Materials Manager in Gardena, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 8/30/2020

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Materials Manager

Job Description

Ducommun is a global provider of manufacturing and engineering services, developing innovative electronic, engineered and structural solutions for complex applications in aerospace, defense and industrial markets. Our full-service collaborative approach, broad capabilities and value-added services like new product introduction, supply chain strategies and program management deliver value for our customers and innovative solutions for their complex electronic and structural needs. The Materials Manager is a key function to drive standard material and supplier performance across Ducommun. The Materials Manager has direct organizational responsibility for all elements of material management

Skills & Qualifications

 Strong cross-functional teamwork with collaborative and influential leadership skills.  • Strong analytical, communication, interpersonal, written and verbal skills. • Highly motivated and able to work in fast-paced environment.  • Knowledge/experience in material, inventory and production control processes.  • Demonstrated experience of team leadership in multiple functions such as Sales/Customer Service, Supply Chain, or Procurement).  • Strong analytical thinking to assess and facilitate forward planning decisions. • Advanced skills in Excel, Power Point, and Systems Database/Query Capability.  • Excellent verbal and written communication and training skills. • Strong business and financial acumen. • Strong team building and talent growth and development skills. • Understands and has ability to apply lean methodology and concepts into supply chain processes.

Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, in Business, Supply Chain, or other related degree. MBA preferred • Minimum of 8 years supply chain or related experience including significant experience in a leadership role. (Commodity management and supplier development experience preferred). • Minimum of 3 years ERP system experience.  • Minimum 3 years of previous S&OP processes experience. 

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled


268 E. Gardena Road
Gardena, California, 90248
United States