Material Control Supervisor

Groveport, 4400 South Hamilton Rd, Groveport, Ohio, United States of America Req #1469
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
KDC is a network of best-in-class custom formulators and manufacturers of color cosmetics, skincare, haircare, bath & body, fragrance, deodorant, home, health, industrial, and auto care products. KDC delivers high-touch innovation, operational excellence, and speed to market to well-known and emerging beauty, personal, and specialty companies from coast to coast. KDC has its head office in Longueuil, Québec. In addition, KDC has 10 operating facilities located throughout North America. Altogether, the company employs nearly 4,800 talented and dedicated employees in North America.

Material Control Supervisor


  • Location – Groveport, OH

  • Competitive Wages/Salary

  • Health/Vision/Dental/401k/bonus potential!

  • Sign-On Bonuses!

  • Immediate opening


About us


KDC is currently hiring at our Central Ohio locations in both Groveport and New Albany, Ohio! Part of the KDC/One network we are a best-in-class leading producer of specialty and personal care products.  Our locations are accessible with easy commute located on RT. 33/Hamilton Rd in Groveport and RT. 161/Beech Rd. in New Albany. Excellent Opportunities with Competitive wages from entry level, semi and skilled trade positions. As an essential business we are continuing to grow our team and are excited to have you be a part of the KDC Team!


This position is responsible for:

  • Motivates, coaches and develops the Material Control team to deliver optimal results, continuous improvement, profitability, quality, service, and overall operational excellence. Communicates performance expectations and delivers feedback as required.  

  • Plans and manages the activities of the Material Control team to ensure production schedules are met within quality, safety, and operational standards. 

  • Provides direction, expertise, and timely resolution to material-related issues affecting shipping, receiving, production, and inventory control. 

  • Participates and/or conducts investigations, including root cause analysis, related to inventory movement, control, and accuracy.  Develops and executes corrective actions as required.

  • Establishes and/or revises SOPs, WIs, BPPs and other applicable documents related to Material Control.

  • Provides input to the strategic direction of the department, and leads the tactical plans and activities to achieve the daily, weekly, and monthly goals as defined by the departmental and company Key Performance Indictors (KPIs). 

  • Identifies, leads, and drives continuous improvement opportunities and projects that enhance the quality standards and results set forth by the company and/or customer. 

  • Monitors the safety and operational functions of all powered industrial equipment to ensure all procedures and regulatory guidelines are followed.  Develops and executes corrective actions as required.

  • Provides the highest level of service to customers ensuring all requests are being fulfilled and objectives met. 

  • Audits and reconciles transactions performed by the Material Control Team to ensure inventory accuracy, and processes corrections in the company’s ERP system, SAP, as required.

  • Monitors departmental KPIs, including component and finished goods bin utilization, to ensure capacity and/or resource constraints are addressed with senior management and customers.

  • Directs and performs all work in a manner that is consistent with the company’s quality system and FDA good manufacturing practices, includes maintaining a clean and orderly production area at all times.

  • Follows, promotes, and enforces KDC’s safety and environmental policies, practices, and procedures, including handling of hazardous and non-hazardous materials. 

  • Assists with safety investigations and corrective actions related to safety hazards and/or incidents.

  • Contributes to the KDC University training plan and drives the execution of training to ensure all Material Control employees have received necessary training and are following all applicable SOP’s, Work Instructions, and GMP procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.  In lieu of degree, five years of experience in a warehouse environment, preferably in the personal care, pharmaceutical or food industry.

  • Two years of supervisory experience required, preferably in a warehouse environment.

  • SAP strongly preferred.


KDC-ONE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that employment with KDC-ONE Company is at-will, meaning that I or KDC-ONE Company may terminate my employment at any time, or for any reason consistent with applicable state or federal law. I understand that KDC-One requires the successful completion of a drug and/or alcohol test as a condition of employment.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Indirect
  • Groveport, 4400 South Hamilton Rd, Groveport, Ohio, United States of America