Manager Material Management (m/f/d)

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Carry out all material movements and book accordingly (goods reception, incoming inspection, storage, commissioning, returns, scrap, outgoing shipments, distribute onsite etc.)
  • Instruct, guide and develop warehouse staff. Ensure daily and weekly goals are defined and met. Run daily shop floor meeting.
  • Implement work environment and method that ensure state of the art warehouse and material operations, including Visual management and other lean management tools.
  • Optimize company-wide material flow and storage in order to secure production supply and optimize storage space, throughput and financials.
  • Implement buffer stocks for raw material and sub-assemblies in cooperation with planning and production
  • Implement incoming inspection (metrology, visual, functional where possible) and involve experts where needed
  • Responsible for leading and doing inventory taking, as well as the monthly inventory verification and deviation monitoring.
  • Fulfill quality requirements and audit success in cooperation with Quality
  • Responsible for waste management
  • Plan and anticipate requirements for warehouse and material flow along planned company growth

Requirements and qualifications:

  • Master craftsman’s diploma („Meisterbrief“) or Completed education as warehouse logistics specialist with 6+ years professional experience in comparable positions of manufacturing companies
  • Physical fitness, pronounced customer orientation and an eye for identifying needs for work and improvements
  • High level of commitment, flexibility and resilience as well as a sense of quality and responsibility
  • Strong communication skills and good networker
  • Advanced user of ERP systems (ex. Sage, Business Central)
  • Knowledge of German (at least C1) and English (at least B2)

What you can expect:

  • An interesting job with a versatile range of tasks in a dynamic high-tech company
  • Flat hierarchies and short communication channels
  • Individual further education offers
  • Retirement provision concept with employer subsidy
  • 30 days holiday
  • Employee events
  • Free fruit, muesli, yoghurt, coffee, tea and water