Ajilon is working with a manufacturing company in Somerset, NJ that is looking for temporary indefinite Material Planner. This role is on site with full time hours from 8:30AM to 5PM with a 30 minute lunch. The qualified candidate should have at least 3 years of related experience. If this job is a fit to your background, please send a resume to Nadia.Negm@Ajilon.com or click apply to submit a resume for review.
Coordinate with other departments to attain production goals.
Offer and track ship dates
Resolve capacity issues by prioritizing scheduling
Update production tracking and reporting in the database
Review and interpret bills of material construction
Analyze changing material demand patterns
Plan material to attain company metrics such as turns and customer fill rate
Communicate with vendors
Oversee and improve vendor performance
Analyze SAP generated forecasts on reasonableness and accuracy
Introduce new products, engineering changes and customer conversions
Update vendor purchase order changes
Process customer order inquiries, schedule changes and cancellations
Determine, research and correct material inventory discrepancies
Material Planner Requirements:
High school diploma/GED required.
Bachelor’s Degree in business, supply chain, logistics, inventory management, or a related field preferred.
Experience or internship in material planning, inventory management, purchasing, or a related position preferred
Knowledge of manufacturing processes and supply chain management.
SAP experience preferred
Good communication skills, both verbal and written
Strong Microsoft Excel skills (pivot tables, v look ups, formulas)
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
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