Material Requirements Planning Manager
At Caterpillar’s Decatur, IL facility, we manufacture and assemble large mining and construction equipment. In this role as a Material Requirements Planning Manager, you will report to the Supply Chain Performance Manager and will be primarily responsible for supervising the material planning and functions for the facility, ensuring material availability and POU availability, and drive disciplined inventory systems usage and collaboration with material suppliers. As a member of the Supply Chain team, you will need to have a growth mindset, promote continuous improvement, and help build a defect-free culture. We have a fabulous team that does some of the most exciting work at Caterpillar, and we can’t wait for you to join the team!
What you will do:
- Managing the environment of the inventory stock room is in line with requirements for each product.
- Managing staffing, development, and performance management of materials management workers. Ensuring proper labor relations.
- Defining and maintaining optimal inventory levels. Performing inventory analysis and making recommendations for stock levels.
- Coordinating maintenance and support of inventory management software.