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:
- Prepare weekly or daily production schedules and/or purchase orders
- mock schedules as required for Plant planning/cycle time information
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
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