Parts Planner in Newark, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 9/26/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Newark, NJ
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Parts Planner

Location: Newark, NJ

6-month Contract

Volt is seeking a Parts Planner for the global leader of electronic components, FA and industrial devices, and electronic materials solutions for B2B companies worldwide.

Parts Planners are expected to maintain parts availability to meet customer expectations, business requirements and sound inventory management.

You will be responsible for:

  • Planning and executing the service supply chain functions for the assigned product lines in North America, to include service parts forecasting, order planning and order placement supporting break fix operations and life-cycle management operations.
  • Sources include parts factories, finished goods supply chain and third-party suppliers.

Other duties include:

  • Build and plan parts demand forecast for break fix and service operations
  • Work with engineering, quality, supply chain, sales, product and factory teams to plan parts lifecycle
  • Build, submit and track orders with factories and 3rd party vendors
  • Coordinate with warehouses, depots and factories for parts and component arrival and issue resolution
  • Analyze forecast accuracy and improve as needed
  • Create reports based on ad hoc requests (management, field team, etc.)
  • Create and present to management monthly analysis reports on forecasting, expectations and improvements
  • Assist with maintaining database accuracy

The Profile to Succeed

  • HS Diploma/GED is required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • 1 – 2 years experience in purchasing, expediting, procurement support
  • Knowledge of SAP is preferred, Proficient in MS Office
  • Self-directed, problem solving orientated and efficient
  • Strong communicator; written & verbal
  • Able to work in a fast pace environment

Please apply to position or contact Matt Haltom at (317) 599-4898 for any questions and more details regarding this position.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with its employees.                         Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer