Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.
Howmet Aerospace is searching for a Distribution Planner to join our Howmet Wheel Systems (HWS) business unit in Cleveland, OH.
Howmet Aerospace (NYSE: HWM) creates breakthrough products that shape industries. Working in close partnership with our customers, we solve complex engineering challenges to transform the way we fly, drive, and power. Through the ingenuity of our people and cutting-edge advanced manufacturing techniques, we deliver these products at a quality and efficiency that ensure customer success and shareholder value.
Howmet Wheel Systems (HWS) is a business with a rich tradition and a bright future. We literally invented the forged wheel in 1948 and, as a result of staying close to our customers and consumers, have remained the global leader in providing safe, strong, lightweight and innovative aluminum transportation products ever since. HWS serves the commercial vehicle market and employs 1,700 people at 14 locations worldwide.
Under the direction if the HWS North American Supply Chain Manager, this position is accountable for:
This position will interact with the following:
The Distribution Planner is a key role in the Supply Chain organization and will work to balance supply within inventory goals to maximize OTIF. This position will key the day-to-day management of supply and adjustment of production needs across multiple production planning organizations (CLE, HWSM) and balance it with significant incoming supply via ocean from HWSE. This position will be solely responsible for the replenishment and inventory management of the America's accessories business. In addition this position will provide tactical support to the Global Planning Manager for BU-level activities related to weekly inventory and operational reporting.
The key challenges facing this position are ability to manage a complex warehousing & distribution environment in the Americas while coordinating supply from independent production flowpaths. Position must work for the whole Howmet Wheel Systems supply network planning process and will be held accountable to metrics required to ensure effectiveness and efficiency. Basic Qualifications: