engineering.tomorrow.together.

At thyssenkrupp we have more than 161,000 employees in 78 countries and annual sales of almost €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Material Control Manager
thyssenkrupp Aerospace,
Location Kent

thyssenkrupp Aerospace is a subsidiary of the internationally operating thyssenkrupp Group. We focus on supplying aerospace raw materials and finished part logistics to the world’s leading aerospace companies and their supply chains. Operating from 35 service centers in 15 countries throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific enables us to aggregate demand across a single supply chain on behalf of the world’s leading OEM’s, while at the same time providing a truly responsive local service to meet the needs of individual subcontractors anywhere in the world.

Your responsibilities

Summary of Position:


Responsible for the branch material control function relating to the on-site and off-site
storage, control, and distribution of company-controlled material and products of all branches to meet
company objectives and customer requirements. This involves directing and administering
inventory control, material storage, and material scheduling activities and processes.



Key Accountabilities:

• Supervise physical inventories at all branch location to audit, control cut-off, and facilitate
• completion of inventory and report generation.
• Audit and process adjustments submitted.
• Review daily, weekly, monthly inventory reports and if necessary, take appropriate
• corrective action.
• Participate in the financial month end close process by reviewing and ensuring
• accurate branch level material information is provided to Corporate.
• Compute cost of scrap sold numbers for branches and generate reports used to monitor
• scrap activity.
• Provide training and documentation on inventory control, physical inventories, and
• scrap management.
• Monitor the job work process to ensure that inventory is accounted for and that
• adjustments and/or journal entries are processed correctly.
• Review and monitor Specials Inventory reports taking appropriate action ensure
• inventory pounds are accurate.
• Hire, train, and coach, and manage employees to achieve optimum levels of
• productivity and accuracy. Conduct performance evaluations and disciplinary
• functions.
• Accurately maintain inventory balances between DM+ and SAP in order to preserve inventory integrity
• Over-see all inbound deliveries with respect to scheduling, re-directs and OS & D issue resolution
• Perform all recall and quality holds for operation – assign and release holds based on feedback from QA or QRC
• Maintain thorough knowledge of both DM+ and SAP in order to provide extensive support to the production management team as well as the customer for inventory and production related issues
• Manage, perform and track all production related variances in DESCA, RMAS & MASS
• Meets all TKMNA employee competencies

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the
performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties,
responsibilities or requirements.

Your profile

 Minimum Requirements

  • 1 -2 years of previous Supervisory or Management experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of Material Control or Inventory Control experience
  • Proficiency using the computer, especially with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook

Preferred requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in business or related field 
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

thyssenkrupp Aerospace is a subsidiary of the internationally operating thyssenkrupp Group. We focus on supplying aerospace raw materials and finished part logistics to the world’s leading aerospace companies and their supply chains. Operating from 35 service centers in 15 countries throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific enables us to aggregate demand across a single supply chain on behalf of the world’s leading OEM’s, while at the same time providing a truly responsive local service to meet the needs of individual subcontractors anywhere in the world.

Your responsibilities

Summary of Position:


Responsible for the branch material control function relating to the on-site and off-site
storage, control, and distribution of company-controlled material and products of all branches to meet
company objectives and customer requirements. This involves directing and administering
inventory control, material storage, and material scheduling activities and processes.



Key Accountabilities:

• Supervise physical inventories at all branch location to audit, control cut-off, and facilitate
• completion of inventory and report generation.
• Audit and process adjustments submitted.
• Review daily, weekly, monthly inventory reports and if necessary, take appropriate
• corrective action.
• Participate in the financial month end close process by reviewing and ensuring
• accurate branch level material information is provided to Corporate.
• Compute cost of scrap sold numbers for branches and generate reports used to monitor
• scrap activity.
• Provide training and documentation on inventory control, physical inventories, and
• scrap management.
• Monitor the job work process to ensure that inventory is accounted for and that
• adjustments and/or journal entries are processed correctly.
• Review and monitor Specials Inventory reports taking appropriate action ensure
• inventory pounds are accurate.
• Hire, train, and coach, and manage employees to achieve optimum levels of
• productivity and accuracy. Conduct performance evaluations and disciplinary
• functions.
• Accurately maintain inventory balances between DM+ and SAP in order to preserve inventory integrity
• Over-see all inbound deliveries with respect to scheduling, re-directs and OS & D issue resolution
• Perform all recall and quality holds for operation – assign and release holds based on feedback from QA or QRC
• Maintain thorough knowledge of both DM+ and SAP in order to provide extensive support to the production management team as well as the customer for inventory and production related issues
• Manage, perform and track all production related variances in DESCA, RMAS & MASS
• Meets all TKMNA employee competencies

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the
performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties,
responsibilities or requirements.

Your profile

 Minimum Requirements

  • 1 -2 years of previous Supervisory or Management experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of Material Control or Inventory Control experience
  • Proficiency using the computer, especially with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook

Preferred requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in business or related field