Materials planner

  • location: Nashua, NH
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $28.85 - $33.65 per hour

job description

Materials planner

Our client in Salem, NH is looking to fill a Materials Planner role ASAP. Do you have experience as a Strategic inventory planner and do you know how to combine sales, demand forecasts and supply constraints and use this information to calculate what stock to purchase and when?  This role is TEMP To PERM and pay rate is $60K to $70K depending on expereince (as a temporary employee, you would be paid on a hourly basis at this salary range). Education and Experience:
  • Masters degree or
  • 5 years of Strategic Planning (or commensurate analytic experience preferred)
Required Skills and Abilities:
  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills as required in communicating with personnel in other departments.
  • Expert with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook required
  • SAP experience required
  • Quick learner for software programs like Qlikview, (CRM, reporting software)
  • Experience with project management preferred
  • Must be well organized, detail oriented, and able to multi-task efficiently
  • Must be energetic and a self-starter


Drive and improve Inventory strategy 

  • Focus on medium term and long-term planning horizon
  • Analyze and optimize medium to long term planning results 
  • Manage and optimize entire planning process
  • Focus on multiple stages of the value chain 
  • Analyze and evaluate the entire delivery chain
  • Define and determine MRP strategies and parameters
  • Select applicable forecasting methods 
Act as Interface between different stakeholders

  • Conduct daily integration using internal and external interfaces
  • Implement regular reconciliation rounds using internal and external interfaces
  • Support daily operative planning  
  • React to changes and daily problems 
  • Conduct missing parts management 
Analyze and control output and KPIs

  • Implement the MRP controlling
  • Process daily and weekly results 

  • Inventory Planning (5 years of experience is required)
  • MRP Strategies (5 years of experience is required)
  • Forecasting (5 years of experience is required)
  • SAP (5 years of experience is required)
  • Project Management (2 years of experience is preferred)
  • Materials Management
  • Masters
  • Years of experience: 5 years
  • Experience level:Experienced
Shift: First

Working hours: 8 AM - 5 PM

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