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Reference # : 17-77058 Title : DRP (Distribution Replenishment Planning) Planner
Location : Carlsbad, CA
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 09/18/2017 / 09/18/2018  
Description

DESCRIPTION: 

Artech is currently seeking to add to the below position


Job Title: DRP (Distribution Replenishment Planning) Planner
Job ID: 7441745
Location: 5781 Van Allen Way, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Duration: 12 Months contract
Shift : Mon-Fri, 1st shift, 8 hrs/day, typically 8-5 but there's some flexibility after the contractor is trained.

Duties:    
The principal objective of the DRP Planner is to ensure that we have the correct inventory available of finished goods in the correct place at the correct time, while optimizing inventory levels with regards to backorders, inventory and stock write offs. This should be achieved by establishing KPI's alongside implementation of continuous process improvements, improved data integrity, solid operating mechanisms and close collaboration with key partners along the global supply chain. 

Job encounters varying work situations, involving moderate complexity.  Considerable independent judgment and initiative are required in resolving problems and making recommendations.   Must demonstrate judgment, tact and diplomacy in dealing with internal and external customers.  Initiative and organization skills are extremely valuable to ensure a smooth office operation. May determine methods and procedures on new assignments.

Skills:    
10+ years experience in distribution or production planning and scheduling, inventory control, logistics, material management. 
Knowledge of Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) process and Distribution Requirements Planning (DRP) process.
Familiar with the concepts of demand/pull, replenishment, and the basic principles of inventory management (turns, cost to serve, etc.) 
APICS certification preferred. 
Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and an ERP system.  Knowledge of Access preferred. 
Strong analytical and project management skills. 
Excellent interpersonal skills both verbal and written
Solid Problem Solving Skills 
Sound Decision Making Capabilities 
Must be team oriented and a team leader, possess a positive attitude and work well with others. 
Must be flexible and able to work in a fast past, changing environment. 
Ability to organize and prioritize work to meet deadlines.

Must be detailed-oriented. 
Education:    
Bachelors Degree required

5 - 10 years planning experience (manufacturing environment)

Please apply on our company website (www.artechinfo.com) with reference to job ID, or contact me at Pradeep.V@artechinfo.com / 973.507.7539
 
Pradeep
Team Lead – Staffing
Artech Information Systems LLC
360 Mt. Kemble Avenue, Suite 2000 | Morristown, NJ 07960
Office: 973.507.7539 | Fax: 973.998.2599
Email:
Pradeep.V@artechinfo.com | Website: www.artechinfo.com
About Artech Information Systems LLC
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