firstPRO is hiring an Production/Inventory Planner for a Global Food Manufacturer company located in Camden County of NJ. The ideal individual will report to the Supply Chain Manager and work closely with corporate, logistics, warehouse and production to plan the proper replenishment of raw materials and packaging supplies based on demand and capacity. This is a permanent opportunity with lucrative compensation and competitive benefit, in addition, company would like to develop the right individual to be a Supply Chain Leader in the near future. Responsibilities: Report to Supply Chain Manager to oversee raw materials inventory, packaging supplies and finished goods stock level, ensure proper safety and cycle stock level to accommodate daily and short-term production capacity. Collaborate with US Headquarter for sales and demand forecast, plan, develop and adjust production schedule based raw materials, packaging supplies and finished goods level using SAP, determine replenishment strategy to avoid inventory shortage or overstock. Plan inventory movement on raw materials and packaging materials using SAP and MRP. Create purchasing orders in SAP for raw materials and packaging supplies and release orders to suppliers. Review warehouse space to ensure availability for new in-bound shipments. Monitor suppliersâ€™ performance; ensure compliance on supplier lead-time, delivery, and quality. Follow up with suppliers on orders status; follow up with 3PL on shipment arrival date. Generate reports on supplier performance, alert management with supplier issues. Conduct quality check on in-bound shipment and process returned orders to suppliers. Handle sudden changes of customer orders, demand and production, and modify raw material replenishment and inventory level based on changes. Qualifications: Associate Degree or Bachelorâ€™s Degree in business, Supply Chain or related field. Recent 4 yearsâ€™ work experience as a Production Scheduler, Inventory Planner, Material Planner or Logistics within manufacturing industry, exposure to food manufacturing is a plus. Solid experience with SAP, ERP and MRP. Solid experience with Excel Spreadsheet. Problem solver and solid analytical skills, keen in process improvement and lean practice. Ability to work in both office and production environment. Able to pass background check and drug screen. Compensation and benefits: 65K to 70K 401K with match Paid Holidays and PTO Health ,dental and vision Health, Dental, Vision Long-term/short-term disability Life insurance
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