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Planning Support

Requisition ID:  21936
Job Location(s): 

Loves Park, IL, US

Job Description

There has never been a better time to join our global company. Danfoss was the first in the world to mass produce energy saving frequency converters and continue to offer a full range of solutions for energy efficiency and renewable energy. Danfoss in Loves Park has an opening for a Planning Supporter to provide daily support to each production value stream and Logistics, with primary focus and emphasis on supporting the role of the Planner/Buyer.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following.

  • Ensure timely updates of material delivery dates and quantities
  • Upload delivery documents or other pertinent information to SAP
  • Monitor and report on supplier performance using Excel tools
  • Ensure timely updates to reports detailing all inbound air and ocean shipment departures and arrivals estimations
  • Monitor and report on forwarder performance using Excel tools
  • Ensure timely updates of material delivery expectations to the portal and expedite material delivery to the production floor
  • Ensure follow up on deviations of material delivery to the production floor when that deviation is due to an internal material movement process
  • Coordinate with Value Steams to determine root cause analysis on material delivery deviations and provide support to remove future occurrences
  • Act on Product Notes specific to our Traded Goods in inventory and coordinate the segregation of material- both within SAP and physically
  • Ensure timely disposition of segregated material by initiating communication with Product Managers and value stream quality personnel
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • Must be 18 years of age. High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required.
  • 1-2 years’ experience in warehousing and production operations
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Microsoft Outlook and Excel, pivot tablet knowledge is highly recommended
  • 1-2 years’ of transactional experience within SAP R3 is highly recommended
  • Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with internal customers and external suppliers
  • Candidate must possess outstanding communication skills and professional demeanour
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.  Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, and the general public.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

 

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

 


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