Direct Hire - We are currently in search of Material Planner 1st shifts in the Lake County area. This is a Logistics environment, with some opportunity to work from home. Responsibility: Create, review and update assigned purchase orders accurately and per defined schedule Perform pricing, quantity, and other required validation of purchase orders prior to finalization Within established guidelines, makes material planning decisions related to order quantities, frequency and shipment method Requirements: Knowledge of purchasing processes, and supply chain management Knowledge of MRP/ERP processes; preferably within SAP Knowledge of inventory management standards and practices If you or anyone you know is looking for a position like this please do not hesitate to call our office at 847-336-3700 or if you want to schedule some time with me directly text me at 224-505-1109 salary: $48,000 - $54,000 per yearshift: Firstwork hours: 8 AM - 4 PMeducation: AssociateResponsibilities Create, review and update assigned purchase orders accurately and per defined schedule Perform pricing, quantity, and other required validation of purchase orders prior to finalization Within established guidelines, makes material planning decisions related to order quantities, frequency and shipment method Review & update PO’s when required and assure confirmation status Track & confirm deliveries of assigned PO materials Continuously monitor past due status and reconcile discrepancies with suppliers Maintain high accuracy of PO data & processing Take action to expedite backordered, past due, and/or out of stock materials/orders as necessary Research receiving discrepancies to resolve quantity issues Maintain material master data as back up to Material Analyst SkillsPurchasing/ProcurementSupply ChainMRPERPSAPQualificationsYears of experience: 0 yearsExperience level: ExperiencedRandstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact HRsupport@randstadusa.com.Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility). For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.