Have you done the job of a Materials Planner in a manufacturing plant?

Better yet, have you done this and are ex-military?

Kimberly-Clark has well-known family care and personal care brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Andrex, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, Poise and Depend, we hold the No. 1 or No. 2 share position globally in more than 80 countries.  You can imagine the sophistication of the plants and mills that have been developed for an innovative company like this – innovation that has allowed the firm to survive for over 150 years!

Kimberly-Clark is seeking a Materials Planning Specialist for their Corinth MS plant. Here is some information on this historical town: http://www.corinth.net/ .The full position description and a way to apply is here: http://bit.ly/17250-PlanSpec.   Our company is dedicated to hiring veterans and would like to see one in this role.  Minimal requirements are a Bachelor’s degree and two to four years of experience in a manufacturing setting.

This job is high profile because it deals with large amounts of materials and their planning to go into production.  Being able to work with various customers, including Supply Chain, outside vendors and engineers takes a person who is organized and people-savvy.  Are you this type of person?

The ERP system Kimberly-Clark uses is SAP for APO and BW modules.  Experience with this software would put your application out front of others. 

Have you heard of “Lean Manufacturing” and applied any of its principals to your past job experience (including military)? Our client’s plants are in Continuous Improvement as well – always cutting costs but also generating high quality in their products.  Highlight these attributes if you have this experience in your resume.   This is an individual contributor role with room to make this job his or her own.  Can you imagine the career path in Supply Chain?  This is one of K-C’s largest facilities so the opportunity for advancement is high!

If your career sounds like it covered a lot of these points and you meet the minimum requirements, then ACT NOW and send me your resume for review.  I am a Sourcing Strategist that consults with recruiters that handle jobs for Kimberly-Clark NA and writing this from Dallas TX.   I promise to get back to you with my assessment of your fit and also will create a record for you.  Please send that to Dorothy.Beach@KCC.com and thanks for your interest!

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