Material Planner II
Supply Chain
Full Time
Kinston, Nc
2018-08-27

Maintenance of all raw material requirements to produce a functional final assembly schedule to support 100% customer fill rate with support for purchased requirements for Service. Provide support to maintain minimum inventory levels without disrupting production support.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Download, review and maintain production requirements of raw materials to support production requirements of finished goods
  • Review daily order entry activity and initiate appropriate action for materials support
  • Communicate with in-house product planning personnel and operation planning to fulfill customer demands plus communicate any deviation from schedule to the operation
  • Develop and implement daily scheduling
  • Maintain and track factory performance to schedule volume, mix, and pilots
  • Maintain obsolete finished goods inventory to a minimum
  • Responsible for all replacement parts processing
  • Responsible for periodic cycle counts of inventory

Minimum Qualification

  • BA or BS in a field relevant to manufacturing (operations planning) is required or equivalent on-the-job training. 
  • Three years of experience in manufacturing (operations planning) environment is preferred

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Must be knowledgeable in AS400 (Mapics) system and SAP
  • APICS certification is a plus
  • Proficiency with general office technology and Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Word)