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Materials Mgmt Manager I TW3580 B09 M2


Lenoir, NC, US, 28645

REQ ID:  39973

Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

Sealed Air generated $5.5 billion in sales in 2021 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 114 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description

We have an immediate career opportunity for a Materials Manager in our Lenoir, NC Product Care Manufacturing Facility.


  • Oversee production planning activities ensuring coordination with production management
  • Oversee/coordinate schedule changes and expedites, as required
  • Links directly with all departments to resolve supply chain problems
  • Monitors extraordinary circumstances that impede production and advises Plant Manager
  • Works directly with plant personnel to advise them of purchasing & inventory goals
  • Managing the planning & purchase raw material & production supplies to support production plan
  • Forecasting of materials.
  • Coordinate supplier selection, program/supplier start-ups and ongoing source recommendations
  • Establish Purchase Order (P.O.) pricing and delivery requirements 
  • Ensure compliance with Purchasing policies, government, and other legal requirements



  • BS or BSBA degree required.


  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in an organizational culture of high performance, employee involvement, and continuous improvement and team concepts.
  • Good understanding of capital and expense budgets
  • Excellent understanding of strategic and operational planning
  • Proven ability to solve complex problems.
  • Solid working knowledge of inventory control, production scheduling, plant equipment, and plant raw materials.
  • Ability to partner with internal and external customers
  • A very high degree of professionalism, detail orientation, high productivity, flexibility, and enthusiasm are required in this role.
  • Strong knowledge of and extensive experience with SAP tools/principles.
  • Proficient with PCs and Microsoft applications (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access).
  • CPIM accreditation a plus.
  • 3 or more years of progressive Production Control/Purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment a plus
  • Six Sigma Certification a plus

Requisition id: 39973 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Hickory

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Six Sigma, Supply Chain, Plant, Plant Manager, Operations, Management, Manufacturing

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