Material Controller LIC

Daimler Huger, SC 2019-06-18
Material Controller LIC

Shape the future today.
The world is changing. The question is, what will be our contribution to the outcome? We have set the pace in the field of mobility from the very beginning, and we will continue to do so. At Mercedes-Benz Vans, interdisciplinary teams are developing the mobility of tomorrow. Our goal is to make mobility safer, simpler, and more sustainable for people across the globe. Put your pioneering spirit to good use: This is your opportunity to make a contribution that extends far beyond your job title.
At Mercedes-Benz Vans, we offer you the perfect environment for your professional and personal growth. Cutting-edge training and promising career opportunities will help you to foster and expand your professional skill set as well as your individual strengths. Think, try, and thrive with us in collaborative work environments that spark game-changing concepts.

Job Overview:
The LIC (Logistic Information Center) is the connection between the Material Planning and the logistic and production shop floor. This position coordinates, directs, monitors, implements, tracks and reports activities related to daily production activities, in regards to internal and/or external warehouse management and/or logistic service provider. This position is responsible to take immediate actions to secure the supply of parts for the production lines. This position works in shift model (early, late or night shift).

  • Manage parts controlling in the plant: Reporting of incidents, creating multiple reports, preventive actions.
  • Control the material flow to the production line. Analyze the existing inventory to secure production supply.
  • Monitor parts movements on a daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly basis to insure accurate invoicing/payment, identify trends, and estimate needed budgets on a quarterly or yearly basis.
  • Contact person (Logistics-Hotline) for the logistic and production shop floor in case of any circumstance about material flow, incidents, etc.
  • Work with system parameters like unloading point, load carrier class, car set or sequence and check data consistency and/or completeness.
  • Communicate production change notices and upcoming changes to current and/or business partners to optimize benefits and minimize cost and/or confusion.
  • Coordination of necessary actions with parts from conventional deliveries.
  • Develops processes, procedures and support training to ensure inventory and ERP program are consistent.
  • Provides feedback to management on accuracy levels, procedure problems, and recommends corrective actions.
  • Will perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Skills:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or in a related Engineering field required, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience in the field of automotive operations or Logistics; preferably Material Handling, Shop floor Management, Production supply.
  • Specific areas of interest are logistics, order management, shop floor management and supplier management.
  • Knowledge of the product and parts.
  • Ability to work during scheduled work hours, as well as overtime, including weekends.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate with all levels of management.
  • Highly motivated self-starter; Team oriented; outstanding planning and proactive skills.

We are all in for change. Are you too? Apply now.
If you have experience in the above and are interested in joining an outstanding company we welcome you to apply. The division Mercedes-Benz Vans is world renown for quality and innovative products.


Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC (“MBV”) is a plant in Ladson, South Carolina that produces Sprinter vans for the U.S. and Canadian market under the brands Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner. The midsize Mercedes-Benz Metris vans are also reassembled at this location.
Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC invested 500 million U.S. dollars in the construction of a new Sprinter production plant in addition to an expansion of the previous assembly operations. In September 2018, MBV officially opened its new plant, located next to existing operations in the North Charleston area. The MBV facility will provide up to 1,300 jobs by the end of the decade and is expected to create at least 600 additional jobs in the region through its suppliers.
More than 130,000 Sprinters have been assembled in North Charleston and delivered to destinations in the U.S. since 2006. The U.S. is now the second largest market for Sprinter vans, after Germany.
Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that appreciates and leverages the diversity of our team. We provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation),age, national origin, religion, marital status, veteran status, physical or other disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
Training will be at no charge to trainees.
Successful completion of the training program carries no obligation to accept any offer of employment, nor is an offer guaranteed.

Organization : Mercedes Benz Vans LLC
Primary Location : United States of America-South Carolina-Charleston
Work Locations : 8501 Palmetto Commerce Pkwy 8501 Palmetto Commerce Pkwy Charleston 29456