Materials Planner I
Also referred to as: Materials Planner I, Entry Materials Planner, Materials/Inventory Planner I
Requirements and Responsibilities
Reviews sales forecasts, product specifications, and production schedules to accurately determine raw material requirements for an organization. Ensures raw materials are available to meet designated production schedules. Utilizes MRP system to coordinate materials from purchasing, processing, warehousing, and production. Documents material details, including all codes, brands, and contact information necessary to process orders. Updates orders to account for remaining inventory or changes in production schedules. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience.
Similar Jobs:  Materials Planner III, Materials Planner II, Materials Planning Assistant I, Materials Management Analyst I, Materials Planner V, Materials Planning Assistant III, Materials Planner IV, Materials Planning Assistant II, Materials Engineer I
Level of Education:  Materials Planner I Salaries with a High School Diploma or Technical Certificate, Materials Planner I Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Materials Planner I Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Materials Planner I Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Materials Planner I Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation