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Experience Experience
03/2015 present
Chicago, IL
Senior Materials Planner
Chicago, IL
Senior Materials Planner
03/2015 present
Chicago, IL
Senior Materials Planner
03/2015 present
  • Coaching and assisting Workshop Planners to understand the integrated planning system, and in developing more effective workshop planning and control systems
  • Ensure the creation of accurate SKU/service forecasts, manage parameters to execute replenishment strategies, and improve service and inventory performance
  • Work with vendors to establish inventory management strategies and achieve lead time reductions
  • Participate in projects (e.g., tech transfers, SAP improvements) and lead continuous improvement activities to positively impact key performance metrics
  • Create and implement tools that measure accuracy and errors in materials plan and proactively develop techniques to improve the plans
  • Manage vendor OTD performance
  • Manage the movement of raw materials and work in process materials from point of origin to point of consumption
11/2010 11/2014
Phoenix, AZ
Raw Materials Planner
Phoenix, AZ
Raw Materials Planner
11/2010 11/2014
Phoenix, AZ
Raw Materials Planner
11/2010 11/2014
  • Improve and optimize the lead time between our suppliers and our facilities. Create integrated replenishment strategies to decrease operating working capital
  • Provide short and long-range material projections to vendors. Execute phase in/out strategies for promotional activities and product discontinuations
  • Ageing Stock Management – providing visibility for the shelf-life remaining of ingredients, in order to ensure compliance to NWNA standards
  • Management of approx 30-40 Suppliers plus Consignment Management
  • Liaises with warehouse staff to understand and adhere to space constraints to manage inventory levels within agreed targets
  • Assisting with data maintenance such as inventory
  • Assisting with tracking raw material flow and production status
09/2006 08/2010
New York, NY
Materials Planner
New York, NY
Materials Planner
09/2006 08/2010
New York, NY
Materials Planner
09/2006 08/2010
  • Performing tactical, hands-on work with other Supply Chain functions, 3rd party providers and facility divisions to drive supply chain improvements
  • Works with engineers to manage materials for special engineering projects. May work with work centers on shop floor control activities
  • Develop and improve the flow of material and the control of WIP. Trouble shoot delivery problems and assist the shop resolve issues and delays
  • Work with Materials Manager to facilitate and execute physical inventory
  • Frequently participate in, and lead continuous improvement workshops (kaizen) with team members to improve quality, delivery, and productivity
  • Initiate and develop improvements in Supply Chain with suppliers including improved packaging, transport or material stocking
  • Process work daily from Oracle planner/scheduler workbench to ensure timely and productive workflow
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Business
Bachelor’s Degree in Business
University of Virginia
Bachelor’s Degree in Business
Skills Skills
  • Strong basic math skills; analytical; detailed and organized work habits
  • Extensive knowledge of ERP systems, Word, Excel and Outlook. Solid knowledge of programs - Microsoft
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent at managing data at a detail level
  • Working knowledge of quality principles and tools (problem analysis, statistical tools, design of experiments, control charts, and other quality methodologies)
  • High ambition - seeking someone highly promotable
  • Detail oriented, organized, reliable and resourceful
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to work effectively with a wide variety of people and functions
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proven ability to assess situations and develop plans to quickly resolve
  • Able to demonstrate strong intellect, clear thinking and composure during times of pressure
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Driving daily production efficiencies by releasing the manufacturing orders related to specific customer jobs and/or assigned project work based on material/capacity availability
  • Managing material availability by setting/monitoring Microsoft Dynamics GP/ Great Plains exceptions, actual component usage, and following-up with suppliers on parts and materials needed to support operations
  • Responsible for inventory levels related to specific product lines and/or assigned project work. Assist Materials Manager in problem-solving and executing appropriate countermeasures for deviations from planned inventory levels (MIN / MAX stocking violations)
  • Working with the Materials Manager to review inventory planning parameters to establish/maintain appropriate customer service driven safety stock/reorder point levels for components and/or finished goods
  • Working with the Materials Manager and Director of Production to thoroughly understand and advise on managing short term/long term capacities to minimize the cause for past due orders and material shortages
  • Working with the Materials Manager to comprehend the monthly production of safety stock or targeted finished goods inventories
  • Coordinates cross functional projects to meet operational plans
  • 3-5 Years experience in a production environment
  • Microsoft Dynamics GP/ Great Plains experience a plus
  • Knowledge of safety procedures and OSHA standards
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure 100% on time delivery of all materials to point of use
  • Maintain and develop vendor call in system
  • Support new project implementation
  • Active support of cost reduction activities
  • Perform with minimal costs of premium freight
  • Maintain stock accuracy in SAP and W.M.S
  • Resolution of supplier delivery discrepancies
  • Introduction of lean principles into the role
  • Weekly report on stock holding for Harnesses
  • SAP experience is a must/ resolution of error from EDI
  • Ability to work under pressure with constant time constraints
  • Good Time Management
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Follow and enforce all plant safety rules and policies
  • Understand and promote the Cosma Way philosophies and the Magna Employee Charter
  • Monitor MRP (Forecasts, Stock on hand, customer demand, production schedule, inventory transactions and reject material)
  • Plan, Forecast, Schedule and Release supplied material demands to meet our production requirements
  • Follow-up and expedite the material receiving
  • Follow-up and validate carrier appointments (specified carrier arrival times to avoid excess traffic density)
  • Special project and campaign assignments, tasks and duties as assigned by management from time to time
  • Use ERP System (QAD) as the Primary means of creating, monitoring and communicating schedules, inventory quantities, releases and forecasts
  • Forecast Raw Material to all suppliers (mill sources, processors, blankers, etc.)
  • Generate and Send regular Raw Material releases to all suppliers
  • Ensure continual material flow into all required locations
  • Maintain proper lean inventory levels on all raw materials in accordance to process capabilities
  • Monitor and ensure inventory accuracy of raw material throughout the system
  • Monitor Raw Material usage and utilization of all Tier 2 Suppliers using Resale Steel
  • Analyze yield and variances for Raw Material consumption
  • Track Scrap and Off-fall for all parts and blanks produced
  • Support Kamtek initiatives concerning 5S, Lean Manufacturing and Kaizen
  • Monitor Supplier Performance for all Raw Material Suppliers
  • Evaluate corrective actions put in place at suppliers to support Raw Material delivery
  • Process returns to vendors for all defective or non-conforming material
  • Follow proper Materials Management procedures
  • Accomplish all work assignments as directed by management personnel
  • Promote good housekeeping
  • Post Secondary Education or Associates Degree in business administration or certified 2 year training program for the material scheduling profession
  • Four years verifiable work experience in same profession is acceptable in lieu of formal education
  • Write correspondence and speak effectively before members of the management team, customers, and employees
  • Present information and respond to questions from vendors and production personnel
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Implement methods of supply, stock policy and update logistics requirements, inform stakeholders
  • Send to suppliers the monthly mss sheet and daily call off sheets for orders of new material
  • Anticipate any availability issue regarding raw materials and inform key individuals (logistics and production)
  • Make recommendations to minimize impacts and to avoid crisis situations
  • Manage level of stocks
  • Develop strong relationship with supplier (KPI’s follow-up, agreement on service level
  • Analyze and communicate on all cases involving slow movers and obsolete materials
  • Fully support an interdependent safety culture and work proactively to accomplish the safety mission in the plant of zero accidents
  • Support and embrace the Quality and Environmental missions of the Plant
  • Coordinate flow of raw materials from vendors to manufacturing operations or sub- contractors
  • Identify and reconcile inventory discrepancies
  • Initiate and follow-up on write offs or rejected or obsolete raw material or bulk product
  • Routinely communicate state of raw material inventory and communicate priorities
  • Convert Sub-Contracting Validated Plan to monthly bulk plan for the UP (present month + 3 months out)
  • Review plan with Master Scheduler and Sub-Contracting Short Term Planners
  • Validate bulk planned orders in SAP
  • Update bulk plan daily to show batches completed/progress of plan
  • Communicate all changes to the bulk plan to the Short Term Planners
  • Capable of leading by example
  • Ability to develop and implement outside the box thinking while adhering to present procedures
  • Prioritize multiple tasks on an ongoing basis to maintain a productive flow of all requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Supply Chain or equivalent experience degree required
  • 1 to 3 years of planning experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Strong analytical skills and advanced skill in Excel
  • Strong ability to effectively manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to work independently in a stressful and fast paced environment
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support engineering change and NPI process
  • Provide out of hours support when required
  • Monitoring and reporting supplier performance measures
  • Flexible to the needs of the business
  • Good Organisational Skills
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1) Preparation of RFQ packages, creating RFQ, and posting/maintaining in Sharepoint RFQ site
  • 2) Complete Material Master forms (when necessary) and submit to ISR central and Configuration management
  • 3) Perform material resource planning duties to include inventory analysis, WIP analysis, and program material requirements for dependent and independent demand and replenishment
  • 4) Create, release, monitor and maintain purchase requisitions, production order shop packet and build books Review and interpret Engineering Change Orders and process changes accordingly
  • 5) Expedite materials on purchase orders, under quality review (NCM/VMRR) and on production orders
  • 6) Create, monitor and maintain spreadsheets to track and status program material
  • 7) Attend program material/status meetings and production meetings as required
  • 8) Support BOE's, proposals and all other material inquiries from both internal and external customers 9)Focal point for all Capital Equipment purchases (RCAA’s)
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist in the planning and tracking of large or small construction line products from release of raw materials to finished goods to meet required delivery dates
  • Entering and maintaining final contracts for production and raw materials
  • Releasing fabric from mills through system inputs
  • Assisting with tracking raw material flow and production status
  • Assisting with data maintenance such as inventory
  • Contract and production information
  • Maintaining and analyzing reports
  • Planning seasonal bulk raw material projections for manufacturing facilities
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Review all Orders and Quotes to determine delivery date and confirm in line with customer requirements
  • Set the Master Planning Schedule, taking into account available capacity, and continuous management of same, highlighting slippages or issues to execution in a timely manner
  • Develop detailed plan for orders, taking into account capacity capabilities in manufacture, support and Vendor communities
  • Co-ordinate and report on production schedules and progress as required for Customer Project
  • Orders, and where applicable report directly to the customer
  • Highlight slippage, anomalies or issues to execution in a timely manner and work with the Senior Planner / Planning Supervisor to instigate corrective action and recovery plans
  • Support project quotations activity inclusive of production schedules and best deliveries
  • Maintain good communication with all other departments and customers, inclusive of completing order progress reports and timely status reports & progress meetings
  • Any other duties as outlined by the Senior Planner, Planning Supervisor or Manager
  • Responsible for safety of self and others
  • Relevant experience in a planning, supply chain or project management role required, minimum 3 years
  • Leaving Cert or equivalent required
  • A relevant Third Level qualification, APICS or IIPMM certification is desirable
  • Strong MS Office skills essential
  • Direct experience of an ERP system, preferably SAP, is extremely desirable
  • Knowledge of Cameron products whilst not essential is desirable
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of demand forecasting techniques and inputs
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, including influencing, listening and teamwork
  • Ability to collaborate cross functionally and coordinate efforts around process improvements
  • Planning and Execution
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, decision making and strategic thinking skills with ability to manage and prioritize multiple conflicting demands
  • APICS certification in CPIM is desirable
  • High level of PC literacy and exposure to major computer systems. Experience with SAP or similar ERP systems experience an advantage
  • 2 to 3 years of related experience
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monitor supplier release requirements and expedite supplier schedules that delay receipt of parts and initiate corrective action where necessary
  • Manage Supplier Inventory and review negatives
  • Take the lead in supplier management through taking customer requirements (via MRP) and converting them into a release schedule to achieve optimal supply of parts to meet the production schedule. Review changes in customer demand and makes appropriate adjustments to release quantities in order to support production requirements
  • Manage and monitor vendor relationships
  • Monitor and trend supplier delivery performance. Ensure database is accurate and completed on time
  • Manage supplier part levels for coordination of engineering changes. Ensure proper level is scheduled based on demand
  • Analyze MRP report daily/weekly to ensure support to production builds. Maintain stability and minimize increases
  • Ensure proper control systems to check incoming material against schedules
  • Manage effectivity dates on releases to support trials and line builds
  • Communicate any part shortages to scheduler and participate in recovery plan
  • Check daily MRP exceptions to schedules and communicate with Master Scheduler and Supplier change in requirements
  • Update Supplier logistics routing information as required
  • Prepare and maintain proper inventory levels to satisfy schedules and inventory dollars
  • Ensure parts requiring attention reports are maintained as required
  • Follow up daily on supplier schedules and ensure past due requirements have an action plan for recovery
  • Complete weekly/daily/monthly metrics as required
  • Ensure premium freight inbound/outbound is monitored and tracked daily/weekly/monthly
  • Participate in supplier resource recommendation and coordination
  • Identifies and establishes systems and processes to ensure integrity
  • Writes and/or updates procedures as processes change (TS requirement)
  • Perform tasks for month-end inventory recording
  • Completion of high school or equivalent
  • Good working knowledge of Word, Excel and Lotus Notes
  • 3 to less than 5 years of work related experience
  • Analyses Data
  • Attends to Details
  • Copes with Deadlines
  • Follows Through
  • Forecasts
  • Multi-Tasks
  • Sound Computer Knowledge
  • Time Conscious
  • Works with Minimal Supervision
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • 55%: Inventory Planning and Management Activities
  • Proactive and the ability to work with little supervision
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, tasks, objectives, and plans
  • Ability to organize complex work assignments and operate independently within procedural guidelines and management directives
  • Ability to work cross functionally and to understand the role of different departments in the success and function of plant operations
  • Ability to work effectively with internal customers and stakeholders
  • Systems configuration expertise
  • Demonstrated training skills
  • Demonstrated user documentation writing skills
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Strategically manage inflow of $6MM in raw materials based on MRP requirements to support internal and external demand while maintaining a JIT focus
  • Analyze the Material Requirements Plan to calculate the raw ingredient and/or components needed to support internal and external demands
  • Daily management and coordination of tank farm inventory including scheduling, logistics and purchase order management
  • Issue purchase orders, coordinate and expedite raw ingredients and/or components to support the Material Requirements Plan
  • Identify potential material delays and exceptions and coordinate strategies based on these exceptions with scheduling, processing and warehouse
  • Communicate with Finite Schedulers, NY Senior and Category Managers as well as suppliers on timing and disruptions of delivery needs on key items
  • Initiate shipping documents (SA's and hazmat paperwork) for suppliers, exports and other laboratories
  • Resolve invoice issues based upon pended list and suppler requests to assure timely payments and present material disruptions. Manage all tanker detention invoices
  • Coordinate dispositions on obsolete, rejected or excess materials
  • Maintain material inventory targets as assigned
  • Reconcile unreceivable material by working with manufacturing team and vendors to resolve issues. Responsible for monthly end reporting
  • Other duties as assigned including Continuous Improvement Projects to supporting operating agenda
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performing work to achieve corporate supply chain performance targets focused on inventory reduction, increased inventory turns and improved order-to-delivery results
  • Deploying visual elements and standard work in facilities, and actively supporting facility change management activities as new supply chain processes are deployed
  • Communicating Supply Chain Planning changes to key change targets, utilizing Change Management processes and utilizing visual elements throughout the value stream, including boards, signage and posted standard work and job aids
  • Performing tactical, hands-on work to achieve Caterpillar Production Systems supply chain process compliance and MQ Certification for a facility
  • Performing tactical, hands-on work with other Supply Chain functions, 3rd party providers and facility divisions to drive supply chain improvements
  • Analyzing value stream supply chain constraints and deploying corrective action
  • College or university degree or equivalent, preferably in Supply Chain and/or Logistics Management or Industrial Engineering
  • Knowledge of standard supply chain systems
  • Must possess strong collaborative, interpersonal and communication skills to effectively work across functions to perform work deploying supply chain improvements
  • Requires problem-solving skills to solve common problems
  • Must be a strong team player in order to be effective in deploying supply chain improvements as part of a team
  • Must possess understanding of manufacturing and operations standard processes and basic product knowledge
  • Ability to analyze business conditions and situations during deployment needed to minimize disruption to daily requirements
  • APICS, CPIM, or CSPC National Certification
  • Minimum of 3 years of progressively responsible supply chain job experience
  • 6 Sigma project experience
  • A background in Supply Chain, Manufacturing / Operations, Inventory Management, Material Requirements Planning, Demand Management and/or Logistics
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensures supplied component levels reflect production requirements based on customer requirements, management goals and objectives, availability of materials, capacity of equipment, etc. Contends with an uneven customer demand and adjusts production schedules to secure a stable, consistent level. Assumes sole responsibility for authorizing/releasing all materials used in respective manufacturing area
  • Leads continuous improvement activity, individually and with teams, and champions projects to improve cost, quality, and delivery. Researches and recommends current material control management practices and implements appropriate changes as necessary
  • Trains and monitors supplier component levels via MDSC – Magna Supplier Connection database. Contacts suppliers and initiates corrective actions as required. Assist with the purchasing team in the development of the supply base, utilizing the SPRS system – Supplier Performance Report System to initiate performance feedback based on supplier delivery results
  • Performs other duties as required. Serves as a Materials team representative on new program teams and reports changes to affected work team members. May supervise and/or provide work direction to other staff
  • Performs all work in compliance with Magna and Magna Sealing and Glass Systems Health, Safety and Environmental policies and procedures as well as all federal, State and local laws; promptly report any hazardous condition or workplace injury to immediate supervisor or EHS designate
  • Perform work while seated or standing at work station using a computer (or other office equipment) 50-70% of work day, requiring frequent fingering on keyboard
  • Walk to and from various locations 25-30% of work day
  • Occasional reaching above and below waist height and above shoulder height
  • Occasional lifting and carrying of items weighing 2-15 lbs
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Scheduling and releasing all material used in production
  • Reconciling both customer and supplier cumulative counts
  • Managing inventory levels in order to maximize inventory turns
  • Working with supplier base coordinating incoming shipments
  • Coordinate incoming material for engineering changes and prototype builds
  • Ensure timely delivery of all finished goods as per customer requirements, and meet customer delivery performance rating criteria
  • Interface closely with Production and all plant support groups to ensure activities are defined accurately and executed effectively
  • Lead continuous improvement of Materials procedures and systems
  • Participation in the monitoring and management of supplier delivery performance
  • Provide technical support to problem solving activities such as 8D investigations, interfacing with other plant departments on a continuous basis
  • Participation in both cross functional and continuous improvement teams
  • Promote the effective utilizing of QS9000 and safety procedures
  • 2-5 years prior logistics experience, preferably in the areas of automotive, high volume assembly and sequencing
  • Familiarity with MRP methods, tools and electronic equipment applications
  • APICS certification, or progress towards certification is required
  • Results orientated. Has a strong bias for action. Follows up quickly and consistently to brings issues to closure
  • Team approach to problem solving
  • Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate, including proficiency in Microsoft Word/Excel/Project
  • Good knowledge of QS-9000
  • Understanding of MMOG
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop and utilize best practices (statistical models and software tools) to create forecasts and respective inventory targets
  • Review historical demand drivers, prepare forecast data, and evaluate statistical forecast models to drive best results
  • Monitor inventory levels and recommend rationalization initiatives; proactively facilitate teams to optimize service and eliminate Excess and Obsolete (E&O) inventory
  • Perform root cause analysis on key metrics including service, inventory turns and forecast error. Drive corrective actions as a result of analysis to improve performance against metrics
  • Analyze and action daily both internal and external open order reports to support sales and service goals; coordinate with supply sources and MRP to re-align demand to supply
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure continuity of supply of material’s to the manufacturing facility
  • Determine need for material and capacity to address expected demand and update planning information accordingly
  • Minimize inventory shrinkage and gain
  • Understand and process the output of materials requirement planning (MRP), capacity management and advanced planning systems
  • Develop and maintain strategies to minimize expedite charges and ensure on time delivery from vendors
  • Ensure that all material is available based on the MRP due date
  • Directly influence to vendors to meet the needs of the business as the customer
  • Develop materials storage and delivery processes supportive of manufacturing operations
  • Understand the influence of demand on manufacturing process and design
  • Manage the movement of raw materials and work in process materials from point of origin to point of consumption
  • Analyze and calculate MRP parameters and adjust accordingly
  • Plan and accurately manage obsolete material disposition
  • Understand, determine and utilize planning techniques to improve efficiencies in production, decrease waste and decrease inventory dollars on hand. Techniques include consumption based planning, forward and backward scheduling and forecast planning
  • Increase inventory turns by 2 year over year
  • Must provide prompt/immediate response to production and materials regarding parts availability
  • Must be able to negotiate with vendors in order to obtain desired company results
  • Must be able to go above and beyond the call of duty in order to support production and ultimately the master schedule, to include researching part shortages and performing on hand counts as needed
  • Directly responsible for the tracking and resolving past due material releases
  • Directly responsible for managing shortages and minimizing the impact to the master schedule and daily production schedules
  • Directly responsible for the steady supply of materials to meet production schedules and ultimately responsible for resolving any issues that arise that prevents this steady supply from happening
  • Must review the MRP exception message report and adjust accordingly
  • Directly responsible for the material flow throughout the manufacturing facility
  • Directly responsible for the root cause of material disruptions
  • Directly responsible for the systematic decrease of inventory in accordance to meet plant and departmental goals
  • Must be ready, willing and able to address production issues on the production floor without prompting
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Coordinate and schedule all raw materials and purchased parts needed for assembly
  • Control and organize material substitutions, storage and handling, and other requirements for scheduled deliveries
  • Coordinate with plant management and suppliers to deliver scheduled parts on time
  • Load EDI releases from customer, develop master schedule, run MRP, create and transmit vendor releases via EDI
  • Maintain part numbers and file maintenance
  • Develop and maintain BOM's
  • High level of interpersonal skills to effectively communicate and present information to suppliers, employees, and management personnel
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel is a must
  • Valid driver's license is required
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop thorough knowledge of Epicor ERP system/inventory system in order to provide extensive support to the production management team as well as the customer for inventory and production related issues as the company grows
  • Manage, perform and track all production inventory transactions in Epicor ERP system including RMA support and NPI builds. Accurately maintain inventory balances in order to preserve inventory integrity
  • Production Control responsibility for work order/job maintenance, job closings, tracking inventory variances. Job/work order planning, release and maintenance
  • Perform and monitor all inventory reconciliation for production Bill of Materials in inventory system. Ensure timely ECO implementation on BOM’s and production work orders
  • Collaborate and develop forward looking capacity plans and proactively resolve issues
  • Timely communication of inventory issues with the Production Manager
  • Reporting of inventory shortages and delivery dates – requires significant attention to detail in all areas: inventory, shipping & receiving
  • Experience with Optical Components would be preferred
  • Performs any other assigned duty as directed by management
  • Expedite production of parts as required and establish delivery dates as required to meet customer on-time delivery
  • Utilize ERP tools and best practice to manage inventory of materials and parts needed to complete NPI builds and production volumes
  • Work with QE and ME on NPI and existing products to support for production volumes
  • Coordinate the scheduling of meetings and the assigning of responsibility for specific tasks to support production requirements
  • Examine MRP data such as BOM, routing and other documents for completeness and latest version
  • Coordinate with Operations, Supply Chain and Program Management Project Teams
  • Schedule and coordinate flow of work within or between departments of manufacturing plant to ensure production schedule is met
  • Ability to listen, influence and lead in a constructive & productive manner
  • Supply Chain Metrics reporting
  • Strategic agility and creativity with analytical and effective problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to accept new ideas, engage in creative, innovative and systemic thinking
  • Strong ability to multi-task, set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Extensive knowledge of ERP systems, Word, Excel and Outlook. Solid knowledge of programs - Microsoft
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NPI Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Help develop processes and tools to deliver material for prototypes throughout all design phases (EV, DV and PV), working with component OEM and ODM to implement and support delivery
  • Partner with MCIO and MS Business Groups to develop and implement strategies in support of Microsoft needs within multiple manufacturer and logistics landscapes
  • Ensure NPI Material availability through all development stages of new products EV, DV, PV
  • Highlight yield issues, schedule issues and potential supply problems related to new components during the NPI phases of platform development
  • Manage New Product Development material phase-out and phase in transition for new product materials
  • Ensure Design team specs components for new programs that are not near EOL within the supply base
  • Work with engineering and ODM/CM’s to ensure component level dual sourcing wherever possible
  • Determine liability for pre-production builds and offer solutions to management when needed
  • Determine issues in NPI phase early and oversee resolution before ramp. Report results out weekly to management
  • Design, execute and manage policies related to material control systems
  • Ensure material metrics consistency and consolidate report outs for managerial information
  • Provide mitigation plans related to NPI fulfillment dates and shortages
  • Manage weekly visibility on design supplier build plans and release schedules
  • Oversee regular weekly shortage meetings related to products in the development phase
  • Risk manage material buys to support NPI phases
  • Ensure Data Integrity in supply metrics and audits. Report out supply metrics and supplier audit results to management
  • Validate NPI BOM revisions in cooperation with engineering and ECO control to ensure NPI build configurations are correct
  • Be responsible for on-going forecast, planning scenarios and overall supplier delivery performance for products throughout all NPI design phases (EV, DV and PV) and coordinating end-to-end with other teams
  • Drive Microsoft-established supplier performance metrics including on-time delivery performance, inventory positions, lead-times, product transitions, and risk analysis related to NPI development suppliers
  • Coordinate and communicate internal messaging on changes to hardware supply delivery, updates and impact for NPI
  • Achieve delivery performance targets as developed to support business needs
  • Evaluate and change processes, systems to enhance supply chain performance
  • Manage supply base engagement process, including supplier operational review meetings, metrics, improvement plans and issue resolution
  • Lead teams in supplier operational evaluation processes, including on-site review activities for new suppliers and new product launches
  • Represent supplier needs within Microsoft
  • Responsible for managing continuous improvements and process initiatives in parallel to day-to-day business operations
  • Current Experience high-tech electronics procurement supply chain
  • Demonstrated experience and success managing materials for new product introductions for servers, storage and other high technology products. Datacenter support, datacenter build-out experience desired
  • Prior Experience managing materials throughout the development phase of NPI
  • Project Management within the supply chain discipline, involving multiple global suppliers, and understanding of logistics
  • Project management exposure with General Contractors
  • Ability to work well independently in ambiguous situations, and deal effectively with conflicting priorities and changes
  • Strong analytical skills and knowledge in root cause analysis/problem solving and the ability to implement and drive corrective actions and efficiencies in a matrix environment
  • Customer driven and strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated team & communication skills with the ability to work in a dynamic environment with multiple groups across cultural and geographic sites
  • Experience managing NPI planning and purchasing in a dynamic changing environment
  • Experience working in electronics, contract management or integration/assembly with supply chain execution and delivery experience
  • Strong Communication and Problem-solving skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Operations Management, Business, Supply Chain, or related technology BS degree
  • Minimum 4 years' experience in an electronics supply chain and hardware delivery environment
  • Lean-6 sigma project and process experience
  • APICs, ISM, or similar affiliation/certification preferred
  • (Highly favor demonstrated fluency in Mandarin)
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Company quality and environmental policies
  • Core values – Treat all employees equally, fairly, with dignity and respect, without favoritism in accordance with company values
  • Thoroughly knowledgeable in Lean Manufacturing, Inventory Management, Kanban, JIT and Logistics manufacturing high volume tangible goods
  • Aptitude for understanding and participating in technical discussions on assigned components in the context of materials planning and production issues
  • Extensive, hands-on MRP/MPS experience using an ERP system
  • Lean Manufacturing tools (VSM, Kanban)
  • Covisint/MGO GM System
  • MMOG Experience
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent at managing data at a detail level
  • Business acumen and ability to exercise sound judgment in the course of executing daily responsibilities
  • Creative thinker, able to define, implement and/or lead process improvement activity
  • Able to address and resolve ambiguity; prioritize, multi-task and work independently
  • Proficient in leading pull implementations at various levels of the Supply Chain (External and Internal Suppliers)
  • Experience with FIFO, PFEP, and other Lean or continuous improvements concepts and practices are highly desired; prefer candidates who have previous experience with kaizens
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Proactively manage part supply in a JIT environment
  • Develop a rapport with vendors to facilitate good communications
  • Initiate and follow up with vendors as required (daily, hourly)
  • Develop a working knowledge of part processes and lead times
  • Demonstrate a willingness to accept responsibility for part supply (work overtime or be called during off hours, as required)
  • Prepare, review and send weekly vendor releases
  • Reconcile CUMs with vendors weekly
  • Work with Materials Manager to facilitate and execute physical inventory
  • Request/review corrective action requests (8D’s) from suppliers
  • Execute MRP
  • Reconcile Inventory issues
  • Ensure suppliers are meeting delivery window times and packaging requirements
  • Issue/follow up with (DPR) Delivery Performance report for non-conformances
  • Participate, adhere and develop operating procedures as part of the company’s ongoing implementation of TS 16949 activities
  • Adhere to all MAFACT Requirements
  • Must comply with all ISO 14001 (Environmental) and OHSAS 18001 (Health and Safety) systems and standards as it pertains to their work
  • Abide by all AODA and C-TPAT procedures that apply to their position
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1) Release orders to supplier timely
  • 2) Run exception report to pull in and push out or cancel the S/Ls timely
  • 3) Run Shortage report to check the part status
  • 4) Back order review and parts check daily
  • 5) Follow up Air log/Expedite list with suppliers
  • 6) MRC Collaboration with suppliers
  • 7) Hot order tracking
  • 8) Coordinate with other functions to follow up the parts status (CS/Customs/Transportation/Operation, etc.)
  • 9) Escalation if any parts can’t meet customer required date
  • 4) Optimize the Inventory strategy for specific parts
  • 5) Drive actions to cancel/push out S/Ls timely
  • 5) Improve the source change process and lead time
  • 6) Support Source change for VAT rebate suppliers
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Materials Planner WPB APU MRO Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform kitting to individual shop orders in SAP (Sourcing, milk run). Coordinate kitting for various APU and LRU models with Forward Stocking Location (FSL)
  • Coordinate with PW Spares allocation of critical spares. Identify alternate material based on approved maintenance data
  • Order, receive, store and disperse all types of non-production material according to work instructions and procedures. Maintain accurate inventory of non-production material
  • Comply with all company and regulatory procedures, such as FAR 145, EHS procedures, MSDS’s and PWA specifications for this area
  • Develop and improve the flow of material and the control of WIP. Trouble shoot delivery problems and assist the shop resolve issues and delays
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform forecasting planning for products repaired
  • Initiate P.O.’s for new material purchased to stock in SAP based on forecast
  • Coordinate with supplier exchange material. Initiate P.O.’s in SAP for external part repairs
  • Participate in daily production and shortage meetings
  • Work from production schedule to flow material to and within the shop
  • Support customer visits as required. Prepare status reports as required
  • Support ACE activities as required
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Master Data Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintain master data across multiple systems and related tables
  • Manage the queue of material master workflows of requests to update SAP master data
  • Perform engineering changes in the system
  • Effectively communicate with other functional areas such as engineering, quality and finance to implement material master changes in the system
  • Perform master data audits and maintain data integrity in the system by performing analysis on SAP master data
  • Perform BOM audits on schedule and in ad-hoc basis
  • Maintain procedural manual to reflect all current procedures as well as systematic updates and variations
  • Identify process inefficiencies and the underlying root causes, and recommend solutions to management
  • Effectively communicate and escalate issues and information to management on a timely basis
  • Support efforts to communicate and train on master data standards, definitions, processes and tools to business data owners and specialists
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensuring the best possible customer service to Electrolux customers, both internal and external
  • Reviewing procurement recommendations for approval
  • Working with suppliers on all aspects of material planning such as acknowledgments, expediting, deferrals, PO discrepancies, invoicing, etc
  • Responsible to hold suppliers accountable to all aspects of the EMA-NA(Electrolux Major Appliances – North America) After Market Sales & Service Parts Policy
  • Support all EMS(Electrolux Manufacturing Systems) and ISO (International Standards Organization) requirements as applicable
  • Assist in resolving material supply conflicts and work to improve efficiencies and processes
  • Work closely with corporate and warehouse operations
  • Support continuous improvement initiatives related to planning
  • Support the Materials Manager by driving to meet departmental metrics
  • Act in accordance with EMA Core Values and Teamship (Employee Engagement) concepts and procedures
  • Strong, effective, professional communication and interpersonal skills in a team environment both verbally and in writing
  • Read and process written information with a high degree of accuracy
  • Extraordinary attention to detail
  • Work effectively with focus on high levels of quality and customer obsession
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, resolve problems, meet deadlines and handle fast paced critical work environment
  • Ability to adapt to change in the work environment to drive efficiencies and improvements
  • Basic knowledge of Supply Chain and Material Planning fundamentals
  • Have a working knowledge of and comply with all safety requirements
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepare monthly/weekly production, inventory deployment and capacity plans developing and maintaining master production schedule to ensure proper flow of material across the product supply
  • Work closely and coordinate efforts with Operations, Sourcing, Sales, Forecasting and Marketing
  • Take a lead role in using SAP to fullest extent in support of planning activities
  • Maintaining profile of suppliers in the supply chain, including and maintaining ABC classification for FG, order quantities, safety stocks, days forward coverage, lead time, and production rates
  • Support Materials Manager in various analyses and other tasks
  • OTTR adherence - 97.0%
  • Inventory turns, target to be defined
  • Obsolescence FG and components keep under established target
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field
  • 3+ years of professional planning experience which could include: inventory, supply chain management, production planning, distribution and logistics, shipping and receiving, or forecasting
  • High level of proficiency with SAP and Excel
  • Advanced Excel skills strongly desired (v-lookups, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Must have proven experience working in a fast-paced environment with ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Solid working knowledge using an MRP system
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Access Databases
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Service Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provide material planning and support for a contract manufacturer in Mexico doing repairs on Honeywell products, with a supply chain operation and distribution center in Asia
  • Review open Purchase Requisitions from contract manufacturer in Mexico, which are converted to Purchase Orders to a Honeywell facility in Singapore
  • Review and report material shortages and exceptions as part of a daily metric
  • Plans, manages and executes materials replenishment / purchasing activities and responsibilities for all assigned commodities and products
  • Works in collaboration with other Honeywell Planners for inventory support
  • Develops and maintains a plan for every part (PFEP) for assigned commodities/products
  • Communicates supply issues to the ISC teams, gains their support in achieving resolution of supply issues and works with them to continually improve supplier OTTR and customer OTTR
  • Works to close parts shortages and meet On-Time delivery/serviceability requirements
  • Supports Honeywell Operating System (HOS) initiatives across the site
  • Coordinates with various levels of sales staff, production, management, purchasing, planning, DDC, R&D and engineering effectively
  • Analyses various ERP / MRP reports to address issues and understand variation and waste
  • Identifies ways to continuously improve materials planning & purchasing processes and tools
  • Maintains ERP / MRP planning parameters and replenishment criteria on all products
  • Bachelor’s Degree and 3 years in a materials planning environment OR a High School Diploma /GED and 5 years of planning experience in an operations environment
  • 3 years of experience in SAP or Oracle materials planning, purchasing and inventory management experience
  • Prefer 5+ years of experience in materials planning and purchasing roles (Buyer and/or Planner)
  • Relevant supply chain management professional certifications (APICS CPIM/CSCP and/or ISM CPSM/C.P.M.)
  • Lean manufacturing, supply chain & Six Sigma training and experience a plus
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment with complex BOM’s
  • Inventory planning and lifecycle disposition experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Possess the ability to follow up on action items and a go getter attitude!
  • Prior SAP experience preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain or related field preferred
  • Strong leadership skills and a passion for developing a team
  • Knowledge of manufacturing and supply chain concepts and part flow
  • Ability to be self motivated and work independently
  • Good decision making and judgment skills
  • Resourcefulness in accomplishing objectives and completing tasks
  • Outstanding organization, communication and leadership skills
  • Proven creative problem solving techniques and lean thinking
  • Working knowledge of PC based software: (SAP, MRP, EDI, ASN,Excel)
  • Exceptional presentation skills
  • A strong desire to learn and succeed
  • Presents information succinctly, in command of facts
  • Can lead conversations with suppliers in a proactive, productive manner
  • Effective at developing and using standardized work
  • Uses logic and problem solving tools to develop plans to meet targets and look forward proactively and to priortize
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Processes, schedules, and coordinates assigned requests for the materials department
  • Establishes lead times and negotiates acceptable customer delivery dates
  • Processes materials orders and creates work orders or requisitions
  • Tracks and updates materials schedules, expedites as required to prevent schedule slippage, and advises Materials Manager of deviations from materials plans and forecasts
  • Follows all 5S practices and supports lean activities, as well as safety regulations policies and procedures
  • High degree of proficiency with MS Excel
  • 2-3 years of experience with any ERP system (SAP is preferred, but not necessarily required)
  • Bachelor’s degree required in Supply Chain or Management or Business or Engineering or STEM
  • Fact-based problem solving
  • Analyzes situations and problems
  • Uses sound judgment
  • Capacity for learning
  • Works with minimal supervision
  • Organizes activities
  • Works efficiently
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manages the end to end Supply Chain from Sales Forecasting, Planning, Master Production Scheduling Maintains, Capacity Planning, Purchasing, Production Order Management and Sales Order Fulfillment
  • Implements and coordinates best practice inventory planning in a cold chain environment and replenishment of raw materials, components, WIP and finished goods
  • Adept in establishing and documenting processes and leveraging systems to efficiently supply plan in a growth oriented environment in SAP ERP system
  • Develops Inventory Management: day of sales reporting, inventory parameters, reduction and reserve percentage measurements, revaluation, Product Life Cycle management; measure related KPI’s
  • Purchasing Management: PR to PO execution, vendor compliance, reduction of cycle process time and strengthening vendor relationships
  • Plans and executes procurement of finished goods and raw materials from global contract manufacturers, OEMs and Suppliers
  • Proactively helps resolve and mitigate back orders through closed loop planning and high regard to customer allegiance score card
  • Develops and drives a portfolio of projects to deliver year-over-year cost savings
  • Maintains purchase order status and shipment tracking information in ERP system
  • Proactively provides supply status and shipment tracking to Global Supply Chain teams
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain or related field
  • Five (5) years of materials planning and purchasing experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills, both orally and written
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel, PowerPoint, Visio
  • SAP MRP ERP experience
  • Working experience in SAP
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collaborates and participates in every aspect of supply chain management and understands manufacturing operations to maintain a repeatable and reliable process cognizant of cost and risk implications for the business unit
  • Purchasing Management includes PR to PO execution, vendor compliance, reduction of cycle process time and strengthening vendor relationships
  • Able to communicate vertically from senior leadership to shop floor personnel and horizontally across Marketing, Sales, Regulatory, Quality, Purchasing, Planning, Research and Development, Pre-production, Production, Customer Service/ Ordering and Logistics
  • Participates and contributes to monthly SIOP (Sales Inventory & Operations Planning) process
  • Responsible for material analysis and assistance with the process of change orders
  • Completes special projects and assignments as requested
  • Two (2) years of materials planning and purchasing experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills both oral and written
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio
  • APICS CPIM/CSCP certification or certification in progress
  • IND-SDG
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Master Data Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Experience working projects and multiple tasks within a materials organization
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and work independently to drive tasks to completion
  • Fully Bilingual (English & Spanish)
  • Due to iTAR regulations candidates must be an US Citizen
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for scheduling production of parts in A&T and manufacturing
  • Analyze, plan and communicate requirements to operations to meet MPS
  • Be focal point for all material issues for product cell - coordinate all activities across functions in support of on time material delivery to MPS
  • Monitor and coordinate daily execution to the MPS and report status to manufacturing and management
  • Actively address shortages through communication to purchasing and elevation to management when appropriate
  • Proactively address issues in an urgent manner to provide uninterrupted material flow to production
  • Release lots 100% complete and insure on-time work order completion
  • Utilize six sigma greenbelt tools to address materials issues and actively participate in improvement teams
  • Maintain MRP / SAP integrity, including WIP inventory accuracy
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Establishes and maintains inventory plans to ensure material availability as required to support established service level goals for maintenance and repairs
  • Implements and monitors Obsolescence risk mitigation plans
  • Provides material planning support for reliability engineering projects
  • Enforces established quality control requirements
  • Identifies, develops, and implements metrics and control systems to support various goals and objectives
  • Orders materials and coordinates with procurement to ensure on time delivery as required to support demand
  • Establishes and implements material support plans for new programs and projects
  • Produces material demand forecasts based on historical data and/or projected reliability data (MTBUR/MTBF)
  • Analyzes data to identify problems and provide innovative solutions
  • Other duties as assigned by Team leader
  • Three (3) to five (5) years prior experience in Material planning or related field
  • Experience with SAP preferred but not required
  • Prior airline planning experience preferred but not required
  • Must speak, read and write English fluently
  • Regular attendance and punctuality is required
  • Must have a positive attitude
  • Organizational fit for the Thales culture, that is, exhibit the Thales values of Compliance, Respect, Innovation, Responsibility, Teamwork
  • Well groomed and maintain a professional appearance
  • Possess and maintain a valid Driver License and a record that meets our parent company’s insurance standards
  • Must pass seven (7) year background check and drug test
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country in which the position is located
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Project, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Self-starter with the ability to multitask and effectively prioritize tasks
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Site Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • This role assumes materials planning, forecasting and allocation to ensure construction activities are fully synchronized and integrated with engineering and the procurement schedule
  • Material planning
  • Plan and organize construction schedules and material planning which may require support of the CWP sequence
  • Trace and report activities to ensure contractors have the materials needed to meet construction installation goals including the support of CWP needs
  • Monitor engineering changes and incorporate into the materials planning activities
  • Assist the Site Material Controller to review the plan for verifying inventories to ensure adequate controls are in place and that stock levels of material are available to support the project requirements
  • Adjust/modify schedules to accommodate rush orders, rework and Over Shortage and Damage (OS & D) materials
  • Assist in identification as early in the project as possible any surplus or obsolete materials and coordinate with engineering a materials substitution program to minimize final surplus, obsolete or scrap materials and monitor Plan and coordinate with construction the project schedule for identifying major equipment and bulk materials
  • Coordinate with construction, the construction plan for identifying onsite fabrication, off-site fabrication and off-site modularization activities and the associated requirement for delivery of major equipment and bulk materials
  • Review the construction schedules to ensure material availability requirements are compatible with engineering and procurement schedules
  • Coordinate material availability in support of construction work plans
  • Coordinate material availability in support of design revisions, rework, contingency or work around plans
  • Participate in construction meetings
  • Extensive site experience in an EPCM project environment on capital projects, working on large construction sites
  • Technical knowledge/understanding
  • Coordination and interpersonal skills
  • Good understanding of material management systems
  • Excellent understanding of procurement and construction processes
  • Relevant tertiary qualification will be highly regarded
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical or equivalent
  • Minimum two years and above experience in a manufacturing Industry and have knowledge with electrical background
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • Good computer skills with the ability to adapt and learn new technologies quickly
  • Strong team player; proactively able to support other team member; builds collaborative relationships
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for Devens site materials planning to support Devens Clinical manufacturing
  • Reviews, prioritizes and schedules the delivery of raw materials & consumables to meet target dates and prevent stock shortages
  • Collaborates with partner departments to ensure material availability in alignment with manufacturing schedule
  • Generates and releases purchase requisitions for procurement through approved /qualified suppliers for raw materials and consumables
  • Manages processes for creation and maintenance of SAP Master Data, Bill of Materials and Recipes to support clinical requirements. Supports plant quality systems (Change controls, Deviations, assessments and CAPA) for material related issues
  • Experience in new product introduction strongly preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of SAP and Data Management required
  • Excellent communications and computer skills with a demonstrated proficiency with MS, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio
  • Ability to work independently and to lead and/or participate in cross functional teams. Ability to actively collaborate with technical and other teams outside of supply chain
  • BA/BS in Supply chain, Engineering, Sciences or equivalent relevant experience
  • 4-6 years of strong work-related experience in cGMP manufacturing environment preferred
  • Experience in biologics / pharmaceutical manufacturing environment is strongly preferred
  • 1602780
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Creates and releases process orders in SAP system according to schedule. Ensures production schedule is accurately maintained in SAP in collaboration with production schedulers
  • Conducts reconciliation of process orders
  • Serves as project resource to the Senior Material Planner/s
  • Assists Devens site materials planning team to service Devens Clinical manufacturing
  • Analyzes demand, schedules, inventory and exercises judgment to influence manufacturing and purchasing decisions
  • Reviews, prioritizes and schedules the delivery of raw materials & consumables to meet target dates and prevent stock shortages. Collaborates with partner departments to ensure material availability in alignment with manufacturing schedule
  • Raises order fulfillment issues to management and key stakeholders and proposes mitigation strategies on a routine basis
  • Manages inventory by maintaining optimum quantity and cost levels
  • Manages processes for creation and maintenance of SAP Master Data, Bill of Materials and Recipes to support clinical requirements
  • Supports plant quality systems (Change controls, Deviations, assessments and CAPA) for material related issues
  • Participate in projects (e.g., tech transfers, SAP improvements) and lead continuous improvement activities to positively impact key performance metrics
  • Customer service mentality and attention to detail are essential elements for success
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities against ambitious timelines
  • B.S. in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or science-related discipline
  • A minimum of 4 years (BS) or 2 years (MA) in a Manufacturing or Supply Chain role in a complex manufacturing environment with experience in production control/process orders/equivalent
  • Experience and knowledge in Biologics manufacturing is beneficial
  • Excellent knowledge in SAP strongly preferred
  • 1603694
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Based on the detailed production scheduling, the detailed materials requirement plan is initiated and released
  • To make sure no shortage for materials availability before production execution
  • Mid-term or long term raw materials requirement planning is requested in monthly basis
  • Materials master data for site
  • Reporting for data analysis and inventory control
  • Others assigned by team leader
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Process work daily from Oracle planner/scheduler workbench to ensure timely and productive workflow
  • Create, delete or adjust work orders based on Oracle planning messages or other cues as necessary
  • Balance Production Schedule to level load work centers
  • Coordinate all production control and material planning activities to meet Master Production Schedule
  • Provide support in managing inventory levels and improving inventory turns
  • Participate in Supplier Development activities including compilation of Supplier Scorecard data
  • Support Strategic Procurement initiatives as requested
  • Expedite or de-expedite work orders or suppliers to meet the Master Planning Schedule
  • Marshall resources/team and call meetings as needed to meet commitments
  • Associate degree in Business, operations or related field
  • 3+ years Production Control experience in a manufacturing environment
  • A.P.I.C.S. certification preferred
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications
  • Possess strong organizational and communication skills
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prior purchasing / planner experience
  • Experience with BAAN
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel and Access)
  • Expiditing experience
  • Strong communication shills
  • High ambition - seeking someone highly promotable
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plans short and long range production and inventory requirements considering such factors as forecasts, manpower, machine capacity, and material availability
  • Proactively anticipate and communicate potential shortages to appropriate plant personnel. Develop and execute recovery plans for anticipated shortages to eliminate / minimize impact to production and customers
  • Perform root cause analysis for finished goods shortages and implement long term corrective actions
  • Manage and take ownership of a particular group of external suppliers and ensuring on-time delivery
  • Monitor inventory accuracy and target levels for purchased and produced parts to meet production and customer needs, and ensure target inventory goals are met
  • Create and release purchase orders and supplier agreements to Supplier
  • Experience using ERP systems, (SAP experience strongly preferred)
  • Prior Planning and buying experience in a manufacturing environment, ideally with low volume / high product mix
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain, or related field
  • Experience using Microsoft applications
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills to communicate with customers and suppliers
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bilingual (Spanish-English)
  • Six Sigma lean/Green-belt (Desired)
  • Possess excellent organizational ability, effective negotiation skills and interacts effectively with internal and external parties
  • BS in Industrial/System Engineering/Business Administration or related
  • Minimum of 1 years as production planner or vendor scheduler or related field
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • High intermediate level experience in MS Suite
  • Demonstrated experience with ERP and Business Intelligence tools. SAP preferred. Demonstrated ability to successfully multi-task in a fast paced environment and deliver product within a rigid timeline
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to work well at all areas & levels of the organization to include: Engineering, Sales/Marketing, Program Management and Finance
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform timely, cost-conscious procurement of production/inventory/MRO items
  • Receive and analyze requisitions to determine quantity, specifications and delivery requirements
  • Responsible for the on-boarding of new selected suppliers relative to material planning
  • Ensure optimal inventory levels and safety stock are maintained for their parts
  • Coordinate with Quality Assurance to resolve quality issues with suppliers
  • Maintain proactive shortage identification and management - help flag root causes & corrective actions
  • Analyze and select parts for KanBan and Supplier replenishment
  • May lead and direct others to accomplish desired organizational objectives
  • Expedite deliveries to meet and exceed scheduled critical requirements
  • Maintain material plan at the time fence to ensure continuity of supply
  • Resolve invoicing discrepancies with suppliers and accounting
  • Manage internal and SOMI/VMI material and parameters to meet schedules
  • Interface with required functional groups to resolve challenging delivery requirements
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyzing product pipelines
  • Communicating with Branch personnel in order to communicate with customers
  • Managing inventory to financial goals
  • Data compilation, comparison, and analysis
  • College degree or minimum 2-3 years’ experience with MRP Planning and asset management
  • Ability to create influential relationships with internal and external customers, as well as with offshore resources
  • The ability to work collaboratively with internal and external resources to get results
  • Proficient with Microsoft applications including Word and Excel
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Execute material requirement plans to ensure supplies and work-in-process availability which supports production schedules
  • Maintain accurate planning information for raw materials in SAP (an Enterprise Resource Planning system), updating as necessary for material/product changes
  • Manage raw material changes to support business plans and minimize obsolescence
  • Work with vendors to coordinate their schedules and establish priorities when required to prevent supply constraints or customer service issues. Ensure vendor resources will support business plan
  • Provide on-call support to the production sites
  • Provide planning support to help achieve Operations objectives around volume conformance and material waste
  • Aid in the execution and completion of special projects related to Mill Operations objectives and strategic A3 work as assigned
  • Bachelor's degree in Logistics/Supply Chain, Business, or related field
  • Demonstration of thoroughness and attention to detail
  • A demonstrated ability to organize resources and analyze alternatives to make effective decisions
  • Demonstrate personal credibility through strong communication skills, achieving results, and trusted relationships with others
  • Willingness to challenge the status quo and facilitate different perspectives to drive solutions
  • Knowledge of and experience with SAP
  • Working knowledge of supply chain interactions
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Assistant Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Utilize cMat to create and maintain material master views in SAP such as MRP, Purchasing, WM, and Quality views. Prepare data for mass upload when required
  • Maintain SAP bill of materials and master recipes. Ensure BOMs are aligned between SAP and Syncade
  • Create SAP Quality inspection plan data setup
  • Creating and maintaining Syncade material data as necessary
  • Track data setup and ensure relevant data is reviewed by functional areas as required
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of data updates per SOP
  • Execute reports and support data quality monitoring processes
  • Participate in SAP IT projects and testing as assigned
  • Lead cross-functional discussions to gather the most current information required
  • Work in a GMP environment and execute against applicable GMP SOPs
  • Proficient in computers systems
  • Proficiency with MS Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Ability to create spreadsheets, manipulate data, and work extensively with Excel required
  • Ability to work independently and participate in project teams. Able to communicate with various levels of Management and develop successful working relationships with cross-functional teams
  • Bachelor degree in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Industrial Engineering, or science-related discipline
  • Up to 2 years related working experience
  • Knowledge of SAP or related ERP system strongly preferred
  • 1603990
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure the availability of raw material and components needed to fulfill the production scheduling in an efficient way (without exceeding logistics costs and inventory budget)
  • Communicate to the operation of any risk of supply
  • Determine the best logistics for supply (frequency / cost)
  • Run MRP to explode customer requirements and generate requirements to suppliers
  • Follow closely the level of inventory of components and raw materials
  • Program orders to suppliers (local and international), follow from shipping to delivery
  • Make sure suppliers receive orders / releases on time
  • Create daily reports of critical materials (potential shortages) and follow close the ones that have a risk coverage for the operation
  • Maintain in the plant the level of inventory planned, that allows the operation to run in an efficient way
  • To understand and apply all the HSE knowledge applicable to the position, and support all ISO14001 requirements
  • Maintain updated and correctly all the SAP parameters required for material planning and inventory control
  • System inventory control: keep control of level of inventories, including slow material and obsolete
  • Update the VIN system (ZF TRW supplier system) based on supplier delivery performance and follow on any charge backs and corrective / preventive actions
  • Participate in Layered Process Audits and Behavior Based Safety observations
  • Report analysis and creation (coverage, forecast, projections, supplier past due orders, supplier over shipments, etc..)
  • Continuous Improvement and Saving projects implementation for his / her area of responsibility
  • Improve logistics for suppliers inbound by reducing cost on transportation per lb. or transit leadtimes
  • Close communication with master scheduler of any inventory level change that might impact production operation
  • Follow up on import process for inbound material when needed and provide all legal documents needed following ZF TRW Customs procedure
  • Setup and follow expedite transportation if required following the rules for biding and informing the operation on shipment progress
  • Achieve logistics budget
  • Request if necessary cycle counts as needed
  • Make sure critical material is received physically and in system
  • Work with engineering and project management for engineering changes and new projects. Includes setting up the supply chain and following breakpoints, and coverage. Successful launch complying with budget
  • Physical stamina to work long overtime hours consecutively
  • Physical strength to lift and maneuver heavy parts
  • Physical agility to reach and climb
  • Hearing proficiency
  • 3 years required in same / similar position in automotive industry
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan and develop a schedule based on current production scheduled, customer requirements and projected stock
  • Each work center must be scheduled to meet the above requirements and to support production scheduled on dependent stations
  • Scheduled production must satisfy customer orders, inter-company requirements, and established stock levels
  • Review all scheduled production to insure materials availability and/or communicate needs to insure flow of parts from supporting production
  • Review daily production reported; advise deviation from schedule to management and resolve with production supervision
  • Monitor Planning System authorizations for accuracy, levels of requirements
  • Maintain coordinated efforts and communication with Customer Service to insure information available on aged orders and promise completions are met
  • Performs other related duties as needed and assigned
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; and demonstrated successful ability to build positive partnerships, while working collaboratively with cross-functional business teams
  • Demonstrated successful ability to organize and prioritize work to ensure timely deadlines
  • Ability to function at a high level of effectiveness, flexibility, independence and initiative without daily interaction with management
  • Proficient computer skills required including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to lift 35 lbs
  • 2+ years minimum experience in materials planning and/or production control required
  • Must Maintain good safety and housekeeping practices
  • Good Attendance and Work Record
  • Familiarity with the plumbing industry and products
  • Experience with JD Edwards and Manugistics is a plus
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2+ years relevant Supply Chain experience
  • Strong technical skills (WMS, Excel, MRP)
  • Experience managing KPIs
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of inventory management principles and MRP
  • Knowledge and experience in working with Suppliers, Freight and Rail carriers, and Purchasing personnel, as well as a strong understanding of Purchasing concepts and corporate directed goals
  • Knowledge of plant operations and production scheduling
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the operation
  • Ability to prioritize and to work effectively under time constraints
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent tasks
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing conditions
  • Strong SAP user in areas of MRP/Scheduling, Inventory Management, Master Data, Warehouse Management and Production Control
  • Minimum 3 years Plant Purchasing or Logistics experience
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Administer Supplier Delivery Performance system. Summarize and report all delivery issues weekly and/or monthly. Ensure compliance with supplier expectations manual
  • Administer Inventory Cycle count program; summarize and report on inventory accuracy weekly and / or monthly. Lead root cause investigation into inaccurate inventory situations identified through the cycle count process
  • DNCR preparation, including follow-up with Suppliers and carriers
  • Assist with the preparation of Obsolescence claims when required
  • Ensure all safety and non-safety plant rules and regulations are followed
  • Ensure adherence to established quality and housekeeping standards
  • Respond immediately to items brought to his/her attention with respect to hazards, defects or non-compliance issues
  • Review and adhere to Magna Seating South Carolinas’ health and safety, environmental, and quality standards, operating procedures, policies and forms
  • 2-5 years prior manufacturing or warehousing experience
  • University degree or College diploma in Business or Operations Management
  • Results Orientated. Has a strong bias for action. Follows up quickly and consistently to brings issues to closure
  • Proven project and time management ability
  • Computer literate, including proficiency in SAP/Microsoft Word/Excel/Project
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Lead Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop and execute fulfillment strategies using sales forecasts, inventory reports, financial analysis and other sources in order to achieve the optimum balance between warehousing, fulfillment, and delivery time to customer. Maintain sales history and coordinate with supply planning department to ensure understanding of and inclusion of future promotional information in forecasting tool
  • Lead collaborative forecast process with Warehouse and Manufacturing to generate short and long term demand plans. Oversee the communication of the forecast to supporting plants and suppliers for production planning and material supply purposes. Measure and benchmark the demand planning process in order to improve the accuracy of demand management
  • Coordinate supply purchasing for manufacturing and warehouse supplies. Create, implement and manage standard operating procedures associated with ReDe requisitions
  • Coordinate suppliers, plants, product commercialization, and customers to execute new packaging or product launches
  • Maintain and update all departmental purchasing reporting for use in general communications and internal/external stakeholder inquiries in order to facilitate accurate volume-related transactions and reporting
  • Enhance inventory control systems and procedures using updated technologies and best practices in order to effectively implement inventory planning, forecasting, replenishment and disposition processes
  • Implement the use of analytical tools and reports (e.g., staffing models, rate models, procurement models, inventory models, and forecasting, models) in order to manage supply needs
  • Build and maintain key relationships with suppliers and customers in order to coordinate supply networks and ensure continuity of supply
  • Analyze financial results relative to the raw material cost forecast to determine forecast accuracy trends and financial impact on the Coca-Cola System and the Company
  • Business Planning: Knowledge of specific supply chain capabilities, strategies and interdependencies to perform short and long-term business planning. Ability to incorporate strengths, weaknesses, external opportunities and threats into business plan strategies and execution tasks
  • Forecasting - Demand: Knowledge of demand forecasting techniques and inputs (e.g., business trends, seasonality, consumption patterns)
  • Inventory Management: Optimize inventory levels using statistical models to design min/max/reorder levels. Knowledge of asset management procedures, policies and information used to optimize inventory levels and/or fill rates
  • Logistics Management: Ability to strategically align distribution processes to fulfill customer requirements (e.g., configuration of supply chain). Basic knowledge of supply chain integration, logistics network designs, transportation management and warehouse management best practices
  • Computer Modeling: Knowledge of statistical and mathematical computer programs and modeling techniques. Ability to apply and analyze large amounts of data for developing projections and estimates
  • Information Systems: Knowledge and use of existing Technical Information Systems (e.g., SAP, Intranet, Microsoft Excel, and Word programs) to generate necessary data. Ability to access, analyze and utilize information in a manner that adds value to the organization
  • Supply Chain: Knowledge of elements that make up the supply chain and the interrelationship between these elements. Ability to manage and execute strategies across the supply chain to reduce costs and gain efficiencies in the completion of a quality finished good. Ability to analyze, balance, synchronize and synergize all internal and external resources and assets to ensure the progress and ultimate completion of a finished good
  • Customer Focus: Making customers (external and internal) and their needs a primary focus of one's actions; developing and sustaining productive customer relationships; creating and executing plans and solutions in collaboration with the customer
  • Forecasting: Knowledge of key elements of raw materials and FG needs, relative to staying in stock for customer demand
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in materials purchasing and planning in manufacturing/supply chain environment
  • Proficient in SAP and Microsoft Excel
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work with Purchasing, Frontend and Operations to identify/review job-specific material & stock items
  • Utilize advanced inventory analysis processes (ex. Safety Stock, Kanban, Evaluations, etc)
  • Develop/maintain supplier relationships to maximize involvement with inventory programs
  • Establish part and process intimacy for assigned area and material
  • Manage stockouts through proactive actions and root cause analysis
  • Ensure material is available to meet production requirements while minimizing premium freight
  • Work with material coordinators to manage stocking levels and locations
  • Coordinate with buyers to ensure data accuracy
  • Ensure material availability through inventory administration activities such as demand planning, material optimization (excess material) and monitoring the age of material
  • Work with the Production Planning & Scheduling Supervisor to align the flow of material, capacity and demand to ensure an effective supply and demand balance and velocity of material required in the manufacturing process
  • Complete additional projects/responsibilities as assigned by manager
  • Work with suppliers to improve material availability through various stocking programs
  • Place purchase orders for material within ordering cycle times
  • Attend production meetings to discuss the status of materials and production schedules
  • Participate in Lean events and contribute to process improvements designed to reduce cycle time, increase front end / supply chain efficiencies and improve quality
  • Adhere to all safety rules and procedures, including 5S requirements, and be responsible for reporting unsafe conditions to the appropriate management or ELS representative as required
  • Collaborate with storeroom, receiving, quality, etc… to ensure invoices on hold are in control
  • High school diploma or GED required from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 3 years of material planning experience
  • Minimum of 1 year experience using a computer using Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate area of Sumter (50 miles) will be considered for this position
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis without company sponsorship
  • Previous planning experience
  • Prior experience with AS400, MAPICS, VISTA, and DMM computer programs
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Three (3) to five (5) years prior experience in Material planning or related field (not manufacturing related)
  • Advanced skills with Microsoft Project, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Experience with creating Excel Dashboards, Pivot Tables, and VLOOKUPs
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Facilitate raw materials supply plans created by plant planners and coordinate with suppliers. Interface regularly with the Procurement organization
  • Facilitate use of and adherence to ordering proper economic order quantities
  • Improve and optimize the lead time between our suppliers and our facilities. Create integrated replenishment strategies to decrease operating working capital
  • Continuously focus on minimization of “aged” inventory. Diligently work to minimize obsolescence. Re-deploy material inventory across the network in a balance of age/obsolescence risk and freight costs
  • Ability to conceptualize and work towards an integrated supply chain
  • Analytical, problem solving, and decision making skills
  • Ability to work different cultures with a diverse workforce and customer base
  • Ability to work effectively with vendors, finance, marketing, R&D, packaging, and plants
  • Communication skills
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Materials Planner
  • TRANS4M Experience
  • Previous experience working with MRP in a JIT environment an asset
  • Excellent mathematical skills
  • Proven negotiation skills – Ability to multi-task / prioritize
  • Excellent interpersonal skills – a team player
  • Good understanding of production process flow
  • Excellent attendance record
  • Ability to work overtime and be on call as required
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develops a valid weekly Detailed Schedule for assigned finished goods, end items or component assemblies in accordance with Class A policies and procedures
  • Interacts frequently with Master Production Scheduler, Detailed Production Scheduler and Manufacturing personnel to insure raw material and component supplies support the master schedule
  • Presents schedule readiness for short-term and long-term material plan for review by the supply manager in the Integrated Business Planning process
  • Ensures that the material plan supports the supply plan by releasing new orders, rescheduling open orders, and executing exception messages and informing impact to material plan
  • Interfaces with Detailed Production Scheduler to release orders early, when necessary, to maintain a smooth flow of work into and through the manufacturing facility
  • Communicates with manufacturing, engineering, purchasing, Master Production Scheduler, and Detailed Production Scheduler regarding supply problems and their solutions
  • Insures all MRP action reports are reviewed and acted upon daily, and tracked by message type and planner
  • Updates and keeps current MRP operating data (item master), such as planner code and/or planning lead times
  • Researches and resolves unplanned excess issues and unplanned and shortage issues on a daily basis
  • Communicate directly with suppliers in all matters relating to quantity required and delivery schedule, changes, or issues
  • Assists cycle counters in locating the root causes of inventory errors, on assigned parts and materials, for the purpose of process improvement
  • Participates in recurring planning meetings
  • Manage appropriate inventory levels of parts assigned
  • Manage vendor OTD performance
  • Resolve invoicing/PO/Receiving discrepancies
  • Identify cost savings opportunities
  • Work with vendors to establish inventory management strategies and achieve lead time reductions
  • Provide mentorship
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Daily report and update to on site Construction Superintendent
  • Directly supervise the deliver and utilizationmaterial, equipment and resources, and acting as part of a Project ManagementTeam (PMT} reporting to a Project Leader overseeing the execution of a specificproject
  • Work under daily direction of the on-siteConstruction General Superintendent to actively support the accountable manager(in this case the CDS Construction Manager) in ensuring that all aspects tosupport the process are optimized and in control. An example would be ensuringall construction materials and service are in place to support the constructioneffort and operating within the established boundaries of client
  • Prepare and update weekly logistics, schedule toassure deliveries to construction locations. Coordinate delivery schedules withcontractors and project leaders
  • Coordinate daily activity to track location andmovement of inventory finished goods and raw materials via railcars, barges,and trucks. Provide reports as required
  • Source as needed project equipment and resourcesthrough the support system
  • Answers questions regarding sourcing frominternal and external customers as needed
  • Provide project development support to multipledepartments within the organization
  • Verifies inventory locations and availabilityfor shipment against requirements specified in purchase orders
  • Reviews inventory position daily and weeklyagainst outstanding orders and takes action to expedite inbound shipments tomeet demands
  • Verifies accuracy of physical inventory whenneeded
  • Works with supervisor to effectively resolveinventory or order discrepancies that are outside of his or her control
  • Managing the resolution of project relatedmaterial procurement, logistics, and site handling issues
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create, review and release manufacturing and/or purchase orders in a timely manner; expedite, cancel, defer as needed
  • Coordinate a production schedule that is consistent with the demand forecast, commercial needs, MRP settings and efficient operation of the production facility
  • Make necessary revisions to existing production schedules as business needs change and communicate with affected parties
  • Monitor and track material flow to identify bottlenecks and characterize usage. Identify, resolve, and forecast problems and potential solutions to inventory
  • Notify and work with appropriate personnel when problems arise in regards to equipment, materials, inventory, documentation, invoice discrepancies, raw materials replenishment, delivery or quality performance. Escalate and keep operations and management informed of critical situations
  • Communicate lead times and respond to inquiries on customer orders. Ensure that inquiries are promptly and professionally responded to
  • Establish, monitor and maintain accurate planning data for assigned items
  • Plan all parts individually to meet the business needs. Develop, implement and coordinate part planning with operations to include such things as Plan For Every Part (PFEP), Container and part count sizing, Returnable containers, Replenishment methods for supporting “Pull Systems”
  • Ensure prompt disposition of any non-conformances to minimize impact to the production schedule
  • Review item forecast versus actual demand patterns. Make appropriate demand manager aware for thorough review and recommendations/changes to the overall forecast
  • Review and audit BOM against standards and identify discrepancies and communicate with appropriate personnel to resolve
  • Develop and maintain working knowledge of assigned products and processes to complete all assigned responsibilities in a satisfactory manner
  • Participate in monthly Sales & Operation Planning (S&OP) process
  • Participates actively as a team member through continuous improvement and Lean activities
  • Performs rotational assignments as needed and other responsibilities and/or duties as apparent or assigned
  • BS / BA Degree in business or related field
  • Proficient use with Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of all material flow processes
  • Knowledge of MRP
  • Knowledge of safety policies and procedures, and ability to promote compliance with them
  • Skill in communicating effectively through oral and written communications
  • Ability to adapt to rapidly changing business circumstance and have the ability to thrive in a constantly changing business environment
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Review coverage and execute orders as needed
  • Review, analyze and clarify quote packages from suppliers
  • Process Purchase order Requisitions
  • Track status of open orders to insure on time deliveries
  • Respond to supply shortages
  • Generate and publish metrics of performance
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Experience working as in production control within a technology company (ideally mechanical/aerospace)
  • Possess knowledge of supply chain activities, including transformation of components into a finished product that is delivered to the end customer. Recognize the ways that supply chains link value chains
  • Able to work to financial and time sensitive constraints
  • Liaise closely with the Customer Services Representatives / Commercial and other functions to ensure all customer orders are loaded with the appropriate lead time etc
  • Take responsibility for identifying and where possible resolving all problems with fulfilling demand to schedule and cost
  • Pro-actively manage schedule dates and drive towards satisfying customer request dates
  • To actively create and manage information that allows demand to be tracked and progressed through Operations
  • Provide input into weekly and monthly reports as required
  • Support improvement strategies within Operations that ultimately support improvements to delivery performance, inventory and reduce costs
  • Liaise closely with Procurement and other warehouses to ensure that Operations are able to deliver to committed due dates
  • Liaise with Manufacturing Engineers to ensure that there is no ambiguity in the Bill of Materials
  • Where appropriate compile strip and survey reports as requested by customers
  • Lead/attend drumbeat reviews to ensure timely progression of all tasks associated with progressing demand through the business
  • Ensure performance development reviews are completed and acted upon
  • Generate and upkeep necessary KPI’s and performance board information
  • Release and control of work orders including management of part requirements and start dates and works order exception messages
  • Co-operate with management to meet the employer’s legal duties and take reasonable care of their own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by their acts or omissions
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Determine production requirements for assigned groupings of manufactured or purchased parts
  • Issue purchase and/or shop orders to suppliers to meet manufacturing schedules and maintain proper inventory levels
  • Plan and coordinate introduction of new parts and reduce current inventory in conjunction with Plant/Division Engineering, Materials and Purchasing personnel, Marketing, and Assembly
  • Negotiate delivery, expediting, or other special charges with and suppliers
  • Serve as a focal point for Materials’ supplier management; monitor supplier quality, service, and delivery issues. Communicate issues, information, and resolution to Materials Planner at the plant(s) and/or Corporate Commodity Manager
  • Initiate and establish EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) programs in cooperation with Materials Planners at the plants, PACCAR MIS and Kenworth suppliers. Maintain EDI working set for use by Kenworth suppliers and plant planners
  • Negotiate packaging , sub-assembly, and program charges with suppliers
  • Establish and improve JIT (Just-in-Time) and material flow improvement programs with Assembly, Accounting, Materials, and suppliers
  • Review inventory levels for excess, surplus, or obsolete accumulations and initiate or recommend disposal
  • Coordinate special projects/programs as required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Materials, Operations, or Business with focus on Inventory Control required
  • Industry related experience desired
  • APICS certification in one or more of the following disciplines is desirable: CPIM, CIRM, and CSCP
  • Experience with Kanban and “Lean Material Handling” is desirable
  • Team player with excellent leadership, technical and communication skills
  • Willingness to travel up to 10%
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for Planning and scheduling activities involving assigned products/product lines
  • Act on ERP recommendations and exceptions, internal business knowledge (SIOP, Forecasts), current inventory levels and product lead times
  • Responsible for meeting key metrics and goals to ensure stated service and inventory levels are maintained while minimizing backorders
  • Associate’s Degree in business or other analytical discipline preferred, relevant experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • 1+ years of manufacturing or operations experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to read, comprehend, and write correspondence and reports
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with multiple levels of staff throughout the organization
  • Demonstrated ability building relationships across various functional teams
  • Knowledge of forecasting, inventory management, and production planning
  • Exhibits a strong ability to handle multiple demands with a sense of urgency, drive and energy required
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Strong proficiency in ERP systems
  • Knowledge of AS400/PRMS and Oracle, preferred
  • Ability to work independently, typically initiating own tasks with input/guidance from manager
  • Lean manufacturing knowledge and experience
  • APICS certification and familiarity with Class A Supply Chain certification, preferred
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead local Oracle Materials Management system
  • Ownership of MRP
  • Interfacing with production, project management, technology and external suppliers in order to schedule the receipt of raw material to meet production demand
  • Attend project meetings; kick off meetings, etc. for critical projects as needed. Critical projects are identified by function leaders
  • Establish plant production schedules and regularly update them in Oracle
  • Set up and monitor control points and alert Management if any of the points get delayed (long lead and final BOM release, assembly, FAT, shipping)
  • Maintain cost plans and regularly monitor actual costs vs. planned costs within each project
  • Evaluate and drive resolution on all material quality and supply issues
  • Assist in the development of recovery plans with suppliers for defective of unsatisfactory goods
  • Release jobs, issue / request direct material to the shop floor
  • Significant experience in MRP activities
  • Familiarity with Oracle or other ERP systems
  • Experience of Implementation of continuous improvement and quality, improvement efforts
  • Proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Knowledge of computer interfacing with an MRP system
  • Excellent communication, analytical and presentation skills
  • Good communication level of spoken and written English and Hungarian
  • Demonstrated skill in formal problem solving processes and tools
  • Experience of utilizing Lean tools
  • Business or Technical University degree is an advantage
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Raw Materials Planner Lead Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manages raw material and purchased sub component supply for the site including business supply needs, new production pipeline volume builds and other plant project work
  • Ensures all material delivery schedules are communicated to the suppliers on time in order to meet plan requirements (confirm P.Os.)
  • Plans and prepares material requirement plans for manufacturing through subordinate planners, develops and implements materials policies, standards, guidelines, technology and procedures
  • Manages materials planning and sets clear performance standards; holds people accountable for results, deliver customer service goals, optimize inventory investments, delivers raw material requirements within the entitlement framework, safety targets, non-conformance/quality improvement goals, build cross-functional and cross-departmental support, fosters overall group effectiveness
  • Leads, coaches and guides teams / individuals to mine data from appropriate systems and to carry out complex analysis for ad-hoc business requests
  • Develops and manages local and sector programs to deliver continuous improvement in KPI’s
  • Develops, coaches, and guides raw materials planning team in the execution of strategic initiatives and the realization of department and company goals; advances succession planning by holding career conversations with staff
  • Ensures planning processes are capable of delivering controlled raw material and purchased sub component inventory results
  • Minimizes Slow Moving & Obsolete (SLOB) raw materials
  • Leads/supports all compliance process activities including change control, deviations, events & non-conformance reports and assess supply impact
  • Work on CAPA’s
  • 4-year university bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • 2-5 years related experience
  • Experience with ERP & advanced planning systems (preferred SAP)
  • Planning, purchasing, or manufacturing experience in a medical, pharmaceutical or consumer industry
  • Familiarity with relevant legislation (e.g. GMP, ISO requirements) is desirable
  • Ability to develop, coach and lead a team of planners
  • Ability to communicate clearly, making the complex clear and compelling to all levels of the organization in both written & oral forms (English)
  • Strong organization skills and an aptitude for planning with exceptional attention to detail
  • Very good skills in MS Office, Excel, Word, PowerPoint
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Evaluate requisition requirements and administer purchase orders to Suppliers
  • Manage purchase orders with Suppliers to support production requirements
  • Facilitate constraint reviews with Suppliers and escalate materials at risk
  • Address material shortages timely to minimize production impact
  • Manage Supplier performance in support of site On Time To Request (OTTR) goals
  • Resolve instances of rejected materials coordinating with Supplier, Quality, and Operations
  • Coordinate with NPI Sourcing as materials transition from prototype to release for production
  • Review supplier invoices for payment when necessary
  • Analyze inventory to initiate inventory reduction opportunities
  • Manage inventory levels for materials in support of site Days of Supply (DOS) goals
  • Work closely and coordinate efforts with Operations, Sourcing, Sales, Forecasting, Marketing, Engineering, and Quality
  • Use SAP to fullest extent in support of planning activities
  • Manage key master data settings and collaborate with Strategic Sourcing if demand patterns change
  • Manage ECN’s for assigned materials
  • Support Materials Supervisor in execution of inventory/master data projects
  • Conduct activities in a safe and healthy manner and works in accordance with established HS&E requirements to ensure the protection of employees, the public, and the environment. Takes actions necessary to “stop” work when an unsafe condition or action is identified. Every employee has the right and responsibility to stop work when unsafe conditions or actions are identified
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Based on PSI forecasts, historical usage and anticipated NPD implementations, accurately size kanbans and the inventory investment to assure material availability without inventory waste.Forecast monthly material requirements to vendors to ensure material availability, based on historical data and PSI demand
  • Perform daily Inventory Management at Gemba, including a comprehensive and detailed daily audit of kanban execution
  • Work with supervisors, cell operators and indirect hourly operators to quantify, prioritize, problem solve, create countermeasures for, and ensure elimination of kanban execution errors
  • Direct contact with outside suppliers, transportation carriers, customer service, and operations staffs to meet/exceed current and projected customer requirements, assuring material availability and optimal inventory levels
  • Monitor and suggest improvements to create a safe working environment, and respond appropriately to any accidents or issues, including OSHA recordable incidents, as required
  • Work with suppliers using Kanban. Create and maintain scheduled releases from Blanket Purchase Orders as required
  • Monitor supplier delivery performance using eKanban analysis reporting to maintain system lead times, determine safety stock levels, and hold suppliers accountable for performance improvement
  • Root Cause/ Corrective Actions to short term and permanent solutions to material supply issues
  • Analyze actual inventory vs. design to reduce inventory waste. Analyze design inventory and develop ideal inventory targets and countermeasures
  • Maintain supermarket 5S at a minimum 3S level. Audit supermarket 5S daily and workwith Supervisors, cell operators and indirect operators to standardize and sustain
  • Contributes, in the capacity of a team member, individually, or as a reference, to resolving materials quality issues and increasing manufacturing productivity
  • Frequently participate in, and lead continuous improvement workshops (kaizen) with team members to improve quality, delivery, and productivity
  • Contribute to the achievement of departmental goals regarding factory on time delivery,inventory turnover ratio, supplier on time delivery, etc
  • As assigned, act as a team member for APD project implementation. Participate in 3P events to establish DMP in association with APD projects
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Previous Materials Planning experience
  • MRP (Materials Resource Planning) systems experience
  • Experience of working closely with the Customer Services Representatives / Commercial and other functions to ensure all customer orders are loaded with the appropriate lead time etc
  • Experience of working liaising closely with Procurement and other warehouses to ensure that Operations are able to deliver to committed due dates
  • Experience of working of release and control of work orders including management of part requirements and start dates and works order exception messages
  • Lead, attend and drive reviews to ensure timely progression of all tasks associated with progressing demand through the business
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Participate in making sure the production plan is put in place through the materiel supply and the material flow in order to meet production need the production level requirement
  • Ensure production is ready to start on time according to plan
  • Ensure the availability of material in production at the appropriate time, analyze delta and propose solution
  • Communicate information concerning shortages and delivery dates. Ensure all necessary transactions are accurate and address any discrepancy
  • Ensure availability of documentation and material at the production line at the appropriate time
  • You have 2 to 5 years’ experience in aerospace or manufacturing logistics
  • You master the understanding of production documents and are comfortable in a production environment
  • You have a real capacity to contribute to production targets
  • You master MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint)
  • You master SAP system
  • You have excellent communication skills in French and in English
  • You are organized, disciplined and have real people skills
  • You are available to work day or night shifts
  • You can work in a stressful environment with tight schedules
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Production & Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develops finite production schedules that are optimized using run rules and demonstrated outputs by working collaboratively with the plant’s personnel
  • Is highly knowledgeable of their portfolio regarding run rules, labour utilization, and process & packaging equipment, sanitation and Quality requirements which may involve managing allergens constraints. Has to explain and communicates these run rules/constraints to some stakeholders such as the Supply Planner
  • Is responsible to order raw & pack materials for their portfolio from the supplier and make sure that the production lines are always adequately supplied while maintaining the lowest level of inventory. Will work with the supplier to address service or capacity issues. Will escalate recurrent supplier issues to the Site Product Supply Manager
  • Establishes strong relationships with key stakeholders: Suppliers, Production Leader Coach, Supervisors, Team Captains, Receiving & Material Handling, Supply Planners, Commercialization teams, Quality, Maintenance, transportation. When issues arise, the Finite Scheduler takes the lead on identifying solutions and working across the organization to problem solve without compromising Product Supply KPIs
  • Is committed to continuous improvement through empowerment and management by data. Seeks ways to improve cycle time, CTS and other KPIs. Is at ease with facts based problem solving tools, such as Root Cause Analysis (5Why’s, A3…)
  • Has to maintain the pertinent parameters in the material and vendor master files, manage & maintain the BOMs in SAP and ensures integrity of data between the various systems (Schedule X, SAP)
  • Supports site productivity and Commercialization projects which impact formulation, operation mode, labour utilization, equipment outputs... Most projects will require a capacity analysis to be performed by the finite scheduler in collaboration with the Supply Planner
  • Provides support to other team members during vacation & absenteeism including the Product Supply team at the Ingleside plant and the Don Mills Head Office. It will involve working at these facilities when needed
  • Leverages and engages with the COE and seeks current best practices
  • Bachelors in business, engineering or another relevant field is required
  • 5 plus years of demonstrated experience in operations, plant production or other relevant field
  • Is proficient in Schedule X (or other finite scheduling tools)
  • Is strong in SAP (MRP tools) and EXCEL
  • APICS, CPIM Certification would be considered an asset
  • Required: fully bilingual in French and English
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills; excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Problem solver who is detail oriented with good negotiation skills
  • Can work in fast-paced environment
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum 3 Years of relevant experience in material organization
  • Experience with MRP (SAP) systems
  • Experience interpreting ATA 100 manuals
  • MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.)
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Liaises with the suppliers to clarify potential plan constraints and interfaces between supplier and the key internal stakeholders until issues are solved
  • In partnership with Source, tracks and reports site level supplier service performance, communicating the information to the relevant parties
  • Expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions due to material challenges
  • Interfaces with QA and warehouse staff regarding rejected/defective materials, making the necessary physical arrangements with the supplier to ensure a prompt return of goods or disposal
  • Manages potential abrupt deviations to the plan; assesses the feasibility of the changes with suppliers, rapidly highlighting to the affected internal stakeholders when changes are not possible
  • Liaises with warehouse staff to understand and adhere to space constraints to manage inventory levels within agreed targets
  • Responsible for delivering the Rough Cut Capacity Planning (RCCP)/S&OP processes for material suppliers
  • Effectively partners with all internal and external business partners
  • Manages material phase in phase out processes
  • Apprenticeship, Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Supply chain certification (APICS/ IBF) desirable
  • 2 - 5 years related experience
  • Production planning or manufacturing experience in a medical, pharmaceutical or consumer industry
  • Ability to apply project and personal leadership to successfully achieve project, team and individual goals
  • Ability to share knowledge and personal experience with peers
  • Ability to build strong collaborative relationships, considering diverse perspectives and styles
  • Ability to target communications as appropriate for the audience and make presentations to a small to medium sized audience
  • Ability to influence others in a matrix environment
  • Data mining & reporting skills through MS Excel or equivalent
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Good conversational English skills are a big plus
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • This person will be assigned a group of items and be responsible for planning those items. This includes signaling when to produce and how much, and where to send the material
  • Responsible for administering Ultriva for the assigned items. This includes keeping lead times updated and ensuring the system is reconciled
  • Utilize Ultriva system to execute 100% of signals to produce and move product
  • Analyze stock-outs and perform root-cause analysis when a stock-out occurs
  • Develop a cadence and standard process to assess plant and distribution center on-time-delivery
  • In addition to responding to Ultriva signals, the position will also need to respond to special events- new product releases, promotional events, etc
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Materials Planner Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Follow up the Procurement Program realization by managing alert systems and follow the unloading, receipt and transportation of pieces
  • Follow supplier delivery performance (supplier Misdeliveries Per Million) and the service of logistics partners and propose appropriate improvement action plans
  • Ensure that logistics conventions comply with purchasing objectives and support conditions set by suppliers for procurement and packaging and by logistics partners for transport and services
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor or Masterdegree in Logistics/Supply Chain or equivalent by minimum 5 years experience ina supply chain environment
  • Planner/materialcontroller experience in a systems driven environment
  • Problem solvingattitude
  • Fluent written andverbal English
  • Maintaining excellentcustomer service levels under pressure/stress-resistant
  • Excellentcommunication skills
  • Good working knowledgeof MS Office (more specific excel)
  • Flexibility
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Based on sales orders and forecasted demands, develops manufacturing production schedule (MPS) to ensure (2) surface mount assembly lines are producing the right product on-time. Make adjustments to schedule as manufacture dates change. Enters commitment dates (in production orders) for box assemblies shipping to internal and external customers maintaining on-time delivery
  • Responsible for daily release of production orders to stockroom for kitting and production flow to meet customer request dates. Works closely with material planning to ensure the best possible delivery dates
  • Works from engineering plans and production specifications to set production schedules, material requirements, lot sizes, and capacity requirements to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to ensure customer orders are met
  • Provides input to management, reschedules, and/or interfaces with Sales, Operations, and Engineering to reschedule in case of design changes, labor and material shortages, backlogs and other potential schedule interruptions
  • Monitors inventory levels and capacity plans, making sure they are in accordance with orders entered. Resolves problems with inventory or material shortages and recommends procedures to avoid further problems. Dispositions materials per Engineering Change Notices, scrap, etc. and adjusts pending production orders and inventory accordingly
  • Responsible for understanding and resolving production order variance. Also responsible for the effective and timely execution and closure of production orders. Issues periodic reports concerning status of current production and material deficiencies, forecast requirements, etc
  • Associate's Degree with 7+ years of experience or a Bachelor’s Degree and 5+ years of related experience
  • Strong PC skills required (MS Office, MS Excel)
  • APICS (American Production & Inventory Control) certification preferred. CPIM (Certified Production and Inventory Management) a plus
  • Ability to analyze information and provide fact-based recommendations
  • Attend and facilitate daily production meetings
  • Self-starter, high level of personal accountability, and innovative individual
  • Knowledge of production control systems, specifically SAP a plus
  • Able to stand for long periods of time and walk the production floor
  • Participate in monthly cycle counting
  • Familiar with surface mount assembly a plus
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor degree of Engineering or Business Administration/Accounting
  • Prefer candidates with 1-2 years' experience
  • English communication, writing and reading
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Data analysis experience using programs such as Microsoft Excel and strong mathematical skills
  • Experience within the supply chain, materials organization, or logistics organization with experience in high demand support
  • Moderate proficiency and general understanding of SAP and Microsoft Office products
  • ACE associate (Achieving Competitive Excellence, or equivalent e.g. Six Sigma) or higher, preferred
  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction
  • Ability to read, write, and speak fluently in English
  • Ability to work extended hours as required by the business
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyze, plan and manage inventory, service levels and backorder
  • Monitor exceptions (backorders and overstocks) and resolve as quickly as practical
  • Generate and implement ideas to improve efficiency, save cost or improve service
  • Maintain valid schedules and material control practices
  • Improve materials related inventory control systems and activities
  • Ensure on time delivery of open orders and reschedule when necessary
  • Propose changes to improve efficiency and effectiveness of supply chain processes
  • Arranges warehousing for goods
  • Audits inventory to ensure that product adjustments are properly applied
  • Plans and schedules inbound and outbound shipments to internal or external customers based on needs
  • Acts as liaison between customers, freight carriers and shipping department
  • Ensures on-time delivery of goods to customers, by investigating and resolving detention issues
  • Controls costs by evaluating shipments, consolidating loads, and selecting most cost-efficient method of shipment
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Disciplined perseverance; self-starter with internal motivation; routinely achieves established objectives; gets the job done
  • Interpersonal skills and rational thinking with clear problem-solving skills and ability to communicate (both written and verbal) to convey necessary information
  • Organization, including multitasking, prioritization and time management skills; attention to technical and administrative details
  • Individual must be able to multi-task and re-prioritize on a daily basis in order to accommodate changing business requirements
  • Works to meet or exceed quality standards
  • Microsoft office tools: Word, Excel and Power Point a must
  • Bachelors Degree in business or supply chain management
  • Minimum of three (3) years experience in a supply chain functional or supporting role
  • Experience in equipment or rental company environment a plus
  • Certification(s) in production and inventory management or supply chain a plus
  • Light lifting (20-25 pounds), office environment
  • Office: Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements
  • Warehouse: May work around pipes, valves, electrical equipment and operating machinery, etc, such as commonly found around warehousing facilities
  • Travel: As required to fulfill the duties listed above. Other travel as needed or required by the company
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Evaluate and plan inventory levels company fulfillment centers and 3rd party fulfilment partners according to forecasted sales and promotional plans
  • Maintain item master for MRP and inventory management system
  • Partner with fulfillment locations to resolve fulfillment issues
  • Interface with Gourmet Foods Merchandising, Forecasting, and Marketing team to optimize seasonal inventory sales while minimizing stock-outs and obsolescence
  • Communicate with vendors and transportation carriers to ensure proper execution of requests, including initial shipments as well as transfers
  • Communicate with various fulfillment partners on projected deliveries. Follow-up on inventory levels and monitor on-time delivery
  • Monitor and maintain real-time inventory level at our fulfillment centers to ensure consistent flow of inventory during peak and non-peak periods
  • Reconcile/investigate inventory discrepancies
  • Prepare month end inventory reports for Finance
  • Work interdepartmentally to ensure the timely flow of relevant information, improve processes and achieve company goals
  • Analyze inventory levels, product items, and category performance in order to identify inventory opportunities and issues
  • Manage, monitor shelf-life, expiration date on perishable products
  • Other responsibilities and duties as assigned by manager
  • Key interfaces include
  • 4+ years experience in retail or online inventory management
  • Purchasing Certifications preferred
  • Strong knowledge in Microsoft Excel/Access. Pivot Table and SQL knowledge is a significant plus
  • Experience with planning/inventory management systems
  • Strong organizational, communication and time management skills
  • Detail oriented and ability to maintain and keep track of multiple information sources
  • Problem solving and critical thinking skills to strategically manage and drive positive financial results for assigned categories
  • The ability to summarize data logically and communicate information and recommendations clearly to all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, highly seasonal environment
  • Proactive and persistent in addressing challenges and in developing innovative processes and solutions
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work under pressure of deadlines
  • Experience in an e-commerce or consumer goods environment is desirable
  • Self-motivated, ability to find new ways to improve processes
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage a variety of partners consisting of ODM solutions simultaneously. Activities would include, but are not limited to, material planning, forecasts, on time deliveries, supply chain integrity and quarterly cost reduction and quarterly business reviews (QBRs)
  • Manage various aspects of materials management within Oracle, including purchase orders, new part setups, and item attributes
  • Active participation in Product Lifecycle decisions regarding ODM solutions & roadmap transitions
  • Strategic relationship development with ODMs through regular reviews, including leading cross functional meetings
  • New Product Introduction activities, including but not limited to, request for quote, material readiness, ODM solutions readiness, and supply chain integrity
  • Lead change to drive consistency in internal and external supply chain to best practice implementation
  • Implements strategic initiatives and process improvements for Materials related processes and tasks
  • Interpret data to provide recommendation and solutions based upon general guidelines, specific feedback during discussions, leveraging past experiences and examples provided/discussed
  • Minimum requirement of a Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain management, operations management, or related field. MBA preferred
  • 8+ years of experience in Materials Management or related fields
  • Experience in procurement practices working with engineering, supply chain and Tier 1 OEM partners
  • LEAN/Six-Sigma Manufacturing experience (desired)
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of material management
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and maximize internal resources
  • Experience leading and defining requirements and driving these across diverse organizations
  • Advanced Excel skills and understanding of other business applications (ie: Word, PowerPoint, Agile)
  • Knowledge of ERP applications (ie: Oracle)
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Associates degree in business administration or engineering from an accredited institution
  • Relocation is not provided. Only candidates who reside within 50 miles of Greenwood, SC will be considered
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship
  • Bachelor degree in business administration or engineering
  • Proficient Knowledge of MAPICS & AS400 systems: Inventory Transactions, and familiarity with purchase orders; Knowledge of MRP is a plus
  • Product knowledge of components used in the Greenwood facility
  • Knowledge of computerized inventory systems gained from previous experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Self-starter with strong critical thinking, problem solving, negotiation, decision making, organizational, planning,
  • Electronic communication skills to include usage and comprehension of basic computer skills (spreadsheet, power point and word software)
  • Strong math capabilities
  • Excellent computer skills- working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Must understand the demand flow manufacturing process
  • The position may require overtime and working some weekends
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CM / Materials Planner, Building Resume Examples & Samples

  • Overall owner of schedules in the CM factories via inputs from S&OP
  • Responsible for oversight of CM when purchasing, scheduling, and planning to obtain optimum and measurable results
  • In cases of allocation, work with S&OP, US Planning, and Customer Demand team to provide information to make decisions
  • Integral part of Sourcing Team when needed to help drive supplier deliveries, including visits to local component suppliers
  • Inventory management effectiveness
  • Deliver clear-to-build information from CMs for timely schedule changes
  • Serve as local system expert for ERP, Scheduling
  • Working with Operations Team, create and manage a capacity model for CMs and product lines
  • Create a Master Production Schedule for assigned business units/product lines within the respective CM
  • Maintain all manufacturing Planning data at CM, such as Order policy, value Order policy, freeze fence, reorder points, lead-time, EOQ, raw material and Planning data, WIP Planning, BOM & Routings
  • Responsible for tracking metrics and actions associated with product availability, inventory to plan, manufacturing cycle time, DNSA scrap, FGs inventory, and Capacity utilization
  • 5+ years experience leading Operations in a consumer electronics environment
  • BS Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Business, or equivalent
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintaining and updating the ERP system to distribute materials management information to users efficiently and accurately,
  • Providing training to user groups,
  • Conducting test scenarios to debug or improve system efficiency,
  • Supporting or coordinating the need for new reporting templates or improving existing templates
  • Experience in the materials planning or inventory control process role in a manufacturing environment is required
  • Hands-on experience in material functions using Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems is required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel functions such as pivot tables, vlookups, and charts is required
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US Security Clearance post hire is required
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan purchased components to meet production schedules
  • Expedite material as needed to avoid line interruption or impact to customer shipments
  • Maintain inventory levels according to inventory level plan
  • Monitor/Track overseas shipments to ensure on time delivery
  • Maintain PFEP (plan for every part) data in SAP
  • Follow-up of past due requirements
  • Maintain Supply WEB for all non-EDI suppliers
  • Manage incoming receiving Audits
  • Daily receipt reconciliation of incoming material
  • Use SAP generated reports to monitor open/ late deliveries
  • Issue DPR/MRR’s for supplier delivery issues
  • Respond to Mfg. inquiries regarding purchased parts
  • Schedule LTL shipments
  • Track premium freight via database
  • Experience using SAP or similar MRP/ERP system
  • General knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel in particular)
  • Experience in Materials Management / Production Planning or Purchasing environment
  • 2+4 years’ experience working with ERP system, SAP a plus
  • Experience in lean environment
  • Associate's/bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Three to five years of broad manufacturing experience in a high volume manufacturing environment
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor degree in operational management or other relevant field
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in sector in connection with supply chain ideally with inventory planning
  • Bilingualism is required (French and English)
  • Knowledge of Excel
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Available to work internationally
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Oversee PCN process as it pertains to Materials functions. Ensure accuracy and integrity of Materials Department systems are maintained through all changes. This includes monitoring the MRP system planning data with respect to “build outs”, including standard packs, safety stock, lead time and raw/fab authorizations
  • Administer Premium Freight tracking, and recovery chargeback process
  • Participate in the planning and execution of the Annual Physical Inventory
  • Taking appropriate corrective action when substandard performance is observed
  • Familiarity with methods, tools and electronic equipment applications, preferred
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Production & Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Schedule orders into SAP with all necessary requirements
  • Scheduling of entire plant, all machines
  • Keep planning current
  • Coordinate with Production Control Manager, Manufacturing Manager and Materials Coordinator
  • Before releasing PO for production check all necessary products are in house
  • Work with Graphics Department
  • Prepare orders for scheduling
  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • SAP knowledge a Plus
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite - Excel
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop a strategic plan to support department goals and objectives
  • Develop and implement processes and procedures for Strategist team
  • Develop and manage a metric that indicates the health and productivity of the Strategist team
  • Identify and attain needed resources
  • Report on customer coverage and the plans to continually improve it
  • Report on inventory levels and plans to reduce it while also identifying and driving inventory and cost savings opportunities
  • Establish and lead routine review meetings for all areas of production to ensure new equipment builds, modifications and obsolescence initiatives are known and planned for by the department
  • Direct the Strategist team in a manner that directly achieves department goals and objectives
  • Maintains the systems and data needed to operate and achieve goals
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Services Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demand planning for maintenance, consumable, corrective and aftermarket material
  • Aggregation of demand across all projects within category of responsibility
  • Forecast, schedule and trend tracking, min/max management
  • Monitor and push demand to purchasing
  • Balance material availability with inventory level
  • Assist in supplier performance tracking and measurement (SDR), including on time delivery and quality of delivery
  • Assist in return material management and lead rotable demand planning
  • Work with Procurement Specialists, Logistics Coordinators, Material Managers, Product Managers, Finance functions, IT, field service teams and other functions on continual improvement, process development and optimization initiatives to ensure material availability and proper cycle time of return material to end user
  • Track and report performance metrics for supply chain as required
  • 3-5 years or more experience in material management or planning function
  • ERP and/or MRP systems as well as additional planning software
  • Strong experience in various MS Office applications (Excel, Access, PPT, Word, etc)
  • Experience in managing conflicting metrics
  • Familiarity with LEAN and Six Sigma concepts
  • 2 years or more in rail services or related industry
  • Required education: High School diploma, or GED required; College degree preferred but will consider experience in lieu of degree
  • Six Sigma Green Belt or higher certification
  • Hands on experience with systems driven analytics and the ability to recognize trends and impending consumption anomalies that can impact supply chain performance
  • Other Requirements
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Schedule materials in line with the proposed purchasing requisitions
  • Conduct root cause analysis and drive continuous improvement
  • Coordinate the factory input to the NPDI process to ensure the timely production of new SKU’s and limit the business exposure to material write-off’s
  • Collaborate in the implementation of Daily Planning taking into account the planning cycles and suppliers constraints
  • Carry out other duties within the Planning Department which contribute to the overall success of the factory site
  • Experience in product lifecycle process
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Puchasing Paint and other materials in the required time to complete customer orders
  • Ability to work with computer business system
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment with the ability to handle and prioritize urgent requests
  • Ability to handle multiple facilities, work off site and travel when needed
  • Exercise good judgment in decision-making process
  • Team player who can work with a diverse group of co-workers
  • College Degree preferred, High School degree required
  • Excellent and punctual attendance record required
  • Willing to work Overtime as needed
  • Requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self disciplined and attentive to details
  • Self-starter with ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Frequent sitting and working on computer keyboard
  • Moderate math skills
  • Previous purchasing experience preferred
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure that the Product Availability Plan is supported and customer orders meet their promised date, identify adverse trends in delivery/quality performance, monitor improvement commitments and if necessary make recommendations to Divisional Purchasing to consider resourcing, ensure timely implementation of product changes with minimum value of obsolete inventory, and ensure timely communication of potential component supply issues that may impact the production plan
  • Maintain inventory levels at or below Annual Operating Plan figures, to achieve economical shipping quantities, excess / obsolete stock to be managed to a minimum and actioned in a timely manner, and effectively manage Working Capital level
  • Ensure correct quantities and desired due dates are met to comply with production needs and inventory levels
  • Involvement with all major Divisional supply projects, i.e. Supply Chain activities and new product introductions. Initiate and develop improvements in Supply Chain with relevant suppliers including improved packaging transport or Material stocking, e.g. Kanban consignment
  • Ensure timely payment to our suppliers, reduce inventory levels, improve cash flow, and support customer service requirements
  • Minimum of 2 years related experience or minimum of 6 years’ experience gained within a materials environment required
  • Experience using material requirements planning (MRP) or SAP based systems including excel, word, etc
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Achieving and continuously improving customer service levels, and/or manage inventory levels and targets, and managing supply and demand within the Supply Chain
  • Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met
  • Manage the daily operational processes for a critical segment of the supply chain
  • Eliminate potential supply chain failures as part of the daily planning process
  • Champion preventive practices to eliminate expediting to supply chain leadership as appropriate to prevent problems
  • Lead cross functional stakeholders to develop and implement short and mid-term tactical improvements
  • Complies with communication plans and processes to ensure stakeholders’ needs are met
  • Leverage common processes tools, and information systems
  • Approve system strategies and advise on changes to planning systems parameters as required
  • Analyze and interpret KPIs to identify areas for improvement and action plans
  • Lead Six Sigma and functional process improvement teams
  • Liaise with functional stakeholders to mitigate mid-term supplier or customer constraints
  • Mentor and coach supply chain planners
  • Ensure common processes are being utilized and internal controls are in place
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reviews production schedules, product formulations, MRP data, system demand reporting, and inventory reports to compute the quantities needed for efficient operation of factory as well as exceptional delivery performance for customer orders. Communicates component conflicts, delays or issues, while also working to develop solutions with suppliers and internal resources
  • Maintains files such as inventory records and delivery performance reporting in order to identify trends and seek opportunities for improvement in inventory levels, service, and transportation efficiency
  • Initiates contact and confers with suppliers as necessary to insure acceptable delivery performance. Initiates complaints and takes action to resolve as needed should quality or delivery failures occur
  • Manages transition of components related to reformulations, redesigns, new product introductions, and item discontinuation. Interacts with R&D, Procurement, Scheduling, Sales Planning, Suppliers, and Category Planners to plan and execute smooth transitions
  • Maintain target inventory levels and actual inventory level data using physical counts, supplier reports, material usage reports and software tools in order to prepare for anticipated demand and/or appropriately recommend cost-reducing inventory actions to management
  • Bachelor's Degree Required - Business or Supply Chain Management preferred
  • Strong analytical capabilities and the ability to present findings or make decisions based on them
  • Sense of urgency and ability to multitask under pressure
  • Ability to plan overall material management program
  • ERP experience required. SAP experience preferred
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Materials Planner Year Resume Examples & Samples

  • Your objective is to schedule and plan purchase orders to reach a maximum delivery performance
  • You guide pro-active outstanding purchase orders
  • You are responsible for the optimal inventory levels
  • You optimize the quality of the material planning through improvement proposals
  • You design/optimize measurement tools and dynamic reports to find the correct balance between stocking levels and service levels
  • You report to the Distribution Manager and will be working closely together with Sales, Marketing and Operations
  • Other responsibilities as needed
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for proper replenishment of primary and secondary packaging and supplies to meet production demands
  • Set-up and maintain accurate vendor information in ERP system including supply history, exceptions, item numbers, & credit terms
  • Research and schedule freights/transportation of vendor supplies in a timely manner taking into consideration production schedules and customer expectations
  • Partner with Senior Buyer & Cost Manager to provide monthly material forecasts for high volume materials
  • Partner with Quality Assurance to monitor accuracy of specification sheets and provide solutions for improvement
  • Determine and maintain proper fill rate for each individual item, balancing requirements with inventory levels
  • Create, implement, and manage purchasing process for staff office supplies and business cards
  • Ability to multi-task, detail oriented, analytical, organized
  • Strong decision making and problem solving skills
  • Self-starter with flexibility to meet challenging priorities while adhering to departmental deadlines
  • Able to work under pressure and cope with high volume workload
  • Two years’ experience in replenishment needed
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan the production line activities
  • Review production performance and do regular reports
  • Plan for production supplies and track of expenditure
  • Optimize the factory resources efficiencies
  • Collaborate with Engineering and Material groups on production schedule
  • Diploma in Engineering
  • Materials planners also work with inventory databases and ensure that stock quantities are accurate and at appropriate levels
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage the material planning cycle for the Rexdale Plant, releasing and transferring materials to support the Production Plan and Finite Schedule. Oversee the creation and release of purchase orders for all materials needed to support scheduled production. Communicate with vendors to ensure material delivery on a timely basis. Manage materials (NFG) inventory levels to insure achievement of the plant and category inventory targets
  • Ensure vendors meet material specifications, analyze total vendor performance, via procurement tools for managing supplier performance
  • Lead material scheduling meetings as needed. Manage relevant KPI’s and communicate to stakeholders
  • Work with Procurement in development of supplier inventory model requirements, inventory modeling plan, and supplier performance scorecards
  • Interact with hourly associates as need arises
  • Communicate with Suppliers, Supply Planning, Innovation, Procurement, Engineering, R&D, and Manufacturing teams on a timely basis and resolve issues as required
  • Work with transportation group, to achieve logistics KPIs and plan delivery of shipments to Thomson in an optimum flow
  • Lead innovation project trials from material planning stand point and manage transitions to minimize write off
  • Proficiency in PC based software tools (Microsoft Office Suite), SAP, APO (preferred)
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Purchasing of Raw Materials for 1 Meter and 2 Meter Coating line to ensure Service levels
  • Management of approx 30-40 Suppliers plus Consignment Management
  • Management and execution of inventory
  • Degree – preferably in a relevant topic ( business & economics & engineering )
  • Understanding of commercial / sales needs (customer focused)
  • Highly skilled in excel
  • Able to develop effective working relationships – face to face & virtually
  • Must be persuasive / assertive with a can do attitude
  • Dynamic and proactive
  • Detail conscious
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Troubleshooting & Problem Solving -- Work with Corporate Purchasing and vendors to resolve discrepancies in pricing, late or missed deliveries and other matters that interfere with on-time delivery; Communicate directly with vendors on routine and/or quality related matters; and, Work with Accounts Payable to resolve invoicing and pricing issues
  • Record Keeping & Reporting -- Maintain planning records and purchasing records, update pricing and contract parameters; Ensure raw material and packaging supply records and documents are kept current; and, Prepare and publish periodic reports
  • Work with the Commercialization and Regulatory teams to manage the transitions of labels for the required FDA changes in 2017 and 2018
  • Comply with all Purchasing and Accounting policies and procedures
  • Experience working with a diverse group of people
  • Familiarity with financial management and reporting systems, such as BPCS
  • Ability to seek innovative approaches to resolving problems
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate throughout all levels of the organization
  • Detail oriented, organized, reliable and resourceful
  • Ability to adapt well to change and accept new projects, assignments, etc., as needed
  • Displays a commitment to results and accepts accountability for own performance
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage the Master Production Schedule (MPS)
  • Manage and maintain MRP materials planning data
  • Work order management
  • Management of stocking and inventory policies
  • Day to day Planner duties
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Determine production requirements for assigned groupings of manufactured or purchased parts by reviewing sales or engineering releases, historical data, shortage or exception reports, and other information
  • Issue purchase and/or shop orders to Kenworth suppliers to meet engineering change order (ECN) requirements; replace non-conforming or lost parts and to meet internal requirements
  • Reconstruct order board (weeks 0-2) as needed
  • Maintain proper inventory levels based on current inventory, historical usage, and forecast demand
  • Expedite order releases or shop orders to assure timely delivery of parts to support production schedules
  • Coordinate and manage supply base with regards to: delivery, expediting, purchase orders, inventory, invoicing/pricing/receiving discrepancies, (un-matched receipts, supplier payment system, etc.), packaging, ongoing programs, and other related functions
  • Coordinate new product implementation with suppliers, Material Handling, Engineering, and Assembly Personnel
  • Monitor quality, service, and delivery issues. Take corrective action as necessary
  • Communicate issue/insight to Division Planner or Corporate Purchasing as appropriate
  • Resolve bill-of-material and on-hand discrepancies through research with Engineering, Manufacturing, and Materials personnel
  • Complete transactions (ITP) to ensure integrity of on-hand balances
  • Resolve supplier packaging problems
  • Coordinate cycle count activities for assigned parts
  • Coordinate special projects as required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Materials Management, Operations or other related field preferred
  • Minimum of two years of experience in manufacturing support or customer service, preferably in Heavy Truck/Automotive required
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to work effectively with a wide variety of people and functions
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities efficiently in a fast paced environment
  • Strong basic math skills; analytical; detailed and organized work habits
  • Proven problem solving skills
  • Self-starter able to work with minimal supervision in both team and individual environment
  • Excellent negotiation skills, including conflict management
  • Proficient PC skills including MS Office required
  • Experience with mainframe business systems
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Determines production requirement for assigned groupings of manufactured or purchased parts by reviewing sales or engineering releases, E79B, historic data, shortage or exception reports, or other information
  • Issues and expedites order releases or shop orders to meet production schedules and maintains proper inventory levels
  • Monitors receipt of desired product quality and quantity, taking corrective action as necessary
  • Plans and coordinates introduction of new parts and phase out of old parts considering current inventory levels and established urgency of change
  • Coordinates planning/expediting activities with other sections, departments, suppliers, identifying and solving problems as necessary
  • Monitors quality, service, and deliveries of suppliers and provides input to Corporate Purchasing group, serving as central contact for suppliers
  • Reviews warehouse aging, surplus, and obsolete accumulations and recommends disposal, maintains manual or computer inventory, specifications or other records
  • Coordinates cycle count activities for assigned parts
  • Assists in on-going development of the Materials Logistic process and goals. Tracks all parts through COPICS and Bin Tracker. Working knowledge of Whs. Control a plus
  • Assists in returnable container management. Works with outside container supplier to ensure proper supply as parts suppliers
  • Implements EDI Ordering and ASN Receiving for suppliers not currently using the system. Works through any issues discovered by receiving docks or suppliers
  • One (1) to ten (10) years experience in Materials Planning or related field
  • Handles multiple tasks, takes initiative, team player, problem solver, professional and effective communication skills (written and verbal). Excellent interpersonal skills
  • B.S. / B.A. degree in appropriate field preferred
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Entry Level Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • BA/BS in Supply Chain Management or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience in Advanced Planning Supply Chain Analyst, Demand Forecast, Statistics, and Analyst role
  • Microsoft Office Suite including Access, Excel, Word, and Powerpoint
  • ERP system knowledge
  • Process development and analyst skills
  • Strong Quantitative Analysis skills
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or technical discipline
  • Minimum 8 to 10 years in procurement / Materials function in a Mechanical Engineering or steel fabrication related field
  • Strong background in the interpretation of engineering drawings / specifications & manufacturing processes
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work closely with diverse team members
  • Knowledgeable about various Logistics Compliances & awareness on Import Export processes
  • Having working experience of Oracle / SAP ERPs for Material planning & fulfillment
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reviews customer orders and confirms lead time/delivery dates
  • Develops, maintains, and communicates the MPS and ERP forecast based on the sales/marketing forecast, actual shipments and service demand
  • Participates in regional business unit meetings/calls to gather input and provide communication regarding order fulfillment status
  • Monitors, reconciles and communicates production and availability schedules based on overall backlog and customer readiness dates
  • Leads production and shipment planning meetings with operations team
  • Communicates directly with suppliers to place routine and special purchase orders to align with customer needs
  • Reviews and plans for major product changes and product introductions to ensure effective implementation and order fulfillment
  • Participates in product change control (ECO) planning to ensure timely implementation and minimal obsolescence
  • Supports process for excess and obsolescence reviews (E&O) and take appropriate actions, teaming with Supply Chain and Finance, to ensure minimal financial adjustment
  • Drives best practice globally across functions and regional business units
  • Bachelor’s degree in Materials management, or related field required
  • 5 years as Master Scheduler/Planner in related industry
  • Demonstrated success in implementing best practices in Materials/Order Management
  • Excellent understanding and experience in ERP/MRP Systems and their manufacturing related processes
  • Excellent verbal, written, and teamwork skills are required
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively cross- functionally and cross-regionally with a commitment to provide timely follow-up communication
  • Excellent problem solving skills, including proven experience in use of problem solving models
  • Must have the ability to develop and maintain solid working relationships with Production, Test, Supply Chain, Planner/Buyers, Manufacturing Engineering, Site Planning and Sales teams
  • Must be self-motivated with high energy level, strong work ethic and sense of urgency
  • Strong customer (internal and external) satisfaction focus
  • Commitment to high standards of excellence and integrity
  • Strong understanding of quality assurance programs (ISO, FDA, and QSR)
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • BA/BS degree, typically graduate or equivalent with 0 - 2 year experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to multitask in a dynamic environment
  • Analytical skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to document process and instructions in a clear, concise and accurate manner
  • Knowledge of desktop support / PC re-imaging and network hardware configuration a plus, but
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  • Work with production management to determine production requirements
  • Follow-up as required with team members to expedite flow of materials to meet production needs
  • Interact with cross functional teams on a daily basis to resolve and prevent bottlenecks
  • Work with quality and stock room in planning and implementing engineering changes in production materials
  • Plan inventory management processes to avoid shortages and excesses
  • Ensure, on an ongoing basis, that SAP parameters are accurate and up to date
  • Coordinate with other functional teams to ensure minimal obsolete and slow moving inventory and/or schedule impact
  • Recommend and manage safety stock levels in support of the site Materials Management goals and objectives
  • Support root cause analysis and corrective actions for part shortages associated with material planning issues
  • Maintain and report assigned Materials Management metrics
  • Other duties, as assigned
  • 4 to 7 years of related experience
  • Must have minimum 1 year of experience in manufacturing
  • Lean manufacturing/continuous improvement knowledge
  • Fully developed professional that is able to work without direct guidance or direction from others
  • Planning skills and ability to execute plans in dynamic and rapidly changing circumstances
  • Interpersonal skills, team-player, but able to work independently and with minimum guidance if necessary
  • Positive thinking and "can do" attitude, self-starter, fast learner
  • Ability to work under pressure and with deadlines, able to work with multiple priorities is a must
  • Flexibility and willingness to deal with change and complexity is needed to meet the needs of our business and succeed in this role
  • Due to ITAR, all applicants must be a US Person or a current Green Card holder
  • Strong SAP knowledge
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop monthly forecasts for both aggregate and SKU levels forecasts for operational execution
  • Advise management of critical product performance trend change situations and take corrective actions
  • Determine and maintain forecast consumption rules
  • Evaluate monthly history imports to assure forecast base is accurate
  • Monitor forecast performance and take appropriate corrective action
  • Review planned requirements and generate order releases to the suppliers
  • Review regularly for critical shortages and take corrective actions by expediting orders and updating planning parameters
  • Assure Monthly requirements plan is entered into the appropriate MRP system
  • Coordinate and manage all component and finished goods inventory (MRP Analysis)
  • Execute and communicate plans to suppliers for components and finished goods (i.e.. open stock/displays/special packs )
  • Verify that all shipments from manufactures are on schedule to meet distributions demands
  • This position will be a planning function as well as performing plant function for the execution of all component planning and finished good inventory
  • B.S Degree in related business or Technical discipline
  • 3+ years materials planning experience
  • Forecasting/inventory planning and order replenishment experience
  • Analytical, organizational and communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of forecasting, DRP and MRP systems required, (Preferred Manugistics expertise)
  • Must be a team player, and understand relationship between different supporting teams
  • APICS Certification highly desirable
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  • Minimum of 2-3 years experience in Advanced Planning Supply Chain Analyst, Demand Forecast, Statistics, and Analyst role
  • Oracle Database query skills
  • Database management skills
  • Communication skills, written and verbal
  • Strategic point of view
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform MRP to fulfill sales order requirements and anticipated demands through conversion of purchase requisitions and Planned orders to Inter STOs and POs
  • Review and setting of planning parameters on a regular basis to optimum stock turn and high service level, taking into consideration of supply chain cost and targets / KPI’s
  • Ensure materials planning are in-line with sales growth, product life cycle and changing demands
  • Ensure Inventory is accurately maintained through appropriate inventory transactions, movement types including managing of returns Inventory
  • Administration of order confirmations, shipping notifications, reconciliation of supplies discrepancies, filling of claims against vendors
  • Follow-up and expedite with vendors on backorders
  • Advise sales operations on availability and lead time for sales orders and quotations
  • Performance data analysis and reporting functions
  • Analyze and interpret key performance indicators and identifies areas for improvements
  • Execute return PO & STO pertaining to vendor’s for defective parts, recall parts , quality issue parts and dormant Inventories
  • Special assignment from time to time
  • Degree/Diploma in Logistics/Supply Chain Management or its equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of work experience as a Materials Planner or within Inventory Management
  • Good SAP knowledge, especially in supply chain related modules (Material Management / Inventory Management Modules) with a good knowledge of cross function modules
  • Competent IT skills within Microsoft Office suite
  • Fluent in the English language
  • Enjoys working in a global supply chain team
  • Able to work in a cross cultural environment
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  • Business Bachelor Degree or similar
  • 3 experience years as Material Planner
  • Computer knowledge within the Company business operating systems preferred
  • Strong inventory control skill
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Senior Production / Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Associate’s degree preferred
  • Minimum 4-6 years related experience and/or training in materials planning and purchasing or equivalent field; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must have the ability to read and understand blueprints and documents used in the fabrication and production of electromechanical products
  • Must understand the processes and procedures required to fabricate, wire and assemble electromechanical sub-assemblies, assemblies, and systems
  • Experience and understanding of requirements in the requisitioning, purchasing, stocking, control and issuance of inventory
  • Experience working with military products regarding military design and acceptance standards
  • Must be accurate, well organized and able to handle multiple tasks
  • Must be able to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with all levels of management
  • Must be able to work independently with limited supervision and be detailed oriented
  • Must be proficient in the use of personal computers with the ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point, and have a complete understanding of mainframe based manufacturing systems (MRP and MRP-II) for tracking of work in progress, material availability, project status using system Exception Messages and Work Center capacity management
  • Knowledge and experience with Pivot Tables in Excel is preferred
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop and implement planning programs and initiatives, including reporting metrics, Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), to improve the efficiency and performance of supply demand balancing
  • Manage Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) function for volume production
  • Coordinate global supply demand balancing for Gigamon products
  • Generate and communicate manufacturing build plans
  • Facilitate planning coordination between internal cross-functions and external supply chain partners
  • Assist in data analysis, data mining, and data interpretation
  • Prepare and present planning reports, graphs, and charts to senior-level management
  • Expedite and defer/cancel work orders and purchase orders to eliminate shortages for customer orders and reduce lead-time while also maintaining optimal inventory
  • BA/BS degree in Business, Finance, Engineering or other quantitative disciplines
  • Min. 8 years of planning experience
  • Direct responsibility for material requirements planning
  • Self driven, energetic and motivated to resolve issues in timely fashion
  • Strong analytical, financial, problem solving, data analysis, scenario building and presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, relationship building, collaboration and negotiation skills with expertise in engagement, facilitation and purchasing
  • Ability to think strategically and execute tactically, a persistent attention to detail, and a high level of comfort in working with numbers
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintain Program Delivery Master Schedule Formats that shows current status and projections to internal plans
  • Insure that product end items are loaded and maintained in SAP to reflect internal schedule requirements
  • Coordinate with Material Control and the Master Scheduler to insure that appropriate process times are maintained within SAP
  • Develop and maintain Product Detail Schedules for reporting status, priorities, accomplishments and projections
  • Coordinate functional approval of schedules
  • Maintain awareness of product schedule status through SAP, status meetings and personal interface to insure that your product is being completed per schedule
  • Act as the Program interface for communicating and obtaining product schedule requirements, schedule status and priorities
  • Coordinate program resource availability to achieve the product internal schedules. (Master Scheduler/Work Cell PC will coordinate Production/Test resource availability)
  • Move hardware and expedite/prioritize for things that fall outside of the standard Production/Test processes. (Work Cell PC will handle hardware that is in the Production/Test area)
  • Lead and coordinate program activities required to prevent, minimize or eliminate schedule delays and impacts
  • Develop work around plans where needed. (Work Cell PC will provide info for Production/Test work around plans and projections)
  • Hold program rundown meetings to communicate schedule status, needs and concerns
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Ben & Jerry s Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support weekly production schedule for manufacturing facility and execute the subsequent MRP cycles; managing materials in support of the schedules
  • Manage master data setups and daily utilization of SAP for procurement and management of materials
  • Support of forecast/inventory targets and communication of weekly production schedules to manufacturers and other stakeholders on a timely basis
  • Identify potentially obsolete inventory and seek disposition in a timely manner, per corporate guidelines
  • Communicate with manufacturers and raw/packaging suppliers on material requirements, processing returns of non-conforming materials when required
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Customer order acknowledgement. Responsiveness measured
  • Inventory Management – monitoring stocking code strategies, making recommendations as needed. Close following of possible excess stock levels with mitigation action responsibility
  • Materials Requirement Planning (MRP) in SAP ERP system
  • Freight Management – utilize lowest cost options while providing exceptional service levels
  • Expediting and order follow up. Linkages with departments such as transportation, warehousing, Product Management and Engineering as required to provide stop gap measures
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Purchase order placement, acknowledgment tracking and close interaction with supplying sources
  • Billing attainment – expectations are minimal Past Due orders to original promise and continued efforts to maintain and reduce Past Due to Customer request
  • Proven ability to assess situations and develop plans to quickly resolve
  • Able to demonstrate strong intellect, clear thinking and composure during times of pressure
  • Working knowledge and strong experience with use of SAP (production planning, purchasing)
  • Excel and data analysis skills
  • Working knowledge of all areas of Supply Chain, including Procurements, Logistics, Customer Care and Engineering
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field of study with 2-5 years’ experience in a materials planning function or supply chain logistics role
  • APICS/CPM or related professional certification is a plus
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills who can work across various BU functions, including sales, product management, material procurement and senior management
  • Solid influencing skills, particularly where there is no reporting relationship
  • Ability to interface effectively with global personnel from various nations
  • Demonstrate understanding of logistics, financial and operational performance data
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for purchased material planning process from placing purchase order
  • Follow up with supplier to deliver product to production assembly lines and/or service parts
  • Plans engineering change and coordinates into production when appropriate
  • Provides other support to production and management as required
  • Monitor aging of PO. Older than 30 days old must be closed in the ERP systems
  • Take necessary actions to ensure suppliers not delivering before the requested delivery date
  • Implementation and coordinate min / max of inventories with suppliers
  • Verify availability of Raw material prior to releasing production schedules to the shop floor
  • Manage raw material safety stock levels
  • Expedite internally and externally supplied materials to ensure production goals are meet
  • Collect data for the Score Card for suppliers every quarter
  • Manage supplier's development programs
  • Situational awareness
  • Negotiation
  • Strong oral and written communication with all levels of the organization
  • Additional: Inventory schedule by watching trends and customer demands
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage relationships with the existing suppliers and work with Procurement to eliminate non value added activities. Develop and implement strategies to meet and improve inventory turns
  • Achieve raw material availability for all manufacturing facilities on time and at the lowest cost. Facilitate material requisitions, orders, and releases in a timely and efficient manner
  • Provide short and long-range material projections to vendors. Execute phase in/out strategies for promotional activities and product discontinuations
  • Communicate to integrated planners any service issues related to stock availability, and coordinate resolution, involving Procurement as required
  • Coordinate the relationship with the existing supplier base to effectively respond to the dynamic requirements of DPSG (Dr Pepper Snapple Group) finished goods
  • Passion to drive continuous improvement
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reviews blueprints and product specifications to accurately determine amount of materials needed
  • Documents overall material need, including all codes, brands, and contact information necessary to process orders
  • Requires ability to understand engineering documents and work closely with members of the engineering team
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure flawless execution of the materials management aspects of commercialization and change management initiatives to ensure customer and productivity commitments are met by establishment and maintenance of effective communications with internal and external contacts
  • Ensure availability of material through delivery of supplier forecasts, supplier collaboration, and establishment of effective communications and monitoring of key touch points
  • Develop and lead inventory reduction initiatives entailing optimization of SAP MRP parameters, total supply chain process improvement and application of lean principles
  • Minimize impact of unneeded excess inventory through transfer to other kraftheinz locations, return to supplier or salvage sale
  • Understand supplier capacity constraints and have appropriate contingency plans in place to maintain supply when capacity is exceeded
  • Strong analytical and computer skills
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Strong knowledge of planning systems (ERP and MRP)
  • Previous experience in internal logistics processes
  • Minimum 3 years of similar experience
  • Advanced English level
  • Experience in NPI
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Scheduling of Raw Materials and Packaging -- Analyze external manufacturer production plans and schedules daily to control and monitor the inbound flow of packaging and ingredients through the production process; Review and initiate action on factors that could affect schedule attainment due to unavailability of raw materials; Place orders; Process blanket purchase orders; and, Process new formulas or changes
  • Finished Goods Scheduling -- Create and manage weekly finite plant schedules; Enter, update and maintain rolling plan of firm planned orders in BPCS; Monitor period beyond 2 months out for items that may be missing planned orders generated by Logility; Release shop orders in BPCS daily for the next day’s production; Assists Finance with problems with shop orders as needed
  • Manage Obsolescence/SLOB – Track aged inventory at all co-manufacturers, establish appropriate reporting tools. Track transition projects to reduce and minimize obsolete ingredients and packaging; Reduce SLOB. Be informed on changes that are occurring in the external manufacturing space and anticipate impact on write-offs and obsolescence
  • Materials Inventory Management – Monitor materials inventories to ensure complete availability of packaging supplies and ingredients; Maintain cost effective inventory levels. Track booked vs. physical inventories, obsolete inventory and quality rejects; Monitor and take action to increase inventory turns and closely track safety stock levels
  • Development of materials management processes for co-manufacturing – Work with planning, procurement and the co-manufacturers to develop appropriate strategies for managing materials and improve current materials management processes. Should result in sustainable improvements in customer service and reduction in missed orders and lower SLOB. Develop appropriate inventory strategies to optimize use of materials
  • Lead the implementation of collaborative planning processes for co-manufacturing: As Pinnacle moves towards more advanced systems and planning tools for working with co-manufacturers, this position will be the liaison between the planners and the co-manufacturers to develop appropriate process and tools to improve supply chain and co-manufacturing metrics
  • Develop appropriate tools to automate and track co-manufacturing metrics such as fill rates, quality related information, schedule adherence and attainment, cost and inventory
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the VP of External Manufacturing in support of improving overall external plant and Supply Chain effectiveness
  • Minimum of three (3) years of Production Planning or Scheduling experience in a complex, fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of material planning concepts
  • Possesses good judgment and an ability to analyze data and information in order to make effective and timely decisions
  • Solid problem solving, multi-tasking and prioritization skills
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and within a team environment
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create regular supply base overviews for all agreed product groups which are needed for production of batteries
  • Prepare based on supply base overview a reliable forecast for internal and external suppliers
  • Support rough cut capacity planning activities
  • Identify bottlenecks and develop action plans to cover the shortage
  • Support development and implementation of action plans for customer and product changes which have an impact to the supply base
  • Develop and maintain Best Practices for production planning and inventory management
  • Create implementation action plans for improvements in production planning processes
  • Flexible and trust-based working hours
  • Company kindergarten
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan and coordinate jobs for Rebuild, Repair & Return (R&R), Component Exchange Program (CEP) and Rebuild, Original Equipment (OE)
  • Set up, create, maintain production in SAP
  • Initiate and control the inputs to the Material Master and Inventory system, controlling the MRP tools on a national basis which launch the purchasing and production
  • Liaise with customers, contractors, other departments employees and management to develop relationships that are conducive to the successful completion of projects and jobbing activities
  • Monitor and report progress and status of jobs to management and internal customers weekly
  • Attending national (and where appropriate, regional) meetings to confirm manufacturing schedules
  • Providing the information transfer mechanism from meetings to the Planning process
  • Maintaining an accurate Item Master data base for all parts, and ensuring that all Materials Management parameters in SAP are correctly set and maintained
  • Continually seeking new simple and effective procedures to planning methods
  • Monitoring and reporting on the forward projection for inventory levels
  • Ensuring that spare parts sales forecasts are updated in the computer system each month
  • Coaching and assisting Workshop Planners to understand the integrated planning system, and in developing more effective workshop planning and control systems
  • Overview the integrated planning/sourcing process to develop ways of simplifying the supply process
  • Ensuring that the Planning/Supply system automatically distributes parts across all warehouses in the distribution centre, in accordance with an agreed plan
  • Optimising national and regional inventory levels to minimise costs to Joy while adequately covering internal and external demand for parts whilst identifying and remedying excess inventory
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • At least 3-5 equivalent work experience in a supply chain/purchasing role
  • Previous experience of materials planning ideally in the automotive or manufacturing environment (advantage)
  • Strong IT systems knowledge and skills including advanced Excel skills ,MS Word ,Power Point
  • Knowledge and experience of using MRP (Material Requirements Planning) systems or similar
  • Knowledge of lean techniques may be advantageous
  • Knowledge of materials management theories, processes and practices
  • Highly effective and professional verbal and written communication skills with team, internal customers and suppliers that includes a strong focus on teamwork and internal/external customer satisfaction
  • Exhibit & encourage sense of urgency
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, and negotiation skills
  • Diploma/Degree in Purchase/Supply Chain Management
  • B.S or B.A in applicable field
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Confirmation of Product Availability on NPD/NSP parts covering build plans to meet HYG customer order delivery dates
  • Demonstrated order alignment with produciton schedules with confirmation of on-time deliveries
  • Identify adverse trends in delivery/quality performance, monitor improvement commitments and if necessary make recommendations to Divisional Purchasing to consider resourcing
  • Develop improved communications of potential component supply issues that may impact the production plan
  • Firm up production schedules and improve internal communications
  • Improvement of MRP integrity, plant ordering systems and suppliers delivery schedule
  • Effectively manage working capital level and project launch cost
  • Ensure on-time delivery and meeting SOP/B-build launches
  • Confirmation on correct quantities and MRP due dates are met to comply with production needs and inventory levels
  • Reduce down time in the replenishment of inventory to support truck builds
  • Provide a day-to-day status level of the SOP launch
  • Initiate and develop improvements in Supply Chain with suppliers including improved packaging, transport or material stocking
  • Provides continued updated progress helping to reduce working capital in labor, materials and overhead
  • Facilitates a smooth transistion of responsibilities that prevent interruptions of parts or flow of materials from suppliers
  • Drives communications and improvements in all areas of the operation
  • B.S. Degree and minimum 2 years related work experience, preferred. Or Associate’s Degree and minimum 6 years experience gained within a materials environment
  • Experience using MRP based systems preferred: AS400, PRMS, SRM SAP
  • Proficient Knowledge using Microsoft Office
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • 40%: Plan and control inventory of aircraft parts, analyzes inventory levels, inventory positioning, and planned maintenance consumption to meet warehouse stocking models for 3 warehouses and 12 line stations
  • 30%: Coordinate with the Fleet Teams, Maintenance Planning, Suppliers, Asset Managements and Engineering to develop the most effective materials strategy across 17 aircraft types with 5 OEMs
  • 15%: Leading Materials projects working with both internal teams and external OEMs
  • 15%: Drive continuous improvement in Supply Chain Execution and Strategic Planning processes within multiple ERP systems (Ramco and Maintenix)
  • Minimum 6 years materials management experience within a manufacturing or aviation environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge of MRP, Aftermarket planning, order fulfillment and logistics solutions
  • Excellent process, analytical, organizational, and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated analytical and analysis skills
  • Project Management experience leading cross functional teams
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Production scheduling and control. Develop production schedules for orders inside timefence. Material planning, ensure material availability for production use
  • Inventory management, execute inventory strategies according to plan. Minimize obsolescence risk. Work with suppliers, provide monthly forecast, confirm purchases and secure supplier commitments for required arrivals
  • Track finished products Order fulfilment ontime in full
  • Participate in weekly material review and ensure material issues are elevated and resolved in a timely manner
  • Production Planning & Control. Working knowlegde of finite scheduling tools and MRP
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Utilize ERP/MRP system for planning and procurement
  • Negotiate cost, quantity, and delivery with suppliers to provide the best price/quantity for the company
  • Monitor supplier performance and resolve delivery issues
  • Establish short and long-term purchase orders (contracts) that provide the company with the best terms and least liabilities for products procured
  • Manage returned goods to suppliers
  • Provide cost estimates/quotes from suppliers to assist in the annual standard cost roll process
  • Maintain Standard Operating Procedures for the department
  • Interface with inspection, receiving, & shipping personnel to facilitate the expeditious processing of materials that require purchasing department attention
  • Coordinate first article inspections with suppliers to assist in determining the supplier’s ability to meet company's product quality requirements
  • Manage subcontract processes and flows
  • Improve business practices to reduce inventory and improve cycle times, lead times, service levels
  • Provide feedback/information from suppliers in the non-conforming material process
  • Lead supplier projects
  • Lead efforts to improve vendor quality
  • Be an effective team member on product development projects
  • Comprehensive computer skills including MS Word, Excel, & Outlook
  • Detail oriented and very well organized
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in purchasing or planning / production control function
  • Experience with MRP systems and knowledge of operations / manufacturing flow
  • Knowledge of both investment castings and machined parts manufacturing preferred
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Materials Planner, Raw Materials Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop and execute the Materials Requirement plan
  • Regular replenishment plan and consistent follow-up
  • Delivery focused – demonstrated ability to take decisions and take responsibility for actions
  • Obtaining required information and document on time from Breweries to ensure report produced are timely, promptly and accurate
  • Prompt processing of vendors’ invoices
  • Full collaboration with the Warehouse Manager (Grains) on the management of grains (Sorghum, wheat, and Maize)
  • Great listening skill with attention to details
  • Strong focus on implementation and achievement of goals from team building and integrity
  • Ability to proactively respond to the changing dynamics of supply chain
  • Energy, commitment and focus on delivery of high quality results
  • Strong value and behavior ethos. Strong Integrity to win the trust and confidence of others
  • Generate Materials Requirements Plan
  • Ensure inventory is maintained at target levels and in line with projections
  • Liaise with procurement to purchase required items
  • To ensure that GRN (Goods Receipt Note) are process within 48hours for onward payment
  • Track production performance on daily basis
  • Escalation/Exception management: Amend materials plan at short notice to support change production/packaging plan within frozen period
  • Create visibility on material status and follow up plan to avoid SLOB (Slow Moving and Obsolete Materials)
  • KPIs reporting and safety stock management
  • Collaboration with the Warehouse Manager (Grains) on grains subcontract management, call off and reconciliation
  • Manage the grain transit loss process
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop work with OE monthly forecasts for both aggregate and sku levels forecasts for operational execution
  • Analyze inventory, manage and execute reduction plans for slow-moving parts and excess inventory
  • Monitor stock for IDL/Code 9 prospects and take appropriate action to maintain systems for excess inventory and manage inventory reductions
  • Lead/maintain department TVM activities
  • Work with Sales and Marketing to determine forecast/inventory levels by DC
  • Participate in assigned team meetings
  • Develop inventory replenishment plans by DC and implement appropriate targets in Manugistics for Long Beach and Celaya
  • Review planned requirements and generate order releases to suppliers
  • Perform production line scheduling as assigned
  • Review for critical shortages and take corrective actions by expediting orders and updating planning parameters
  • Assure monthly requirements plan is entered into the appropriate MRP system
  • Verify that all shipments from manufacturing are on schedule to meet distribution’s demands
  • Associates degree in a related business (supply chain management) or technical discipline, Equivalent work experience considered
  • Minimum 1-3 years’ experience in a Material Planning
  • Experienced in MRP and/or DRP
  • MS Office suite – Excel experience in spreadsheet set-up and attachments, VLook-ups and Pivot Tables
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Follow and abide by all government and legal rules and regulations
  • Track production and forecast trends to help predict future scheduling needs
  • Monitor and/or maintain all required SAP data including, but not limited to, MRP data, rate routings, work centers, production versions, BoM consumption, ECN changes and schedule quantities
  • Minimum of 1 year experience Scheduling/Planning in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Operate standard office equipment preferred
  • Multi-task
  • Accountable
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Review customer order configuration report to determine material requirements
  • Sequence sales orders per internal capacity and customer ship date
  • Purchase material as needed from internal/external suppliers
  • Interact and communicate with customers, customer sales coordinators and project managers
  • Manages customer orders through fabrication process until order ships per assigned commodity
  • Configure customer purchase orders in preparation for shop floor fabrication
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Attention to detail and great quality of work
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to read shop and installation instructions
  • Computer Skills with Microsoft Office, specifically Excel
  • Willingness to work overtime
  • Some trade school or college
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Inventory process expert: responsible for standard work that documents all MPR transactions and other processes that affect inventory accuracy and inventory dollars, including planning within Oracle
  • Escalation point for maintaining inventory accuracy, reconciling inventory discrepancies, and troubleshooting problems
  • Participate in the engineering change workflow and New Product Introduction, and implemented ECOs
  • Responsible for accuracy of monthly Excess and Obsolescence reporting
  • Responsible for the Reject process for non-conforming inventory
  • Develop tools, create action plans, root cause and countermeasures to eliminate inventory discrepancies and analyze excess inventory. Lead correction action activities related to inventory
  • Responsible for Kanban implementation, planning processes and inventory management processes to maximize product flow throughout the facility
  • Initiate projects to eliminate waste; create poka-yoke processes and improve visual management
  • Prepare daily, weekly, and monthly reports to analyze KPI data
  • Lead, or assist lead with Kaizen events or improvement project teams
  • Assist in achieving Policy Deployment and Strategic Plan objectives
  • Contributes to daily Gemba
  • BA/BS in engineering, business, logistics, or similar area, or a combination of education and work experience totaling 8 years
  • Minimum of 6 years’ experience with inventory in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word; including calculations, spreadsheets, graphics and statistical tools, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of ERP/MRP software and inventory processes and planning
  • Excellent writing, presentation and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively interface with a variety of people at various technical and management levels
  • Demonstrated proficiency in time and project management
  • Working knowledge of quality principles and tools (problem analysis, statistical tools, design of experiments, control charts, and other quality methodologies)
  • Working knowledge of the Toyota Production System (Danaher Business System) preferred
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Material Requirements Planning – ordering raw & packaging (R&P) materials for upcoming production runs, aligned with vendors’ lead-times
  • Purchase Order Management –amending orders for R&P materials as needed
  • Master Data – maintaining master data for appropriate ranges of R&P materials
  • Production Requirements Scheduling – support the Planning Resource in determining production plan, based on forecast and ad-hoc activity
  • Ageing Stock Management – providing visibility for the shelf-life remaining of ingredients, in order to ensure compliance to NWNA standards
  • Monthly raw materials and finished goods cycle counts
  • Maintain receiving paperwork and ensure adherence to required documentation
  • Manage vendor scorecards and report out as necessary
  • 2 + years of planning experience in Logistics/Supply Chain functions (manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, transportation and/or finance)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of spreadsheets (Excel), data base packages (Access), and word processing (Word). Business System simulation/ modeling preferred. Experience in an SAP environment preferred
  • BS/BA degree in Business, Finance, Logistics or Industrial Engineering preferred
  • Continuous-improvement mentality
  • Strong analytical abilities, organization and communication skills, conceptual thinking, and self-initiative
  • The use of written and oral communication skills to present ideas and to effect change is required
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Own material flow from procurement through on-time delivery to manufacturing
  • Facilitates material delivery to internal customers, and performs reconciliations when necessary
  • Work closely with Manufacturing, testing labs, and Logistics to develop and maintain appropriate safety stock levels
  • Manage communication between internal customers, Logistics, and Planning departments
  • Monitor raw material release processes
  • Manage material attribute data in the MRP system
  • Monitor material obsolescence
  • Contact vendors for information when required
  • Actively and systematically look to improve business processes related to material planning and inventory management
  • Evaluate the effect of system and process changes as they occur within the supply chain
  • Develop and maintain metrics for material availability performance
  • Work on routine assignments per written procedures, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required
  • Normally receives minimal instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on new assignments
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required
  • Maybe required to work Holidays and weekends
  • Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals
  • Perform job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Regulations, International Standards, and WuXi AppTec Policies and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Thorough understanding of Good Laboratory Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience or equivalent
  • Bachelors’ degree in Materials Management, Engineering or related field or equivalent experience
  • Experience with ERP system in a warehouse environment
  • Great Plains software experience preferred
  • Must work effectively in a participative team environment and deliver on commitments
  • Must have time management skills, multi-tasking ability, & demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Proficient in Oral & Written communication skills
  • Need to be able to read, write and understand English
  • Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • GMP/GLP experience preferred
  • Must be able to work in an office environment with minimal noise conditions
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business Management, Engineering, or related field highly recommended
  • Prior experience within all areas of logistics: warehousing, transportation, raw material purchasing, production planning, and/or production operations is highly desired
  • Experienced analysis capabilities utilizing Excel and/or Access is required
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Follow all Environmental, Health and Safety Rules and Regulations in the plant
  • Report any current or potential hazards to your manager immediately
  • Wear the correct Personal Protective Equipment (P.P.E.) at all times. Consult the appropriate SOP where required
  • Ensure Customer focus and product availability through effective management of MRP/MPS while ensuring cost and quality compliance
  • Manage the planning function to generate plant schedules in line with market demands. Coordinate the S&OP process and incorporate NPI into plant schedules. Link between plant, ALOG and markets
  • Work with ALOG and supply chain members to meet target performance on KPIs (including service to customers and inventory levels)
  • Coordinate relevant purchased materials to support production and meet product cost within the framework of Abbott Code of Business and applicable laws
  • Develop and grow relationships with other manufacturing sites, Corporate, ANSC Purchasing and ANSC Materials Management as relevant to planning. Develop good links with suppliers and with other elements of the supply chain
  • Assure compliance with local (including ISO) and Abbott rules, policies and regulations. In addition meet all regulatory requirements (local and markets)
  • Make optimum use of all plant systems including MCS and Infor Advanced Schedule to record and action planning activities. Stay involved in the identification and development of latest technologies including developments on global software e.g. JDA and Cognos as relevant to Cootehill
  • Maintain records and files for key suppliers. Assist in monitoring supplier performance against KPIs
  • Provide data to support development of annual Plan and Product Cost
  • Maintain local planning policies and procedures in line with overall Abbott requirements
  • Liaise with other plant areas including Manufacturing, Engineering and QA to ensure plant schedules are understood and achieved
  • Monitor inventories and action slow moving or obsolete stock
  • This Job function will change where update procedures to GMP, EHS, Technical / New Equipment, Quality Procedures & SOP’s are made
  • This list of responsibilities may change depending on plant needs and employees are expected to be adaptable and flexible where this need arises
  • To provide a planning function to ensure plant output is in line with market needs and agreed schedules through the supply chain. Provide backup expertise to other areas involved in planning and backup to the other Material functions of Purchasing & Warehouse
  • Inventory control system accuracy
  • Ensure product availability, providing visibility of the customer throughout the site an alignment of production plan
  • This function reports to the Planning Team Leader within the overall Materials Management function
  • Bachelor’s Degree: Appropriate qualification in either Purchasing/ Production Planning e.g. Diploma in Purchasing or relevant APICS (American Production and Inventory Control Society) examinations
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Some level of experience in a planning role is desirable but can be compensated by training
  • Good team working skills are required but also the ability to work alone on own initiative
  • A high level of computer literacy is required
  • Good logic and computing capability is required
  • A high level of integrity is essential
  • The ability to handle complex issues in a high profile, immediate environment is required
  • Ability to adapt and change as the needs of business dictates
  • Deviation from specification or failure to take corrective action or follow procedures for any period of time could have serious financial and quality consequences
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelors degree in a related field with 3-5 years experience in supply chain functions strongly preferred
  • APICS certification (CPIM) or CPM preferred
  • Mastery of material management techniques as well as information management systems, supply chain, and logistics. Advanced understanding of operations, distribution, project management, and financial processes and associated performance measurement systems
  • Mastery of material management systems SAP/APO (ECC/SCM), Business Objects and Microsoft Office (excel, word, and power point)
  • Working knowledge of the forecasting process, quality assurance practices, finance and product costing systems, and factors which influence cost
  • In-depth organizing, negotiating and problem solving skills
  • Understanding of Process Improvement tools (Lean-six sigma) preferred
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create and calculate logistical forecast planning with the target to have the right inventories at the right time, in the right quantity, in the right quality available and ensure a smooth material capacity planning at supplier (basis sales forecast planning, consumption and future orderbook)
  • Create and maintain material master data in SAP, permanently reviews all set parameters related to safety stocks, rounding values and minimum lot sizes
  • Check and control stock requirements and initiate necessary steps to meet customer demands
  • Ensure 100% material availability, special priority setting on fast moving parts
  • Manage customer orderboook in order to meet 100% On Time Delivery
  • Management of total cost transportation by usage of defined carriers, collection of deliveries and avoidance of premium freight
  • Observe the distribution of schedule lines to vendors
  • Contact supplier to verify shipment details, examine vendor documents
  • Contact vendor in case of schedule line deviation
  • Establish escalation process in case of critical vendor backlogs in cooperation with Sourcing and Purchasing Department
  • Respond to order manager about order status, changes or cancellations in case of customer backlogs
  • Supplier fill rate tracking and analysis, implementation of supplier coaching in case of fill rate deviations (conference calls, meetings), reporting to team leader on weekly basis
  • Inventory controlling and permanently review under consideration of material costs, storage costs and future demand, define activities to minimize overstock
  • Handles change notices for direct material and coordinates their implementation with other departments and teams
  • Support project teams and take over smaller stand-alone projects
  • College degree plus 3 - 5 years of related experience preferred
  • Distribution experience preferred
  • Background in MRP process preferred
  • Understanding of inventory control procedures preferred
  • Strong knowledge of materials practices and procedures including shipping and receiving preferred
  • Strong computer knowledge including Microsoft Office Tools preferred
  • Great attention to detail preferred
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • A degree and a professional qualification in materials management (e.g. APICS) is preferred although consideration will be given to candidates who do not possess these qualifications but have significant materials management experience
  • A minimum of five (5) years' experience in a materials management position preferably within a manufacturing environment
  • Working (preferably extensive) knowledge of SAP PR2 R/3 (especially PP-PUR/WM/MM/SD/FI modules)
  • In-depth experience of Microsoft tools (Advanced Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and preferably some knowledge of database and custom reporting e.g. Access or Business Information tools such as Cognos is an advantage
  • Good project management skills and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to react easily to market and/or role changes
  • Inventory allocation and management to ensure customer lines are kept running and raise issues related to capacity constraints
  • A self-starter able to manage projects and drive through process changes
  • Scheduling of purchase and/or production orders
  • Physical inventory and assist in cycle counting at subcontractors or customer VMI locations
  • Participate in projects to optimize inventory holding
  • Vendor negotiation
  • Returns processing
  • Incoming Shortage and reordering
  • Backlog workflow and Proactive notifications
  • Involve other team members and functions as appropriate
  • Forecast accuracy analysis
  • Optimization of EOL and Running change planning
  • Undertake other tasks that are deemed to be within the competence of the individual
  • Purchase order and/or Production order processing to ensure goods and components needed are delivered that support the customers' demand(s)
  • GIATP Sourcing and Cross Plant materials management
  • Manage product allocation issues to customers due to limited output from the manufacturing plants or suppliers
  • Expediting and de-expediting using MRP exception messaging and other triggers
  • Root Cause analysis and Corrective Actions
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Associate Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Understanding of ERP/MRP systems and Multi-Level Bill of Materials
  • Data entry – Receivers, Work Order creation, Stock Movement, etc
  • Schedules and coordinates flow of work within or between departments of manufacturing plant to expedite production
  • Coordinate schedules and other activities
  • Will assist in inventory control and auditing activities
  • May expedite production of spare parts and establish delivery dates for spare parts orders and be designated spares scheduler
  • May coordinate and expedite winch repair and services
  • Review and establish priorities for specific customer order, parts, material and revises schedule according to work order specifications
  • Assist in day-to-day department operations
  • Distributes work orders to departments, denoting number, type and proposed completion date of units to be produced
  • Archiving of project correspondences and documentation
  • Examine documents for completeness and latest version
  • Understanding of Lean concepts and Six Sigma tools
  • Physically able to move about the manufacturing operation to check on parts, collaborate with supervisors and speak with sales reps
  • Sense of urgency to accomplish tasks daily keeping external and internal customers informed of any progress or delays affecting shipping commitments
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Materials Planner, Tianjin, HPS, PMT Resume Examples & Samples

  • At least 5 years Planning experience
  • Strong ERP system knowledge, minimum 2 years SAP experience
  • Good team player and quick learner
  • Excellent communication skills and good command on written and oral English
  • Microsoft Office software skills required
  • Excellent MS Excel usage skills
  • CPIM certification is preferred
  • Experience in handling high mix, low volume business is preferred
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develops and maintains MRP planning (messages, fixes errors, variances, etc.) to maximize production efficiencies and achieve inventory objectives and project goals
  • Manage raw materials (wire purchases, consignment inventory, etc.) while maintaining inventory targets
  • Plan (beginning to end & vice-versa), schedule (meet customer demand) and print work orders via JDE/SAP MRP system for all areas of the plant
  • Create purchase orders as needed (raw material, finished goods, components, outside processes, etc.)
  • Generate cycle count analysis as needed
  • Run weekly raw material usage reports
  • Analyze production/planning data for projects, error checking, trend analysis, etc
  • Assist with physical inventory
  • Work daily with part loops, value-streams and inventory component balancing
  • A four-year degree in Business Administration, Logistics or related field preferred
  • Two to five years of experience in planning/logistics preferred
  • Strong team and oral/written communication skills
  • JD Edwards experience preferred
  • Must exhibit good judgment, ingenuity and personal/professional integrity
  • Strong computer skills (Excel, Access)
  • The ideal candidate will be a self-started, motivated and demonstrate that he/she can work under minimal supervision and move to a higher level of responsibility in the future
  • Able to work with cross-functional areas (production, engineering, shipping, et
  • Able to work cross-train (planning and purchasing); multi-task
  • Knowledge of planning
  • MRP systems (JDE/SAP)
  • General environmental health and safety rules
  • Standard manufacturing practices
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, Finance or related field
  • APICS CPIM Certification preferred
  • Strong data analysis and reconciliation skills
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong Financial background preferred
  • Good organizational skills and ability to work in a fast paced environment with short timelines
  • 5-7 years’ professional experience
  • Wine industry preferred
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Determines material requirements from the manufacturing production schedules, engineering, validation and lab studies
  • Raises order fulfillment issues to management and key stakeholders to propose mitigation strategies on a routine basis
  • Manages processes for creation/maintenance of Master Data, Bill of Materials and Recipes. This includes GPDV, cMAT systems and SAP
  • Monitors and tracks the appropriate metrics to recommend/implement corrective actions to maintain inventory targets and minimize supply risks
  • BA/BS in Business Administration, Supply chain, Engineering or Sciences or equivalent experience preferred
  • 5-7years of strong work-related experience in cGMP operational/supply chain environment in a biologics / pharmaceutical manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Ability to work independently and participate in cross functional teams
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reviews and analyzes MRP. Coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing, planning and engineering departments to acquire inventory in a cost effective and timely manner
  • Responsible for procurement business system data
  • Minimum of 5 years Purchasing, and spares/production control planning experience, must have at least 2 years of experience in semiconductor manufacturing environment
  • Self-starter with the ability to problem solve requiring
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Spares planning and inventory strategy –analyzing inventory and consumption history to set accurate stocking levels tosupport spares and warranty items for the installed customer base
  • Planning and reconciliation of consignmentinventory at international locations
  • Maintain demand changes in our spares planningsystems to ensure high accuracy of forecast requirements and item usage history
  • Using Excel, create and track status forcustomer orders and shipments
  • Extensive interface with the stockroom,production planning, sales and engineering community
  • Manage to metrics
  • Work on problems of diverse scope; must be ableto solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situationswhere limited standardization exists
  • Minimum of 5 years Purchasing and Sparesaftermarket planning experience required in the semiconductor field
  • Self-starter with strong problem solving skillsand ability to work independently
  • Proficient at effective time management andorganizational skills
  • Lean experience strongly desired to enablecontinuous improvement projects
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast pacedenvironment with competing priorities
  • Strong analytical skills and knowledge in ERP(preferably BAAN), MS Office and general computer applications
  • Excellent customer service and communicationsskills required
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan the supply of raw material and packaging material to support the scheduled production of the plant and tollers of Mexico
  • Manage with the area of Purchasing and Quality the management of materials out of specification or without movement, to be given a final disposal
  • Perform the parameterization of the material master in the ERP SAP / R3 for the correct generation of the information of needs
  • Inform in advance the possible restrictions on production, caused by shortages of raw material and packaging material, so that they are reviewed and informed in the ROP and / or CPCP cycle; Agreeing with the area of Purchasing communication and actions
  • Calculate material storage projections and send to warehouse and logistics area for storage capacity provisioning
  • Support the Warehouse Specialist in receiving materials through a program of delivery of raw materials and critical or high volume packaging materials
  • Use the categorization of the product portfolio to analyze the risks of continuity in supply and negotiate with Procurement the supply scheme
  • Generate monthly reports of area
  • Monitor possible changes in the arts to schedule the purchase of the new printed materials and ensure with Warehouse the correct handling of obsolete inventories
  • Placing purchase orders for raw materials and packaging materials using ERP SAP / R3 according to the time of delivery and defined prices, as well as coordinate the delivery with the suppliers established by the Purchasing area
  • Maintain inventory coverage established
  • Deliver to the Purchasing area the demand forecast so that the negotiation with the suppliers is managed, and schedule periodic follow-up meetings with Purchases to evaluate the performance of the management
  • Maintain periodic indicators that measure suppliers' compliance with the promise of service in terms of time and quantity, communicating the results to the Purchasing area
  • Manage a consumption-based inventory model for packaging materials
  • Generate policies of supply of materials for handling change in formulation or presentation of finished product
  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience in material planning
  • Knowledge in purchasing/procurement and inventory administration is preferred
  • Inspire
  • Administrates high standard results
  • SAP and Microsoft Office from Intermediate to Advanced Level
  • Excel (Dinamic tables, multiple searches and data consolidation)
  • Intermediate to Advanced Level of English
  • Knowledge of SAP R3/ERP
  • Inventory Management Knowledge
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Engineering Materials Planner / Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Initiate Purchase Requisitions (PR’s) and manage/track through the approval process and issuance of Purchase Orders (PO’s) by working closely with the engineering/production teams, purchasing, A/P, shipping/receiving as well as external vendors
  • Develop procurement strategies based on projects, Bills of Materials (BOMs) and lead times
  • Interface with vendors to obtain quotes, compare pricing, negotiate price & lead time
  • Based on viewing a mechanical drawing, select the appropriate machine shop for procurement (for example, machined vs. sheet metal parts)
  • Manage internal and external logistic activities to ensure timely delivery from vendors to engineers
  • Manage parts inventory and kitting
  • Assist in periodic finance reporting
  • Establish and maintain good working relationship with vendors – expedite deliveries, handle RMA’s and address payment issues
  • Assist in asset depreciation activities – track & activate asset depreciation transactions
  • Make suggestions for change/improvements of current processes and facilitate the implementation of those changes
  • Experience/Familiarity with SAP and/or Agile applications
  • Understanding of ECO processes
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan materials and schedule manufacturing areas to meet customer expectations
  • Coordinate with suppliers to achieve and support OTD goals
  • Perform daily clerical activities to support the Materials team
  • Interact with Logistics to support business needs
  • Associate’s degree
  • 1+ years materials support, scheduling and planning
  • 6+ months experience using MRP systems
  • 2+ years of materials support, scheduling and planning
  • SAP experience and business warehouse reporting
  • MS Office skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills that demonstrate the ability to express ideas and exchange information clearly and concisely
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RTD Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead the materials planning process for the RTD’s
  • To ensure overall continuity of supply at all times across the Southern Africa markets for Spirits where Isipingo and 3rd Parties are Supply Sources
  • To manage the materials planning/scheduling interface between all stakeholders involved
  • At least 3 years’ experience in Material Planning (FMCG)
  • Track record of success in highly demanding organizations
  • At least 5 years’ experience working in a national/multi-national corporate environment
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Senior Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Purchasing and logistics of materials required for Engineering prototyping and pre-production at Engineering location, for R&D demand only
  • Logistics of prototype and pre-production products from Engineering location to other CommScope locations and customers
  • Cooperate with the other functions in order to manage Engineering standard materials inventory in the proper way considering demand and safety stock required
  • Two years of experience in materials procurement and logistics is required
  • Working knowledge of MS Office applications (i.e. Word, Excel) required
  • Fluent English. Must be able to communicate effectively with global material suppliers and vendors
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintains Oracle work order release schedule that provides material on-time to manufacturing and engineering. Reschedules and/or completes no-charge, all discrete jobs as required
  • Increases component availability at time of release by performing pre-shortage analysis. Performs work order variance analysis
  • Reviews MRP execution and ensures accuracy of information; reconciles supply and demand; validates master scheduling and/or PDS requirements. Reviews and ensures proper disposition of Engineering Change Orders (ECO's). Performs regular system maintenance and audits to ensure system accuracy. Prepares status reports of all ECOs and ECRs in process
  • Participates in floor audits with Finance and resolves WIP issues. Attends production meetings and provides status on material shortage commit dates
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan and execute purchase orders with vendors for raw materials and supplies, confirming price and delivery
  • Maintain appropriate reorder points on raw materials
  • Update purchasing records for price and other changes
  • Develop and execute plans to meet or exceed inventory targets
  • Assist in requesting quotes and sourcing new suppliers
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure product is available for production, new product launches and promotions
  • Lead, assist and participate with productivity projects as opportunities present themselves or as assigned
  • Maintain and keep updated MRP/ERP systems
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Raw Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintain Raw material supply for production processing
  • Establish and maintain superior supplier and production operation relations through written, verbal and electronic communications
  • Control, audit and adjust material within specified operating ranges to meet goals for accuracy and cost containment
  • Coordinate assembly line schedule changes due to parts shortages with the Final Line Sequencer
  • Support materials key metrics reporting with timely rollup of information, and assistance with special reports management
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • In this role the individual will support Materials Planning activities at client’s Southern Indiana Logistic Centre (referred to as SILC) on 2nd shift to ensure effective and reliable service and delivery processes for client’s OEM’s customers, including CES NITRO Components in consignment at Faurecia Emission Controls Technologies (FECT) and components requirements from Client Mineral Point Plant (CMP)
  • Create/release/update Materials and Production orders in Oracle ERP System
  • OSP Orders for the product line NITRO TLA’s production at FECT
  • Move Orders Transfers for FECT’s NITRO components requirements
  • Internal requisition-internal sales order (IR-ISO) for CMP’s NITRO components requirements
  • Work Order for NITRO Coiled parts for FECT’s NITRO components requirements
  • Material Purchase Order releases for NITRO direct buy components
  • Repack Jobs for service parts – Small/large components (Client Distributors)
  • Repack jobs for Toe Tag labels for client customers such as DTNA/Navistar/Volvo/Thomas Bus
  • Repack Jobs for Line Set Sequence parts – for client’s customer PACCAR
  • Drop-In orders – unexpected “hot” material requirements
  • Assist/support 3rd party warehouse operator’s personnel’s doubts, questions or concerns on
  • Materials availability issues
  • Receiving issues due to ASN (Ariba Supplier Network), PO or PO release issues (PO= Purchase Order)
  • Work Orders completion
  • Material allocation issues for NITRO components
  • Non-Conformance material
  • Inventory issues or material transactions in Oracle system
  • Run, review and update daily materials planning reports
  • SIW- in oracle is the instance Work Order status (SIW is an Oracle instance term)
  • SIW Move Order status
  • SIW Dashboard
  • Clarify pending materials transactions with 3PL – 3rd part logistic company- the warehouse is provided by a 3rd party- personnel to ensure inventory integrity in Oracle system
  • Inform or escalate materials transaction issues or abnormal material transactions to direct supervisor
  • Inform and/or escalate quality issues or concerns of CES operations/processes at SILC
  • Update materials planning KPI’s for SIW Org: Schedule Attainment, Past Dues, Drop-In, IQR
  • Review and update Materials Planning processes at SILC with CES business stakeholders
  • Support and assist any other CES initiative or activity at SILC approved by your direct supervisor
  • Coaching and training 3rd party provider’s personnel on client material planning processes and requirements
  • Promote safe and right work environment at SILC
  • One year of experience on Materials Planning and Materials Planning Processes
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Production & Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monitor delivery KPI and timely reporting
  • Manage the warehouse service provider to ensure the plant warehouse operate safely and efficient
  • Bachelor or college degree
  • At least 3 years production and materials planning experience
  • Proficient in SAP or similar package; has to learn SAP
  • Communicator, team player, able to cooperate with different disciplines (marketing, production)
  • Structured and analytical, strong drive to deliver, problem solver
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for Parts Distribution (PD) inventory on 400,000 different serviced parts worldwide. Provide technical guidance and consulting services to subsidiary parts departments on locally sourced inventory and logistics issues
  • Providing an objective level of serviced parts availability for customers at a minimum investment
  • Core functions include: authorizing parts serviced; forecasting usage and inventory levels; determining requirements from sources; deciding which facilities to stock and determining distribution logistics
  • Primary project responsibilities involve troubleshooting, problem solving, developing and coordinating new/enhanced inventory systems and logistics concepts in response to changing market and economic conditions
  • Reviewing policy and procedures, determining new and/or revised system requirements, assessing system feasibility and developing cost projections for the design, implementation and operation of the system, working closely with other inventory control, PD, Information Services (IS) and subsidiary personnel as well as appropriate corporate functions
  • Ensuring that PD personnel are trained in the operation of the new/revised system and maintains frequent contact with PD divisions and subsidiaries worldwide to resolve problems as they arise
  • 10 to 15 years experience in or equivalent knowledge of overall PD operations and company organization, a good knowledge of logistics and accounting or inventory control skills
  • Excellent analytical/problem solving ability, effective communications skills and the ability to influence a variety of personnel
  • A degree in business, logistics, marketing or mathematics and IS experience
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Execute Core Planning Process
  • Planning skills: at least 2 years’ experience on planning processes,
  • Strong Excel knowledge
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible - quickly learns and adjusts to changes
  • Self-starter
  • Pro-active, persuasive and flexible attitude
  • Fluent in speaking, writing, and reading English
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work directly with production leaders to set and prioritize daily, weekly and monthly production plans
  • Track and provide Planning and Materials requirements information for daily tier meetings
  • Respond to customer order request by processing SAP delivery blocks
  • Plan and execute supply chain related activities
  • Planning and scheduling of capacity resources to meet customer demand
  • Manage inventory levels to support Days on Hand targets
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Materials Planner / Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Materials Planner Coordinator will focus on inventory and will be required to perform cycle counts and picking/packing
  • Executes the receiving, storing, picking, staging and distribution of materials required for assembly/manufacture of product
  • Performs physical movement of materials from one area to another using handcarts or fork lifts
  • Picks parts/products for shipments ensuring accuracy of identification and quantity
  • Physically and systemically receive/issue individual material requisitions from internal and external departments
  • Create and/or maintain transactional inventory records and maintain accurate files of packing and shipping activity
  • Communicate/notify appropriate personnel of shipping/inventory discrepancies
  • Fill kits and deliver to production as required
  • Maintain stocking/inventory objectives and quantifies and verifies cycle count
  • Complies with EHS Quality System regulations and policies
  • Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Requires analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work as project team member and support this team as required
  • ERP/MRP Systems Planning experience required
  • Must be a self-starter with excellent communication skills both verbally and in written communication with internal staff, customer, vendors and suppliers as applicable
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Material Planning
  • Review and expedite customer backorders to support the business target in $ and aged days
  • Detect and resolve any data integrity issues (incorrect vendor/ planner code/ etc) working together with the Materials Expert User. Review and maintain accurate key data elements: MOQ’s , lead times, purchase prices
  • Manage the parts supersession process to minimize obsolete/ excess inventory working together with product managers and Customer Service where necessary
  • Material Replenishment
  • Ensure that purchase orders / blanket order releases / or allocations orders in the network have been generated and transmitted successfully to external suppliers and other PDC’s
  • Execute orderboard reconciliation with suppliers and other PDC’s
  • Coordinate weekly reviews with suppliers to review orderboard, order confirmations, shipment plan, ASN generation in order mgmt system etc
  • Follow up and resolve discrepancies between actual goods receipt and Advanced Shipping Notifications
  • KPI Management and Process Improvement
  • Proactively performs root cause analysis to understand delivery issues, customer backorders, supplier past dues. Takes necessary action for a recovery plan and to prevent future issues from happening again
  • Engages with demand management team, marketing team, and customers to understand customer demand and future forecast. Takes necessary action to have forecast adjusted to manage KPI and inventory and to ensure there are no supplier constraints
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Materials Planner KH Resume Examples & Samples

  • Negotiate inventory costs and timelines with suppliers, ensuring all parts are available for proto builds
  • Mitigate quality issues and ensure the highest level of product quality
  • Manage lead times for components, PCB’s and vendor quotes
  • Perform to tight schedules and ensure we meet customer commitments for on-time delivery
  • Work closely with a team of PCB Designers and Planners
  • Manage multiple projects at one time
  • Associates in related field and 5+ years of experience purchasing and sourcing electronic components for printed circuits, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel experience
  • Excellent understanding of revision control, implementation, and dispositions
  • Ability to work in dynamic/quick-turn environment
  • Prior experience with, SAP or similar ERP system
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Materials Planner, Spares Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan, schedule, and manage assigned critical spare parts
  • Issue RFQ for Sourcing/Purchasing assigned materials
  • Identify and negotiate cost reduction opportunities
  • Support of emergency orders outside of normal office hours as needed
  • Work fluidly in a highly cross-functional team environment involving manufacturing and product development teams, as well as supply chain specialists, manufacturing engineers, and logistics personnel
  • 4+ years of experience in production control, materials management, or purchasing in a manufacturing company
  • Problem solving ability in cross-functional and multi-cultural environment
  • Open-minded, collaborative and team-oriented attitude
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Define and execute lean, reliable material flows from dock to point of use in close collaboration with the Logistics-Supply function
  • Define and implement inventory management as part of a comprehensive working capital improvement strategy
  • Participate in the development and implementation of various material strategies for the overall operational success by driving alignment between material supply and factory demand plan to meet customer requirements
  • Execution of process cycle time improvement plans both at the site and with key internal Bombardier
  • Develop solutions to align supply and demand in order to achieve inventory management strategy
  • Define and document handling equipment from the loading dock to the work station
  • Take part and influence the plant layout and work stations
  • Define and document production kits
  • Interact with various multi-disciplinary teams (Logistics-Supply, Methods, Plant Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Quality)
  • Participate in the deployment of concepts and in the start-up of the production line
  • Take part in the improvement projects (Achieving Excellence System, 5S, lean manufacturing, cost reduction, improved manufacturing, etc.)
  • You have a Bachelor's Degree in Logistics or Industrial Engineering, Operations & Logistics Management, or College Diploma with equivalent experience
  • You have a strong interest in continuous improvement and lean manufacturing principles
  • Between three to seven years of relevant experience, automotive or aerospace industry(an asset)
  • French and english written and spoken(an asset)
  • Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project)
  • You have a work experience with SAP (an asset)
  • You have experience in aircraft interior completion an asset
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Issue purchase and/or shop orders to suppliers to meet engineering change order (ECN) requirements; replace non-conforming or lost parts and to meet internal requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Materials Management, Operations or other related field required
  • Experience with SAP desired
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Materials Planner Supervisor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Development of production plans that ensure adequate flow of material and improve inventory turns to insure customer requirements are met
  • Supervises Tactical and Strategic Planners and ensures the effective utilization of the SAP system
  • Provides capacity planning and analysis to Value Stream Leaders (VSL) to maximize output
  • Communicates frequently on issues affecting production schedules, shipping deadlines, sales deliveries, life cycle planning or other business matters
  • Monitors key performance indicators (KPI) to ensure targets are being met
  • Supports best practices, standard work development and develops work instructions to properly train Planners to ensure they are maintained within the area of responsibility
  • Recommends, designs, and implements Kanbans within manufacturing operations
  • Works with Master Planner to coordinate, set-up and maintenance of material master data in SAP
  • Coordinates with Purchasing on source selection, schedule agreements, c-stock program and escalation of expedites
  • Works with Master Planner on scheduling actions for New Product Development (NPD) and transfers into assigned areas
  • Expedites customer orders by working with customer service, production, and Purchasing
  • Coordinates with Sales, Commercial teams, and Manufacturing to identify long term forecast needs
  • Supports lean initiatives, RIEs, and gain-sharing goals
  • 2-8 years of experience in related field
  • Bachelors in a related field strongly preferred
  • Equivalent education and experiences in planning, coordinating and scheduling production operations acceptable in lieu of bachelor’s degree
  • Project management and prior supervisory experience required
  • Experiences using scheduling software such as Mietrak and/or SAP
  • APICS or SAP certification desired
  • Excellent knowledge of SAP and SAP-BW
  • Ability to manage multiple products simultaneously with attention to detail
  • Excellent organizational, time management, communication, and data entry skill
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist in the development of timely and accurate production and delivery plans for Finished Products, Semi-finishes products, and/or raw pack materials at specific production plants and/or suppliers to meet customer service and inventory targets for respective businesses
  • Ensure all shipments across a particular network are planned, scheduled, and communicated across different facets of the business. This task needs to be done daily to several weeks in advance
  • Execute the data aggregation for the short term planning Rough Cut Capacity Planning for a popular cosmetics line
  • Use Excel to filter reports and distribute to appropriate personnel
  • Master data maintenance
  • Purchase order renewals and maintenance
  • Experience in materials planning, purchasing or supply chain
  • Strong Excel skills to analyze data, including use of pivot tables and intermediate equations
  • Experience with an ERP system
  • Detail oriented (ensure data in several systems are correct)
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manages and develops production plans based on customer demand
  • Review and release work orders to meet production plans ensuring adequate material quantities are available through the proper use of material profiles
  • Coordinate with Purchasing concerning purchase items which impact the MPS or Production Plan
  • Communicate all changes to the production schedule to the customer, program manager, manufacturing, and manufacturing support functions, securing approvals and authorizations as required according to the production scheduling guidelines
  • Review customer’s request to return product with the appropriate engineer and program manager, and process RMA work order as required
  • Receive ECO’s and ECN’s from the customer and coordinate the implementation with the customer, program manager, manufacturing, and manufacturing support functions
  • Resolve obsolete/End of Life part issues with the program manager and purchasing
  • Report, analyze, monitor, and disposition excess material in conjunction/coordination with the program manager
  • Respond to customer requests and facilitate answers within the organization with the in conjunction with the program manager
  • Manage/coordinate all material support for both the customer and Sparton
  • Attend production status meetings as required
  • Works with on-line material ordering system
  • Will exercise judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must ensure Operations has proper paper work and materials to maintain flow of production
  • Responsible for maintaining “on time in full” delivery
  • Maintain effective communication with management staff
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are adhered to at all times
  • Act as a problem solver
  • Work closely with supervisors, managers and lead personnel to reduce delays in production
  • Required to understand continuous improvement goals and participate in decisions that impact production results
  • Knowledge to maintain inventory levels that best suit our product lines
  • Run Past Due report and contact vendor for delivery
  • Analyze report to determine materials that need expedited
  • Communicate/expedite with suppliers to achieve desired delivery
  • Confirm with Materials Manager if expedited air freight is necessary and approved
  • Minimum of 5 years in a manufacturing environment
  • Material Planning / Scheduling experience is strongly preferred or demonstration of specific levels of responsibility comparable to a Material Planner
  • Must be honest, energetic, organized, results oriented with excellent communication skills
  • Bachelor Degree preferred or equivalent work experience
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Experience in scheduling inventory control or production in a manufacturing enviroment
  • Develops, implements, and facilitates materials management programs
  • Maintains spreadsheets that track large projects, material flow and communicating data with project managers
  • Responsible for all material functions associated with the development and roll-out of new products or changes to existing products
  • Impeccable customer service skills with proven problem-solving ability will be verified
  • Hours are Mon.-Fri, 7a-4p
  • Bachelor's degree preferred in business management or engineering
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications as well as Lotus Notes and SAP is necessary
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • GSCE calibre/ time served understanding of planning process
  • FMCG Knowledge/have experience of working in a fast paced seasonal environment
  • Worked with multiple range of SKUS; both short and long lead time
  • Computer Literacy including experience of ERP system – Intermediate
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for ensuring all materials are available to meet the production plan such that no material related downtime is incurred whilst ensuring raw material stocks are within defined targets
  • Required to develop and manage relationships with material suppliers and production planners to ensure the plan created meets stakeholder requirements, including line efficiency and customer demand
  • Management of planning of all inbound movements of materials including Toll such that they adhere to warehouse capacity restrictions
  • Representing the logistics department at the supplier and evaluation meetings ensuring all issues and concerns with suppliers are raised
  • Ensure all planned deliveries arrive and are received as planned with all necessary actions completed to allow the material to be received
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to build good working relationships across departments
  • High confidence and aptitude in learning new IT systems and working with data analysis
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy when working with data
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Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Focused on Jasper Operation commodities as assigned
  • Review MRP order requests and place purchase orders
  • Determine and manage appropriate inventory levels
  • Billing resolution with suppliers
  • Communicate with operations on shortages, anticipated shortages, expediting status, etc
  • Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials
  • Prepare and present business reports
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of management and suppliers both verbally and in writing
  • AS400 experience (ability to write and modify queries)
  • Ability to work with and maintain confidential information
  • Experience in a multi-site manufacturing environment
  • 2+ years related experience preferred
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Associate Materials Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Scheduling and coordinate sales orders throughout the complete distribution cycle
  • Work with configuration and warehouse teams to establish distribution schedules
  • Coordinate and ensure materials are provided according to schedules
  • Monitor order status
  • Follow standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained
  • Perform various other duties as required and requested by supervisor
  • Knowledge in Oracle highly preferred
  • Proficient in MS Windows applications
  • Independent with good problem solving skills