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Material Planner- PC&L

Location: 

Saginaw, MI, US

Division:  North America (NA)
Req ID:  50237

          

Job Title:  Material Planner                                                                                         

Level:  5/6                                                                                                                           

Supervisor:  Connie Madison      

 

MAJOR JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Analyze Production Plans                                                                                                                      
  • Order Material from suppliers to support production                                                                                         
  • Manage Troubled Suppliers                                                                                                                  
  • Work with Purchasing and Quality on supplier delivery and quality issues                                                   
  • Maintain Inventory Accuracy (cycle counts)                                                                                                        
  • Engage in New Program Launches                                                                                                     
  • Communicate with Transportation on carrier issues                                                                                          
  • Track delivery of material from suppliers                                                                                                            
  • Manage Premium Freight of Incoming material 
  • Develop schedules for customer service requirements.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS:

 

  • Minimum of 1 year of manufacturing experience in automotive industry
  • Available to work flexible hours to best support manufacturing.
  • Intermediate to advanced experience with computer applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and other presentation applications and/or software
  • Be able to pass all background checks and pre-employment tests, including any required drug tests
  • Be able to maintain the confidentiality of any information s/he encounters
  • Strong communication, trouble shooting, administrative and organizational skills
  • Must have right to work in the US without sponsorship
  • Physical Requirements:
    • Standing
    • Walking
    • Lifting not more than 40 pounds
    • Stooping/Crouching
    • Twisting/Bending
    • Speaking/Listening

 

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance or Supply Chain.
  • Engineering and/or other technical skills
    Reasonable accommodations may be made to those who are able to perform the essential duties of the job.