Posted in Management 30+ days ago.
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Location: Troy, Michigan
Responsibility for forecasting, trend and parameter calculations to accomplish the company goals related to materials requirements planning, inventory management and other important materials related functions.
Interface with Marketing & Sales to co-ordinate market intelligence data into historical forecast
Forecast and trend calculations to ensure availability of materials in sufficient quantities
Parameter calculations for material planning to drive continuous improvement
Ability to identify, define and make recommendations for material planning initiatives
Pursue, monitor and manage the development of inventory levels, including identification of reducing
Achieve first time pick goals, stock turns and inventory levels
Extract information from ORACLE database in useable format using query programming skills
Trend calculations to ensure market specific requirements are met
Ensure appropriate records are kept to satisfy requests for historical information
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, supply chain or equivalent, required.
Minimum of 1 year experience in material planning required (Internship and Co-op Experience included), in the manufacturing industry preferred.
Good IT (MS Office) skills and experience with MRP applications preferred
Solid understanding of materials operations especially inventory control, planning/scheduling, forecasting and trend analysis
Must be organized, demonstrate flexibility and be a team player
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to grasp new initiatives/processes
Ability to work under high pressure
Good analytical skills