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Supply Management Planner II
Ref No.: 18-05684
Location: Waterloo, Iowa
Start Date / End Date: 05/07/2018 to 05/06/2019
Job Title: Supply Management Planner II
Duration: 1 year
Location: Waterloo, IA- 50704

Job Description:
  • Performs the duties of a Supply Management Planner I.
  • Communicates with suppliers on a day-to-day basis regarding schedule releases.
  • Schedules requirements for purchased material such as economic order quantities optimal inventory level delivery and material replenishment.
  • Responsible for the implementation of optimal logistics processes and the material management systems within the unit and for the logistic performance of the suppliers.
  • Provides support services to Supply Management Specialists.
Major Duties:
  • Description of the major duties performed in this job.
  • Schedules and expedites the delivery of purchased materials to support a production plan including recommendations for premium logistic alternatives when appropriate.
  • Processes suppliers non-conformances and expedites corrective actions.
  • Works with the Supply Management Specialist to maintain an ongoing relationship with assigned suppliers to monitor and improve supplier performance; measures the performance of the supplier and defines corrective actions; may negotiate with suppliers to resolve short-term performance problems.
  • Executes inventory plans using systems parameters and material replenishment strategies to achieve inventory/asset management and material flow goals.
  • Drives continuous improvement in terms of performance with the supply base using Achieving Excellence process and criteria.
  • Executes the logistics requirements for the supplier concerning containers packaging methods and parameters; arranges agreements with the suppliers on appropriate logistics processes.
  • Works with Supply Management Specialist managing low-to-medium complex commodities and supply base.
  • Resolves shipping and receiving problems to ensure prompt and accurate payments to suppliers.

Specific Position Requirements          
  • Candidates should have great computer skills (MS Office and Excel) and experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with Supply Management and SAP is highly preferred. Must be able to work 7:00 am - 4:00 pm and be on-call every 6 weeks.
  • Manager is open to recent grad candidates.

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