Senior Planner - NPI

II-VI Marlow - Horsham, PA3.1

Full-timeEstimated: $62,000 - $84,000 a year
EducationSkills
Horsham, PA, USA
Full Time

KEY JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide material planning and supply chain project management support to a wide variety of new product development programs
Coordinate with Engineering Program management on the timely fulfillment of all project related raw materials and sub-assembly requirements.
Assist Engineering Project management in the development and maintenance of new product cost models.
Execute all MRP actions and exception signals stemming from the approved NPI build plan.
Work with production floor staff to ensure that all resources are properly allocated and assigned to support prototype jobs.
Process appropriate documentation and coordinate material movement from stock locations to productions centers, or in response to specific requests from the R&D team.
Conduct routine analysis and maintenance of ERP and planning system data attributes.
Coordinate with Finisar's International Purchasing Office on the management of domestic and off shore suppliers and sub-contractors to ensure the timely fulfillment of orders for raw material and sub-assemblies.
Closely coordinate with Finisar's global network of production facilities on the transfer of new products and updates to established products.
Regularly evaluate and optimize program related inventory with an emphasis on avoiding or minimizing excess and obsolete material levels.
Participate in and contribute to continuous process improvement initiatives at the department and division level as well as cross functionally.
Assist management in the development and maintenance of key team performance and productivity metrics.
Provide key statistical and performance input as well recommendations for future objectives to management for use in Quarterly Business Review presentations.
Partner with the Demand Planning Team to facilitate thorough cross functional collaboration on NPI project status, key project deliverables and timely and accurate disposition of Excess and Obsolescence material.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
5 Years related experience in Production Planning

BS Degree in Business

5 Years experience in Major ERP System Oracle or SAP

Strong Microsoft Office Skills - Excel