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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/9/2016

Idyllic Enterprises Cape Girardeau, MO

Cape Girardeau, MO
AJE Ref #
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Company Ref #
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Bachelors Degree


Job Description:

A leading and rapidly growing company that produces powdered beverage products for the Sports Nutrition and Medical Foods Markets is seeking a Production Planner/Buyer for its new manufacturing plant in the Midwest. Job DutiesPlans and manages production schedules to meet customer delivery requirements and best utilize the company s productive capacity.Analyzes sales order forecasting with respect to capacity planning and material requirements.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.Answer termination or cancellation requests from sales.Orders floor stock with shelf life material for production.Reviews work in process material sweeps from production floor.Receives and reviews sales orders against current requirements and work in process using the material requirement planning report.Releases purchase orders for production material, floor stock items and all purchases to support the business unit.Interfaces with manufacturing personnel, the purchasing department and supervisors on material status and production planning issues. CompetenciesProblem Solving/Analysis.Technical Capacity.Communication Proficiency.Decision Making.Collaboration Skills.Cost Accounting.Sourcing and Procurement. Work Environment This job operates in a production office environment. The employee is occasionally exposed to shop elements such as noise, dust, fumes and odors. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines Other DutiesPlease note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Education Accounting degree preferred. 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)

Company Description:

Offering business services to Southeast Missouri since 2006, Idyllic Enterprises affords companies with the satisfactory knowledge that all of their needs will be handled by professionals. Idyllic Enterprises began as a provider of administrative services but soon found a need to expand into other outsourced skills. Currently, Idyllic offers assistance in Accounting, Creative Services, Information Technology, Marketing, Recruiting, and Shipping. Our staff works with clients to develop and implement workforce solutions that allow clients to meet their daily operational obligations, thus freeing up time to focus on their more strategic business needs. For a business services provider that instills a sense of trust and delivers excellent customer service, turn to Idyllic Enterprises.