Material Planner II
Supply Chain
Full Time
Kinston, Nc
2021-08-31

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK (ESSENTIAL DUTIES):

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.

KEY 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.

WHO YOU ARE:

  • Ours is a dynamic, fast-paced environment that asks for flexibility and agility.
  • You can quickly understand and assess a situation and react confidently, making decisions even where there is ambiguity.
  • You always strive for better, in your work and for your future.
  • With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data, you can also translate this into meaningful, useful information that informs decision-making.
  • You build trust, good working relationships and communicate effectively with your colleagues and across functions.
  • Whether face-to-face or on the phone, you can communicate plans and articulate your ideas with colleagues and customers at all levels.

Minimum Qualification

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS):

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

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'