Company: The Judge Group
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Location: Vance, AL Description: Our client is currently seeking
a MATERIAL PLANNER This individual will be responsible for support
by planning, determining, controlling material requirements, and
maintaining an inventory database. Controls materials by studying
inventory, service-level targets, and manufacturing schedules;
conferring with production teams; developing inventory plans and
priorities; identifying and resolving supplier problems; and
developing solutions for launch projects in response to a JIT (just
in time) delivery requirement.
This job will have the following responsibilities: Oversees
procurement of parts and materials to ensure timely delivery.
Responsible for the accuracy of the Materials Requisition Program
(MRP) system as it relates to inventories, production planning, and
order fulfillment. Investigates causes of significant discrepancies
in order to prevent reoccurrence. Assists with the cycle counting
process to maintain inventory accuracy. Provides oversight for
inbound/outbound logistics and inventory control. Identifies and
implements opportunities to reduce transaction costs, freight
expenses, and inventory levels. Oversees order fulfillment for
internal and external customers. Establishes and maintains strong
supply chain relationships. Identifies potential slow moving
inventory for review and disposition. Maintains adequate
inventories to support operations while minimizing inventory
investments. Ensures uniform systems, procedures and training as
well as enhancing productivity of all logistics functions. Ensures
compliance with regulatory requirements of various agencies (e.g.
US Customs), ethical practices, and internal controls.
Qualifications & Requirements:
Bachelors degree in a related field and 1-3 years experience in
logistics and/or materials or a combination of education and
experience equivalent Knowledge of principles and practices of
inventory control. Knowledge of central warehousing and
distribution operations. Knowledge of data processing concepts
related to material management and budget
Keywords: The Judge Group, Tuscaloosa , MATERIAL PLANNER, Other , Vance, Alabama
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