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Material Planner
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Bemis Company | Neenah, WI
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Job Description

One Great Future

In August of 2018 it was announced that Amcor Flexibles and Bemis Company would combine to become the global leader in consumer packaging. This combination allows for a comprehensive global footprint with greater scale in all regions of the world. With a combined company history of more than 300 years, we continue to work collaboratively with our customers to make Amcor the clear choice for inspired packaging solutions. We appreciate your patience while we work to integrate our application and hiring process.

Job Description


This position is responsible for ensuring that appropriate amounts of raw materials are purchased and inventoried to meet customer material requirements. The Material Planner supports the production schedulers to ensure equipment availability for conversion of materials.


* Supports Production Scheduler by aligning raw materials with the production schedule.
* Initiates all purchase orders for all required raw material.
* Maintain and monitor raw material levels.
* Expedite the movement of materials by means of production run lists and material shortage reports.
* Coordinate the movement of raw materials between facilities to facilitate the on-time execution of the production schedule. For materials in short supply, ensure that their use is prioritized based on customer demand.
* Recommend to the Production Schedulers the disposition of film identified on monthly old and obsolete stock inventory reports.
* Establishes and controls min-max inventory levels for raw materials
* Works with resin handlers on resin issues and coordinates with railroad on inbound and out bound needs.
* Manages raw material requisitions for each order and manages oversize stock usage and allocations.
* Manages raw material claim management, data entry, communication and closure.


* Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate in order to build trusted relationships.
* Effective trouble shooting, problem solving, and organizational skills. Ability to handle frequent interruptions, meet tight deadlines, and handle conflict in an effective manner.
* Demonstrated ability to organize resources and analyse alternatives to make effective decisions.
* Sound knowledge of supply chain processes and procedures including logistics, manufacturing planning, demand, and replenishment processes.
* Ability to manage complexity and resolve conflicts that arise from balancing multiple priorities.
* Demonstration of thoroughness and attention to detail.


* Bachelor's degree in Logistics/Supply Chain, Business, or related field preferred.
* Previous internship experience preferred.
* Excellent computer skills in MS Office including advanced skills in Excel and MRP/ERP Systems; SAP experience is a plus.

Our Expectations

We expect our people to be guided by The Amcor Way and demonstrate our Values every day to enabler the business to win. We are winning when:

* Our people are engaged and developing as part of a high-performing Amcor team
* Our customers grow and prosper from Amcor's quality, service, and innovation
* Our investors benefit from Amcor's consistent growth and superior returns
* The environment is better off because of Amcor's leadership and products

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Amcor Flexibles North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click on the links "EEO is the and "EEO is the Law" Poster Supplement. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please call 224-313-7000 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.


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About Bemis Company

Bemis Company, Inc. is a manufacturer of flexible packaging products and pressure sensitive materials. The Company sells its products to customers throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. It operates in two segments: Flexible Packaging and Pressure Sensitive Materials. During the year ended December 31, 2008, approximately 83% of the Company's sales were derived from the Flexible Packaging segment, and approximately 17% were derived from the Pressure Sensitive Materials segment. The Company's products are sold to customers primarily in the food industry. Other customers include companies in the businesses, such as chemical, agribusiness, medical, pharmaceutical, personal care, electronics, automotive, construction, graphic industries and other consumer goods. In June 2009, the Company acquired the South American rigid packaging operations of Huhtamaki Oyj, a manufacturer of consumer and specialty packaging.