Job Title: 1st Shift Junior Material Planner
Location: North Charleston/Ladson, SC 29456
Status of Hire: full-time, direct hire, salaried
Compensation: $45-50k depending on experience
Industry: automotive manufacturing, automotive parts and components
To help production manager to set & monitor the daily production plan.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Monitor automotive part orders to define/determine material requirements and prioritization
Communicate material needs from line to planning and purchasing teams
Work with Logistics to determine if there are material shortages and identify which orders are impacted
Data entry as required
Print picklists and/or bills of materials & create shipping labels for pre-series or special build projects as needed
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
Must have the ability to be trained and perform transactions in SAP
Must be able to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Bachelor's degree preferred with 1+ year (internship and/or co-op) of progressive material planning or purchasing experience in a production/automotive manufacturing environment
Experience with/exposure to SAP
**Must be authorized to work in the US regardless of visa transfer or sponsorship.
**Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check.
**Local candidates will be given priority consideration; no relocation available at this time