Materials Analyst

Full time
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Nufarm Americas
Agriculture, forestry & fisheries
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Grow a Better Tomorrow with Nufarm.

We know that growing is about more than just crops and cultivation. It’s about sunshine and rain, early mornings and hard work. It can be frustratingly unpredictable but also wonderfully uplifting. More than anything, it’s about people. Nufarm is the dependable partner behind thousands of agricultural success stories. Every day, growers around the world turn to our products and our people to help with the challenges of fighting disease, weeds and pests, and to increase crop yields.

How can you Unearth the Possibilities with Nufarm?

Based in Chicago Heights, IL Nufarm is looking to engage a motivated Materials Analyst who will be responsible for overseeing all the inventory activities related to the consumption of raw materials and the output reporting of finished intermediates. This individual in this role meticulously scrutinizes and investigates all inventories on-site for accuracy. The role requires a keen eye to detail with great organization and observation skills. Main accountability includes day to day review of all completed batch and pack orders, bulk storage inventory and packaging inventory. Processing of completed batch/pack orders when required while assisting on-site operators when needed. Review of raw materials needed for Bldg 5 and the NPD area. Processes transfers from various DC’s timely and accurately to meet production schedule demand.

What will you be doing?

  • Day to day review of all batch/pack orders
  • Reconcile Bulk Tanks for inventory accuracy.
  • Ensure all completed batch/pack orders are accounted for.
  • Work with other teams to ensure inventory accuracy and integrity.
  • Perform daily receipts and maintain inventory balance for raw materials consumed at ILA (includes overflow locations)
  • Participate in on-site Physical Inventories for campus locations.
  • Work with Accounting on batch/pack variances as part of month end process
  • Other Materials/Inventory responsibilities to support plant operations as required.
  • Determine raw materials needs for Bldg 5 and NPD per production schedule.
  • Process incoming transfers and follow up on timely delivery/receipt.
  • Work with warehouse team regarding Hot Box schedule
  • Process material returns to warehouse.

What do you bring?

Nufarm is looking for a materials analyst with at least 5 years Materials/Inventory experience in a plant/warehouse setting. The ideal candidate will have familiarity with all aspects of Oracle functionality.

If you want to be a part of a thriving, supportive environment and are inspired by the prospect of being a part of something bigger, we’d love to hear from you.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. All employment decisions are decided based on qualifications, merit and business needs. We are committed to building an inclusive environment for all Nufarm employees.