Viewing Job - Sr Materials Planner / Buyer [EB-3257690890]


Elkhart, IN 46516

Years Experience



Automotive - Motor Vehicles - PartsManufacturing


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Large, International Manufacturing Company located in Elkhart Indiana is looking for a Sr. Materials Planner / Buyer


  • Supports development company’s supply chain strategic direction and goals, ensuring alignment with Plant and Corporate strategic objectives.
  • Leads the forecasting, planning and procurement activities for material planning across multiple business units and plants.
  • Monitors overall efficiency of the supply chain continuously optimizing inventory levels and minimizing costs through the company-wide deployment of lean materials initiatives.
  • Leads adoption of planning tools and best practices to increase transaction discipline and improve inventory accuracy.
  • Engages plant materials managers and operations leads to analyze problems, implement corrective actions, and drive standardized best-practices across the company.
  • Manages inventory purchasing strategies and demand planning & forecasting for production scheduling to ensure an uninterrupted supply of customer products and to maximize efficient operations and production.
  • Monitors inventory levels across the company. Investigating variances from plan and guiding plants into control. Adjust plant-level inventory forecasts to changes in product mix and sales volumes.


  1. Bachelor’s Degree
  2. 3+ years Materials Planning experience working in a manufacturing environment
  3. APICS Certification in supply chain management is preferred (CPIM).

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