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HDT Expeditionary Systems, Inc.

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Tanner, AL
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Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

  • Monitors short and long term material requirement needs, develops and implements effective plans to assure material availability using SAP to manage and action daily ERP messages
  • Controls the flow of material from the supplier and on the production floor
  • Manages non-conforming material (return material, identify replacement, cost of quality etc.)
  • Immediately communicates product revision changes to supplier
  • Responsible for making what, when, and how much decisions regarding material procurement and production
  • Monitors supplier on time delivery performance and escalates as necessary to commodity manager if chronic delivery issues are identified
  • Sends open order report to supplier weekly to ensure current schedule is accurate
  • Ensures that SAP reflects the most up-to-date delivery schedule from suppliers with no due dates in the past, Manage PO Confirmation, Statistical Dates and Delivery Dates in SAP
  • Monitors supplier shortages, shortage analysis and communication to appropriate team(s) as necessary
  • Monitors supplier quality levels and escalates as necessary to commodity manager if chronic delivery issues are identified
  • Initiates actions as necessary for the participation of Engineering, Manufacturing and Quality Assurance to resolve day-to-day supplier concerns
  • Active role in maintaining inventories at minimal levels
  • Engages with supervisors & managers in decreasing or adjusting stock quantities as appropriate
  • Daily expediting to ensure high service levels to our customers
  • Takes a proactive role in continuous improvement of SAP parameters
  • Supports, communicates, reinforces and defends the mission, values and culture of the organization
  • Adheres to all quality and safety standards
  • Supports other projects and performs duties as assigned