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Planning Specialist

Hunter International Recruiting Wilmington, DE

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Planning/Scheduling Specialist will act as the primary interface between manufacturing and the supply chain.

Planning/Scheduling Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the right materials are procured at the right time, quality and quantity to minimize production and storage costs, based on the material plan.
  • Develop and provide expected demand for ingredients and packaging materials to suppliers on regular basis.
  • Obtain supply capability confirmation.
  • Schedule and manage the execution of material deliveries against existing contracts or purchase orders.
  • Assess and respond to expected raw material storage and distribution capacity requirements based upon supplier lead times.
  • Execute the plans for slow-moving/obsolete raw materials for disposition.
  • Manage health of raw materials, semi-finished and packaging materials.
  • Plan movement of sourced/in-process product from a stocking location to a specific point of use location.
  • Manage levels, replenishment models, product mixes and stocking locations for in-process product.
  • Participates in daily/weekly planning meetings and represents material plans as appropriate.
  • Communicates with manufacturing, plant technical, purchasing, and master scheduling personnel regarding supply problems and their resolutions.
  • Utilize the system(s) of record to plan and execute raw material and semi-finished procurement and identify issues where appropriate.
  • Maintain accurate raw material and supplier master data including planning parameters such as order quantities or lot sizes, lead times and safety stocks.
  • Identify inaccurate raw material inventory records and initiate actions to address.
  • Issue detailed schedule for each asset based on a final time-phased production plan.
  • Manage daily production schedules during planning horizon.
  • Assure schedule is continually maintained and communicated throughout the supply chain.
  • Communicate production issues, supply changes, deviations from plan and potential resolutions to appropriate parties.
  • Monitoring process orders & assuring closed as needed, accurate process orders are used to maintain system & data integrity.
  • Works with manufacturing to optimize the plant schedule along with manufacturing capabilities.

Planning/Scheduling Specialist Qualifications:

  • High School Degree required; Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Background in Supply Chain, Material Planning, Business or equivalent
  • SAP Experience required
  • Strong Communication and Project Management Skills



 

Company Description
Every day at Hunter International, we connect clients with the best and brightest talent in their industry. We provide leading organizations nationwide with recruiting solutions that ensure an efficient and timely hiring process. In addition, we seek to understand job seekers’ skills and accomplishments, forging a career path that will enable them to reach their professional goals.

Our process begins once you apply or upload your resume to work with our recruiting experts. If selected, you will receive a personalized review of your application as well as job recommendations to ensure you aren’t missing the right opportunity. Hunter’s expert recruiting team will advocate on your behalf with the hiring manager to communicate your unique qualifications and skills as the best choice for their job opening. We’ll handle gathering feedback from the hiring manager, coordinating your interviews and negotiating your pay. After a successful placement, our team will keep the lines of communication open throughout your journey. We’ll celebrate your success onsite, provide feedback and field questions because at Hunter we are #RootedinConnection

Hunter International Recruiting is certified as a women’s business enterprise through the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the US. We recognize the commitment to supplier diversity that is embraced by corporations and government agencies today, and we can add diversity to your supply chain.

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Why Work Here?
As a STEM workforce partner to Fortune 500 companies, you will receive a tailored approach to give you the best shot at landing the job!

Every day at Hunter International, we connect clients with the best and brightest talent in their industry. We provide leading organizations nationwide with recruiting solutions that ensure an efficient and timely hiring process. In addition, we seek to understand job seekers’ skills and accomplishments, forging a career path that will enable them to reach their professional goals. Our process begins once you apply or upload your resume to work with our recruiting experts. If selected, you will receive a personalized review of your application as well as job recommendations to ensure you aren’t missing the right opportunity. Hunter’s expert recruiting team will advocate on your behalf with the hiring manager to communicate your unique qualifications and skills as the best choice for their job opening. We’ll handle gathering feedback from the hiring manager, coordinating your interviews and negotiating your pay. After a successful placement, our team will keep the lines of communication open throughout your journey. We’ll celebrate your success onsite, provide feedback and field questions because at Hunter we are #RootedinConnection Hunter International Recruiting is certified as a women’s business enterprise through the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the US. We recognize the commitment to supplier diversity that is embraced by corporations and government agencies today, and we can add diversity to your supply chain. Follow us on Twitter: @hirecruiting Like us on Facebook: Hunter International Follow us on Instagram: @hunterinternational Connect With Us on LinkedIn: Hunter International Recruiting

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