Demand Planner

Employer: Kimball Electronics Romania
  • Acquisitions - Logistics - Supplies
  • Customer Support - Client Service
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Timisoara
  • Updated at: 28.09.2022
    Short company description

    Kimball Electronics Romania had the start-up in 2015 as a greenfield investment being owner of its new facility building and new equipment!

    As distinctive trait of the company's employees, we are looking for colleagues ready to get out of regular jobs and rather create their own: we are looking for colleagues that are willing to contribute and get involve, are ready to easily slide from one area to another, interested in creating procedural frame and, as a general approach, are not afraid to fail, but either to succeed!

    We invite to go through the role description below and see if it matches your interests!
    KERO team


    Candidate profile

    - University studies finalized;
    - + 2 years of experience in Planning;
    - + 1 year of experience in EMS field, ideally with and exposure to manufacturing;
    - Excellent organizing & planning skills, result oriented, finalist profile;
    - Computer/systems skills – SAP and Advanced Excel;
    - BOM and routing knowledge, ERP system;
    - High abilities in planning and problem solving;
    - Awareness and ownership of a quality costs-effective approach;
    - Independence with a “hand-on” initiative;
    - Ownership and drive change;
    - Always willing to assist, assertive while enlisting cooperation;
    - Business partner and team player.


    Main areas of responsibility

    - Identify, coordinate and resolve supply/demand conflicts such as BOM, routing, and material issues (eg.: PPV, excess, shortages, etc.).
    - Maintain all forms of customer demand. This includes PO’s, risk buys with appropriate sign offs, and forecast (approved by PM).
    - Proactively analyze material availability so that shop orders can be released according to plan.
    - Facilitate materials movement to finished goods (provide daily ship schedule).
    - Assist in customer consigned material cycle counts, where applicable.
    - Coordinate Engineering Change activity in the materials area within production to ensure timely changes occur based on customer request.
    - Provide weekly and monthly performance measurements and communicate to the business. Drive Load vs Commit process.
    - Create and support the Production Scheduling for the assigned account (customer) to fulfil customer shipment requirements.
    - Pursue continuous process improvements.
    - Assist program management, with customer contact and discussion of product build and delivery status.
    - Validation of customer purchase orders to quote and entering and maintaining the customer order within the ERP system.
    - Provide order acknowledgements and “BEST” delivery dates to the customer.

    Other info

    Kimball Electronics is an equal opportunity employer and gives fair chances to all candidates to the role of interest. Under no circumstances, Kimball Electronics will permit any act of discrimination and lack of dignity in relationship with a candidates. Kimball Electronics will assure a proper recruitment process based on professional competencies and roles and responsibilities of the open job.

    Please take kindly notice that only selected candidates will be contacted for further selection stages in any recruitment process.

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