Arrow Electronics Material Planner Associate II in Huntsville, Alabama

Position:

Material Planner Associate II

Job Description:

As a Material Planner, you will plan and manage pipeline inventory to meet customer demand via purchase orders. You are responsible for proactively reviewing backlog reports and working with Suppliers to expedite purchase orders and secure on-time delivery of product. You will manage inventory to meet customer demands and review performance to on time delivery. You will communicate with Customers to supply updates on open sales orders. In addition, you will work on restricted inventory to ensure proper levels and inventory turns to keep product moving through the pipeline and make Arrow profitable.

Responsibilities:

Plan inventory to be on hand to meet customer demand.

Review backlog and shortage reports to assure uninterrupted supply of inventory. Tools would include backlog matching, shortage reports and the Arrow flex reports with minimum customer interaction.

Work with sales to ensure timely delivery of customer product.

Work in customer portals or open order reports to update status of orders.

Experience Required:

  • Background in supply chain

  • Proficient in Excel

  • Attention to Details

  • Organizational Skills

Preferred:

  • Electronics industry (component) knowledge

  • Prior Material Planning experience

  • High School grad to some college

  • Oracle background, or other MRP experience

What is in it for you?

  • Training

  • Skills development

  • Performance coaching

  • Medical, dental, vision, paid time off, 401k domestic partners program and more.

  • Community involvement opportunities

Arrow helps the world’s best technology companies think “Five Years Out,” working together to innovate the next big thing, after the next big thing. We are a global provider of technology products, services and solutions, with 2013 sales of $21.4 billion. Our team includes 16,000 employees worldwide across more than 460 locations in 58 countries.

“Five Years Out” is the tangible future and the people who live and work there know that new technologies, new materials, new ideas and new electronics will make life not only different, but better. Not just cheaper, but smarter. Not just easier, but more inspired.

Are you “Five Years Out”? Then you’ll want to be working with us.

Location:

Huntsville

Time Type:

Full time

Most people live in the present. But a handful of us live in a world that doesn’t exist yet — the world of Five Years Out. Five Years Out is the tangible future. And it’s a way of thinking at Arrow that serves as a springboard for innovators, helping them see what’s coming and stay ahead of what’s ahead.

We are much more than products and services. We’re a community of designers, engineers, builders and visionaries who navigate the path between possibility and practicality, across the complete lifecycle of electronics, in some of the fastest-growing commercial and industrial markets on the planet.

The work we do is everywhere, from things you’ve never seen to things you can’t live without. A Fortune 119 company with more than 18,700 employees in over 90 countries, and 2016 sales of $23.8 billion, we guide innovation forward for the world’s leading technologies used in homes, businesses and daily life. If it takes a charge, chances are we helped design it, build it and get it to market.

Are you Five Years Out? Then chances are, you’ll enjoy working with us.

Arrow is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Arrow will make reasonable accommodations that enable qualified individuals to perform the essential functions of their jobs so long as the accommodation does not create an undue hardship.