Pro Staff

Supply Planner

Nov 10, 2017
Jan 03, 2018
Pro Staff
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time
Pro Staff in partnership with KGP in Faribault has an exciting opportunity for a Supply Planner.  The Supply Planner is responsible for activities associated with inventory planning and selection of replenishment methods to meet requirements of the KGP Logistics business plan.

Our ideal candidate would have excellent communication and negotiating skills, have a strong attention to detail and show a high initiative and follow through. Candidates should also be confident in decision making, multitasking, problem solving and must have strong computer skills.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include the following; other duties may be assigned:
• The Planner is responsible for the optimization of KGP physical inventory assets utilizing automated planning software (Logility) in conjunction with the ERP system (Navision). The challenge of this position is to increase inventory turn ratio while also meeting customer service levels.
• The Planner is responsible for analyzing and updating supplier lead times as well as working with suppliers to educate them on KGP’s requirements for on time delivery. Utilizing several software and Access databases, the Planner will track and report agreed upon metrics to Management as well as the Supplier.  
• The Planner is responsible for working in such databases as, Logility PRD Database (all Planner reports in Access) Microsoft Office, SSRS and CRM.
• The Planner is responsible for daily inventory reporting including explanations of increases and decreases. 
• Performs other duties as assigned

-High School degree or equivalent. 
-Minimum of seven years work experience in Logistics, Marketing, or Sales. 

To be considered for this position please apply online at or submit your resume to

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