23 days old

Production Planner - REMOTE

Kelly Services
Jacksonville, FL 32232 Work Remotely
Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a **REMOTE** Production Planner for a project engagement at one of our Global clients in Jacksonville, FL. This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. **Youll also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time.** All KellyOCG employees receive annual performance reviews.


**As a Production Planner placed with KellyOCG you will be responsible for the following:**

+ As the Production Planner, you are responsible for creating, updating, and aligning the production schedule between the different departments within but not limited to operations.

+ The production planner makes sure that the customer requirements are clearly defined in volume and SKU mix.

+ The production planner is responsible for maintaining customer service metrics.

+ Responsible for creating and optimizing a constrained weekly master production schedule (MPS) in accordance with customer demand and available capacity; responsibilities also include accountability for downstream replenishment and timely release for production in collaboration with the Quality Assurance (QA) Team

+ Planning and freeze period management of production activities (rescheduling, rework, outsourced work).

+ Optimize customer service to avoid stock outs/backorders; identify and address all short-term supply constraints within the weekly process (long-term constraints within monthly process); analyze daily supply/demand alerts and address or escalate accordingly

+ Maintain inventories within goal, while minimizing excess, obsolete and expired products; develop overall inventory projections for specific products

+ Collaborate and partner with Operations to ensure production schedule is met

+ Resolve manufacturing conflicts for site/portfolio as they relate to production planning. Manage impact and communication of manufacturing driven change.

+ Maintain and update accurate bill of materials (BOMs) for any new or added raw materials

+ Establishes effective communication with various groups such as Quality, Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply and Demand Planning as required.

+ Participate in new product launch meetings as needed and assist in developing new product production schedules


+ A minimum of a bachelors degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, and/or Engineering related field, is preferred

+ A minimum of five (5) years of business experience in Supply Chain & Logistics, with healthcare industry experience required.

+ Experience with ERP - such as SAP, Manugistics and Advance Planning Systems preferred. Proficiency with Excel, macros, VLOOKUPs, pivot tables and macro coding.

+ Experience utilizing Tableau desired.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.

Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.

The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 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 is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2022-07-20 Expires: 2022-08-20

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