PRODUCTION PLANNER & SCHEDULER
PLYMOUTH, MA 02360
Responsibilities of the Production Planner & Scheduler:
-Interface with various departments to ensure the proper raw material and build requirements are identified and scheduled to support customer delivery requirements while maximizing internal build plans
-Interpreting and supporting customer demand signals, efficient capacity consumption and effective material requirement coordination
-Create and maintain the master schedule within ERP
-Create production schedules based on history, customer demand and established stocking programs
-Adjust and revise production schedules based on changing conditions
-Analyze planned forecast versus actual consumption and discuss variations with sales
-Identify and communicate projected long term material and capacity requirements based on sales growth strategy
-Identify and monitor key metrics as necessary
-Works directly with planning, production, and sales to resolve scheduling issues.
-Active participant at the Sales and Operations pipeline meetings.
-Minimum 3-5 years of Master Production Scheduling experience utilizing integrated ERP system
-Epicor ERP experience is a plus
-Bachelor s Degree in logistics or supply chain preferred
-APICS certification/membership preferred.
-Previous experience with complex production planning and forecasting in a dynamic high product mix manufacturing environment
-Excellent oral and written communication skills.
-Strong analytical skills and ability to synthesize considerable amount of data.
-Proficient with Microsoft Office
-Ability to work independently making recommendations and decisions to support organization build and stock objectives.
Salary for the Production Planner & Scheduler is up to $70, 000-80, 000
It is the policy of The Alpha Group, Inc. To recruit, hire, train, compensate, promote, and provide other conditions of employment without regard to a person s race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristic protected by law.
Jessica Kegler is the Sales Manager of The Alpha Group, the largest independently owned staffing firm in New England. Jessica specializes in the placement of administrative, technical, and distribution professionals. Along with her staff industry specialists, Jessica enjoys the challenge of finding just the right person for the job. With over 15 years of experience at The Alpha Group, Jessica often draws upon her secret weapon: an unparalleled network of contacts and resources that can make matches happen like magic. Jessica has become a successful recruiter by remembering that making the right fit for her clients is more than just matching skill. It is matching the right personalities and the right culture along with the right skills.
To Contact Jessica you may email her directly at firstname.lastname@example.org, call her office at 508-285-8500 or call her cell phone at 608-234-2960.