Harris Corporation Material Planning in Palm Bay, Florida

Material Planning 6/19/18--Supply ChainUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20181906-25360


Job Title: Material Planner

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Code: SIS20181906-25360

Job Description:

Material Management with the following responsibilities:

  • Plan, schedule and monitor the efficient movement of material from identification of the requirement to delivery to the end user.

  • Develop raw material requirements and scheduling requirements from engineering specifications and production schedules.

  • Coordinate material movement with purchasing, warehouse, and end user.

  • Utilize Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems to effectively time phase material to service cash flow objectives and program schedule.

  • Establish, track, and report EVMS performance for programs.

  • Develop strategies, implement plans, and track progress for cost savings initiatives.

  • Plans and schedules materials, equipment, and commodity products of high complexity for government and commercial programs.

  • Utilize MRP systems, PeopleSoft financial system, Supplier Rating System, RI Web Applications, and EXPO applications.

  • Responsible for managing material pricing for proposal efforts.

  • Resolution of all material related problems encountered on the program.

  • Negotiate and manage schedules for timely delivery of materials.

  • Demonstrate the highest level of integrity between transactions.

  • May interpret laws, rules and regulations regarding shipping and prepare applications for export/import control certifications and licenses.

  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned.


  • 3+ years with a Bachelor’s Degree in: Business, Finance, or Accounting or equivalent.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skill.

  • Knowledge in supply chain processes preferred.

  • Advanced knowledge of material requirements planning (MRP) systems desired.

  • Strong computer skills with working knowledge of MS Office applications, specifically Excel and PowerPoint.

Security Clearance:

Please be aware that this position requires the ability to obtain a US Government security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Supply Chain

LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay