ASSOCIATE MATERIAL PLANNNER

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_388410

Location

Franklin

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Franklin, MA - (USA) 50 Constitution Boulevard MA Franklin , MA - 02038 Phone : 508-346-1173

ContactNumber

508-346-1173

Job Description

ASSOCIATE MATERIAL PLANNER NEEDED FOR GROWING LOGISTICS FACILITY LOCATED in Franklin, MA
GENERAL SUMMARY
Develops and monitors schedules for products and commodities to meet external and internal customer demand. Evaluates and analyzes data regarding processes and systems. Resolves problems with inventory, production schedules, or materials shortages and recommends procedures to avoid future problems. Establishes a balance between vendors and customers based on supply and demand for materials and finished goods. Forecasts requirements, issues periodic reports on trends.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
* Limited use and/or application of basic principles, theories, and concepts.
* Develops resolutions to problems of limited scope. Follows standard practices and procedures.
* Work is closely managed. Follows specific, outlined, and detailed procedures.
* Contributions are usually limited to assignment-related activities. Failure to accomplish results can normally be overcome without a significant effect on the organization.
* Contacts are primarily with direct supervisor and other exempt professionals in the group or department.

SKILLS
* Ability to multi-task.
* Analytical ability.
* Customer focused.
* Problem solving skills.

Education Required: Bachelors (Technical)
Experience Required: 0-2 years relevant experience
Coordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials within or between departments of an establishment according to production schedule. Duties include reviewing and distributing production, work, and shipment schedules; conferring with department supervisors to determine progress of work and completion dates; and compiling reports on progress of work, inventory levels, costs, and production problems.