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Material Planner

Kelly Services
Hebron, KY 41048
**3 month contract** **for a Material Planner in Hebron, KY.**

**4 plus years experience required in manufacturing setting along with experience in ERP systems**

**1st shift; 8am-5pm Monday thru Friday**


The Material Planner will utilize business acumen to manage inventory, measure inventory turns, control inbound premium freight and drive on-time supplier delivery. This individual will report directly to the Planning Team Leader within the Logistics Department

+ Review SAP generated purchase requisitions and planned order to insure they reflect accurate planning parameters, SAP forecasts, customer purchase order and customer forecasts.

+ Work with suppliers to reduce lead-times and minimum order quantities.

+ Expedite part shortages as required with vendors, brokers, freight forwarders, carriers and receiving dock personnel.

+ Help identify, research and correct causes of inventory discrepancies and work to reduce excess inventory.

+ Participates in periodic forecasting meetings with sales, marketing, and other related departments; leads additional planning meetings with sales, production, shipping, purchasing, and customer service staff.

+ Ensure compliance with federal and state laws

+ Perform all duties in a safe manner


+ BS or BA degree in a related field, extensive experience in a related field may be substituted for the education requirement

+ 4 years experience in production planning in a manufacturing environment

+ 6 Sigma Lean experience; certification preferred

+ Experience with ERP systems, specifically SAP, as well as Microsoft Excel experience highly preferred. SAP certification will be considered highly favorable.

+ A technical background and experience in understanding the business from order to cash.

+ A high level of written and oral communications skills.

+ Knowledge of business operations, forecasting, planning, logistics and operations management.

+ Analytical and problem-solving skills.

+ Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office Platforms, Teams, Excel, and PowerPoint.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-10-11 Expires: 2021-11-11

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