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Senior Material Analyst

Beaver, Pennsylvania
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Monitors and matches demand and capacity in order to ensure level loading of the plant.

  • Analyzes and manages inventory levels and forecast data to meet profit and inventory targets and goals.
  • Balances current and future requirements with manufacturing capability in order to execute the production plan to meet customer requirements and minimize costs.
  • Expedites material, where required, to improve shortfall between current plan and requirements to meet or exceed customer expectations.
  • Negotiates with suppliers to meet plant delivery requirements in order to fulfill customer needs.
  • Analyzes data, including enterprise requirement planning information, and prepares reports as needed for execution and recommended action in order to optimize plant operations.
  • Maintains planning parameters in plant systems, such as MAPICS, in order to keep systems updated.
  • Manages the engineering change process in order to minimize impact on production, inventory and customer requirements.
  • Supports plant cost reduction programs in order to achieve overall objectives.
  • Plans, controls and monitors feeder production, as assigned, to ensure appropriate plant inventory levels.
  • Prepares regular inactive/obsolete/surplus reports, as assigned, to help reduce inventory levels in those areas.
  • Prepares regular reports showing product line performance, fill rates and delivery information in order to monitor plant performance in support of Supply Chain Manager.
  • Qualifications

    Basic Qualifications:

    - Bachelors degree in Materials, Supply Chain, or IT from an accredited institution

    - Minimum 3 years’ experience in Supply Chain/Logistics, IT, SIOP, or customer service.

    - Minimum 3 years’ experience working in or supporting a manufacturing environment

    - Understanding of MRP systems and has experience with material managements systems

    - Strong computer skills and ability to manipulate spreadsheets


    Preferred Qualifications:


    - Master’s degree in Business Administration or IT from an accredited institution.

    - Proficiency in VISTA order management, Mentor, and MAPICS

    - More advanced Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word experience

    - Knowledge of 5S, Lean, Continuous Improvement, Quality, BOM, and Enovia processes



    We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

    Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

    Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
    Organization: EPG CPD PCD Power Components Division

    Job Level: Individual Contributor
    Schedule: Full-time
    Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
    Does this position offer relocation?: No
    Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

    Requisition ID: 050823