Materials Specialist

Location: Waukesha, Wisconsin
Sector: Other
Employment Type: Permanent
Job ID: 39235
Date Added: 02/28/2024

Our client is a well-established, growing organization in Waukesha seeking a permanent Materials Specialist to join their Supply Chain/Purchasing team. The ideal candidate will possess at least one year of purchasing or procurement experience. The position is full-time and in the office in Waukesha Monday through Friday. Please apply for immediate consideration.


  • Plan, execute, communicate, and update Purchase Orders as needed/required.
  • Extract data from the ERP system and analyze and report it as assigned.
  • Collaborate with Materials and other cross-functional groups to develop, manage, and verify critical ERP/MRP data settings.
  • Communicate with suppliers for updated pricing/lead time/critical supply chain data.
  • Ensure all parties have adequate information, including updates of system settings.
  • Help research and implement new data sources to improve planning and forecasting.
  • Identify and address short-term material shortages.
  • Manage Materials department team metrics dashboard and coordinate monthly Key Performance Indicators (KPI) meetings.
  • Other projects as assigned.


  • At least one year of experience in purchasing or procurement.
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain management, or a related field required.
  • Excellent with data analysis and strong attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and purchasing software systems.
  • Knowledge of purchasing and procurement best practices.

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