Master Scheduler in Oak Brook IL

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Master Scheduler
Job ID: 
Oak Brook IL
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Job Types:
Inventory Control, Planning/Scheduling, Supply Chain Analyst/Mgr.

Employee Type:

Full time


IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Production Planning

Job Posting Title:

Master Scheduler

Job Description:

Position Summary:

Oversees inventory and master scheduling responsibilities for assigned plants and/or co-packers/and/or PPD brands. Maintains capacity plans and production schedules to ensure the efficient delivery of inventory, service and cost objectives. Responsibilities may also include inventory stock transfer / replenishment. Identifies ways to improve planning processes and tools for assigned areas. Major contributor to Core Teams on New Product Introductions, Network assessments / changes, and item level Transitions.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Generate weekly/monthly production and capacity plans using systems and processes that support the organization&##39;s goals.
  • Maintain data integrity in systems to facilitate efficient inventory and capacity management, customer service, and operational metrics.
  • Co-lead with Demand Planning on monthly category level Sales & Operation Planning (S&OP) process.
  • Utilize systems to proactively identify and communicate key drivers and proposed solutions to service and inventory issues.
  • Maintain, review and update all monthly inputs used to calculate safety stocks and inventory targets.
  • Provide backup and support for other Supply Chain functions, as assigned. Maintain competency in all supply chain processes and systems.
  • Track and reconcile weekly/monthly metrics versus established targets. Review production performance and update planning rates to accurately reflect plant capabilities and available capacity.
  • Lead or participate on special projects as required.
  • Coach peers in network and other networks on business process and system best practices.
  • Support AOP process for designated categories/plants
  • Crisis planning preferred
  • Inventory control and waste avoidance mindset is a must

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor&##39;s Degree in Business, Statistics, Mathematics, Supply Chain, Finance, or related field with 3-5 years relevant experience in production planning, detailed scheduling , replenishment planning, demand planning or materials management required OR Associates degree with 5 to 10 years relevant experience in production planning, detailed scheduling , replenishment planning, demand planning or materials management required
  • Experience with supply planning software; working knowledge of SAP strongly preferred
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple demands on time required
  • APICS or CPIM certification a plus
  • Strong Excel skills required

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations . In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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