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Production Planner (SAP MM and SAP PP experience)

The Fountain Group Gaithersburg, MD

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

Hello,

 

My name is Melissa Dowling and I represent The Fountain Group.  We are a national staffing firm and are currently seeking a Senior Production Planner for a prominent client of ours.  This position is located in Gaithersburg, MD 20878Details for the position are as follows:

 

Duration: 9 months could be extended - training onsite then could work remote a little bit

 

Job Description:

Manufacturing Sciences- Materials Management

Senior Production Planner

 

  • SAP Experience highly desired - Planning / Procurement module
  • Costing experience

 

Description:

Responsible for planning materials at the Gaithersburg facility and ensures on-time delivery of raw materials for production. Regularly works on routine and other assignments that are moderately complex in nature, where judgment is required to make recommendations and resolve problems. Works under limited supervision. Initiates routine and non-routine tasks. Normally receives no instructions on routine work and general instructions on new assignments. Works closely with other groups within organization (Development, QA/QC, Supply Chain, Finance, Manufacturing, Warehouse, and Tech Transfer).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and 2 years related experience OR High School/GED and 8 years related experience
  • GMP experience
  • Experience with lean-six sigma or other operational excellence methodologies

Knowledge of:

  • Principles of material requirement planning (MRP)
  • SAP
  • Outlook
  • Internet Explorer
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • Standard operating procedures
  • Clean room regulatory requirements
  • cGMP principles and standards
  • Current Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Microsoft Project
  • Trackwise
  • AZDoc
  • SharePoint
  • Kimmunity
  • Saba

 

Nice to Have Qualifications:

  • Supervisory experience
  • APICS certification
  • Manufacturing exp helpful
  • GMP exp
  • Pharma or Biotech background

 

Duties:

  • Ensures the timely receipt, release and consumption of materials
  • Monitors component inventory levels and determines when to expedite/de-expedite replenishments
  • Partners with stakeholder departments to identify critical issues relative to clinical raw materials and planning
  • Negotiates and implements lean processes while maintaining relationships with internal customers
  • Participates in meetings resulting in making adjustments to the production plan
  • Educates internal customers on supply chain management
  • Identifies and implements opportunities for enhanced operational excellence
  • Assists internal customers in the proper disposition of expiring inventory
  • Represents organization as a prime contact on contracts or projects
  • Leads cross-functional meetings
  • Creates Change Controls and non-conformances
  • Creates new SOPs
  • Creates and revises raw material master specifications
  • Runs metrics
  • Performs cost analysis
  • Provides training and guidance to more junior staff
  • Creates and maintains bills of materials, master recipes, and material masters
  • Generates and distributes routine reports (e.g., expired solution, expiring materials, etc.)
  • Loads and modifies production plans in MRP, as required
  • Orders materials to support the production plan

 

If you are interested in hearing more about the position please respond to melissad@thefountaingroup.com with your resume attached.

 

Please forward this email to any friends or colleagues as we do offer a Referral Bonus for any candidate hired.

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Looking for a new career, or a change from your current work environment?

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The Fountain Group

Looking for a new career, or a change from your current work environment? The Fountain Group gives you access to more opportunities in your area of expertise and allows you to gain advice and skills training that will help you advance in your chosen career field

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