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Manager Materials Planning - Relocation & Sign On Bonus!!

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Supply Chain Managers are responsible for the timely, cost-effective procurement, inventory control, planning and quality control of production materials. They ensure the availability of materials in the supply chain, as scheduled, and the maintenance of inventory at the established levels. They coordinate and integrate the flow of materials and information among suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and customers, identifying opportunities for improving efficiency, effectiveness and capabilities of the supply chain. Resources are focused on continuous improvement of the movement of materials through production processes, and the establishment of key performance metrics and benchmarks to monitor actual performance against goals.

Duties & Expectations


Relocation and Sign On Bonus available for well qualified candidates!!!


As a Manager of Materials Planning, you are responsible for:

•    Applying an advanced knowledge of materials and supply chain management and draw upon substantial experience to identify and/or solve highly complex business problems.
•    Developing and manage policies that effectively meet customer demand and financial commitment to coordinate the scheduling of manufacturing to sales and marketing, production and materials.
•    Understanding, complying with and implementing the policies of Quality, Safety, Health and Environment and those that apply to the Company.
•    Managing and reporting the performance of the organization of materials in terms of operational objectives and goals of the company. (KPI's)
•    Managing inventory and developing strategies to ensure customer satisfaction while maintaining established inventory levels to support business objectives.
•    Overseeing the scheduling of components and raw materials from outside suppliers to ensure that customer schedules are met, production is not interrupted due to raw/component stock-outs and inventory is kept at optimal levels.
•    Monitoring production capacities and inventory levels daily (to include Raw, Components, WIP, Finished Goods) and communicate throughout the organization as required to insure sufficient capacities and levels are available to manufacture scheduled product.
•    Delivering Performance / Ship to schedule / Ship to Request
•    Driving Revenue Targets
•    Setting up the parameters, and part classifications into ERP System. Monitoring SAP data of Customer Order, PR and PO to assure the MRP well running. Clear MRP exceptional messages in a daily basis.
•    Updating supply chain scorecard (STS/STR/Lead time/inventory/ ACCLT…) on weekly and monthly basis, root cause analysis on delayed order and excess stock and lead-time extension, drive action to improvement supply chain performance.


What your background should look like:

•    BS or BA required.  Degree in Operations / Materials Management / or Supply Chain preferred.
•    5 or more years of proven experience in materials management with an emphasis on materials planning, with 3 years or more supervisory experience.
•    Background in the electrical and/or electronics industry preferred.
•    Experience with an MPO background a bonus.
•    Solid knowledge in inventory management systems. Working knowledge of ERP systems is essential.
•    Proficiency in MS Office and inventory programs.
•    Knowledge in Lean Manufacturing


Motivating Others
Building Effective Teams
Managing and Measuring Work
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications and the home. With approximately 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.


What TE Connectivity offers:
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.



State:  NC
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  70904
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh

Job Segment: HR, ERP, Developer, Electrical, Outside Sales, Human Resources, Technology, Engineering, Sales

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