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Sourcing Specialist

  • Location: Sugar Land, Fort Bend, Texas
  • Salary: 65000-85000 per year
  • Job Type:Direct Placement

Posted 5 days ago

  • Sector: Professional
  • Start Date: 2022-05-16
  • Job Ref: 22-09919

Direct Hire 65K-85K

Hybrid schedule



The NPD Planner is responsible to implement, monitor, measure, and report production schedules to ensure materials and capacities are available to meet the needs of internal customers. This includes management of all planning and production execution data including the creation of expense work orders, identification and management of priorities, capacity constraints, production monitoring, etc.
Core Responsibilities and Duties
• Implements an effective and appropriate capacity management and production monitoring system.
• Maintains all MRP planning and scheduling parameters for all "make" items.
• Analyzes planned order reports and provides timely release of expense work orders specified by the NPD Team.
• Interfaces with Engineering teams and Procurement Specialists to prioritize the most critical items.
• Identifies and brings to resolution any demand/supply imbalances in both volume and mix.
• Provides daily guidance and information to the NPD team regarding status of schedule.
• Prepares and communicates shortage and backlog reports, and provides visibility of other potential interruptions to the NPD Team.
• Monitors progress against scheduling needs and intervenes as necessary to bring deliveries back into compliance with schedule.
• Identifies and reports opportunities and implements actions continually to reduce waste shorten lead times, reduce costs, etc.
• Reports all scheduling, capacity, and work order tracking data, statistics and metrics as defined by the Master Schedule policy.
Daily Tasks:
• E&E P Parts
• Assign and Maintain MRP Controller
• Run planned order report and advise what reqs should be released
• Run pegging report and review shortages and expedites; advise clean to build date
• Releasing purchase reqs.
• Creating EWO
• Issuing parts to the EWO
• Follow up with the WH if the parts didn't auto issue to the EWO
• Processing inventory transfer requests
• Monitor and report out M part cost roll request

Qualifications and Experience:
• Business Administration, Supply Chain, Engineering, Finance or related field
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
• Minimum preferred two years' experience in a Supply Chain, Manufacturing, or Finance role.
• Good product knowledge and customer knowledge.
• Good Manufacturing processes knowledge.
• Advanced level understanding of ERP software systems; preferably SAP.
• Preferred APICS/CPIM certification
• Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship.