Materials Logistics Specialist 3

Dematic - Holland, MI3.7

Company Overview
Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 6,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

The Role
Dematic is in immediate need for a Materials Logistics Specialist at our Holland, MI location.

Job Resonsibilites Include:
Guides the monitoring of very complex materials through the production cycle.
Develops and maintains reports; analyzes supplier capability; make/buy studies and cost analyses; minimizes the total inventory costs.
Develops integrated project plans and schedules for the supply team's capital and development projects; implements short and long-range inventory and logistics strategies.
Completes the effectiveness evaluation of current material control standards; communicates results and develops logistical operating plans.
Develops the planning and coordination of new product introductions; assesses the impact and supports changes to overall production schedules.
Performs research, evaluates and recommends solutions to very complex inventory issues; negotiates issues related to materials and logistics.

What We Are Looking For

Knowledge and Experience:
Demonstrates and applies a broad knowledge of field of specialization through successful completeion of moderately complex assignements.
Successfully applies complex knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specialization.
Demonstrates knowledge of organization's business practices and issues.
5-8 years of successful experience in related field.

Typically BS/BA in related discipline or advanced degree.
Certification may be required in some areas.