ZF Sr. Material Planner in Duncan, South Carolina
Sr. Material Planner
Duncan, SC, US, 29334
Req ID 15010
Position Summary: Responsible for the ordering and parts in house availability of direct production parts to support the BMW Delfor and JiT/TOD call-offs. Includes the oversight and coordination of inbound/outbound foreign and domestic transportation via sea, air and surface.
Serves as a backup liaison between customer and company in the Materials function.
Orders production materials via SAP to meet customer requirements.
Coordinates carriers/containers for inbound/outbound material delivery to meet customer demand
Ensures all requirements of the Foreign Trade Zone as it relates to Materials are met.
Identifies and recommends cost reduction opportunities.
Coordinates with other Materials Planners, Logistics Materials Coordinator, shipping and receiving and other internal/external resources in daily operations and material flow activities.
Coordinates with ECR Coordinator any Engineering part number changes in a timely manner without obsolescence.
Works with the Inventory Planning & Control Supervisor and the Purchasing Department on new projects.
Coordinates Customs and Brokerage issues for production materials.
Investigates and responds to any inventory discrepancies to ensure compliance with the Foreign Trade Zone.
Other duties and projects that relate to this position.
Coordination of SKD/CKD ordering and shipping activities to meet customer demand.
Track and document all expedited, ocean and ground freight costs
Perform pre-audit of all freight invoices to verify rate/service requirements.
Compliance with all Internal and External Production Quality Management Systems and Group Directives.
May be identified as LPE for Logistics with responsibility in all areas of material and information flow
Essential Skills and Experience:
0-3+ years of related experience
Working knowledge of MRP software and SAP
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Excellent communications and written skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and must demonstrate very good Microsoft Excel skill set
Strong data input accuracy and detail oriented
Be part of our ZF team as Sr. Planner/Scheduler and apply now!
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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina
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