The average salary for a Materials Manager with Microsoft Office skills is $68,363.
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Job Description for Materials Manager
The materials manager oversees the intake and distribution of all components and materials used by organizations. They are responsible for delegating tasks to subordinates and overseeing the completion of these tasks. The materials manager also maintains inventory levels to meet demand, as well as oversees purchasing and the shipping and receiving process. The materials manager must create and maintain relationships with suppliers. This incudes scheduling regular audits of the approved suppliers…Read more
Materials Manager Tasks
- Manage supplier relationships, lead negotiations, and track quality, price, and delivery metrics.
- Modify processes and procedures for shipping, receiving, transport, and inventory control to reduce waste and increase throughput.
- Document and analyze all materials quality, movement, and use.
- Maintain inventory accuracy and turnover to allow production.
- Ensure that inventory is available and distributed across the organization to meet performance goals.
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Popular Skills for Materials Manager
Skills in Inventory Management, Materials Requirement Planning (MRP), Supply Chain, Procurement and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Materials Manager
An early career Materials Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,100 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Materials Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,255 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Materials Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,416 based on 26 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $84,000.
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