LouisvilleKYRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Louisville jobs

International Material Planner

Company: GE Appliances, a Haier company
Location: Louisville
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

**The GEA Way**
At GE Appliances, a Haier company, we come together to make good things, for life. As the fastest-growing appliance company in the U.S., were powered by creators, thinkers and makers who believe that anything is possible and that theres always a better way. We believe in the power of our people and in giving them the freedom to explore, discover and build good things, together.
The GEA Way philosophy, backed by three simple commitments defines the way we work, invent, create, do business, and serve our communities: _we come together_ , _we always look for a better way_ , and _we create possibilities_ .
Interested in joining us on our journey?
We are looking to hire an International Material Planner to add to our Central Materials team. The position will require planning & system competencies such as Oracle, Microsoft Suite (Excel) and basic knowledge on BI tool. In addition, will monitor and track hot shipments, and have high communication with suppliers and the manufacturing material teams.
International Material Planner
USA, Louisville, KY
**How You'll Create Possibilities**
+ Manage material flow for a portfolio of suppliers to maintain product availability and schedule achievement goals.
+ Communicate with Master Schedulers & material teams on impacts of part availability.
+ Coordinate and expedite movement of material deliveries as needed to SDCs.
+ Communicate with suppliers regarding shortages, overall part availability and future state production needs.
+ Work with quality team to ensure proper inventory coverage when parts are rejected from working inventory.
+ Ensure inventory quantities, receipts, and other part data in a MRP system are accurate and maintained in a timely manner.
+ Work with warehouse 3PL and other stakeholders to reconcile physical inventory vs. parts system.
+ Responsible for management of part parameters such as safety stock, lead time, etc.
+ Resolve supplier issues and inventory surplus/deficits as required at the SDCs.
+ Improve material availability to support production and customer requirements through corrective actions for availability/span issues, improved supplier response times, transportation planning and inventory management.
+ Drive inventory reduction through improved material planning, supplier cycle reductions, work in-process improvements, vendor managed inventory, etc.
+ Manage respective transportation and logistics costs to reduce inventory and drive productivity improvements.
+ Support product variable cost productivity initiatives.
+ Responsible for outcomes of planning metrics such aged PO, ages ASN and other planning parameters.
+ Manage build-out process for supplier changes, including manual part ordering.
+ Manage the depletion of safety stock, wind down orders and collaborate final part counts with site material teams.
+ Lead and oversee bank build process.
+ During new product introduction (NPI) events, communicate with supplier to set up lead times, delivery dates, safety stock for new part
**What You'll Bring to Our Team**
+ Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, or related fields.
+ Minimum of two (2) years of relevant experience in lean process improvements, change management, hands on experience with distribution, logistics or supply chain including experience in Lean Supply Chain production method.
+ Experience building, empowering and leading Lean continuous improvement projects and talented cross-functional teams.
+ Ability to travel up to 15%to support satellite plant activities and business meetings/training, as needed.
+ Computer literate and skilled in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, MicroStrategy/ Tableau, Oracle and Outlook.
+ Prior experience working in a high SKU and high velocity manufacturing operations.
**Our Culture**
At GE Appliances, creativity meets passion and conversations lead to exceptional outcomes and experiences. We respect and value the unique backgrounds and experiences that everyone brings to GE Appliances. We believe a diverse workplace, where everyone is included and people can be their true and authentic selves, fosters creativity and innovation. We know our differences are our greatest strength. The very best innovations across every function of a company come from diverse teams. Our commitment to ensuring a safe and inclusive workplace where everyone is valued allows employees to perform at their best, every day. Diversity at GE Appliances helps us achieve zero distance to our owners, innovate smartly and connect to the communities and customers we serve. We encourage and support the ideas, aspirations, and the wellbeing of everyone - our employees and our communities
GE Appliances is a trust-based organization. It is important we offer our employees the flexibility they need to do their best work while balancing the needs of the business and individuals. When you join GEA, you will have the opportunity to work with your leader to create a flexible work arrangement that balances the needs of the individual, team, and organization.
GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE Appliances participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S
_If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply, please send an e-mail_ _to ask.recruiting@geappliances.com_

Keywords: GE Appliances, a Haier company, Louisville , International Material Planner, Other , Louisville, Kentucky

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Kentucky jobs by following @recnetKY on Twitter!

Louisville RSS job feeds