Material Planner with French – Internship
Steelcase supports the world’s leading organizations create places that help their people think better, feel better and be happier. We do this by creating places that people want to work in, that improve interaction. When organizations can create places that enhances the wellbeing of people, they can improve engagement and increase performance of it.
Opened in 2011, our Business Center in Cluj is currently the biggest one globally (followed by Monterrey and Kuala Lumpur). We focused on building our shared culture, so that we apply the same human-centered design to ourselves in Cluj as well, creating better performing teams in better-performing workspaces.
We have become a cross-functional hub supporting our entire markets in EMEA and North America. Our opportunities are in Marketing & Sales Support, Information Technology, Finance, Administrative Support, Manufacturing, Design, HR.
To succeed in this role, we need someone with the following profile:
Bachelor’s Degree in Business / Economics or other relevant
French and English fluent
High degree of interpersonal skills required
Strong oral and written communication skills required with all levels, including plant manager, superintendents, team supervisors, production people, and various support staff
Planning and organizing skills are essential for the success within the role
Problem solving capabilities and oriented towards solutions
Able to work collaboratively with colleagues in different locations and in different teams
Customer focus (internally and externally)
Able to integrate new software tools and applications with lean practices to provide a scheduling solution for internal and external customers
Provide scheduling and planning solutions for internal and external production operations developing good SAP knowledge
Experience in working with Microsoft Office: Excel
Curious to learn and apply lean techniques in the day to day business
Must be able to work without direct supervision, with high level of accountability and responsibility
9 months determined period
Schedules and coordinates the efficient distribution of products to satisfy customer demand
Analyzes and proposes revised shipment plans to respect the confirmed delivery date
Works with other departments to ensure customer satisfaction and accuracy of shipment records
Determines reorder points and safety stocks and ensures that sufficient levels of inventory are maintained
Analyzes actual product demand, trends and forecasts, and adjusts inventory plans accordingly
Analyzes material requirements for raw and purchased material to complete production orders
Plans and follows up the sequenced production and delivery of parts from internal and external suppliers
Maintains and analyzes the metrics to meet internal KPIs (reliability, power to say yes and inventory level)
Collaborates closely with the Procurement department to improve the reliability of the supply chain
Coordinates and expedites flow of materials, parts, and assemblies between suppliers and/or departments, according to production and shipping schedules or department priorities
Assists management in resolving external and internal supply chain related issues
Compiles and maintains manual or computerized records for tracking production operations
Maintains product coding and material master records
Analyzes and dispositions slow moving inventory
Applies and implements lean practices to managing material and scheduling customer orders for least total product cost
Tracks and implements product changes using ERP tools.
We’d like to invite you to become a member of our Steelcase team and work for a global leader in one of our inspiring spaces.