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Materials Control Specialist

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Date: Sep 24, 2022

Location: Reynosa, TAM, MX, 88718

Company: Corning

Materials Controls Specialist

Role Summary

  • Execute regional inventory control strategies linked to the business strategies and regional supply chain strategies for Optical Connectivity Solutions (OCS).
  • Executes and monitors inventory control policies, procedures, and systems.
  • Guide the plants to the best inventory management execution.
  • Provides guidance to the plant on inventory movements and system management.
  • Implement best practices and identify gaps for the storage of goods.
  • Works with finance to ensure consignment location inventory requirements are met.
  • Cross functional collaboration to address inventory accuracy, storage, transaction issues.
  • Execute and analyze inventory accuracy reports.
  • Coach the team to execute physical inventory accuracy counts.
  • Works with goods storage team to optimally consolidate material for cost.
  • Works with plants to drive the elimination of SLOB material.
  • Work with the team to recommend how to optimize the inventory within logistics networks to meet customer and delivery goals.
  • Help the SC team to optimize inventory footprint in campus.
  • Participate in the development of inventory systems.


  • Bachelor’s Degree (Technical, Business or Supply chain)
  • Minimum of 3 years in Supply Chain
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Experience in cycle counting and/or materials control
  • Experience in project management / Lean / Industrial engineering
  • Up to 25 % travel time

Desired Experiences:

  • Master’s in Business or Supply Chain
  • Supply Chain / APICS certification
  • LEAN and/or six Sigma certification or equivalent experience
  • Cycle Count and material management experience
  • Industrial engineering and/or BOM construction and costing experience

The Person

  • Good in teaching and develop people
  • Ability to establish direction, work across multiple work streams and execute
  • A leader in impacting performance and delivery of internal service
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Assertive with a strong results orientation

Reporting lines

  • Solid – Materials Controls Supervisor

Location: Reynosa, Mx