Cummins Inc. Material Planner in Peterborough, United Kingdom
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We are looking for a talented Material Planner to join our team specializing in Supply Chain Planning for our Corporate/CBS Segment in Peterborough.
This is a permanent contract. Working 37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday between 7.00am - 5.30pm.
Salary is £23,000 - £26,000 depending on experience plus company performance bonus.
You will have the flexibility of working from home on a hybrid contract.
In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:
Initiates purchase and work orders to support the demand plan.
Participates on allocation calls with Sourcing Manager, supplier, and other Cummins entities to understand nature and impact of constraints.
Works with suppliers to reduce lead time and order quantities balancing supply with demand.
Collaborates with Supply Chain Planners across the organisation to re-position excess inventory to locations with supporting demand.
Provides accurate, timely updates specific to inventory availability and back-order recovery plans.
Manages part change requests and ramp up / ramp down activities to meet demand while minimizing excess and obsolete inventory.
Reconciles order boards for critical suppliers, critical parts, and past due orders on a routine basis.
Supports the Deliver Supplier Improvement Process initiative to improve performance metrics.
Documents, communicates, and follows-up on action items impacting the ability to execute the plan.
Takes ownership and accountability for delivery of supplier schedules that supports end Customer needs.
Demonstrates the target level of proficiency in core competencies.
Remains flexible and performs other miscellaneous duties, as required, to meet business goals.
To be successful in this role you will need the following:
PC literate (Windows, MS-office):
Working knowledge of MS Excel
Experience with MRP systems such as SAP, Oracle, or a similar MRP package; or another Inventory Planning system is a plus.
Quality/Improvement Skills: General Business Knowledge, Managing Work, Problem Solving, Customer Oriented, Perseverance
Teamwork Skills: Attention to Detail, Collaboration / Cooperation, Oral & Written Communication, Dealing with Ambiguity
Requires significant relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through education, training, or on-the-job experience an equivalent field such as materials planning, production scheduling, manufacturing, or inventory control.
Job SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING
Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Cambridgeshire-UK, Peterborough, EMEA Cummins Generator Tech
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Office
Job Posting Apr 22, 2022, 1:26:03 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 220002M6