Material Planner

Location: Haverhill, MA
Job Description


Spinnaker, a global leader in supply chain consulting and execution services, has an immediate opening for a Material Planner in their Haverhill, MA facility. The position is accountable for ensuring components are ordered, produced and delivered within the appropriate timeframe and quantity requirements to support production for our client.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Manage customer sales orders

  • Work with Order Desks to provide order status information

  • Resolve errors on orders received and manage the repair and return process for returned materials

  • Make changes to orders as required

  • Create purchase order requests

  • Work with Master Scheduling to provide order promise dates

  • Expedite critical orders based on customer need

  • Work with manufacturing location and shipping dock to prioritize sales order shipments

  • Provide shipping information

  • Manage safety stock levels for inventory projects


Job Qualifications:

  • Experience effectively handling supplier and internal issues

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent of 5 years of supply chain experience without a Bachelor’s

  • Knowledge of relevant computer applications (SAP, Strong computer skills and ability to learn new software/programs as opportunities or department needs arise. Experience with ERP systems in a manufacturing environment a plus.)

  • Experience working with Microsoft Office and the ability to type

Job Skills:

  • Basic understanding of purchasing and materials management

  • Communication and multi-tasking skills

  • Ability to collaborate and interact in a team environment

  • Analysis and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to be detail oriented, quality focused and organized

  • Ability to adapt to change

  • Ability to meet deadlines

Spinnaker offers a comprehensive benefits package and has been listed in Inc. Magazine's annual list of Fastest Growing Private Companies.


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Job Type: Full-time


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