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Job Type : Contract
Location : Memphis, Tennessee
Pay : Good pay
What you will be doing:
The supply chain planner is responsible for ensuring that Cummins Memphis Distribution Center receives the materials they need quickly, efficiently, and within budget to meet internal and external customer expectations and requirements. To do this, they must monitor the company s inventories and track the performance of current suppliers. In addition, they must work cross functionally with other areas of the supply chain including purchasing, product management, forecasting, transportation and operations to ensure objectives are met.
Plans, orders, and expedites materials needed in the supply chain aftermarket division.
Maintains proactive contact with suppliers to understand order status, packaging problems, and Electronic Data Interchange problems.
Provides information for affected cross-functional areas including shop operations, purchasing, Supplier Quality I, and product engineering.
Develops and maintains spreadsheets and databases to assist with responsibilities; analyzes data; audits pull signals and overall system performance; measures supplier delivery performance.
Implements production scheduling systems; coordinates inventory levels relative to manufacturing capacity and capability; compiles and schedules orders.
Works with supplier to resolve issues regarding procedures, delivery, status updates, pricing, and other matters.
Tracks, evaluates, and maintains evolving data for new product introduction.
Understands the structure of the organization and maintains a strong network across departments; draws on network to answer questions, solve problems, and successfully execute responsibilities.
Understands and applies appropriate company and department rules and guidelines to work.
Knows and complies with all safety policies and procedures.
Demonstrates confidentiality as required.
Interfaces with customers, suppliers, engineers, and other functions.
Participates in the maintenance of quality procedures; leads and participates in improvement projects.
Participates in self- and team-audits and associated corrective action.
Performs other miscellaneous duties, as required, to get the job done.
What you will need:
High School Diploma
Minimum of 1 year experience in Supply Chain and/or distribution operations is required
Proficiency with MS Excel and Outlook is required.
Previous experience using planning systems and/or order management systems is preferred. Cummins has systems unique to their operations, training will be provided on those applications.
Manages complexity: Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
Optimizes work processes: Knowing the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement.
Communicates effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
Global perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues, using a global lens.
Our client asked me to submit 3 great people within the next few days. We work directly with the hiring manager and can arrange interviews within a few days