Corporate Material Group Planner in Mount Olive, NC at Butterball

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

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Job Description

Job Summary:

As a Material Planner, this position requires expert knowledge of our SAP computer systems. Material Planner will set up vendor qualification information to be fed into the SAP system, set up Material Item numbers and ensure all regulatory and internal documentation is received prior to materials being received.  Material Planners prepare cost spreadsheets, management presentations, and vendor review evaluations as directed by the Corporate Purchasing Manager.

Essential Functions:

  • Back up to current Material Planners to review purchase requisitions and SAP “red lights” for plants needs and orders materials
  • Updates project files, to include BRC information for all plants for direct materials
  • Prepares analysis spreadsheets and presentations as dictated by the Corporate Purchasing Manager
  • Request and reviews vendor documentation of materials prior to purchase
  • Participates in internal conference calls and meetings
  • Sets up all new Vendor information in SAP
  • Sets up all new Materials in SAP
  • Assist in new project start up
  • Maintain Orders and inventory of Nevada Warehouse

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Updates cost saving spreadsheets
  • Maintain Co Pack purchases
  • Supply’s data for month end reports
  • Fills in for Administrative Support or other Planner in event of absence or away from office
  • Prepares and issues Write Off request
  • Prepares and maintains month end reports

Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities:

  • Excellent knowledge of SAP computer systems
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal, written and electronic
  • Manufacturing knowledge
  • Excellent office equipment abilities

Education and Experience

  • Associate Degree in Business or related field required
  • One year relevant work experience preferred
  • Excellent computer skills to include SAP, Word, Excel and Power Point

Working Conditions:

  • May require some traveling
  • Normal office conditions
  • Normal office hours
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