Nov 18, 2021

Supply Planner

  • MRA Global Sourcing
  • Midwest
Full time Supply Chain / Demand and Supply Planning

Job Description

Are you a strategic thinker, with a proven ability to thrive in a company with a complex supply chain network? Do you have deep experience in supply planning and tactical procurement? Would you be interested in streamlining and developing supply planning/buying processes for a high-growth packaging company?

If you answered yes to the above questions then you may be an ideal fit for the Supply Planner position for our client, an industry-leading packaging company.

KEY PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

  • Analyze, recommend, and execute inventory optimization opportunities based on past trends and customer forecasts.
  • Process, confirm and expedite purchase orders to ensure timely delivery.
  • Effectively manage supplier performance and drive continuous improvement.
  • Partner with logistics coordinators to determine cost-effective inventory movement options.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, or related field; CPSM certification, preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in Planning, Procurement or Supply Chain within a manufacturing or distribution environment.
  • Strong continuous improvement and problem-solving skills.
  • Adept working with Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

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