Reporting to SCM lead, Supply Chain Planner is responsible for monitoring and managing supply and demand strategy that achieves optimal order fulfillment with a minimum carrying inventory. This collaborative role will work closely with all cross functional teams including customer service, sales, procurement, production, program management, and engineering.
The candidate is an energetic and passionate customer and supply chain focused, changed agent with advanced skills in Excel and ERP system.
Responsibilites & Duties:
Plan, schedule, coordinate and approve release of production work orders based on capacity constraints and capabilities.
Interact and influence Sales, Procurement and Warehouse personnel to meet customers’ demands concurrent to meeting inventory KPI’s.
Develop production plans to meet customer demand within production capacity and lead time.
Understanding supply chain metrics related to supply and demand, inventory management and lead times.
Compile reports on progress of work orders, inventory levels, costs and production attainment.
Review and distribute production work orders to determine progress of work orders, completion dates and to promote informed decision making and alignment amongst stakeholders.
Provide Key Performance Indicators (KPI) monitoring and reporting and continuous improvement activity for planning
Development and refinement of MRP strategies, tools, and planning.
Assisting a team of Supply Chain Management on day to day activities.
Skills Experience & Qualifications:
Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills.
Analytical skills/critical thinking, experience with supplier management (supply chain / SCM, planning and procurement).
Self Starter who thinks outside the box and promote process improvement
Experience working with multi-level Bill of Material
Understanding of basic manufacturing and assembly processes and routings
Excellent skills in Microsoft, Excel (V-Lookups, Pivot Tables, Queries, and formulas)
Certificate or Diploma in Operations Management or Business-related field
APICS Certification an Asset
Lean Manufacturing knowledge an asset
Desirable to also have other certificate type courses in Materials planning, management or supply chain.
Working knowledge of various manufacturing principles and good knowledge drilling down into bills of materials.
Ability to work in fast paced environment with minimal direct supervision
What Mircom Offers:
A great working environment
Group Insurance benefits
Company RRSP program