Material Planner

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Material Planner

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Primary Responsibilities:

• Systematically plan materials to meet sales and production demands
• Maintain and control inventory, adjusting according to forecasting procedures
• Communicate with manufacturing facility in China regarding shipment schedules and lead times
• Manage the import, shipping and customs processes for inbound shipments
• Manage outbound shipments to meet delivery schedule
• Develop visibility and varied reporting in MRP system and Microsoft Excel
• Compile and/or distribute production schedules, inventory reports, status reports, and customer information
• Organize and maintain document files accurately
• Attend weekly Operations meetings
• Analyze and improve operations procedures
• Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Engineering, Statistics, Accounting, or Math-Related Area
• 3-5 years working with Resource Planning Systems (ERP/MRP) as a material planner.
• SAP Business One experience is a plus
• Previous experience working with Chinese vendors required
• Bilingual, Fluent Mandarin is a plus
• Strong mathematical skills required
• Strong problem-solving ability and analytical skills with a focus on organization
• Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office and Windows OS
• Great interpersonal skills; displays honesty, ethics and integrity at all times
• Excellent customer service and communication skills including a positive attitude
• Must have prompt and regular attendance, a sense of urgency, self-motivation and discipline
• Minimum of 40 hours per week

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