Production Planner - Goldsboro, North Carolina United States - 36665



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 36665
Title: Production Planner
Job Location: Goldsboro, North Carolina - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


This is within a growing company that supplies equipment to the military and aerospace industries. Their is upward mobility to Master Scheduler, Materials Manager, Supply Chain Manager and then to Ops Manager or VP of Ops in the future.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title: Production Planner Reports To: Master Scheduler Summary of Position: The Production Planner is the individual responsible for ensuring customer demand is analyzed and coordinated with Supply Chain and Capacity to ensure requirements are met. Manages both the business processes and the tactical elements of forecasting, demand, excess/obsolete inventory, and rough-cut capacity planning. Ensures manufacturing schedules reflect sales, bookings and aftermarket demand with capacity and supply. Responsible for demand accuracy and stability. Duties and Responsibilities: ? Provide feedback to departments on necessary actions to support current and future demand. ? Address demand-related risks in a timely and develop effective mitigation plans. ? Effectively manage cut-in dates resulting from engineering, supplier, and make/ buy changes. ? Analyze new product introduction, and existing product risk mitigation for long lead time items. ? Participates in S&OP (Sales & Operations Planning) collaboration and consensus demand planning process. ? Propose and implement solutions to improve demand forecast accuracy. ? Successfully communicate forecast and inventory estimations to management. ? Analyze forecast impact to inventory and conduct monthly forecast maintenance. ? Provide input on developing inventory strategies utilizing order modifiers that include safety stock, min order qty, fixed order qty, fixed days’ supply. ? Analyze inventory for excess and/or obsolete materials/components and suggest actions to reduce inventory. ? Analyze customer demand trends and recommend adjustments to forecast, inventory and capacity plan. ? Serves as a subject matter expert for forecasting, excess/obsolete inventory, and rough-cut capacity planning. ? Understand capacity planning in relations to Oracle and provide setup recommendations to operations. ? Manage and lead meetings to routinely review the demand and alignment with capacity plan. ? Evaluate, recommend, and implement new solutions to current processes of using Oracle. ? Train end users on improved Oracle functionality. ? All other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

o perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience: ? Bachelor of Science degree (B.S.) from four-year college or university and 5 years related experience and/or training. ? Strategic thinker, strong analytical skills, able to synthesize considerable and complex data. ? Experience in utilizing spreadsheet and ERP- type software in managing the planning process. ? Strong PC skills (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Project, Access, Minitab)

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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