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Material Manager

Company: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT)
Location: Ann Arbor
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

IDT is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team. IDT is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we're pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives. Job Title: Material Manager Location: Ann Arbor, MI Purpose statement:The Material Manager is responsible for the management of all aspects of the Integrated Supply Chain and product Kitting and Packing in Ann Arbor. Applicable areas include Shipping, Receiving, and limited Procurement Activities. Essential Functions:

  • Oversight of all activities related to Shipping and Receiving operations for Ann Arbor including coordinating material transfers between IDT sites. -
  • Oversite of inventory management and cycle counting. Ensures that adequate inventory levels are maintained and accurately tracked.
  • Oversees the kitting, packaging, and distribution of IDT products. Assures IDT Quality system requirements are met to achieve a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Organizes the daily workflow and monitors the daily operations of the Supply Chain and Product Kitting associates.
  • Identifies, investigates, and resolves all related issues and initiates NCR's and Deviations when necessary
  • Completes Root Cause and Preventative action statements for NCR's and CAPA's
  • Responsible for the development and monitoring of departmental quality objectives and KPIs. Develops counter measures and actions plans to assure objectives remain on-target.
  • Follows and updates all work instructions/logs, pertaining to current processes
  • Supervises and directs associates which would include hiring, training, evaluations, and discipline.
  • Responsible for associate engagement. Strives to improve the engagement survey results through execution of the engagement action plan.
  • Other Duties as assigned by management. Position Specific Essential Functions:
    • Assists with implementation of new kit products
    • Performs mid and end process checks for products and kits
    • Manages product inventory levels, recommending changes when necessary
    • Performs advanced ERP tasks and troubleshooting, including BOM/Route creation and validation Education:
      • Associate's (2 year) degree or comparable combination of education and experience required.
      • Bachelor's (4 year) degree in a science related field preferred. - Professional Experience:
        • Intermediate ERP experience required; SAP experience preferred
        • Minimum of 2 years' experience in Supply Chain Operations.
        • Knowledge of department processes and products to make decisions for custom requests preferred
        • Previous leadership experience preferred Other Job Qualifications:
          • Ability to understand and follow IOTA, RCRA and DOT regulations for shipping of hazardous materials.
          • Ability to manage multiple projects at one time and complete them in a timely fashion.
          • Must be able to interact in a professional manner with customers, employees, and all levels of management.
          • Ability to communicate effectively using a variety of styles and techniques appropriate to the audience.
          • Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.
          • Ability to plan, organize and direct the work of others
          • Ability to encourage and facilitate cooperation, teamwork and pride
          • Ability to accept responsibility for the direction, control or planning of an activity
          • Skill to plan and organize the steps to implement new processes for custom requests
          • Ability to perform under stress when confronted with emergent, critical, or unusual situations, or situation in which working speed and sustained attention are make-or-break aspects of the job
          • Ability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure. What We Offer:
            • Shift Differentials (Extra Compensation for less traditional shifts)
            • Generous Paid Time Off Accruals
            • 16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off
            • 10 Paid Holidays
            • Up to eight (8) weeks of 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates
            • 401(k) with Company Match
            • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers. When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful tools and the stability of a tested organization. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. - Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at to request accommodation.If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

Keywords: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT), Ann Arbor , Material Manager, Executive , Ann Arbor, Michigan

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