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Planning Manager

Kelly Services

Rosedale, IN
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Job Title Planning Manager

Jobid US588YCT_BH1424684

Location: Rosedale, IN, 47874, USA

Description **Planning Manager Position Available (Direct Hire) - Terre Haute, IN area**

**Kelly Services is seeking a Planning Manager for one of their top packaging product manufacturers near Terre Haute.**

**Job Description:**

The Planning Manager will be responsible for developing and implementing a planning and scheduling strategy, and the associated systems, for the plants within the organization. This role oversees all aspect of planning and scheduling, material planning, and customer fulfillment programs across approximately five plants.

This is a critical leadership position accountable for driving continuous improvement throughout planning and delivering world-class results in key metrics including On-Time Delivery, Fill Rates, Inventory Turns, Slow Moving & Obsolete Inventory, Labor Costs, and multiple other metrics related to inventory performance within the customer fulfillment function.


+ Define and implement comprehensive strategies for all aspects of scheduling to reduce costs, mitigate risk, shorten lead times and reduce inventories
+ Ensure that scheduling processes within supply chain is functioning properly and in a timely manner to ensure minimal delays in fulfilling customer orders
+ Influence and align cross functional stakeholders to an actionable plan for addressing and improving Customer Experience
+ Develop scheduling effectiveness metrics and report regularly on plant scheduling performance, utilizing the metrics
+ Contributes to the company’s financial performance by providing results driven leadership to the planning function
+ Human Capital Management and development of organizational capability for scheduling support
+ Continuously develops team members through active engagement, problem solving, special assignment, and continuous improvement activities
+ Build strong partnerships with IT to implement new and enhanced solutions to support SC
+ Ensure use of data and statistics to predict business results (predictive analysis)

+ Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, Operations Management, Lean Manufacturing or a related field
+ MBA preferred
+ 15+ years working in a variety of roles in a manufacturing organization, including experience in some or all of these areas: Operations, Supply Chain, Procurement, Customer Service, Commercial Sales
+ 10+ years of experience in a leadership role
+ Prior experience leading scheduling/planning transformation is strongly preferred
+ SAP systems experience preferred
+ Some travel will be required
**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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