Case New Holland Industrial Material Planning Supervisor in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Description

Through its people and brands, CNH Industrial delivers power, technology and innovation to farmers, builders and drivers all around the world. Each of its brands, including Case IH, New Holland Agriculture, Case and New Holland Construction, FPT Industrial, Capital, and Parts & Service, is a major international force in its specific sector.

We are actively seeking an experienced Material Planning Supervisor to join our team in Fargo, ND. In this position, you will be responsible for managing the flow of parts coming into the plant to meet manufacturing demand. In addition, this role is responsible for managing inventory levels to forecasted targets as well as identifying areas of improvement to minimize future inventory levels. The Material Planning Supervisor works with operations, transportation, plant logistics and purchasing departments to ensure customer needs are satisfied.

Some specific responsibilities include:

Managing a staff of Material Planners and various other related disciplines to maintain a flow of approximately $350M+ worth of inbound material annually.

Maintain good vendor relations and hold venders accountable for contracted services.

Develop inventory forecasts and budgets throughout the year, targeting aggressive inventory reduction.

Hold support functions (Transportation/Purchasing) accountable to plant needs

Set and monitor appropriate KPI's and KAI's for a variety of critical aspects of parts planning material flows (past dues, over shipments and partial shipments etc.) and find root cause resolutions when issues arise

Manage and review expedited freight using lean tools to drive solutions while working with various internal and external teams

Lead Lean Enterprise-WCM (continuous improvement) projects in the various areas of material flow

Manage advanced and major Kaizen projects associated with logistics functions as they relate to raw material flows into the Fargo Plant. This includes project selection, justification, planning, training, execution, and project reporting. Must be able to act quickly to lead, develop, and implement solutions in cooperation with plant Kaizen teams.

Help to standardize material and information flow processes. Create, develop and implement standardized processes and converting data into usable information.

Drive process flow optimization

Required Qualifications

The qualified candidate will have:

Bachelor's degree is required

3 or more years of professional experience in the identification, development and implementation of Lean Manufacturing and Supply Chain Projects.

1 or more years of supervisory experience OR 5 or more years of experience in Lean Manufacturing and Supply Chain will be considered in lieu of supervisory experience

The ideal candidate will have:

Bachelor's degree in Business, Industrial or Logistics Engineering, or other technical discipline.

Demonstrated knowledge and experience in cost/benefit analysis and cost controls.

Good understanding of MRP systems

Adept at utilizing Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint

Strong leadership/interpersonal skills

Strong project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Excellent organizational and management skills, self-starter with an ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment.

Equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Title: Material Planning Supervisor

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Manufacturing

Salaried / Hourly: Salaried

Req ID: 10542