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|Name: Strategic Sourcing Analyst
From: Scottsdale, AZ
Company: Volt Consulting Group
City, State, ZIP: Scottsdale, AZ
Title:Strategic Sourcing Analysts
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Qualifications:Multiple positions( all levels) for a Major Insurance company in Scottsdale. Develop and lead strategic global commodities initiatives to deliver best in class purchasing solutions
1-5 years exp in Supply or Operations Management
Six SigmaGreen/PMP is a plus. MS Office Suites a must, SharePoint, Visio desired BS/BA or equivalent Masters preferred
Duties & Responsibilities:Analyze category, market and Industry trends. Analyze spend,develop financial models,supplier analysis, data analytic s,draft RFI/RFP,lead complex sourcing and contract negotiations,monitor SLA'a. Contact me for full details. Recent grads will be considered as training will be provided
|Name: Supply Chain Manager
From: Camarillo, CA
Eaton’s Interconnect solutions is a leading manufacturer of sophisticated interconnect solutions for demanding environments and features well-known brands such as G&H, WPI, Burton, and General Connector brands. We offer superior products and services in a full portfolio of connector and cable assembly solutions. With global manufacturing facilities, we provide solutions from concept design, prototyping, to the finished product. Our innovative solutions can be seen in some of the most challenging environments including missile connections, pylon disconnects, space launch vehicles, and ROVs used in offshore exploration.
The Supply Chain Manager is responsible for managing all production planning, inventory control, purchasing, receiving, warehousing & product shipping for the business unit. The individual provides leadership, guidance and direction to activities related to material flow. Leads efforts to reduce costs and improve cash flow and asset management throughout the supply chain using lean flow principals. Provides leadership influence to help assure facility goals are met related to safety, quality, productivity, and customer service. Develops, implements, and maintains programs designed to reduce costs, improve inventory turns and optimize customer service levels. Manages all assigned personnel to maximize their contribution to the success of the business and develop their talent and career potential to the fullest extent possible.
Leads purchasing, planning, and scheduling programs and processes to ensure material availability and delivery exceed customers’ expectations and are in alignment with site and divisional service, quality, inventory goals. This role has the ability to lead short-term and some long-term business goals, as well as provide leadership and mentoring for a team of purchasing and planning professionals.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
Minimum of 5 years of professional supply chain experience in a manufacturing environment.
Minimum of 3 years of experience directly supervising employees.
Minimum of 3 years of experience working with ERP/MRP systems.
Must be eligible to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Master Scheduling / Planning experience
Prior experience with products used in military, aerospace or subsea applications
SAP knowledge strongly desired
|Name: Production Control
From: Arleta, CA
Company:Superior Thread rolling
Address:12801 Wentworth Street
City, State, ZIP:Arleta CA 91331
Title: Production Control
Duties & Responsibilities:
Lead regular weekly production schedule meetings to communicate schedule objectives and guide the schedule decision making process.
-Create, analyze and adjust job schedules for production resources using the MRP system.
-Print & Analyze all work center priority list to maintain a manufacturing production schedule that is communicated to all cell leads and supervisors.
-Print and monitor Delinquent Jobs Report, follow-up with responsible persons and take action to hold them accountable to their commitments.
-Print and Analyze the “Planned Material Report Superior” (PMR) to ensure that production due dates for jobs ensure on time shipment to customers.
-Track labor edit lists mistakes that create problems with the Work Center Priorities.
-Communicate labor edit problems to the appropriate Dept Supervisors in writing and conduct training to prevent re-occurrence.
-Analyze Planning (BOM) for cost effective production standards and methods and coordinate with engineering dept.
-Perform all computer related functions related to maintaining and tracking the production activities of all manufacturing jobs on the shop floor, such as but not limited to, Production Qty Changes, Work Center Changes, methods changes and Time Study Changes.
-Use Priority List data, Work Center Load Reports and Supervisor input to determine the overtime requirements and report to General Manager.
-Participate in red team meeting to brainstorm, solve problems and determine necessity to split jobs for schedule purposes.
-Evaluate Work Center Loads and Capacities against schedules to determine the need for Outside Machining Services.
-Maintain supply chain relationships and track supply chain performance.
-Schedule and route all STR truck activities on a daily basis.
Contact: Griselda Alvarez
Phone:(818) 504-3626 Ext. 223
|Name: BUYER/PLANNER (OR CONSULTANT)
From: Los Angeles
Company: Archipelago, Inc
20 year old leading manufacturer and distributor of fragranced home, bath and body products. The company sells approximately 1,000 domestically produced items to customers in the U.S. and abroad. Products are produced in-house, outsourced locally on a turn-key basis, or created through a hybrid of the two.
1834 E. 22nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90058
Buyer/Planner (or Consulting Engagement)
LOCATION: Los Angeles
START DATE: Immediate
SALARY: Based on Experience
Bachelor’s degree in supply chain or related field
Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Product
Manager, Inventory Analyst, Buyer/Planner or Management Consultant working with hundreds of finished goods items, thousands of raw materials, and ERP/MRP systems
Exceptional analytical and reporting skills, a drive to create orderly and transparent processes, and the ability to prioritize work flows to support the organization and the needs of our customers.
Prior experience with fragranced products, MAS 200, transitions to outsourced manufacturing and/or logistics helpful, but not required.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Review and manage demand forecast within MRP
Initiate well-planned production and purchasing decisions, and establish checks and balances to reasonably anticipate, avoid and communicate out of stock / overstock situations
Work with outside vendors, internal buyers and managers at all levels to simplify and smooth the supply chain
Provide analytical, proactive and ongoing feedback and recommendations to improve processes and inventory turns, avoid obsolescence, and control costs
Full time, in-house preferred and will ultimately required. However, will consider temporary assignment for an extremely hands-on APICS professional who can step in to analyze and fine-tune the department, and assist in the process of getting the right systems and planner in place.
Contact: Perla Rodriquez
Phone: (213) 743-9200, Ext 130
Fax: (213) 608-4001
|Name: Materials Planning Lead
From: Los Angeles, CA
City, State, ZIP: Los Angeles, CA
Title:Materials Planning Lead
Location:Los Angeles, CA (Glendale)
- Bachelor’s Degree in business, supply chain management, engineering from an accredited institution.
- Minimum 3 years of experience in manufacturing environment or supply chain
- This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee
- No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) will be considered.
- Thorough knowledge of Aerospace industry, complex machined materials management, lean manufacturing, MRP/ERP, and MFG Pro a plus.
- Excellent communication skills at all levels of the organization (customers, marketing, engineering, quality, and manufacturing) is key.
- Desire to work in a collaborative environment with strong ability to take action and get results.
- Ability to quickly analyze, identify and implement opportunities and corporate initiatives for improvement that have measurable impact.
- Change management skills a plus. Strong influencing, negotiation, coaching and consulting skills.
- APICS certification.
- Prior managerial experience
Duties & Responsibilities:
Eaton Corporation’s FMC Division of Eaton Aerospace, has an opening for Materials Planning Lead. The position is based in Los Angeles, CA.
The Los Angeles facility has approximately 400 employees and is a leader in the design, development, manufacture and delivery of Aerospace hydraulic components, systems and services to the global aftermarket and OEM markets.
Materials Planning Lead is responsible for planning and scheduling duties for A&T units, subassemblies, , spare parts, and REO requirements to establish delivery schedules compatible with customer delivery requirements. Materials Planning Lead will also be assisting the Production Control Manager in providing leadership to the production planners.
The successful candidate will be able to do the following:
- Review, analyze and interpret various reports to determine requirements based on material availability, inventory levels and lead times. Initiate appropriate paperwork to advance previously scheduled materials and strive to control inventory levels, while supporting customer requirements.
- Plan A&T components, parts and material, and communicate with various departments to establish lead times and cycles times used to develop delivery schedule.
- Analyze changes in schedules, critical shortages, cancellations, plant capacity, etc., and determine impact on new and existing commitments.
- Maintain updated records of orders; prepare reports, programs, planning charts, and the like, for planning management.
- Coordinate all related A& T planning order actions with other departments and maintain delivery schedules.
- Promote good communications between all functional areas of the business.
- Motivate and inspire the team in its span of control.
- Maintain and improve the quality of the planners standard work instructions.
- Troubleshoot disruptions to material flow.
- Identify opportunities for continuous improvement.
Contact: Brittany Zaun
|Name: 3 planning manager positions
From: Murrieta / Vista CA
3 planning manager positions; 2 in California; 1 in New Hampshire
Fortune 100 company
Manager Production Planning –
Admin reply: Manage a 25 person staff responsible for shop floor planning at 5 US plants.
|Name: Production Planner
Company: Galaxy Botanical
Address:4114 Glencoe Ave
City, State, ZIP: Marina Del Rey, Ca., 90292
Title: Production Planner
Location: Oxnard, Ca.
Start Date: 7/1/14
Salary: 60k - 70k
3 - 5 years of Production Scheduling/Material Planning.
APICS or CPIM certification a great plus
Experienced in scheduling, material procurement, material planning, and inventory management preferred.
Requires strong oral and written communication skills.
Must have excellent developed interpersonal and analytical skills.
Ability to write well-structured, professional reports and business correspondence.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from senior-level management.
Ability to define problems; collect data;
establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Driven, self-managing and well organized.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Power Point, Access, and MS Project).
Experience with File Maker Pro.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Act as the primary Supply Chain contact for internal customers and external suppliers regarding production management.
Respond to all internal and external production scheduling related messages within the expected timeframes.
Prepare, print and distribute weekly production reports and departmental key performance indicators to management, internal customers and external suppliers.
Participate in department projects and meetings.
Identify product and system flow improvements to eliminate non-value added operations.
Verify delivery and terms of order with suppliers.
Communicate priorities for production work orders and production components.
Analyze impact of non-conforming materials (NCM’s), determine the appropriate action plan, and ensure that suppliers and internal departments follow up as required.
Identify, understand and communicate plans with the appropriate individuals to discuss issues and results related to material availability and production schedules.
Take appropriate action to prevent production disruptions and reschedules.
Provide verbal and written information as required related to supplier performance, service, capacity, constraints, or other items pertaining to the production and delivery of finished and/or bulk goods.
Manage inventory levels in specific areas and ensure available stock for production schedules.
Find production delay root cause and implement countermeasure to ensure zero late finished goods shipments.
Respond on inquiries, project status, quality issues, and delivery adjustments.
Develop and maintain master production schedules.
Confers with department supervisors to determine status of assigned production.
Work closely and coordinate with Production Managers/Supervisors.
Contact: Michael Housego
|Name: Analyst II Procurement
From: Brea, CA
Company: Personify recruiting on behalf of Beckman-Coulter
Position will be based in Brea, CA
The Analyst II Procurement will be responsible for the planning and buying of one or more commodities that support our instrument manufacturing site. This will be done in accordance with our global supplier strategy, selection and relationship management, service, cost and risk mitigation plans. This individual will work closely with Manufacturing, Planning, Manufacturing Engineering and Development to ensure an efficient and effective supply of components and sub-assemblies to support instrument manufacturing.
This position will manage specific suppliers wholly; some are used across several operating companies requiring coordination with other sites and our Strategic Procurement group to leverage the most favorable outcome for Beckman Coulter. Key Performance Indicators are well established and measure on-time delivery, savings generation and inventory performance. This position reports to the Senior Procurement and Materials Manager.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Drive the analysis and review of demand data to support purchasing and planning decisions both short and long term to ensure continuity of supply.
-Identify potential savings opportunities and lead cross-functional initiatives to achieve Purchase Price Variance financial goals.
-Improve inventory performance and drive positive cash flow by expanding our Kanban program, adjusting safety stocks and improving lead times.
-Manage vendor relationships to develop and foster characteristics of preferred suppliers.
-Maintain conformance to all Beckman Coulter policies and practices in a FDA regulated environment.
Work & Experience Required:
-A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree plus 2 years experience, or a Master's Degree with 0-2 years of experience
-A strong track record of driving measurable results working with suppliers in a regulated manufacturing environment. A minimum of two years in a procurement capacity is needed to ensure success.
-Strong ERP acumen with good analytical abilities. We operate within an Oracle business platform.
-Experience managing a diverse set of worldwide suppliers and the ability to communicate our needs as it relates to quality, total cost, delivery and compliance.
-Able to analyze and evaluate spend data from imperfect historical data, and to develop logical sourcing strategies and fact-based options.
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|Name: Inventory Analyst
From: Aliso Viejo
Company:Pacific World Cosmetics
Founded over forty years ago, Pacific World Cosmetics is a leading innovator and supplier of proprietary nail and beauty care products worldwide. From its world headquarters in Aliso Viejo, CA, Pacific World currently markets products across six key product lines in more than 86,000 retail locations worldwide. Demonstrating steady growth in the marketplace, Pacific World started a series of four acquisitions in the last six years; Fing’rs US, Woodward Laboratories, Fing’rs Europe and The W.E. Bassett Company. Pacific World’s presence in international markets includes a license agreement with Revlon for the artificial nail business and Revlon-branded false eyelashes.
City,Aliso Viejo State,CA ZIP:92656
Salary:based on experience
The successful candidate will have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and three to five years experience in high item count data base environments. Experience with cosmetics industry or CPG multi-site, multi-country operations organization highly desirable. Oracle background a plus.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Inventory Manager, the position will provide data analysis and recommendation of inventory moves and levels. It will also develop and maintain key metrics such as inventory turns, weeks on hand, optimal inventory levels and cycle counts.
From: Aliso Viejo
Company:Pacific World Cosmetics. Founded over forty years ago, Pacific World Cosmetics is a leading innovator and supplier of proprietary nail and beauty care products worldwide. From its world headquarters in Aliso Viejo, CA, Pacific World currently markets products across six key product lines in more than 86,000 retail locations worldwide. Demonstrating steady growth in the marketplace, Pacific World started a series of four acquisitions in the last six years; Fing’rs US, Woodward Laboratories, Fing’rs Europe and The W.E. Bassett Company. Pacific World’s presence in international markets includes a license agreement with Revlon for the artificial nail business and Revlon-branded false eyelashes.
City, Aliso Viejo State,CA ZIP:92656
Locati on:Aliso Viejo
Salary:based on experience
Bachelor’s degree in Operations, Supply Chain, Finance, Engineering or related areas. Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Materials Management role in a manufacturing/consumer products environment. Experienced managing data using sophisticated MRP/ERP system in high sku count business.
Duties & Responsibilities:Single point of contact accountable for Service Levels of assigned Finished Goods. Develops Master Production Schedule for manufactured items and executes work orders to production planning, identifying priorities and working through constraint issues. Interfaces with Customer Service to communicate service recovery and to develop allocation strategies. Provides root cause analysis/remediation for service/inventory issues. Interfaces with Sales/Marketing/Customer Service to plan transitions/revisions and determine availability of incremental demand. Plans and executes purchase orders for components and/or turnkey finished goods based on MRP analysis and/or direct user requests complying with established company price and inventory targets. Maintains established PWC order fulfillment benchmark levels. Works with Demand Planning and identifies areas for improvement.