Arrow Electronics Materials Planner in United States


Materials Planner

Job Description:

Material Planner


As a Material Planner you will oversee inventory pipeline and needs to meet customer demand using current tools and resources while creating new platforms for tracking & analyzing data. Proactively review & approve recommendations as required to ensure on-time delivery of product. Provide assistance and direction to other stakeholders in the supply chain process to discover / eliminate inefficiencies or adjustments involving the customer and/or Arrow.


  • Understanding a customer's MRP for pipeline evaluation

  • Analyzing product pipelines, adjustments per supplier deliveries and lead times

  • Communicating with Branch personnel in order to communicate with customers with updates and resolutions if needed

  • Managing inventory to financial goals

  • Work closely with Purchasing Department to meet Customer, Sales & Inventory needs

  • Data compilation, comparison, and analysis

  • Ability to perform Root Cause Analysis, develop corrective actions, test and implement to prevent future issues.


  • College degree or minimum 3-5 years’ experience with MRP Planning, asset management, or sales support

  • Demonstrate strategic thinking and the ability to execute a detailed plan to produce efficient and profitable solutions.

  • Ability to multi-task at a fast pace using time management and prioritization skills

  • Ability to work independently with little supervision, understanding how to problem solve within a corporate environment.

  • Ability to create influential relationships with internal and external customers, as well as with offshore resources.

  • Strong communication skills

  • The ability to work collaboratively with internal and external resources to get results.

  • The ability to understand and evaluate metrics and apply process improvement metrics.

  • Proficient with Microsoft applications including Word and Excel.



Denver (Inverness West)

Time Type:

Full time

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