23 days old

Supply Planner

Emmi Roth
Fitchburg, WI 53713
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From our plant floors to our corporate office, the Emmi Roth team is proud of the brands we make, the farmers we support and the people who enjoy our cheeses across the country. Every day we set out to make great cheese, and we know that we also have to maintain an environment designed to foster that greatness. A place where incredibly talented individuals are taken care of and empowered to create, lead, and build a great culture based on respect and thoughtfulness.

Supply Planner is responsible for meeting or exceeding customer service levels by working in coordination with internal and external suppliers to maintain proper inventory levels on bulk and finished pack items at the appropriate stocking locations.

Supply Planner Job Duties

  • Complete purchase requests with domestic and international suppliers by inputting purchase orders, expediting deliveries, and verifying all transactions.
  • Handle correspondence concerning over-shipments, delivery shortages, changes in quantity, delivery dates, etc. in a timely manner.
  • Act as a liaison between suppliers and involved departments to resolve supply related problems.
  • Maintain appropriate inventory levels by stocking location consistent with targeted inventory goals and as set by management.
  • Maintain accuracy of stock code information within JD Edwards, including lead-time, lot size, safety stocks, etc.
  • Maintain accuracy of supply information within JD Edwards by reconciling all open purchase orders and ensuring all past due items are closed out timely and appropriately.
  • Manage and minimize excess or obsolete inventory position.
  • Suggest and implement cost saving and process improvement measures to support cost reduction strategies.
  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
  • Adhere to ERU food safety policies and all government food safety and sanitation regulations (ex. FDA, HACCP, GMP, OSHA).
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Supply Planner Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree.
  • Minimum of 3 years planning experience in a manufacturing environment; food industry preferred.
  • Strong understanding MRP and sourcing processes.
  • ERP system experience required; JD Edwards preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products.
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement methods.
  • Strong problem solving abilities required.
  • Should be flexible and capable of dealing with multiple priorities.
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to balance short-term priorities and exceptional information analysis skills are a necessity
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively across departments

The Supply Planner may have to spend long hours sitting and using office equipment and computers. The Supply Planner may also have to do some light lifting of supplies and materials from time to time.


Posted: 2021-05-26 Expires: 2021-06-27

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