Material Planner, Systact Systems Ltd, Cork

  • Full Time
  • Cork
  • Posted 4 weeks ago

Systact Systems Ltd, Cork

Material Planner, Systact Systems Ltd, Cork
Plan, prepare, issue, and control production schedules and material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet customer and production requirements; Maintain MRP Master Data Requirements, integrity, and accuracy; Ensure shipments are accomplished to meet customer expectations and business objectives for inventory management.


  • Provide delivery commitments to customers supported by materials lead time and capacity analysis.
  • Create and manage work orders in preparation for manufacturing’s release. Ensure kits are short free and lower level makes are prepared to meet demand requirements.
  • Assist in the analysis of supply chain issues, work in progress and potential production setbacks and participates in providing recommendations to assure delivery requirements are satisfied.
  • Create and manage purchase order to ensure flow from suppliers to manufacturing based on MRP demand.
  • Receive and analyze material constraints from suppliers (action accordingly).
  • Manage work orders to closure through finance and reconciliation of variances.
  • Review customer sales order (enter and update them when required) while collaborating with project managers.
  • Work with engineering and production teams to ensure accuracy of production BOMs and routings.
  • Lead and manage customer accounts
  • Lead planning process improvement projects
  • Performs other duties as required.


  • Demonstrated planning leadership in complex customer accounts
  • Minimum 3 years of planning experience in a high mix environment.
  • Thorough understanding of MRP systems, BOM structures and Materials Planning.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a business or Supply Chain discipline or equivalent work experience.
  • Expert MS Office skills in Word and Excel; must be highly proficient in creating and updating complex spreadsheets in Excel.
  • Access Supply Chain ERP experience is a plus.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Tenacious follow through in meeting committed deliverables.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Outstanding customer service attitude.
  • APICS CPIM preferred.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Work Location: One location

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