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Posted on Aug 1
Are you an experienced Production Planner looking for a great
with a global company?
What You’ll Do:
As the Production Planner, you will plan and manage the production schedule and inventory levels to meet production goals and customer order timelines.
Your Accountabilities In The Role:
You will build and manage a production schedule that meets the sales schedule and inventory strategy.
You will monitor inventory levels to ensure materials are available to meet production needs and customer orders, while ensuring inventory levels stay within parameters.
You will collaborate with Customer Service on production scheduling issues, where the order sales schedule may be impacted, to find proactive solutions.
You will work closely with Plant Superintendents and Team Leaders to facilitate the successful execution of the production plan.
You will support the Lean initiatives by participating in training and events to foster productivity and process improvements within the department or within cross-functional areas.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Management, or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience: 3-5 years of production planning experience. APICS (American Production & Inventory Control Society) Certificate preferred, but not required
Functional Skills: Solid math, data analysis, and planning or organizing skills are required
Technology Skills: JDE or AS400 ERP system experience preferred; intermediate skills in Microsoft
Word/Excel, and Showcase & Reports Writing (part of JD Edwards) knowledge would also be preferred
Other Behaviors: Excellent communication, ability to prioritize and multi-task, able to influence others, and exceptional customer support both internally and externally
Culture Match: Requires a person who is passionate about team collaboration and who can work in a fast-paced customer support role
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