The Master Planner supports operations team by implementing and sustaining strategic planning processes and tools to meet our customer commitments and execute to our financial forecasts. This position is responsible for the day to day management of material technicians. Key goals for the Master Planner are safety, on time delivery, forecast accuracy, inventory management, and productivity.
This position will be joining the Kollmorgen team in Radford, VA. Kollmorgen is part of Altra (AIMC).
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES
Assists in executing action plans and problem-solving activities to support team in meeting or exceeding performance for on time delivery targets and inventory management goals
Owns plant level supply and demand forecasting and drives the appropriate action. This is including but not limited to leading Production Sales & Inventory (PSI) process, being the Strategic Inventory Request (SIR) process owner and assisting in backlog management.
Partners with global supply chain leaders to provide site level supply forecasts to key suppliers.
Utilizes best practices and leads continuous improvement in scheduling, planning, and inventory control to ensure proper flow of materials throughout the value streams and drive year over year inventory turns improvement
Manages performance of material technicians and material handlers, including standard work, training and development, promotion, and disciplinary procedures
Altra Holdings, Inc.