•The MRP Planner is responsible for production planning and scheduling as well as procurement and scheduling of raw materials and supplies needed for the Baltimore Lubricants Plant. As the MRP Planner, you will ensure a safe achievable production schedule and seamless availability of materials capable of meeting demands for finished product and achieving goals of In Full – On Time shipment of customer orders
•Responsible for managing and maintaining optimum inventories of bulk /non-bulk raw materials to meet scheduled production demands.
•Run MRP Order, Defer, Expedite, reports daily to maintain proper raw material inventory levels
•Includes receiving, confirming, and filing of all purchase order acknowledgements.
•Support Industrial and Auto planning and purchasing of raw materials for multiple blending work centers.
•Review, forward, and action price discrepancies at time of order entry with central purchasing so that JDE VQF can be updated, order amended, placed and acknowledged by the supplier.
•At least 1 – 2 years’ experience in manufacturing environment
•Strong knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint and MS outlook are a must
•Experience working in the SAP ERP system
•Must have extensive knowledge of inventory control, materials management, and material procurement is needed for problems created in meeting production demands