24 days old

Materials Manager

Konecranes Inc
Houston, TX 77002
  • Job Code
    117546023

Konecranes Inc

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category

Country: United States
Location: Houston, TX, US
Employment type: Undefined term


Country: United States (US)
Location: Houston
, Texas (US-TX)
Location details:


At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name - people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

Position Title: Material Manager

Reports To: Manager, Materials Management & Procurement

The role of Material Management and Procurement (MMP) is to manage the material deliveries and purchasing, within established project budget, scope and schedule. A Material Manager acts as primary interface between the Konecranes project team and material suppliers (internal and external) for project related materials. Material Managers have the responsibility of taking inputs from Project Management (Schedule and budget) as well as engineering (technical specifications and material requirements / BOM's) and converting the requisitions into tangible Purchase Orders. They also negotiate with suppliers and vendors as needed and ensure the correct materials are delivered to the needed locations as planned by the Project. The Material Manager operates as a critical junction on a project team to ensure a successful on-time and on-budget project. Material Manager function is an integral part of the project team and has a continuous responsibility to communicate project Material status to management. Our ability to execute projects is heavily influenced by material availability. Our sustainability and competitiveness strongly rely on the ability to track costs and keep or fall below the budgets. It is critical open dialog occurs between Material Management, Engineering and Project Management to solve cost overruns and provide feedback.

Principal Responsibilities:
  • Finalize and Maintain Project Bill of Material to support project delivery schedule and scope
  • On-time and on-budget Project specific purchasing
  • Compare purchases to budgets and communicate deviations with the Project as needed.
  • Ensure project materials are extended and maintained and the project's manufacturing Bill of Materials are up-to-date in SAP/ERP system.
  • Provide management with Key Information as requested on price developments and feedback from the market/suppliers.
  • Participate in Supplier / Vendor on-boarding as needed.
  • Sole point of contact between Konecranes and the suppliers / vendors for project related purchases
  • Vendor Non-conformance management


Education: Post-secondary degree or diploma from a college

Experience:
  • Previous Purchasing, Costing or Budgeting experience is preferred.
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings and Bills of Materials (BOM's).
  • Ability to understand delivery scopes and logistics concepts is required.


Other Requirements:
  • Must demonstrate Technical Aptitude.
  • Exceptional English communication skills are required. Must demonstrate good "people" skills.
  • General PC skills, MS Windows, MS Outlook, MS Excel Required. SAP/ERP system experience a large plus.
  • Good general organizational skills.


*KC #monus #cbus #nxt

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. . Konecranes, Inc. and its affiliates will not accept resumes from external recruiters or agencies without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission. Any resumes sent without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission with Konecranes, Inc. are void of any fees and free for internal use. All data protection laws are the responsibility of the agency.

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<br/><b>Konecranes Inc</b><br/><br/>Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category<br/><br/><b>Country: </b> United States<br/><b>Location: </b> Houston, TX, US<br/><b>Employment type: </b> Undefined term<br/><br/><br/><em>Country: United States (US) <br> Location: Houston</em><em>, Texas (US-TX) <br> Location details: </em><br><br><em>At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name - people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.</em><br><br><strong>Position Title: Material Manager</strong><br><br><strong>Reports To: Manager, Materials Management & Procurement</strong><br><br>The role of Material Management and Procurement (MMP) is to manage the material deliveries and purchasing, within established project budget, scope and schedule. A Material Manager acts as primary interface between the Konecranes project team and material suppliers (internal and external) for project related materials. Material Managers have the responsibility of taking inputs from Project Management (Schedule and budget) as well as engineering (technical specifications and material requirements / BOM's) and converting the requisitions into tangible Purchase Orders. They also negotiate with suppliers and vendors as needed and ensure the correct materials are delivered to the needed locations as planned by the Project. The Material Manager operates as a critical junction on a project team to ensure a successful on-time and on-budget project. Material Manager function is an integral part of the project team and has a continuous responsibility to communicate project Material status to management. Our ability to execute projects is heavily influenced by material availability. Our sustainability and competitiveness strongly rely on the ability to track costs and keep or fall below the budgets. It is critical open dialog occurs between Material Management, Engineering and Project Management to solve cost overruns and provide feedback.<br><br><strong>Principal Responsibilities:</strong><br> <ul> <li>Finalize and Maintain Project Bill of Material to support project delivery schedule and scope</li> <li>On-time and on-budget Project specific purchasing</li> <li>Compare purchases to budgets and communicate deviations with the Project as needed.</li> <li>Ensure project materials are extended and maintained and the project's manufacturing Bill of Materials are up-to-date in SAP/ERP system.</li> <li>Provide management with Key Information as requested on price developments and feedback from the market/suppliers.</li> <li>Participate in Supplier / Vendor on-boarding as needed.</li> <li>Sole point of contact between Konecranes and the suppliers / vendors for project related purchases </li> <li>Vendor Non-conformance management</li> </ul> <br><br><strong>Education: </strong>Post-secondary degree or diploma from a college<br><br><strong>Experience:</strong><br> <ul> <li>Previous Purchasing, Costing or Budgeting experience is preferred.</li> <li>Ability to read and understand technical drawings and Bills of Materials (BOM's).</li> <li>Ability to understand delivery scopes and logistics concepts is required.</li> </ul> <br><br><strong>Other Requirements:</strong><br> <ul> <li>Must demonstrate Technical Aptitude. </li> </ul> <ul> <li>Exceptional English communication skills are required. Must demonstrate good "people" skills.</li> <li>General PC skills, MS Windows, MS Outlook, MS Excel Required. SAP/ERP system experience a large plus.</li> <li>Good general organizational skills.</li> </ul> <br><br>*KC #monus #cbus #nxt<br><br><em>Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. . Konecranes, Inc. and its affiliates will not accept resumes from external recruiters or agencies without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission. Any resumes sent without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission with Konecranes, Inc. are void of any fees and free for internal use. All data protection laws are the responsibility of the agency.</em><br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/wy7VY6tn6GbRCJVoigYZM"> <p>PI117546023</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-28 Expires: 2020-02-28

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