Contract position: A Schedule Planner is needed for an American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment in the Ankeny, IA area. This position will schedule and expedite the delivery of purchased materials to support a production plan. No per diem available. No travel is anticipated. 1st shift: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM.Responsibilities for the Planner Scheduler
Requirements for the Planner Scheduler
- Process suppliers non-conformances and expedite corrective actions. Work with the Supply Management Specialist to maintain an ongoing relationship with assigned suppliers to monitor and improve supplier performance.
- Execute the logistics requirements for the supplier concerning containers packaging methods and parameters; arrange agreements with the suppliers on appropriate logistics processes.
- Bachelor's Degree in Business/Management, Supply Management, Engineering or a similar discipline. Prefer at least 1 year prior planning or supply management specialist experience.
- Experience with supplier integration, strategic supply management, supplier development, module supply management, scheduling, forecasting, logistics, etc. SAP experience.
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