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Senior Production Planner

Kelly Services
Shelton, CT 06484
**Job Details:**

**Work Location:** Shelton, CT

**Job Title:** **Senior Production Planner**

**Duration:** 12 Months Temporary to Hire

**Senior Production Planner** **__** **Shelton CT**

Kelly Services is currently seeking a **_Senior Production Planner_** for one of our top clients in **Shelton, CT.**


**Required Skills:**

Prior SAP experience is required (most important skill, must be as a Production Planner not in Purchasing)

Ability to plan top level instruments

Familiar with MS Office Suite (Advanced Excel)

Ability to work with other departments

**Production Planner Job Purpose:**

As a member of the Production Planning Dept., you will determine which items are manufactured and in what quantities based upon consumer demand forecasts. The primary mission is to minimize inventory, maximize product availability and optimize shop floor efficiency.

**Production Planner Job Duties:**

Participate in forecast meetings with Business Units and related cross functional participants to help establish master Sales Inventory and Operations Plans for specific finished good products.

Review planning data entered into the MRP planning module to support dependent SIOP build plans.

Analyze and manage independent demand materials to maintain sufficient supply according to provided company guidelines.

Coordinate and release production build orders to support SIOP build plans.

Revise schedules as needed to accomplish certain benchmarks in the manufacturing process.

Interface with Purchasing team to insure required materials will be available when needed to release production build orders to manufacturing on schedule.

Create, analyze and distribute various reports regarding requirements, progress, fulfillment and backlog issues.

Work with Engineering, Purchasing, Production and Quality teams on New Product Introductions.

Troubleshoot internal material issues such as quality, sub-contract operations, and transfer issues.

Interface with and manage considerable data resources to support all facets of Production Planning operations.


5-10 years minimum in industrial supply chain environment

Understands the manufacturing process thoroughly, and has reasonable expectations as to what can be accomplished in a certain timeframe

Self-starter with strong work ethic who can work independently as well as within a team.

SAP knowledge and experience required

Has good problem solving skills, and can easily revise a plan when needed.

Proficiency in Excel and other standard MS business applications.

Excellent oral and written communication skills - able to interface at all levels in the organization.

Project management and organizational skills.

Training: Requirements listed in LMS for role.

**Why Kelly?**

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

+ Weekly pay and service bonus plans

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

**Apply Today!**

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At **Kelly** , were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.



Posted: 2020-10-05 Expires: 2020-11-05

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