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Material Planning Specialist (Colmar, PA, US)

Company: Dorman Products, Inc
Location: Colmar
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Job Description:

Job Summary:Plans and schedules inbound flow of material in support of customer demands. Works cross functionally to generate and lead initiatives that will improve fill rates, inventory goals, and serviceability and reduce the length of our supply chain by performing the following duties.Primary Duties:* Determine appropriate order quantity and frequency, select appropriate vendor and place purchase orders for assigned product lines, ensuring fill rates and targeted inventory levels are achieved.* Fulfill supply chain responsibilities as an active member of a cross-functional team. Manage continuity of supply and inventory investments in accordance with mission critical business objectives (eg Fill Rates, Inventory).* Execute material planning, buying, expediting, and optimization initiatives in support of assigned product lines.Key Accountabilities:* Report root cause analysis weekly on Supply Chain issues resulting in poor Fill Rate performance.* Execute and support initiatives that impact cross functional team goals such as profitability, sales growth, E&O reduction and inventory optimization.* Support Supplier Relationship Management strategies that are developed and deployed by Procurement* Identify and resolve daily issues that may affect team or individual goals and objectives.* Identify opportunities for process improvement and cost reduction.* Interact with Operations to ensure serviceability of the customer.Requirements:Bachelor's degree from an accredited university with concentration in one or more of the following disciplines;* Management (Supply Chain, Operations)* BusinessAdditionally:* 0-2 years' experience as a business professional or military officer* Strong written and oral communications skills* Strong interpersonal skillsDorman Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer; we value a combination of ideas, perspectives and cultures. EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.Candidates must pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.

Keywords: Dorman Products, Inc, Philadelphia , Material Planning Specialist (Colmar, PA, US), Other , Colmar, Pennsylvania

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