Associate Materials Planner

Tampa, FL

Posted: 02/26/2019 Job Number: JN -022019-10508
Associate Materials Planner

SRG offers flexible staffing solutions with a national presence. We provide contract, contract-to-hire, direct hire and executive search services. SRG utilizes an innovative approach to identify and qualify talent that is unique to the Staffing industry, featuring a cutting-edge platform that allows us to rapidly and precisely match professionals to client requirements. We have a proprietary database of over one million candidates and maintain continuous contact with our qualified talent.

Title: Associate Materials Planner
Location: Tampa, FL
Industry: Pharmaceutical
Hours: 1st Shift Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Salary: $18.00/hr-$25.00/hr
Employment Type: Contract with the possibility to go perm

Environment: This client is one the world s leading suppliers to the pharmaceutical, biotech and specialty ingredients markets. We create products that support a healthier lifestyle and enhance ones quality of life. Isn t this a company you want to work for?

This position is responsible for identifying and managing raw materials requirements to support production and scheduling all activities required to procure, release, and handle raw materials and finished product.
  • Responsible for determining and communicating demand for and availability of raw materials required for production.
  • Work with project managers and the Production Team to identify and aggregate demand for raw materials and other production related supplies.
  • Analyze trends as necessary and develop models to predict demand.
  • Generate and maintain the master data such as Bill of Material, safety stock, reorder points and order quantities in cooperation with Production, Material Management and Purchasing.
  • Enter appropriate information into SAP, including purchase requisitions, bills of materials, and process orders.
  • Frequently review and adjust due dates, quantities, and shipments as appropriate to meet production needs; ensure dates are communicated to and agreed with the supplier. Understand and adhere to all applicable cGMP and other regulatory requirements.
  • Develop and maintain material master schedule, including procurement, receipt, and testing and release of raw materials and shipment of finished product.
  • Identify, mitigate and escalate appropriately any issue that interferes with availability of material for production.
  • Support continuous improvement of materials management processes. Analyze metrics such as forecast accuracy and on-time delivery, determine root causes behind variances and communicate and take corrective action
  • Serve as backup when needed to the Master Planner

Education and Experience
  • Bachelor s degree in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Information Systems, logistics or related field
  • Ideally looking for 2 years industry related experience within supply chain/procurement, logistics, etc. Will consider recent college graduates looking for their first corporate position. The ideal candidate may have completed in an internship as well.
  • Knowledge of SAP strongly preferred or related system
  • Ability to process and manage large amounts of information and comfortable with complexity
  • Ability to interpret standard operating procedures and protocols and understand and adhere to regulatory requirements and company policies.
  • Ability to measure forecast accuracy and determine root causes for variances
  • Ability to specify actions that contribute to the continuous improvement of key performance indicators
  • Excellent communication, leadership, project management and relationship building skills
  • Strong analytical, business process analysis and problem-solving capabilities
  • Strong organizational and presentation skills
  • Strong communication, computer and organizational
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks with varying timelines and priorities
  • Strong team player with high motivation and results-oriented work ethic
  • Capable of working in a matrix environment
  • Must be comfortable working with all levels of staff and management

Search words: inventory, planning, forecasting, scheduling, raw materials, SAP, buying, purchasing, material management, supply chain, procurement, purchase orders, production, intern, internship

Apply Online

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.