We have an immediate opening for a Business Planner.
-Manages the processing and scheduling of customer orders to optimize production and delivery performance
-Participate in supply chain improvement projects
-Provide manufacturing location with necessary analytical support to execute best practices
-Manages and controls work-in-process and finished goods inventory
-Arranges for shipment of orders inclusive to coordinate QA and operations release
-Drives change to improve business planning processes and methods
-Interacts with and supervises salary, union represented personnel
-Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, finance, industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering, marketing, operations management or other related field is required. A Bachelor's degree in engineering is preferred.
-Minimum five years related experience
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Demonstrated ability to work effectively with various levels of management and outside suppliers
-Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
-High level proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Power Point.
-Knowledge of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system, such as Oracle, preferred
-Ability to work weekends, holidays, and extended hours as necessary
-Ability to travel to meetings, training, etc. as necessary