The Greer Group is recruiting a Materials Planner for a company in Youngsville, NC. This is a temporary position, lasting approximately 3 months. Full time hours: Monday - Friday, 8: 00 AM - 5: 00 PM
Loads master schedule accurately to ensure that correct material is purchased for complex product line(s)
Maintains accurate system tracking information to produce a valid production schedule
Attends demand management meetings to discuss future demand with product management team
Attends production meetings to ensure that the production plan and customer requests are fulfilled
Works closely with Customer Service, Product Management, and Sales Reps to expedite orders and meet customer expectations
Maintains CRSD and PRSD measurements for assigned products
Produces various weekly and monthly reports to provide vital information to management
Coordinates reconfiguration and rework of existing equipment to meet new order requirements
Performs above duties with minimal supervision
Provides back up support to other master schedulers.
Bachelor`s Degree at accredited college or university
3-5 years of related professional experience
Full knowledge of ERP requirements and customer order processing
Minimum 1 year experience using SAP software
Advanced understanding of production routings, product costing, order entry, and all supply chain functions
Must have good verbal and written communication skills, for interaction both within and outside the department and the plant.
Experience with Microsoft Access, Excel, and MRP systems.
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Process Variation Reduction (Six Sigma) concepts and tool sets as they relate to materials management
Strong problem solving and analytical skills