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Location: Hanover, PA (Plant), Pennsylvania, United States 
Requisition ID: 34543 

Schindler stands for mobility. Mobility needs experts.
Join our team in Hanover, PA (Plant).

Founded in Switzerland in 1874, the Schindler Group is a leading global provider of elevators, escalators, and related services. Schindler mobility solutions move one billion people every day all over the world. Behind the company's success are over 60,000 employees in more than 100 countries.

With U.S. Headquarters in Morristown, New Jersey, Schindler Elevator Corporation is the North American operating entity of the Switzerland-based Schindler Group. Schindler is one of the leading global manufacturers of elevators, escalators and moving walks. Schindler employs over 5,000 people in more than 230 locations in North America. The company specializes in latest-technology engineering as well as mechanical and micro-technology products designed and rigorously tested for comfort, efficiency and reliability. Schindler products can be found in many well-known buildings throughout the US, including 4 World Trade Center, the Bank of America Tower and the Marriott Marquis in New York, Cowboys Stadium in Dallas and the Cleveland Clinic in Las Vegas.

Supply Chain Material Planner

Mobility is the goal

  • Manage the procurement, delivery and payment of materials, parts, equipment, and supplies for the supply chain organization by performing the following duties.
  • Analyzes the demand of assigned purchased parts/material, including forecasting and master data set up.
  • Creates purchase orders by specified time periods and is responsible for correct data on each purchase order, including price, quantity and delivery date. Purchase order FPY.
  • Tracks purchase order creation to delivery to goods receipt to payment.
  • Maintains control of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other documents to assure accurate retention of records and compliance with company norms and government regulations.
  • Communicates openly with supplier on purchase order deviations.
  • Communicates openly with customer on purchase order status. Reports supplier purchase order performance and concerns to supporting Supply Chain teams
  • Reports status of purchase orders to A/P completion.
  • Reports status of purchase order delivery and purchase orders past delivery date.
  • Reports status of stock material and stock part numbers to current inventory levels and purchase order delivery dates.
  • Participate in MRN (Material Rejection Notice) process and measure status of open MRN items.
  • Participate as a team member in Industrialization of new and existing parts.
  • Responsible to measure and report supplier on time delivery performance.
  • Support all expedite requests from claim replacement to sales order delivery.
  • Maintain open communication with transparency to all internal and external Supply Chain member.

Mobility needs you

  • BS degree and three years’ experience in Purchasing/Production Control or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, Manufacturing System Software; SAP or other ERP, E-mail, Internet sourcing and buying.
  • CPIM certification preferred. 

Do you want to move the future with us?

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