17 days old
2017-11-282017-12-28

Materials Logistics/Demand Planning Professional

Siemens
Indianapolis, IN
**Materials Logistics/Demand Planning Professional**







Locations:Indianapolis, Indiana







Job Family: SCM-Procurement / Logistics & ECC







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Power Generation Services



**Business Unit:** Distributed Generation



**Requisition Number:** 217616



**Primary Location:** United States-Indiana-Indianapolis



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



**Education Required Level:** High School Diploma / (GED)



**Travel Required:** 10%







**Division Description:**







Siemens is the leading service partner for ensuring high reliability and optimal performance of rotating power equipment within the utility, oil & gas, and industrial processing industries worldwide as well as for wind turbines. Siemens extensive national network of service technicians is able to quickly and comprehensively offer expert service to maximize the lifecycle of power generation equipment, helping to ensure reliability and prevent downtime.



For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/power-generation-services.htm







**Job Description:**







The Materials/Logistics Demand Planner candidate will act as the liaison between vendors and management, in procuring materials for distribution, from both International and Domestic vendors. Ideal candidates for this position will have strong previous experience in logistics, supply chain, forecasting, or procurement, as well as outstanding communication and customer service skills. Position will involve team interaction to contribute to team development, and performance to achieve team and organizational goals. Direct reporting to logistics/purchasing team Manager on day to day activities, as well as progress on specific project assignments.







**Responsibilities**







+ Executes placement of Purchase Requisitions both direct and indirect as well as performs all of the standard and some specialized and complex aspects within area of Procurement such as Purchase Order maintenance, expedite activity, inbound material discrepancy resolution, GR/IR resolution, blocked invoice resolution, overdue Purchase Order follow up, Purchasing Info Record creation and maintenance, MD06 exception messages, etc.



+ Applies documented rules, past practices, or instruction on an independent level.



+ Effectively identifies problems as they occur and takes appropriate steps to solve them in situations where the problem is difficult or complex Analysis of reports is required in regard to negative availability of stocked product Execution of vendor delivery performance measurements



+ Frequent interaction in team environment



+ Participate in on-going efforts to identify and implement automation and continual improvements throughout the logistics and procurement processes.







**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**







+ Minimum High School Diploma



+ 5+ years of experience in logistics coordinating, supply chain, customer service, or procurement



+ SAP proficiency and knowledge



+ Ability to work well with a team



+ Proficient Microsoft Office skills (Outlook, Excel, Word, Access)



+ Strong communication skills, both verbal and written



+ Strong organizational and interpersonal skills



+ Understanding of purchasing, forecasting, and inventory concepts, practices, and procedures



+ Customer focus for both internal and external business relationships



+ Minimal travel will be required at times



+ The following attributes are a plus, but not required for the position:APICS certificationExperience in Power generation, Gas Compression, Rotating Equipment, or Process Automation







**Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**







+ Advanced Excel knowledge (Pivot Tables, V-Lookup, Charting/Graphing)







**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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