R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
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Materials Director

Location: McAllen, TX
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $110,000.00 - $150,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science; Master of Arts;
Date: 3/12/2018
Job ID: 02579498
Job Description
Materials Director need for international medical device manufacturing company facility located in the McAllen, Texas/Reynosa, Mexico area.
Materials Director will be responsible for:
  • Ensuring that the Master Planning Schedule, and Production Planning are accurately received, communicated and attained, that materials are properly forecasted, purchased and received un a timely manner to support production requirements of the company division supports, while maintaining and acceptable level of customer service.
  • The direction of the Planning and Purchasing functions, Warehousing and Logistics of the Supply Chain.
  • Ensuring the Purchasing department is focused on the supply of materials as determined by the master scheduling function and obtains materials without major disruptions to the manufacturing process.  Also included in the purchasing function is the procurement of materials at the best overall value to the company taking into consideration quality, price and delivery while maintaining targeted inventory of days on hand.
  • Recommend and implement new systems and procedures which improve the Materials Department performance and efficiency through continuous improvement.
  • Support Logistics Department to provide the requirements needed to comply with Customs Regulations.
  • Implement new forecasting and measurement process through the Planning Manager.
  • B. S., Business or related field; M.B.A. and/or additional certifications preferred.
  • Knowledgeable of ERP, Manufacturing Scheduling, Purchasing, Routings, and complex Logistical Processes.
  • 6-10 years of Materials Management in a medical device manufacturing setting.