Materials Planner Resume Samples

A Materials Planner undertakes the crucial task of planning and managing the project’s inventory and materials logistics. Specific job duties may vary from employer to employer, but regardless of such constraints, the Materials Planner Resume mentions the following core and common duties – managing the production flow, ensuring product supply, maintaining stock level, tracking the shipment of materials, communicating with vendors, suppliers and other departments, identifying bottlenecks and forecast issues; and ensuring right number of products is always available.

To undertake this pragmatic role, the following skills are required – a full understanding of the process of shipping and receiving; knowledge of manufacturing process, critical thinking skills, a solid understanding of the employer’s specific industry, and familiarity with logistics and supply chain management. The occupation requires industry knowledge more than education credentials. And, hence even a high school diploma will suffice.

Materials Planner Resume example

Materials Planner Resume

Summary : Supply Chain Planner with over 6 years of experience acquired in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Areas of excellence include planning, inventory management, reconciliations, forecasting and demand planning. Experience spans successful implementation of SAP. Team player with enhanced customer service skills and attention to detail.

Skills : Inventory Management, Procurement, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Planned the daily production of a product line with a yearly volume of 43MM pieces.
    2. Planned packaging material deliveries to support monthly scheduled production of 4MM pieces produced on 2 lines.
    3. Monitored and worked closely with 6 suppliers to ensure accurate and on-time deliveries to meet production demands.
    4. Conducted periodic cycle counts and adjusted on-hand inventory according to SOPs.
    5. Tracked on-hand inventory and projected obsolescence in order to maintain projected write-off amounts.
    6. Assisted the Production Planner to ensure the accurate execution of the daily schedule across 3 shifts.
    7. Implemented new graphics launch from design to implementation for 68 SKU's within 9 months.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors In Accounting


Materials Planner/Buyer Resume

Summary : Diversified experience in the high-tech industry with established and start-up companies. Materials Management ISO-9000 procedure writing and maintenance Turn-key Management Strong computer & software knowledge Master Scheduling OEM, Distribution and contract mfg.

Skills : Management, Operations Management, Sales.

Description :

    1. Worked on a wide variety of complex planning and scheduling activities.
    2. Responsible for implementation of ECO's for internal and external work orders.
    3. Analysis of problems where situation or data required and in-depth evaluation of various factors.
    4. Supported new and existing JIT inventory control methods and procedures.
    5. Measured and analyzed inventory availability issues and coordinated new product transition into manufacturing.
    6. Interacted heavily with Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality Control and Cost Accounting.
    7. Continuous involvement with ISO-9000 procedure writing and review.
    8. Maintenance of activities in support of production schedule with vendors.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BSBA


Sr. Materials Planner Resume

Objective : Implemented new scheduling process at Burgess Norton that involved automating scheduling using TV monitors and database on shop floor that improved scheduling time. Reduced raw material levels at Burgess Norton by working with steel mill to maintain only 24 hrs of raw material with daily deliveries.

Skills : Management, Operations Management, Sales.

Description :

    1. Monitor production pilots runs, productivity rates and resolve related problems.
    2. Establish and maintain inventory levels for parts, assemblies and finished goods in work cells.
    3. Plan kanban levels for circuit board fabrication process.
    4. Troubleshoot, resolve and document all issues related to material variances, and write procedures to ensure corrective actions are in place.
    5. Maintain stop/start dates of all new and changing parts assemblies and by working with the supervisors to updated kanban cards and/or bins.
    6. Analyze and resolve all backflushing discrepancies.
    7. Maintain the cycle count program on the floor and direct cycle counters.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business Administration

Sr. Materials Planner Resume

Summary : Procurement professional with progressive experience in coordinating and improving material planning and asset management processes while leveraging cost-saving initiatives. Talented skills in relationship management, customer service, and effective communication.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Inventory Management, ERP, Six Sigma Quality, Excel.

Description :

    1. Managed over 50 vendors, local and international.
    2. Used materials planning tool to forecast demand on production parts.
    3. Identified urgent requirements and expedited required materials.
    4. Processed supply order confirmations into the planning system.
    5. Worked to improve delivery times, cost and quality of materials from vendors.
    6. Proactively reported product and material availability issues.
    7. Running and updating the MRP report for orders Inventory control Issuing purchase orders and communicating with plant/vendors.
    8. Responsible for ordering tools and materials for General Maintenance and Electrical jobs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Business

Jr. Materials Planner Resume

Objective : Experienced Materials Planner, Purchasing Agent, Financial Secretary and Office Manager seeking a position that will emphasize demonstrated skills and abilities in a professional, fast pace environment.

Skills : Microsoft office, MRP Systems, Communications, Excel, Microsoft Word,.

Description :

    1. Utilized the MIRS Access Database to compile daily reports.
    2. Used monthly reports to plan orders for factory.
    3. Analyze forcasts to determine material requirements.
    4. Generated and tracked numerous Requisitions and Purchase Orders on a daily basis.
    5. Ordered and Tracked all Raw Materials for Pirelli and subsidiary plants.
    6. Ordered and Tracked all Rubber from Dyersburg, Tennessee.
    7. Obtained all delivery receipts for Raw Materials and Rubber to complete Goods Receipts and Good Issuances in SAP.
    8. Performed inventories on all Raw Materials and research any discrepencies between count and SAP.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Occupational Therapy

Asst. Materials Planner Resume

Summary : An adaptable, resourceful and enthusiastic team player, who has extensive experience of having wide level of general experience in warehouse work, customer service, computer skills and hospitality.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point, Problem Resolution, Strategic Planning, Marketing.

Description :

    1. Purchase raw materials for the manufacture of kitchen and home cabinetry.
    2. Analyze inventory, issue purchase orders, expedite deliveries, maintain quotes, set up new parts.
    3. Work with several departments to resolve invoicing and receiving issues.
    4. Maintain documentation of purchase orders to satisfy Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.
    5. Was administrative assistant for the Director of Materials Management.
    6. Scheduled meetings, wrote reports and presentations, screened calls and emails.
    7. Administrator for OfficeMax buyers, general management of office machines and office supplies for my department.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Medical

Materials Planner III Resume

Summary : Seeking a long term position in the Nashville area that will allow to utilize and develop skills and experience in Supply Chain and Logistics.

Skills : Purchasing, Continuous Improvement, Gemba Kaizen, Lead Manufacturing, Kanban, Transportation Management.

Description :

    1. Manage raw materials from vendors in Asia, Europe and North America for Tier I and II.
    2. Monitor and score supplier on-time delivery performance.
    3. Track and schedule delivery for all inbound shipments from overseas and local vendors.
    4. Maintain MRP system with material lead times and order quantities.
    5. Maintain inventory accuracy through regular cycle counts.
    6. Develop Kanban system to reduce amount of inventory stored on the assembly line and in the warehouse.
    7. Participate in various Gemba Kaizen/Continuous Improvement activities to reduce muda/waste in various processes in Operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Logistics Management

Materials Planner I Resume

Summary : Materials Planner currently managing procurement and inventory levels of aluminum stock from overseas suppliers, Experience with inventory control. Strong ability to develop and implement processes and procedures that improve company efficiencies.

Skills : Microsoft Office, CDL Class B.

Description :

    1. Coordinate scheduled work orders with the production department to expedite or accommodate capacity on a daily basis.
    2. Updated stocking levels monthly per forecast updates.
    3. Updated levels as needed to support build plans and efficiency.
    4. Gave direction on consuming excess inventory Customer Service.
    5. Answered all requests from customer service on availability dates, product status, and expedites.
    6. Followed-up and tracked all expedited product through production processes Daily Production Schedule.
    7. Coordinated daily production schedule with production supervisors.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Administration

Materials Planner II Resume

Headline : To acquire a position where can utilize knowledge and skills in managing material flow, strategic planning and forecasting, Highly organized strategist; positive and enthusiastic; focused; seeks to expand career in Supply Chain.

Skills : Inventory, Receiving, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Scheduling and requesting intercompany transfers and overseas containers.
    2. Monitored inventory level by Cycle Counts.
    3. Maintained communication with corporate to maintain adequate levels of raw material for production.
    4. Purchased manufacturing, packing, janitorial and safety supplies.
    5. Monitored the performance of vendors to ensure quality and timely shipments.
    6. Worked from the bills of material to determine parts and specs needed for production.
    7. Scanner operator (sub trans, receipts, pack and unpack functions) Conducted quarterly and year end audits.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Marketing

Materials Planner III Resume

Summary : Accomplished, detail oriented professional with strong organizational and analytical skills. Experience in both medium and large manufacturing companies. A quick learner who solves problems efficiently and completes multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Ability to effectively communicate and build relationships across all levels and with customers.

Skills : Material and Routing, Supply Chain Management, Auto Sourcing.

Description :

    1. Launched MRP as needed to drive material requirements.
    2. Generated work orders satisfying immediate material needs.
    3. Reviewed Engineering Change Orders resulting in accuracy in build requirements.
    4. Led status meetings ensuring build schedules and changes were communicated.
    5. Identified and communicated engineering changes to factory.
    6. Monitored shortage reports from offshore factory to ensure build readiness.
    7. Served as liaison with Program Management and Engineering team to drive correct material.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Logistics