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Manager, Materials

Date:  Jan 6, 2021

Buford, GA, US, 30518

Global Industrial, a Systemax Company

Corporate Overview

For over 70 years Global Industrial has been an industry leader providing private label and brand name industrial equipment and supplies to businesses throughout North America.


We carry over 1.7M industrial, material handling and business products that are sold through our website, corporate sales people and full color catalogs. We are constantly increasing our product offerings to meet the diverse and changing needs of our customers. Our customers include small to large corporations, institutions and government agencies as well as consumers.

Key Responsibilities

Research potential vendors and negotiate prices.
•    Work with management to identify supply needs.
•    Recommend solutions to existing processes to reduce waste and increase quantity.
•    Record and assess all materials quality, movement, and expenditure.
•    Manage the distribution of supplies in the organization.
•    Monitor inventory levels and access to the material.
•    Collaborate with management to plan forecasting models.
•    Oversee and support subordinates and new employees.
•    Prepare and file detailed records on procurement activity, quantity, and vendors.
•    Design and maintain department budgets.

Competencies and skills

•         Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or relevant field.
•    A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
•    Proven managerial experience is a bonus.
•    Solid understanding of supply chain and inventory management systems.
•    Advanced knowledge of forecasting and budgeting processes.
•    Outstanding communication and leadership skills.
•    Analytical mind with excellent problem-solving abilities.

EEO/AA Statement

Global Industrial, a Systemax Company provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

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