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Production Planner

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Oxford, NC
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Job Title Production Planner

Jobid US588YCL_BH1422845

Location: Oxford, NC, 27565, USA

Description Production Planner

The Production Planner will be responsible for developing a production plan to satisfy customer demand while carrying minimum effective inventory. The qualified individual will be responsible for providing the plant with a production plan consistent with the plant capacity and sales forecast. The planner is responsible for determining the desired inventory levels to meet both service and inventory targets. The sales forecasts, new business opportunities, customer expectations, and internal supply constraints will be used to develop production plans. Strong collaboration with the Business Managers, Material Supply Management, Operations, Sales, Customer Service and Management will be critical to meeting business goals.

Main Responsibilities:

+ Manage and develop run strategy of assigned products to optimize service, inventory and efficiency
+ Utilizing C/D ratio, determine constraints and initiate resolution steps with cross functional areas
+ Perform supply demand analysis, highlighting areas of concern for the next 12 months
+ Develop and/or develop and convert weekly plan to daily schedule within the available capacity
+ Analyze short term constraints establishing recommendations for resolution. Work cross functionally to execute agreed solution
+ Follow site standard daily planning processes within SAP to manage the supply of product to our markets
+ Maintain a valid production schedule (MPS) in SAP R3 for F/A and bulk making resources in order to optimise product availability and inventory in line with each Value Stream Operating Strategy.
+ Maintain valid Master Data in SAP in line with the operating strategy including: Material master (MRP views and work scheduling view), BOM’s, scrap rates, recipe rates, set up times, production versions, quotas.

+ BA/BS degree or 5 years related work experience and 5 years’ experience.
+ Sound knowledge of supply chain processes and procedures including manufacturing planning, demand, and replenishment
+ Strong negotiation skills with the ability to reason and influence at all
+ Strong communication and presentation
+ Strong problem solving and analysis
+ Ability to manage complexity and resolve conflicts that arise from balancing multiple
+ Proficient in MS office applications.
**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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