Job Listing Description

Material Planner

Job Title: Material Planner
Location: New Holland, PA, 17557
Duration: 6 months

As the Material Planner, you will Review, analyze, and initiate actions to resolve availability and scheduling coverage issues that arise. Determine priorities with a sense of urgency to provide customer satisfaction with regards to parts shipments. Expeditiously communicate to resolve parts shipment issues timely. Provide accurate follow up information on parts orders placed on suppliers, vendors, and plants regarding availability.

Responsibilities Include:
Schedule, contact and expedite parts from internal work centres, sister plants, third party logistics representatives, suppliers and sub-contact suppliers; develop and implement contingency plans when necessary and keep management informed of actions being taken
Revise planning based on changes coming from both dependent and independent demands as well as from inventory adjustments and Bills of Material corrections; resolve and process open rejection orders
Utilize information system tools to plan and manage assigned workload from handling daily MRP messages to applying PC-based tools to support continuous improvement; maintain part number data element integrity within the plant's planning information system databases
Ensure that the right parts are at the right place at the right time at the proper quality level while minimizing TOTAL costs (for instance minimized transportation costs, low inventory investments, and remove the opportunities to build excess and obsolete inventory levels)
Analyze and correct discrepancies, paperwork or inventory problems to maintain parts flow and improve inventory accuracy
Analyze and correlate Engineering and process data changes to planning activities and consult with Purchasing, Engineering, Quality Control and other related departments to provide alternate material and processes as necessary
Understand and have working knowledge of the Manufacturing Control system, planning procedures and plant layout
Must have a shop floor presence -- spend time on the shop floor to verify parts, count parts or follow up on parts

The qualified candidate will have:
4 Year Degree (Logistics / Supply Chain is Preferred)
2+ years of experience in an industrial manufacturing environment utilizing MS Office or other computer systems

Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain preferred

Have a great day

Thanks and Regards
Bhavana Mary
Phone: (732) 481-5238
Job Number: 18-05431
Job Location: New Holland, PA
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 6 Months
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 04/04/2018
Attention: Bhavana Mary
Address: 850 STEPHENSON HWY STE 612
City, State: TROY, MI 48083
Phone: 248/602-3856

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