R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
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Sr Production Planner

Location: St Louis, MO
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $60,000.00 - $80,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 8/24/2016
Job ID: 02394312
Job Description
Sr Production Planner
Duties and Responsibilities:
The senior supply chain planner develops production plans supporting the consensus demand plans, leads the supply aspects of the Sales & Operations Planning process for his/her respective products, and drives efficient use of production resources.  The senior supply chain planner also generates detailed schedules for production needed to satisfy customer orders and achieve fill rate expectations.
  • Develops the detailed production schedule for finished goods manufacturing, incorporating customer orders, sales forecasts, resource capabilities, cycle times, and inventory objectives
  • Generate a long-term (24 month) finished goods production plan to support the Integrated Business Planning process.  Incorporate the consensus demand plan, resource capabilities and inventory objectives.
  • Lead the evaluation of issues, risks, and opportunities within the Integrated Business Planning process for planner-specific products and drive decisions within the Integrated Business Planning process
  • Manage the finished goods inventory levels and maintain safety stocks to optimize inventory turns for the business while supporting customer fill rate expectations
  • Collaborate with marketing to support the monthly demand planning process.  Support the launch of new products.
BA/BS in Supply Chain, Engineering, Science, Business or equivalent.
APICS – CPIM preferred
5 years in supply chain, planning, purchasing or manufacturing.