Our client is a long-term supplier to General Motors and other OEMs. They manufacture key elements (mechanisms) that are used throughout the vehicle. The company is European based and is a leader in their industry. The Materials Manager/Supply Chain Manager is going to be responsible for one plant in Michigan, one plant in Canada and three plants in Mexico and will supervise the people at those facilities relative to inventory control, materials and logistics. The selected candidate will have a strong background in supplier development and relationship building along with the flair for international business. The headquarters facility is located about an hour west of the western suburbs of the Detroit Metro area and offers the opportunity to live in a rural or suburban environment. A relocation package can be negotiated for the selected candidate. Our client offers an excellent benefit package along with a long-term opportunity for career development and increased responsibility. Qualifications must include: · Bachelor’s degree preferably in Materials or related field · Traditional materials management certifications i.e. CPIM, etc. · Five (5) years Tier I Automotive experience in a leadership role · Master Degree preferred Qualified parties should email a copy of their resume in a Word (.doc) format.