Materials Control Manager manages and coordinates the distribution of materials for production. Performs analysis of materials and determines optimum control levels. Being a Materials Control Manager requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Materials Control Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Materials Control Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.