POSITION SUMMARY : The Master Planner is responsible for coordinating all aspects of raw material management required to support production. This includes planning & scheduling materials from MRP, managing material availability, troubleshooting material availability problems, determining & eliminating the root cause of problems in the supply chain, communicating material supply issues to internal customers, resolving conflicts as they arise, and placing PO’s with suppliers. This position will work in close partnership with Sales, Marketing, Operations, Scheduling, Customer Service, and Corporate Logistics, and external partners such as our raw material suppliers in order to develop supply chain strategies and plans that maximize service levels while simultaneously minimizing risk and reducing total inventory & cost throughout the entire supply chain. The position encompasses the principles of customer service, teamwork, communication, and negotiation.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to the following:
Effectively manage raw materials -
Expedite and de-expedite raw materials in order to meet production requirements and inventory goals.
Identify obsolete / slow moving inventory and implement processes/programs in place to reduce/minimize obsolete /slow moving raw material inventories.
Timely handling of non-conforming and defective raw materials – including discussions with Quality Control personnel, users, suppliers, and others in order to determine the source of the problem and necessary corrective action.
Proper handling of item transitions.
Plan and schedule material requirements from MRP and set-up/modify item planning parameters as needed.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS REQUIRED
A bachelor’s degree in Business, Production Management, Industrial Engineering, Finance, Economics, or equivalent.
At least two year’s experience in manufacturing, production planning, scheduling, materials management or related function is strongly preferred. APICS certification would be a plus but is not required.
Good team player with passion, customer focus, a demonstrated sense of urgency to resolve conflicts as they arise, & the ability to handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
Strong data analysis, problem solving skills, and math skills.
Demonstrated history of identifying & implementing creative solutions to drive cost out of the supply chain and improving existing systems & processes
Please send your resume to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rockline Industries is a family owned corporation established in 1976.
Rockline is principally engaged in the manufacturing and marketing...