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Senior Materials Analyst

Redmond, WA, US

Job ID: 12521 

Location: US-WA Redmond-B7 HR 

Department:  Supply Mgmt & Trans 



What You'll Do

Lead teams to develop and execute project plans for distributing system and inventory control projects in a complex, vertically integrated manufacturing environment.  

Develop and execute project plans for materials ordering, receiving, storage for new product, and production system.

Establish pull-signalling system .

Design and specify stores. 

Support product design process. 

Implement visual controls. 

Track project progress and report gaps & opportunities. 

Prepare new system for ERP implementation. 

Identify opportunities to positively affect Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and Morale. 

Participate and lead kaizen events.

Support and lead problem-solving and reporting efforts when materials issues arise.

Develop and maintain materials and information flows (value stream maps). 

Layout planning, Ramp up/down planning. 

Reviews and establishes new operating procedures, performance standards/metrics/methods.

Conducts Supply Chain and/or inventory analysis. 

Redesigns and/or reengineers logistics processes.


What You'll Need

Basic Qualifications:  

- BS Engineering/Business/Supply Chain

- 2+ years developing and implementing material distribution & control processes

- 3-5 years of industrial/manufacturing/process engineering or production/inventory control

- Experience in a manufacturing or distribution/warehousing environment


Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience with a warehouse management system (WMS)

- RFID or barcode technology experience preferred

- Implementation experience a plus

- Pull system implementation and management

- Experience with Kaizen process

- 2+ years leading small to medium sized projects

- Cost justification/ROI

- Experience with lean tools, including: A3 reporting, 5-whys, 5s

- Advanced skills in MS Excel, MS Word, MS Access, MS PowerPoint, VBA/SQL is a plus

- Capable of identifying critical paths and executing possible changes on a weekly basis

- Proactive and ambitious individual with the ability to create and execute action items to include items that may not be on the Gantt Chard or “to do” list

- Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, email, etc.)

- Ability to work well under pressure with accuracy and follow-up on mistakes, if applicable, to ensure customer satisfaction

- Effective peer relationship building

- Self-motivated

- Process mapping

- Kanban implementation

- Working knowledge of quality control. Should recognize quality control points in materials processes and be able to develop and implement robust quality guarantees at those points

- Safety tools, including: safety mindset, ergonomics training, etc.


Location: US-WA Redmond-B7 HR 

Department: Supply Mgmt & Trans 

Job ID: 12521 


Terex Overview:

Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world. Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community. Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship. It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University. Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector. Terex is a place where you can work and grow. Come talk to us!


Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.


Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue