Determine the current and future needs of raw materials and / or components required to meet the master production schedule. Provide timely inputs required by the business units.
Responsible to Ensure Material availability base on Production and Demand Forecasts; able to determine and Adjust parameter in MRP.
Handles part/engineering changes, avoiding obsolescence and material gaps, as per ECR, MCR or similar; Anticipates customer’s needs.
Able to handle Min Max and Discrete purchase as well as VMI accounts. Solve in major situations related to procurement, material control and planning.
Sets Controls/Limits in metrics to ensure/avoid going out of control/range. Analyze and control the materials according to their inventory classification. Evaluates Material Forecast vs Actual Deliveries/Stock. Takes leader's role when necessary.
4 years of experience working in Materials department.
English spoken and written (90% Advanced).
SAP proficient (desirable).
CAS, Solumina, Windows Office (Excel Macros and Visual Basic is a plus).
Management MRP Systems.
Demand balance and MIN MAX systems experience
Proven communication, teamwork and negotiation skills
APICS (Management and inventory control, Supply chain, etc.).
Project management, coordination experience (Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing is a plus).