Operations Planner


Job ID 19-00058

Industry Pharma

Job Type Permanent

Location Edison, NJ

Description

Summary:
Reporting to the Manager of Operations, the Operations Planner will be responsible for overseeing of the supply chain process, including: inventory management, customer order fulfillment, purchase order creation, and monitoring and execution of on-time delivery requirements for customer orders.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
- Process incoming and outgoing customer orders in an accurate and timely manner
- Generate production work orders (Batch Records) and allocate files (Assembly Builds) needed to fulfill customer orders.
- Purchase Order creation and receiving function.
- Manage records affecting inventory and production planning.
- Produce daily and monthly production reports.
- Responsible for inventory cycle count process.
- Maintain and execute supply plan ensuring on-time material deliveries.
- Assist in responding to customer service inquiries.
- Exhibit a thorough working knowledge of and adhere to organizational policies, regulations and procedures.
- Other duties as required.



Qualifications

Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, the candidate must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and abilities required:
- Understanding of Supply Chain Management and related operational concepts including: planning, inventory control, purchasing and warehouse operations.
- Accurate data entry skills
- Attention to detail
- Strong analytical and math aptitude
- Sound written and oral communications
- Demonstrate efficient work methods and an ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast pace environment
- Must be dependable and capable of working the hours needed to complete job functions

Education Requirements:
- Associates degree required

Work Experience:
- 2+ years planning experience, production and inventory planning preferred
Computer Skills:
- Microsoft Officed Word, Excel & PowerPoint