Our client is seeking Material Planner
candidates for a position in the automotive industry located in Huntsville, AL
- Determining the required materials and generating scheduling agreements for our suppliers.
- Ensuring materials meet specifications, quality standards, and are cost efficient
- Ensuring the consistent and adequate supply of materials necessary (JIT) for production
- Coordinating with other departments regarding production goals, timelines, supplier payments, etc.
- Tracking production volume monitoring customer demand patterns and purchasing trends
- Scheduling and overseeing the supply and delivery of materials and products
- Liaising with customers, suppliers, and distributors
- Managing inventory issues, schedules changes, and cancellations
- Leading problem-solving sessions to determine root cause and counter measures
- Preparing cost estimates and performance reports (KPI’s and Metrics)
- Ability to work outside of typical business hours and travel as needed (domestically and internationally)
About Seneca Resources:
- High School diploma/GED required
- College degree in business, logistics, inventory management, or a related field preferred.
- 3+ years professional experience in material planning, inventory management, purchasing, or a related position
- Strong organization and time management skills
- Knowledge of manufacturing processes and supply chain management
- Excellent communication skills
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office and material management systems
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
- Automotive manufacturing and project management experience
- SAP or ERP background
Seneca Resources is a client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry. Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Virginia, Alabama, Georgia, Florida and Texas that service clients throughout the United States.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.