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Inventory Planner

Robert Half Miamisburg, OH

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

Well respected manufacturing company in Dayton is seeking a Inventory Planner. The responsibilities of the Inventory Planner include managing inventory items, controlling day-to-day inventory operations, and implementing inventory control protocols.


•Prepares rolling forecast and inventory data along with assumed capacities and replenishment times. Through this process bottlenecks should be highlighted ahead of time and communicated to sales and manufacturing as needed so corrective action can be initiated to prevent service interruptions.

•Participate in cross-functional planning meetings as required.

•Work with logistics and distribution personnel to ensure that replenishment activities minimize freight costs and inventory levels do not exceed space available at any facility.

•Assist in other activities as directed, including: capacity studies, system optimization and maintenance, and packaging standardization.

•Analyze excess inventory against planned production to determine if transfer of inventory is preferable to production/purchase using tools provided. Take appropriate action. Process transfer workbenches as needed.

•Collect data to create and maintain planning reports and all associated planning logic in the ERP system for assigned product families.


•Bachelor's Degree in Business, Operations Management Logistics, Supply Chain Management

•3+ years of related production planning experience

•An understanding of purchasing, scheduling, and MRP techniques

•Lean Six Sigma experience preferred

For more information, call Jason Young @ (937) 637-7759

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