Therma-Tru Corporation (Butler, IN) – Material Analyst

Therma-Tru Doors is currently seeking a Material Analyst to join our supply chain team in our world-class manufacturing facility in Butler, IN.

Therma-Tru is the leading entry door brand most preferred by building professionals. Founded in 1962, Therma-Tru pioneered the fiberglass entry door industry, and today offers a complete portfolio of entry and patio door system solutions, including decorative glass doorlites, sidelites and transoms, and door components. The company also offers low maintenance Fypon® polyurethane and PVC products. Headquartered in Maumee, Ohio, Therma-Tru is part of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc which includes Moen, MasterBrand, and Master Lock companies.

As the Material Analyst, you will collaborate with the Plant Operations, Distribution Center, Sourcing and Materials teams to create and execute service improvement and inventory management strategies that help Therma-Tru service their customers and achieve their financial metrics.

Key Responsibilities:

Inventory Management

  • Determine correct Min/Max levels for your categories and manage inventory accordingly
  • Lead the management of Slow Moving/Obsolete (SLOB) inventory in your category
  • Make suggestions for product rationalization using data and analysis techniques

Service Level Management

  • Lead backorder management within your category and provide proactive material availability updates to Materials and Customer Service team members
  • Manage expedite requests to ensure efficient production schedules or meet customer delivery dates
  • Meet CSI and Line Fill Rate goals
  • Demand Management
    • Create and analyze forecasts within your categories and monitor accuracy to actual sales/usage
    • Monitor market/customer trends and seasonal patterns and make forecast adjustments as needed

Purchase Order Management

  • Requisition/PO Maintenance
    • Promise date maintenance
  • Review/resolve receiving/invoice discrepancies
  • Review/resolve receiving/packing slip (ASN) discrepancies
  • Manage transactional activity between Therma-Tru and supplier
  • Responsible for supplier planning process for products assigned

 Requirements:

  • 2 – 5 years’ prior materials/demand planning/supply chain related experience required
  • Bachelor’s degree required (Completed or nearing completion)
  • APICS or ISM certification preferred
  • Problem solving and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects/responsibilities at the same time
  • MS Office experience, primarily in Excel
  • MRP/ERP experience
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, actively pursues and drives continuous improvement activities, and demonstrates strong leadership.

Candidates for positions with Therma-Tru must be legally authorized to permanently work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including student visas.

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March 2018 Newsletter

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Join us in networking with the members of the Institute of Supply Management at March’s PDM, e-Procurement and What It Means to a Global Organization! Watch your email for flyers!

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Joint Meeting and PDM with the Instutite For Supply Management

e-Procurement and What It Means to a Global Organization

Please join us at The Gathering’s Anvil Whiskey Bar for a presentation by Missy Depinet, Manager of Indirect Spend at Cooper Tire & Rubber.

Join us for this joint networking event and PDM!

Thursday, March 15, 2018
5:30PM (Networking), 6:00-8:00PM (Dinner & Presentation)
The Gathering (upstairs at the Anvil Whiskey Bar), 114 E. Main Cross St., Findlay, OH 45840

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Cost: $25 for APICS Professional Members; $30 for Guests; $15 for Students (Unemployed Toledo Professional members attend for free)
Reservation Deadline: Tuesday, March 6, 2018

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February 2018 Newsletter

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Join us in networking with the members of the American Society for Quality at February’s PDM, Supplier Risk & Qualification in the Global Market! Watch your email for flyers!

We’d like to know your interest another CDDP certification course. Email " target="_blank" rel="noopener">education@apicstoledo.org if you’d like to see that back again!

January 2018 Newsletter

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We are starting January off right – with an Ice Cream Social PDM on January 24th! We’ll be sending out emails about this soon! This PDM is always well attended by a good mix of students and professionals, we hope to see you there!

Thank you to all our members who have attended PDMs and Plant Tours the past few months, we hope to see you at future events to help round out our Chapter’s year in June! If you have any suggests for topics or companies to tour, please let us know at " target="_blank" rel="noopener">programs@apicstoledo.org!

Joint Meeting and PDM with the American Society for Quality (ASQ)

Supplier Risk & Qualification in the Global Market

Please join us at The Oliver House for a presentation by Bill Hays​, Director of Supplier Development at La-Z-Boy. He will be discussing supplier assessments and qualifications related to operating systems, social compliance, regulatory compliance, financial risk, and geopolitical risk.

Join us for this joint networking event and PDM at The Oliver House!

Wednesday, February 21
6:00 PM
The Oliver House

Wednesday, February 21
6:00 PM
The Oliver House [See map]

Cost: $25 for APICS Professional Members; $30 for Guests; $15 for Students (Unemployed Toledo professional
members attend for free)
Reservation Deadline: ​Friday, February 16, 2018

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January PDM – Ice Cream Sundae Production from Job Shop to Lean Flow

Toledo Chapter President, Sheryl Holbrook, will be presenting the always popular Ice Cream Sundae PDM at the University of Toledo on January 24th!

DATE: Wednesday, January 24, 2018
TIME: 6:00 PM, please arrive by 5:45PM for sign-in
LOCATION: University of Toledo – Student Union Room 2582
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, January 22, 2018

For more info and to register, click here!

 

2018 CPIM Part 1 & 2 Class Overview & Registration

2018 CPIM Part 1 & 2 Class Overview & Registration

Wacker Chemical Corporation (Adrian, MI) – Buyer/Scheduler (Materials Manager)

WACKER SILICONES is one of the world’s leading silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions with more than 3,000 different products – silicone fluids, rubbers and resins, silanes and pyrogenic silica. At our Adrian, MI site, we are currently looking for a Buyer/Scheduler.

JOB SUMMARY:

A Buyer / Scheduler is an integral part of the Supply Chain working together with Customer Service, Import Logistics, and Internal Suppliers to ensure customer’s orders are fulfilled.

The Buyer / Scheduler will offer the best possible customer satisfaction for business success at a low cost by managing inventory and material replenishment.

The Buyer / Scheduler reports to the Division Silicones Supply Manager.

YOUR TASKS:

  • Use SAP Materials Replenishment Planning to manage inventory based on forecast and incoming orders
  • Maintain incoming order / shipment details via detailed tracking of incoming orders against our European and Asian suppliers
  • Provide customer order confirmations
  • Communicate changes with the Customer Service, Demand Manager, Import Logistics, and Wacker Scheduling teams in European and Asian production sites
  • Escalate material replenishment issues appropriately
  • Maintain material master data
  • Manage and track the return process for material returned to European and Asian suppliers
  • Track and manage customer consignment inventory
  • Manage toll production

YOUR PROFILE:

  • Supply Chain Management degree OR 3 years’ work experience in areas such as inventory / materials management, managing inventory against customer sales and deliveries or an analytical field
  • Experience with a Materials Replenishment Planning system, SAP software and/or similar a plus
  • Basic knowledge of logistical processes
  •  APICS certification preferred
  • Analytical aptitude
  • Customer and Service-oriented
  • Must be able to make decisions
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Able to deal with conflicts
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Team player
  • Self-reliance and proactive
  • Accuracy
  • Follow-up

Sustainability is one of WACKER’s corporate goals – also as an employer. We want you to remain productive, healthy and successful long term. That is why we offer, for example, comprehensive health management and a variety of advanced training programs and courses for individual development opportunities, alongside a good work-life balance. Naturally, we also have a fair compensation system and above-average social benefits. After all, social responsibility has a long tradition at WACKER.

Be part of a family. Across all nations.

We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com/careers

REFERENCE CODE:

780858-2-0

TO APPLY

Click HERE

December 2017 Newsletter

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As we wind down the year, flyers will start going out for classes and meetings we’ve got scheduled for January. Don’t let them get lost in the shuffle!

Thank you to all our members who have attended PDMs and Plant Tours the past few months, we hope to see you at future events to help round out our Chapter’s year in June! If you have any suggests for topics or companies to tour, please let us know at programs@apicstoledo.org!