Materials Planner

Reyes Holdings Grand Rapids , MI 49504

Posted 2 months ago

Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reyes Holdings, L.L.C. Great Lakes Coca-Cola is responsible for the production, sales and distribution of Coca-Cola brands to the market area. Together with Coca-Cola, we are proud distribution partners for the world's largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands.

Position Summary:

The Material Planner is responsible for ensuring production schedules are met by purchasing necessary materials and ensuring product arrives at plant(s) in a timely manner. In addition, this position is responsible for managing the procurement process for respective categories, from planning product purchases to ensuring conforming product is received.

Position Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

  • Plan and execute purchase orders with vendors for raw materials and supplies, confirming price and delivery

  • Maintain appropriate reorder points on raw materials

  • Update purchasing records for price and other changes

  • Develop and execute plans to meet or exceed inventory targets

  • Assist in requesting quotes and sourcing new suppliers

  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure product is available for production, new product launches and promotions

  • Lead, assist and participate with productivity projects as opportunities present themselves or as assigned

  • Develop and maintain MRP systems

  • Perform additions, general updates and overall maintenance in the system

  • Evaluate suppliers based on price, quality control, distribution capabilities and the suppliers historical performance

  • Provide analytical data related to supplier performance

  • Other projects or duties as assigned.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience working in a warehouse environment

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 2 to 4 years previous work experience in a production/warehouse/manufacturing environment

  • Minimum 1 year direct experience material planning within the manufacturing industry. Experience with manufactured goods. Experience in CPG highly preferred.

  • High school diploma or GED required.

  • Ability to work 1st shift: 5am -1:30pm Shift & start times could vary

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Effective interpersonal skills.

  • Proficient at expediting product to plant as required.

  • Strong project management skills; planning and executing.

  • High analytical capability with excellent organizational skills.

  • Strong PC software application knowledge using SAP/CONA, Excel, Work, Access and PowerPoint.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, reach, stretch, stoop, bend, and use hands and fingers. This position requires the employee to be able to read, write, and communicate orally in English

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Due to the nature of our business in regard to such things as delivery schedules, order inputs, selection, and Department of Transportation Hours of Service, overtime, attendance and punctuality are essential job functions. Should an individual in this classification not be able to adhere to this requirement due to a disability, they should contact their Human Resources department to see what, if any, reasonable accommodation may be made.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Drug Free Workplace.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Reyes Holdings companies will recruit and select applicants for employment solely on the basis of their qualifications. Our Practices and Procedures, including those relating to wages, benefits, transfers, promotions, terminations and self-development opportunities, will be administered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status and all other classes protected by the Federal and State Government. Drug Free Employer.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Materials Planning & Execution Specialist

General Electric

Posted 7 days ago

VIEW JOBS 5/16/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-08-14T00:00 Role Summary:Make an impact in the Materials Planning an Execution Specialist role At GE Aviation in Grand Rapids by locating critical materials that will aid in repairing and keeping aircrafts in flight. The Materials Planner coordinates and expedites the flow of materials according to production schedules. This role Reports to the Senior Materials Planning & Execution Staff Manager. Essential Responsibilities: * Ensures operational alignment with production plan and KPIs. * Locates electronic components utilizing forecasting techniques. * Optimizes inventory and process improvements. * Develops day to day plans in fulfillment. * Spends time on the manufacturing floor to gain understanding of needs. * Presents to internal teams on metrics, project status and research. * Resolves problems through the application of acquired expertise guided by precedent. * Updates production schedules and purchasing needs. Qualifications/Requirements: * Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Manufacturing). Desired Characteristics:Experience in Oracle. Strategic minded, prioritize work within multiple teams. Strong problem solving skills. Strong interpersonal, project and leadership skills. Ability to work on a team and independently. Extreme ownership for success of the team and the impact ones contributions make towards the success of the team. Microsoft Excel skills. #LI-SW1 About Us: At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we're manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world's toughest problems. Join us and you'll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. At GE, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. Here you'll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it's the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we've got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you're passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable). This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.Additional Locations:United States;Michigan;Grand Rapids; General Electric Grand Rapids MI

Materials Planner

Reyes Holdings