We have a vacant position for a Project Material Management Analyst to join our team in Orlando, Florida.
Working under the direction of the Materials Manager or designee shall be responsible for the planning, coordination, and production control activities for one or more technical manufacturing programs. Knowledgeable in concepts of master scheduling, capacity planning and techniques related to level loading, resource utilization, and the detailed requirements planning process.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
Work from established program plans to develop, maintain and monitor schedules.
Perform diversified analytical duties related to the identification and resolution of materiel management problems associated with assigned programs in order to meet schedules.
Provide technical direction to less experienced analysts in the performance of scheduling/expediting duties.
Participate in program status reviews and new program planning meetings.
Analyze demand and supply balance, determine out of balance conditions; identify alternatives and recommend actions for approval.
Provide scheduling input for engineering changes with the intent of meeting customer and program requirements.
Keep inventory levels balanced to demand.
Provide input to maintain accurate manufactured lead-times.
Release purchase requisitions for appropriate lot and batch quantities based on JIT principles while satisfying program cost objectives.
Lead by example: prevent errors; perform work in accordance with department and company policies & procedures.
Work in collaboration with the Inventory Control group.
Interface with Managers, Supervisors and Group Leaders to optimize and manage flow of work on the production floor.
Provide feedback to managers and supervisors regarding part shortages and concerns.
Broad knowledge of a general technical field such as manufacturing, procurement, materials planning. Requires understanding and use of MRP systems/manufacturing processes. Good oral and written communications skills and working knowledge of PC-based word processing, spreadsheet and database application software. 60 College credit hours required in business/supply chain or related field. Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Supply Chain or related field preferred. APICS certification highly desired. 3 to 5 years of related experience.
All positions at Kaman Aerospace require access to information or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently all applicants must be US citizens or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”) and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights to be considered for a position.