Responsibilities and Duties:
Implements an effective and appropriate capacity management and production monitoring system.
Maintains all MRP planning and scheduling parameters for all “make” items.
Analyzes planned order reports and provides timely release of production work orders specified by the Production Plan.
Interfaces with production teams and procurement specialists to prioritize the most critical items.
Identifies and brings to resolution any production demand/supply imbalances in both volume and mix.
Provides daily guidance and information to the product line team regarding status of production schedules.
Prepares and communicates shortage and backlog reports and provides visibility of other potential interruptions to the Planning Manager.
Monitors production progress against scheduling needs and intervenes as necessary to bring deliveries back into compliance with production schedules.
Identifies and reports opportunities and implements actions continually to reduce waste shorten lead time, reduce costs, etc.
Reports all scheduling, capacity, and production tracking data, statistics and metrics as defined by the Master Schedule policy.
Business Administration, Engineering, Finance or related field bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Minimum preferred 3 years’ experience in a Supply Chain, Manufacturing, or Finance role.
Prior MRP Planning experience
Good product knowledge and customer knowledge
Good Manufacturing processes knowledge
Advanced level understanding of ERP software systems
Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship