Assoc Material Analyst
Education and Experience Requirements:Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related field required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Entry level position. Experience in statistical demand forecasting, time-phased replenishment planning, and managing inventories preferred. APICS certificate (Association for supply chain and operations management) preferred.
SAP education or experience preferred.
Additional Functions: 1. Review forecasts and recommend adjustments. 2. Assist in developing replenishment plans which highlight future inventory imbalances. Recommend actions to re-balance inventory levels. 3. Prepare daily, weekly and monthly reports pertaining to current status of group/individual workload, inventory levels, associated logistics costs and overall customer fill rate. 4. Review engineering drawings, vendor part catalogs, and purchased on assembly items to determine initial spares requirements in support of new and existing product lines. 5. Complete audits as appropriate to area of specialization. 6. Limited travel may be required, as appropriate to area of specialization. Perform other duties as assigned.
Other Requirements: 1. co-op experience preferred. 3. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software experience strongly preferred. 4. Knowledge of procurement procedures and manufacturing and parts distribution principles preferred. 5. Ability to operate personal computer and be proficient in Microsoft Products such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint.