Chicago supply chain recruitment agency seeks a Materials Manager

Kappa Search is a Chicago supply chain recruitment agency that specializes in recruitment and placement of procurement, materials management and supply chain professionals. We are currently recruiting for a Materials Manager as outlined below.


  • Control of production scheduling to meet or exceed customer requirements and meet company goals 
  • Manage planning master data 
  • Responsible for raw material planning and supply. 
  • Interface with other departments to streamline supply processes.
  • Manage supply chain projects for process and cost improvement.
  • Facilitate sales and Optimization planning for plant.
  • Successfully manage key inventory performance indicators.
  • Conformance to Schedule
  • Capital and expense budget performance
  • 5S audit scores


  • Bachelors degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or Engineering preferred.
  • Several years materials management experience in automotive, aerospace or chemical industry.
  • SAP expertise
  • Microsoft – Office Professional