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LH90 - Material Handling Specialist

Material Handling Analyst Manufacturing

Kelly Services is currently seeking a talented Material Handling Analyst with excellent computer skills and database experience to work at Nissan in Smyrna, Tennessee. The ideal candidate will have at least 1 year of related experience, preferably in inventory control with a background in automotive or manufacturing.

This is a great opportunity to advance your career with a leader in the automotive industry


Job Description:

Ensuring accurate orders and forecast to production part supply base via parameters maintained in MRP system.

Analyzing reports and maintaining parameters in mainframe MRP system that ensure correct flow of material supply to the plant from both domestic and overseas suppliers.

Working closely with Logistics / Material Handling / Inventory Control / Scheduling / Suppliers to understand material supply needs and reflect in the MRP system.

Coordinating flow of material to ensure material is ordered to meet SOP timing for new models. Working with suppliers to analyze and judge claims for obsolete material.

Working with supplier to coordinate occasional supplier workshops to keep supply base informed on best practices and how best to manage being a supplier to Nissan.

This Parts Ordering position is very system-intensive.

Candidates that are geared toward systems problem solving, software developing, investigating new and creative ways to solve data-manipulation problems tend to have the most success in this position.

Candidates should have very strong backgrounds utilizing advanced MS Excel functions especially Pivot tables,

Macros / VBA Coding are preferred.


Minimum requirements

Bachelor’s Degree OR 8 years of experience in manufacturing and/or automotive industry.

Thorough common software knowledge such as Word, Excel, Access and Supply Chain systems.

Highly organized with excellent analytical, written and verbal skills.

Persuasive and persistent individual with demonstrated leadership skills.

Ability to comprehend and evaluate problems to determine root causes and propose corrective action.

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