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Materials Manager

33,171 P.A. ?
Kitts Green
Kraft Heinz


Purpose of role:

  • Set and Monitor site strategic inventory holding targets and spend by area

(circa $8-9million)

  • Drive operational saving initiatives in inventory and storage
  • Key User for Labour and Capacity Model
  • Analysis of Planning Trends and Factory Data
  • Provide part time cover for material scheduling team
  • Scheduling of a Production Line(s)

Key Accountabilities:

  • Manage master data accuracy within the systems (e.g. SAP / Excel)
  • Manage exceptions and resolve or escalate were appropriate.
  • Manage short dated / obsolete materials.
  • Ensure NPD / NOD material changes are adhered to.
  • Generate annual cost savings in storage and inventory value
  • Set and monitor strategic inventory holding targets by area circa $9m


  • Must have high potential for management advancement
  • Team Worker
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly numerate
  • Advanced in MS Excel
  • SAP Planning skills preferable but not essential