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Inventory & Production Manager

Houston, TX

Posted: 04/09/2019 Employment Type: Direct Hire Function: Accounting/Finance, Engineering Job Number: 18156 Pay Rate: $90,000 - $100,000 - (Depending on Experience) + Bonus

Inventory & Production Manager

Position Type: Direct Hire

Position Location: Houston, TX

Position Salary: $90,000 - $100,000 (Depending on Experience) + Bonus


  • Reporting to the VP of operations this role will be responsible for all inventory and inventory reconciliation across owned site(s) and at third-party terminals. He/ She will serve as a member of the Operations Senior Leadership Team. 
  • Work closely with commodity brokers to maximize margins and profitability with our blending and work tank/refining process.
  • Directly manage and lead the day to day operations of the work tank/refining process
  • Develop daily, weekly, and monthly production forecasts and schedules.  Track plan to actual performance and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Coordinate closely with the terminal manager to ensure staff is properly scheduled to meet production needs
  • Continually seek process improvements to develop efficiency and cost savings in the process
  • Coordinate closely with the logistics team to prepare for arriving material and coordinate outgoing shipments
  • Ensure operations has the necessary consumable supplies to meet the production schedule created


  • Bachelor’s degree in a financial, business or engineering related fields will all be considered  
  • Minimum 10 years production and inventory planning experience          
  • Working knowledge of cost accounting and accounting principles
  • Working knowledge of demand forecasting, cycle counting, inventory turns, batch processing and process flow principles
  • Knowledge of terminal operations is a plus
  • Must have excellent communication skills both verbal and written; Bilingual ability is a plus.
  • Project management knowledge and proficient in Microsoft Office Software
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics is highly desirable, but will consider different ERP systems  
  • Must be TWIC eligible and willing to obtain one
  • Ability to write reports, correspondence, and procedures
  • Ability to effectively present information and communicate with all levels of the organization, from front-line employees to the executive leadership team
  • Strong basic math skills, and the ability to calculate formulas, and understand tank capacities/volumes/ and percentages
  • Ability to work closely with a diverse group of individuals and maintain effective working relationships with staff and customers
  • Knowledge of LEAN principles and applications is a plus


  • Full Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • 401K + Matching
  • Bonus

Due to the high volume of applications we typically receive, we regret that we are not able to personally respond to all applications. However, if you are invited to take the next step in the process, you will typically be contacted within 3 weeks of submitting your application.**


Daniel Heidrick
Recruiter - Murray Technical

Specializing in placing talent in Engineering, Manufacturing, and Operations roles.

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