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Materials Mgr

Company: Pentair, Inc.
Location: Brookfield
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description:

At Pentair, you will work along-side passionate problem-solvers who are committed to the future and are focused on creating a healthier world for all. Throughout our 120 global locations, our values guide us as we create innovative solutions for the world's water challenges. We bring water to life!

As a Pentair employee, you would enjoy a wide array of benefit options to help keep you and your family healthy and protected, a generous 401(k) and ESPP to help you save for retirement, plus paid time off and wellness programs to encourage a healthy work/life balance.

We have an opportunity for a Materials Manager to join our Brookfield, WI team. You will lead the Material Group (Supply Chain, PFEP, Shipping and Receiving) as well as Distribution. As a manager of these groups you will help Pentair achieve service and quality productivity driving profitability objectives in a safe and diverse work environment.

You Will:

* Oversee the process to maintain correctly balanced inventory levels on all purchased material and supplies to prevent out of stock conditions and cash flow problems relating to inventory. Guaranteeing a continuous inventory supply and maintain proper levels of inventory to control the level of backorders. * Work closely with Engineering, Marketing, and Sales to properly forecast new product timelines and sales. * Manage and train purchasing personnel to enhance their negotiating skills with the objective of continuous improvement in product cost, quality and delivery, and in developing effective long-term supplier relationships and capabilities. Ensure the quality and timely delivery of purchased items in support of production schedules and customer requirements. * Manages all areas using Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost Metrics. * Full job description provided upon request.

Key Qualifications:

* 7+ years of experience in supply chain management or materials management. * Lean manufacturing knowledge and implementation skills to include Just In Time (JIT), and Kanban. * A Bachelor's degree is required in Business, Logistics or Supply Chain Management. Will consider 10+ years of experience in materials management in lieu of a degree. * Kanban systems experience required * JDE or similar ERP systems experience.

Pentair is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Diversity and Inclusion:

With our expanding global presence, cross-cultural insight and competence are essential for our ongoing success. We believe that a diverse workforce contributes different perspectives and creative ideas that enable us to continue to improve every day. Race, gender, ethnicity, country of origin, age, personal style, sexual orientation, physical ability, religion, life experiences and many more factors contribute to this diversity.

We take ongoing action to improve the diversity of our workforce by:

* Ensuring leadership involvement and ownership * Attracting and retaining diverse talent at all levels * Fostering a globally aware, inclusive culture * Ensuring our practices are fair and non-discriminatory


Keywords: Pentair, Inc., Milwaukee , Materials Mgr, Other , Brookfield, Wisconsin

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