MRP Controller (15376)

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC Westminster , MD 21157

Posted 2 months ago

Knorr Brake Company is the innovative leader in the manufacture and supply of braking systems, passenger doors and climate-control equipment for all types of Mass Transit customers such as: METRO, Light Rail Vehicles, High-Speed Trains, Commuter Rail and Monorail Vehicles for the North America market. We're part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, the global leader in braking technologies. As part of our team, you'll collaborate with a world of talented and dedicated colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. You'll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, partnerships, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. Innovation is part of our DNA. Achievement drives our culture. Learn more today! KBC Careers

Purpose and Objective

The purpose of the MRP Controller is to ensure on-time deliveries of purchased components/raw materials from 3rd Party Suppliers in support of the Manufacturing/Sales plan. The MRP Controller is also responsible to maintain the date integrity of the MRP system as well as communicate and interact with the Material Planners to resolve delivery problems relating to the suppliers assigned.

Major Responsibilities of the Position

  • Through daily phone calls, emails, faxes, and other forms of communication, ensure all purchase orders for commodities assigned are ordered and delivered on time to contract delivery date(s). Provide daily communication and feedback to internal planners and manufacturing personnel as to delivery dates, delays, and/or process problems. Attend production meetings as requested or required to provide the most current delivery information while obtaining manufacturing requirements. Communicate to suppliers any increases/decreases/scheduling alignments or changes to production requirements and assess impact to supplier(s) and manufacturing.

  • Order Processing: Placing Purchase Orders, Rescheduling Orders, Confirmations, Invoice reconciliation, Decision of order quantities and due dates according to stock balance and costs (e.g. finding volume discounts where possible.

  • Interact with Supplier Quality to ensure disposition of defective materials.

  • Monitor reports relative to inventory levels. Inventory/Supply control in reference to Raw materials, Material committed or MIT / WIP.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills

Technical and Professional Requirements

  • Working knowledge of ERP systems (SAP preferred), Excel, word and purchasing practices.

  • Experience with Material Requirements Planning.

  • Experience with manufacturing practices of commodities assigned.

  • General office skills.

Academic Requirements

  • Related Bachelor's degree desired

Required Experience

What does Knorr Brake Company have to offer you?

  • Competitive Health Benefits

  • Company Paid Life and Disability Benefits

  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • 401 (k) Plan

  • Educational Assistance

  • Free Passes to Local Attractions

  • Free Gym memberships

  • Additional Discount Offerings

  • Volunteer Paid Time Off

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Sick Leave

  • Company Paid Holidays

  • Monthly Employee Welfare Events and Volunteer Opportunities

We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class.


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