Steelcase Supervisor Materials Management 1st shift in Kentwood, Michigan

Tracking Code 000000007214 Job Description Supervises professional level employees in the planning, scheduling and purchasing materials to optimize efficiency and reliability to meet objectives established by management. Supervises the integration of company system tools with lean manufacturing techniques to leverage positive business results within plant, supplier or subsidiary. Supervises, coordinates and expedites flow of material, parts, and assemblies within or between department. Supervises execution of the planning and scheduling systems within a plant, interplant and subsidiary. Supervises execution of the planning and scheduling systems within a plant or value stream to include interplant and/or subsidiary requirements. Ensures the processing of change orders and appropriate communications with departments and vendors regarding material and quantity requirement revisions, rate adjustments and incorrect materials. Follows-up on orders to expedite deliveries as needed. Ensures the verification of invoices against original orders to ascertain compliance with all conditions of purchase prior to payment, and the maintenance of purchase order files, invoices and related purchasing records. Steelcase provides employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or veteran status and bases all employment decisions only on valid job requirements. Required Skills * Must have leadership and management qualities consistent with organizational goals and company policy. * Requires organizational and planning skills. * Requires a general knowledge of manufacturing and operations areas. * Requires general knowledge of both order management and order fulfill processes, from order entry through distribution. * Requires general knowledge of all current and legacy scheduling and capacity management software tools. * Must keep accurate and factual records. * Able to work with staff departments to resolve a wide variety of problems. * Able to encourage and facilitate employee group / individual problem solving. Required Experience * BA, BS or equivalent experience. * Requires experience with and in-depth knowledge of materials management processes and procedures. Job Location Kentwood, Michigan, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular Employer's Job# 000000007214Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.