Requisition Number: 63361
Basic Function of Job
The Senior Planner will be responsible for preparing the production schedule based on lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders. Ensures that the production department has all the raw materials they need in order to fulfill the production schedule.
*Analyzes distribution and production capacities and performs mathematical calculations to determine production schedule is attainable *Plans and schedules floor for each operation according to routings sequences and lead times *Adjusts production schedule as needed to meet customer expectations *Meets with production supervisors daily to determine status of schedule / projects *Ensures production plan supports sales plan and inventory targets (lead times, lot sizes, safety stock, etc.) *Participate in Department/Production specific projects *Prepare production reports *Communicate concerns regarding manufacturing performance issues as necessary *Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced ever changing environment *Follow safety rules and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition *Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor
*5 years' experience in a leadership role in production planning, production scheduling and inventory planning and Bachelor's degree or 10 years' experience in a leadership role in production planning, production scheduling and inventory planning *Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from management, peers, and customers *Strong analytical skills, process oriented and ability to develop actionable plans *Ability to identify issues and take corrective/preventative actions *Establish and maintain collaborative working relationships with others related to learning, problem solving, back-up support and fostering team support *Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and email programs *Must demonstrate flexibility to changing priorities, deadlines, demands and assignments as needed.
Value added skills
*SAP experience *An understanding of lean-manufacturing principles
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Posting Notes: Hanover Park || Illinois (US-IL) || United States (US) || None || None || US - Hanover Park, IL ||
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