Our client who specializes in building gas turbine units is now seeking a
Materials Analyst to join there team!
Assure the availability of material to support production schedules and customer service requirements.
Analyze Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) results and prepare purchasing recommendations based on demand, economic order quantities and financial controls.
Issue purchase orders against approved MRP
Follow up with Suppliers on PO acknowledgements
Assist Buyers with requests for quotes
Monitor supplier credit limits and terms, assist Finance with AP questions or issues
Assist Inventory Control with investigating shortages, performing cycle counts and processing miscellaneous transactions
Investigate purchase cost variances
Investigate the effect of engineering changes to material availability
Work with Quality Control to resolve Supplier non conformities and related issues
Critical Competencies / Experience:
Relevant industry experience either in materials planning, supply chain, or logistics ideally in a manufacturing environment
Proven IT systems knowledge and skills including advanced Excel skills
Knowledge and experience using MRP systems
Good communicator both internally and with Suppliers
Assertive and diligent in following Supplier delivery performance.
Possess a mechanical aptitude and willingness to learn
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materials planning, buyer, expeditor