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Materials Manager

Parker Hannifin (Gothenburg Facility)
Alliance, NE
  • Posted: 6 days ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description



  • Manages and prepares division inventory relating to records, tracking of materials, changing business activity, quality of materials and stocking levels.
  • Works closely with procurement to ensure reorder processes and timely delivery of materials are in place.
  • Administers the development and implementation of an aggressive inventory reduction program limiting the Divisions exposure to excess inventory cost.
  • Adjust inventory levels associated with any backlog production.
  • Analyzes production requirements based on immediate sales orders and short/medium term forecast considering production resources (people, materials, equipment).
  • Works with Division management to determine within single or multi-plant production facilities the most cost efficient utilization of production resources for on time delivery and minimization overall cost.
  • Develops scheduling to establish sequence and lead times of manufacturing operations. Requires scheduling in weekly, monthly or longer production cycles This position is located in our Alliance, NE facility.

Experience Needed:

  • Minimum of 3 year’s experience in Supply Chain, but strongly prefer 5 years’ experience in managerial level inventory and production control with Supply Chain direct reports.
  • Required minimum Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or materials management. APICS Certification in supply chain management is preferred (CPIM).
  • Possess analytical and technical skills required to understand business practices and recommend proper automation opportunities.
  • Required to have advanced computer skills (to include EXCEL, WORD, and Power Point) and be able to understand of electronic processing.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills for effective interface with all internal and external contacts are essential.
  • Must be an innovator and embrace lean enterprises principles and practices.

Founded in 1917, Parker Hannifin Corporation is a $13.7 billion, global company. With annual sales of $13.7 billion in fiscal year 2020, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 49 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 63 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index. Parker’s engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to solve some of the world’s greatest engineering challenges. By partnering with customers, Parker improves their productivity and profitability and seeks new ways to solve humanity's biggest challenges.

You should be proficient in:

  • Commodity Purchasing Experience
  • Supplier Negotiation Experience
  • International Sourcing Experience

Parker Hannifin (Gothenburg Facility)


Alliance, NE


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