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Dal-Tile Material Planner in Dallas, Texas

Join the largest manufacturer of tile and natural stone in the United States and watch your career stand out with Dal-Tile, a subsidiary of Mohawk Industries.

Our close-knit team of dedicated professionals has made us the success we are today. In exchange for their hard work, we support our people with a family-friendly work environment, a commitment to promoting from within, unique benefits that go beyond just medical and dental, and a belief that every employee deserves a productive life outside of work. If this sounds outstanding to you, take the first step forward and explore a career with Dal-Tile.

Daltile is seeking a Material Planner to coordinate the production, purchase and distribution of ceramic tile and natural stone inventory.

The major functions are:

  1. Prepare weekly or daily production schedules and/or purchase orders
  • mock schedules as required for Plant planning/cycle time information
  1. Standard communication with Suppliers, Plants, Marketing, Finance, RDCs, Transportation, Plant Purchasing, Customer Service, Accounts Payable, etc
  • attend weekly meetings with Plants, Suppliers, Marketing, etc

  • respond to Customer Service emails within 2 hours

  • prioritize and expedite orders with Suppliers based available inventory and need

  • expedite orders with Transportation

  • prioritize receipts with the RDCs

  • review and report on Plant and/or Supplier performance

  • participate in product launch planning and communication

  • provide information to plant purchasing to aid in determining raw material stock- standard data like LUW rotation file and monthly Supplier forecast

  • resolve OS&D issues

  • resolve Accounts Payable issues

  1. Standard planning operations
  • determine items with excess inventory-reporting and analysis

  • identify redeployment opportunities and determine at what level to redeploy

  • determine ATP based on customer requirements

  • identify and communicate supply constraints with possible solutions

  • understand and explain service or in-stock issues

  • reconcile purchase orders based pro-forma and final shipping

  • resolve old POS, late GIT, B1 orders, transfer orders, purchase orders not shipped, 18 month dates, or documents not received

  • maintain CERDs, Measure Ready Dates, Actual Ready Dates, Delay Reasons, Comments, and all fields in planning header of e-Ports

  1. Maintain planning parameters within the system
  • review and update standard DRP parameters as required (ex: Planner Name, etc…)

  • review and maintain target inventory calculations

  • maintain default dates

  • perform log code maintenance-normal business changes like discontinuation

  • perform source of supply maintenance-following recommendations from marketing

  • maintain plant item master

  • maintain VENDXREF table

  • assign SPI or schedule adherence work-centers

  1. Standard ad-hoc reporting/projects
  • priority scheduling tools

  • basic inventory modeling and analysis

  • RDC shipping/receiving forecast

  • inventory shade exception maintenance

Knowledge, Experience and Competencies:

-Bachelor’s Degree required – preferably in Supply Chain Management, Operations, Logistics, Business, Economics, Mathematics or related field.

-0-2 yrs. previous material planning/supply chain management experience preferred

-Excellent analytical and quantitative skills. Demonstrated ability to balance multiple priorities. Strong organizational skills. Strong customer service and communication skills (written and verbal). Proficiency in MS Excel and Access.

We offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, career opportunities, and an environment of creativity and growth. Company Match on 401k

Employee Purchase Discount

Tuition Reimbursement

Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!

Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.

Req Id: 25135