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As a leading global supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, Lam Research develops innovative solutions that help our customers build smaller, faster, and more power-efficient devices.

We are a company comprised of people who work hard, deliver outstanding results and maintain a sense of humor during even the most challenging times. Our success results from our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can play a vital role in the future of electronics and write your own success story.

China Inventory Planner

Date: Apr 4, 2021

Location: Shanghai, CN, 201203

Req ID: 155549

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Job Responsibilities


Plans, schedules and monitors the movement of material through the production cycle. Determines material requirements from engineering and production schedules. Coordinates the efficient movement of materials with purchasing, production and engineering. Develops specifications for new contract orders. Responsible for procurement business system data input and integrity; creates and maintains bills of material and parts/commodities numbers in supply chain management or other enterprisewide systems.

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Responsibilities
    the planner is responsible for planning and maintaining appropriate levels of spare parts that necessary to support field service demand during tool installation and warranty as well as service commitment requirement to customer. This includes basic scheduling and planning of inventory management and He/She is required to work independently.

    The job responsibilities included, but are not limited to:

    1-Release spare forecast according to rolling forecast provided by customer
    2-Expedite incoming materials process to meet tool move-in schedule and bin fill rate
    3-Review and adjust SAP parameter safety stock and reorder point of materials

    4- Analyze inventory status, control and optimize inventory level, turns to meet target
    5-Involved in root cause and corrective action for all of service failure due to parts shortage 
    6-Service spares’ material plan and on time deliver to meet field needs and customer purchasing requirement
    7-Align/communicate with Centre planning division based in US to perform a good change management in terms of consumption spike

    • Bachelor Degree or above education
    • Excellent analytical skills and statistical analysis capability.

    • Working knowledge of SAP
    • Microsoft skill are required, excellent in Excel, Access is preference

    • Strong & Fluent in written and oral English
    • >5 years’ experience in spares demand planning in Semiconductor manufactory or similar

Our Commitment


Our work is everywhere you look – even if you can’t actually see it. Lam Research goes deeper than software or chips to the heart of the process that enables chip creation. So if you want to help power the components that empower everything, join us.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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