Mohawk Industries INVENTORY- PRODUCTION PLANNING ANALYST in CALHOUN, Georgia
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Analyzes and coordinates material usage, inventory levels, production requirements, delivery schedules and other related duties to meet production demands.
Establish production plans that are consistent with inventory strategy and customer demand.
Create production plans for the replenishment stock for all pad warehouses.
Manage planning parameters for all pad warehouses (stock flag, safety stock, leadtime…).
Monitor key indicators (plant capacity/warehouse capacity).
Work backorder assignment screen for pad orders.
Identify non-stocking orders and offer solutions.
Develop communication that provides coordination of all activities required to produce the production plan, in the scope of customer service and inventory control.
Analyze and maintain planning parameters at SKU level in insure the appropriate safety stock levels. (Impacts service, cost and working capital).
Collaborate with manufacturing facilities to maintain desired inventory levels at all warehouses.
Work backorder assignment screen for all pad warehouses. This will give the planner the most accurate data on backorder and inventory position (the daily report is a snapshot view of a specific time).
Work with sales group to offer resolution for customer orders for non-stocking inventory styles.
Work with pad coordinators on customer orders at the warehouse that qualify as a mill direct order.
Identify distressed or excessive inventory at the warehouses or pad facility and work with appropriate group for disposition.
Collaborate with Sales and Manufacturing to ensure timely and accurate planning of new products.
Monitor key performance indicators (plant capacity, warehouse capacity) and proactively communicate issues and gaps with manufacturing, logistics, customer service and pad coordinators to drive resolution.
Work together with the pad facilities on balancing capacities (moving routes from one mfg site to another….).
Support pad facilities for all issues (shop floor system or shipping).
Work with I.T. in all development, UAT and implementation of enhancements to existing shop floor or shipping programs.
Work with I.T. in any new development, UAT, and implementation for new programs.
High School diploma/GED OR minimum of 5-7 years of planning and/or scheduling experience in flow process environment.
Demonstrated working knowledge of advanced planning system concepts and methodologies.
Experience working in team environments, influencing decision making among peers, subordinates and business leaders.
Proficient in AS400 (pad shop floor system, customer service and shipping program).
Skilled in Microsoft Office applications, especially Word & Excel.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Willingness to grow and develop professionally
Excellent work ethic and strong sense of responsibility
Job ID 2018-38238
FLSA Status Exempt
Job Group Manufacturing