Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Planner / Scheduler, Supply & Distribution
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: n/a
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Inventory Planner


  • The position is a key member of the Logistics Inventory team as a focal point delivering inventory services and guidance to the business.
  • Contributes to the monitoring, analysis evaluation and management of inventory to support our operations and functions
  • Ensure parts availability for the Operations by managing exceptions and expediting requests thru the Parts Availability Tracker (PAT)
To ensure availability of inventory to support efficient, cost-effective supply to meet the forecast requirements of internal business partners to enable planned and emergent activities within agreed KPIs.
  Core Accountabilities

  • Ensures conformance with our Company's Charter, the Governance Documents, Code of Conduct and relevant statutory obligations.
  • Leads with an overriding commitment to health, safety, environment responsibility and sustainable development.
  • Acts respectfully and fairly with all team members, embracing differences so that everyone feels cared for and included. Recognises and celebrates achievements and successes within the team.
  • Strives to achieve 100% safety, 100% customer value and 0% waste.
  • Management of exceptions, assessing parts availability for scheduled work and make recommendations in line with the inventory planning process
  • Review of free text items, identify opportunities for transfers and ensure parts availability alignment with work orders
  • Coordinates proactively and effectively to expedite delivery of materials when schedule changes cannot be accommodated
  • Manages demand thru the release of purchase requisitions, seeks to utilize inventory from within the network by transferring stock when possible
  • Applies relevant material classification and stocking strategies in order to optimize inventory levels.
  • Coordination with Procurement for the sourcing of materials and identification of materials to be added to existing outline agreements

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.