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Material Planning Leader

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Hornell, New York, United States


Operations and Logistics, supply chain, buyer, planner



Softtek Integration Systems, Inc. is seeking an experienced Material Planning Leader at Hornell, NY. This is a Full-time position.

Job Description:

Technical, Business & Role Skills:

  • She/He will manage and develop Material planning team to include, Buyers, Material Planners and Procurement Specialist
  • Set up Inventory & batches delivery strategies based on Project strategy
  • Define material typology (based on ABC, variability) for defining planning tactics and to support project replenishment
  • Support finance for inventory depreciation calculation
  • Analyze Inventory content for correcting planning strategies
  • Participate to the Engineering Change committee – guarantee proper plan of material changes
  • Define and set-up parameters to implement material planning & batches strategies
  • Execute the improvement plan in regard of Inventory reduction & maximize the cash
  • Execute Project Material planning based on Project strategy
  • Monitor the Parts Maturity Follow up in coherence with project progress
  • Anticipate the risk on Material delivery
  • Create Purchase request for the project
  • Work Package Owner (WPO) for Procurement Work Package under his/her scope of responsibility


Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or Logistics


  • Minimum 1-3 years of Material, Production and/or Supply Chain Planning
  • One to two years related experience and/or training in a related field such as Purchasing, Sourcing, Logistics or other Supply Chain role
  • Fluent in English

 Technical competencies & behaviour:

  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Good Communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office

 Activities to Perform:

  • Procure to Pay
  • SLA's/CTQs Under Control
  • Competitive Bidding
  • Participate and contribute in customer discussions and proposals
  • RFQs
  • Category Management
  • Direct Expense Management
  • Business Review With Customer


About Softtek: Founded in 1982, Softtek is a global provider of process-driven IT solutions with 30 offices in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. With 15 Global Delivery Centers in the U.S., Mexico, China, Brazil, Argentina, Costa Rica, Spain, Hungary and India, Softtek helps improve and produce predictable outcomes for top-tier corporations in over 20 countries.  Softtek is the creator and a leader of the nearshore industry. For more information on what we do, who we are, and career opportunities, visit / Follow us @Softtek on Twitter, and be our fan on Facebook