CONFIDENTIAL CLIENT 3488 E. Orangethorpe Avenue | Anaheim, cA 92806 T: 909.510.0252 | E: email@example.com
EXPERIENCED MATERIAL PLANNER Innovative, assertive and goal-oriented Material Planner who offers a distinguished background of successfully propelling quality programs and initiatives that spur operational growth and profitability. Outstanding ability to effectively identify opportunities, develop focus and provide tactical business solutions. Comprehensive understanding of Six Sigma, business process improvement, negotiations, and effective communication. Exceptional communicator with strong negotiation, problem resolution, and client-needs assessment aptitude. Additional strengths include: Supply Chain Management Logistics Planning Production Scheduling Manufacturing Inventory Management Cost Control & Matrix Management MRP/MRPII Purchasing Enterprise Resource Systems (ERP) Safety, Quality & Statistical Control Tactical/Strategic Planning
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE CONFIDENTIAL, INC. – Sanford, NC 2010 – Present Material Planner (2010 – Present) Have the pivotal task of managing the daily production material requirements of a diversified supply base, analyzing 2,454 part schedules, converting requirements into appropriate piece parts, requisitioning materials, issuing work orders, and regulating inventory levels. Encourage and maintain profitable relationships with 14 suppliers to meet facility production plans by coordinating deliveries, shipping schedules, and work orders. Devise innovative strategies to ensure timely delivery of materials and leverage expansive technological expertise to track shipments and monitor replenishment schedules. Maintain full accountability for preparing inventory, daily-expected shipment, past due, EDC, and safety stock reports to determine quantities and order dates of materials required to meet the master production schedule. Illustrate competency when utilizing Caterpillar Enterprise Systems to track, plan, clearly communicate, and deliver daily production material requirements. Apply root-cause analysis and take corrective actions to solve quality problems, supplier delivery performance issues, and improve point-of-use material availability. Improve operations and support Class A inventory record accuracy by resolving material discrepancies, minimizing premium freight expenditures, executing cycle counts, and reconciling inventory records. Work in tandem with management team to support supply chain performance efforts by monitoring and tracking supplier performance metrics. Collaborate cross-functionally and provide material planning expertise in support of improving demand variability, forecast credibility, and usability for production planning. Logistics Planning Analyst (2010) Compiled, organized, and reported various data points for 2,100+ parts, which was used to determine the replenishment strategy, optimal packaging, and line-side presentation for each part. Compiled data that proved instrumental in defining the layout for Caterpillar’s new facility in Sanford. Surpassed company goals by delivering completed project one month ahead of scheduled deadline.
EDUCATION BACHELOR OF SCIENCE, BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION – MAGNA CUM LAUDE
North Carolina State University – Raleigh, NC (2010) Concentration: Supply Chain Management/Operations, Minor: Accounting Major GPA: 4.0/4.0, Overall GPA: 3.7/4.0 HONORS: The Golden Chain Honor Society (highest honor bestowed upon a rising senior at North Carolina State University); Golden Key International Honor Society; Gamma Beta Phi National Honor Society; Dean’s List (5 semesters)
TECHNOLOGY QUALIFICATIONS SAP, Material Requirements Collaboration (MRC), Glovia, Factory Planner, Cat Net, DataMarts, Lotus Notes, Cognos Report, MLCC, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio, Word), Peachtree Accounting