledge of MRP/ERP, preferably AS400, SAP or JDE and inventory principles in a manufacturing environment
- Successfully able to work independently and collaborate with the team – willingness to go and seek out concerns or implement solutions on the production floor
- Demonstrated excellent communication skills – written and verbal.
Must be detail oriented and results driven
- Ability to manage many issues/projects at the same time and effectively direct associates within departments of responsibility
Self-motivated leader
- Conducting annual physical inventory
- Maintenance of branch plant relationships.
- Directly manages supervisors and salaried materials employees.
- Budget control responsibility
- Must maintain good shop floor communications and conduct monthly meetings

Submit your resume online, or send directly to Jordan Milligan at to be considered for this position. For more information, please call our office at 336.970.5222

While we appreciate all inquiries, only qualified candidates will be contacted for further information. 


Meet Your Recruiter

Jordan Milligan

Jordan is a Direct-Hire Recruiter at The Resource, with experience in all aspects of the recruiting process from sourcing to closing. He's passionate about helping companies find their next great hire, and takes pride in helping candidates advance their careers.

Jordan would love to hear from you if you're looking for a new opportunity or have a job opening at your company that needs to be filled quickly. Be sure to connect with him on LinkedIn too!

Hobby: Playing guitar, Favorite getaway: The Outer Banks, Favorite Childhood Book: Lemony Snicket's "A Series of Unfortunate Events" (as a kid, I read every single book in this series multiple times), Favorite Band: Toto, All-time Favorite Vacation Destination: Barcelona, Spain

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About Welcome, NC

Explore exciting career opportunities in and around Welcome, North Carolina! Nestled in the heart of the Tar Heel State, Welcome offers a perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city opportunities. Imagine starting your day with a scenic stroll around High Rock Lake or catching a performance at the renowned Hanesbrands Theatre. Indulge in the local delicacies like Lexington-style barbecue or spend weekends exploring historic landmarks such as the Tanglewood Park Arboretum. With a thriving arts scene, diverse cuisine options, and close proximity to major cities like Charlotte and Raleigh, Welcome, NC is a promising location for job seekers looking to grow their careers in a vibrant and welcoming community. Browse our job listings now and take the first step towards an exciting new chapter in your professional journey.