Atlanta, GA   /   Inventory Assistant & Backup Planner

Job Detail

Job Code: 1538
Job Title: Inventory Assistant & Backup Planner
Location: Atlanta, GA
Job Category: Administrative Support

Job Description:
Essential Functions
The essential functions of this position include but may not be limited to those listed below. Sunny Delight Beverage retains the discretion to add or change the duties of this position at any time.
1. Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) as required.
2. Comply with Sunny Delight Beverage's policies and procedures.
3. Examine contents and compare records, such as manifests, invoices, or orders, to verify accuracy of incoming or outgoing shipment.
4. Prepare documents, such as work orders, bills of lading, and shipping orders to route materials.
5. Record shipment data, such as weight, charges, space availability, and damages and discrepancies, for reporting, accounting, and record keeping purposes.
6. Oversees processes such as cycle counting, transfer of product between facilities, product problems and resolution, inventory balances and adjustments, book audits, and invoicing.
7. Contact carrier representative to make arrangements and to issue instructions for shipping and delivery of materials.
8. Respond to inquiries, problems, and requests in an appropriate and timely manner.
9. Acts on order releases action and exception messages from the company system.
10. Plans and manages production schedules to meet customer delivery requirements and best utilize the company's productive capacity.
11. Analyzes sales order releases with respect to capacity planning and material requirements.
12. Manages inventory levels, schedules and availability of selected item, either manufactured or purchased, to meet production schedules. Completes shipping information and delivery date input during sale order reviews.
13. Answer termination or cancellation requests from sales.
14. Orders floor stock with shelf life material for production.
15. Reviews work in process material sweeps from production floor.
16. Receives and reviews sales orders against current requirements and work in process using the material requirement planning report.
17. Releases purchase orders for production material, floor stock items and all purchases to support the business unit.
18. Interfaces with manufacturing personnel, the purchasing department and department leaders on material status and production planning issues.
19. Perform any other duties as assigned.
20. Perform additional tasks, special projects, and responsibilities as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

REQUIRED
o 3 +years shipping/receiving inventory control experience.
o 1 to 2 years of experience in a production planning/materials controls function or equivalent combination of education and experience (for example, 3-5 years of broad manufacturing background).
o 1-2 years forklift experience.
o Excellent written /verbal communication & conflict resolution skills.
o Demonstrated Leadership Skills.
o Proficient in Microsoft Office.


Qualifications:
REQUIRED
o 3 +years shipping/receiving inventory control experience.
o 1 to 2 years of experience in a production planning/materials controls function or equivalent combination of education and experience (for example, 3-5 years of broad manufacturing background).
o 1-2 years forklift experience.
o Excellent written /verbal communication & conflict resolution skills.
o Demonstrated Leadership Skills.
o Proficient in Microsoft Office.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Sunny Delight Beverages Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans & the disabled are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or national, permanent resident, refugee or asylee, or temporary resident under the legalization program of the 1986 Immigration Act. Sunny Delight Beverages Company does not offer practical training positions nor sponsor foreign citizens to obtain work visa or permanent residency (except for certain highly specialized roles such as some R&D positions requiring Doctorate degrees.)

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