Supply Planner

Sunnyvale, CA

Posted: 02/10/2020 Position Categories: Manufacturing

Job Description


  • Plans, schedules and monitors the movement of materials for service parts through the production cycle to determine required materials.
  • Manages MRP process to convert demands into supply orders (manufacturing and purchasing requirements)
  • Monitors accuracy of data (inputs and outputs) of the MRP process and makes corrections as needed.
  • Reports to management and across business functions for routine planning updates as well as anticipated constraints or interruptions in the plan.
  • Manages inventory levels, particularly finished goods, to optimize customer service levels and business costs.
  • Works to communicate and resolve anticipated or actual back orders, schedule interruptions, and shortages of materials and capacity.
  • Create the manufacturing forecast and load the planning database accordingly.
  • Develop an executable master production schedule in accordance with shelf life and inventory guidelines.
  • Minimize inventory write-offs of inventory.
  • Communicate scheduling and inventory status and issues.
  • Works to resolve (in case of design changes) labor and material shortages, backlogs and other potential schedule interruptions.
  • Create the service parts forecast based upon domestic and international requirements data.
  • Prioritization of work orders enabling on time delivery to customers
    Works to resolve labor and material shortages, backlogs and other potential schedule interruptions.
  • Ensures supply availability for multiple sites around the world by placing demand signals and supply orders.
  • Knowledge of demand supply planning, service, SAP, Excel, and MRP all a must


Additional Information

For more than forty years, Richmar Associates has connected talented job seekers with Silicon Valley businesses from start-ups to Fortune 500. We specialize in the temporary and direct placement services business. Based in the Silicon Valley, Richmar offers staffing solutions that include temporary, temp-to-hire, payroll service, vendor management and direct placement services to clients in the High-Tech Industry.

Richmar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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