CharlottesvilleRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Charlottesville jobs

Raw Materials Planner

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Stuarts Draft
Posted on: July 9, 2024

Job Description:

Summary The Supply Chain Raw Material Planner is a key interface between Supply Chain and our vendors. In this role they will ensure the consistent and adequate supply of materials necessary to support production requirements. This includes timely placement and tracking of purchase orders as well as effectively problem solving and escalation of issues as they arise. Responsibilities 1. Long term planning and follow up --- Coordinate with Network Planning and the Plant to ensure alignment of raw material deliveries to satisfy production requirements. --- Manage vendors to ensure performance to agreed upon lead times and quality standards including managing SCARS, vendor file data, evaluations and re-evaluations in coordination with Corporate and Local QM. --- Plan vendor and raw material change requests to ensure proper inventory levels through the transition. 2. Medium and short term planning --- Execution of weekly procurement plans, which includes requisition review and purchase order placement with the vendors including MRO items. --- Maintain all open purchase orders with accurate delivery dates and proactively identify and address potential delays. --- Resolve receiving and invoicing issues with the Vendor, Warehouse, and Finance as they arise. --- Development, control and maintenance of the planning system ensuring data integrity & operational efficiency. --- Work closely with external business units, operations, logistics and procurement groups to deliver a best in class service. --- Coordinates inventory control including cycle counts, reconciliation, and reporting. --- Coordinates non-conforming material procedures. 3. Follow up and communication --- Analyze and summarize raw material procurement data into effective business metrics. --- Ensure vital component delivery information is shared in all relevant departments. --- Follow up on backorder issues, and when required set up recovery plans. --- Keep daily contact with manufacturing and ensure they have required information to act according to plans in their daily work. Essential Functions of the Role

  • Prolonged periods of sitting and standing
  • Frequent movement over large manufacturing floor area
  • Effective communication and listening skills
  • Ability to travel
  • Lifting-10 pounds Work Experience Requirements --- Number of Overall Years Necessary: 2-5 --- 2-5 years of Supply Chain Experience required, preferably in a Planner, Buyer, Inventory Analyst, or Expeditor role. Education Requirements --- Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations, or related discipline. --- APICS CPIM or other Supply Chain certification desired. Specialized Skills/Technical Knowledge
    • Experienced user of SAP or other Tier 1 ERP system.
    • Understanding of procure to pay processes and business controls.
    • Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, or other regulated manufacturing experience.
    • Strong Excel skills for data analysis. Local Specifications (English and Local Language)
      • English Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops,manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care and critical care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Headquartered in Libertyville, Illinois, it has manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents and sells in nearly 80 countries. Hollister is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Firm of John Dickinson Schneider Inc (JDS Inc), a 100 year old company. Hollister is guided by the shared Mission of JDS Inc, to make life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services. Hollister is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/DisabilityJob Req ID: 33249

Keywords: Disability Solutions, Charlottesville , Raw Materials Planner, Professions , Stuarts Draft, Virginia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

Charlottesville RSS job feeds