Materials Planning Analyst I

TE Connectivity Ltd Cityview , NC 27101

Posted 1 week ago

Materials Planning Analyst

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Materials Planning Teams are responsible for the plans, schedules, and monitoring of the movement of material through the production cycle. They determine quantity and order date for materials to meet production or engineering schedules, initiate purchase or production requisitions compliant with supply agreements, and develop the schedule to be used in the production facility based on forecasts and historical analysis. The Team develops specifications for new contract orders as well as forecasts and plans for labor requirements. They provide timely and accurate input on supplier performance and may be asked to participate in higher level supplier performance reviews with the strategic sourcing team. They also monitor cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • To forecast delivery against customer enquiries when customers' requirement is for delivery shorter than standard lead-time.

  • To communicate with customers to obtain required information, files, prints, etc. needed to process and complete the job.

  • To progress shop orders to meet delivery promises and advise the customer when dates cannot be met.

  • To determine the allocation of stock orders in the knowledge of differing priorities.

  • To intelligently manipulate the production plan in accordance with company procedures to optimise customer satisfaction and billings figures.

  • To maintain integrity of the shop tracking system in order to improve deliveries and lead-times.

  • To provide departmental reports from mainframe source data in order to fully inform key personnel within the organization.

  • To work, alongside production the handling of customer returns to ensure complaints / re-manufacture is handled with speed and efficiency.

  • To receive progress enquiries from outside vendors and investigate lead-time that is achievable so that the order may be obtained.

  • To Provide the Manager with relevant Strategic information as and when required.

  • Provide Strategic Purchasing with quantities and required dates to maintain delivery on time.

  • To observe Health and Safety regulations as laid down in company procedures and Government legislation.

  • Any other reasonable task as may be requested from time to time.

What would you bring to the role?

  • Bachelor's degree in Data Analytics or currently enrolled is preferred.

  • Decides on best working practices and recommends improvements to the system where applicable.

  • Must be able to think creatively and logically and be able to work in detail without supervision.

  • Long periods of concentration and application are required together with attention to detail.

  • Contact with all departments, outside suppliers and customers. Close contact with Production, Vendors, Purchasing and Shipping.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

  • Must have excellent computer skills. Microsoft Office

  • Must have the ability to perform data analytics while applying critical thinking skills that relate to the business model.

  • Willingness to learn and understand the processes involved in production.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


Winston Salem, NC, US, 27101

Alternative Locations:


Requisition ID:44928

Nearest Major Market: Winston-Salem

Job Segment: Strategic Planning, Engineer, Mainframe, Supply, Strategy, Engineering, Technology, Operations, Automotive

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Materials Planning Analyst I

TE Connectivity Ltd