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Master Scheduler

Description

Master Scheduler 
St. Peters, MO 
Competitive Salary & excellent benefits package 

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
 

•    Prepare monthly/weekly production, inventory deployment and capacity plans developing and maintaining master production schedule to ensure proper flow of material across the product supply chain for assigned Household Products
•    Reviews daily sales activity for assigned brands working closely with Logistics Centers (LCs), co-packers, distribution planning and sales forecasting and adjusts short term production schedules to minimize risk of service issues.
•    Supports long term strategic planning for production processes, capacity management and resource allocation.
•    Handles complex and critical decision-making tasks, such as managing MoQs, and optimizing production schedules to meet demand fluctuations.
•    Collaborates with various departments including logistics, connected planning, and NPD to ensure the seamless flow of materials and products throughout the supply chain. 
•    Supports continuous process improvement initiatives to optimize production efficiency, reduce costs and enhance overall productivity.
•    Leads projects aimed at streamlining operations and implementing best practices to improve inventory visibility.
•    Takes on a mentoring role for less experience teammates, proves guidance support and training to help them develop their skills and grow within the organization. 
•    Conducts more in-depth data analysis and generates comprehensive reports for management, providing insights into trends and areas for improvement. 
•    Maintains data accuracy within the ERP system on an as needed basis.  This includes ensuring BOMs are accurate, scrap factors are set-up, supplier lead times, order quantity strategies and production run size information is up-to-date.  
•    Maintains strong working relationships with all departments within the plant and with all external customers and suppliers.
•    Monitors, tracks and makes work order adjustments in the ERP system to ensure reporting of design configuration variance is accurate.  
•    Manages all EPD projects to ensure launches occur on schedule for assigned brands.  Participates in NPD projects to ensure the planning responsibilities are covered for new product launches.
•    Maintaining profile of co-packers in the supply chain, including and maintaining ABC classification for FGs, order quantities, safety stocks, days forward coverage, lead times, production rates, etc. 
•    Help develop and provide tools and systems to to assist co-packers in delivers KPI’s above
•    Performs other related duties as assigned by the Planning Manager.

Skills and Abilities

•    BS degree in supply chain management or other business/sciences related discipline
•    8-10 years of actual hands on MRP planning, scheduling implementation or related system knowledge and having a good understanding of production operations.  
•    Strong knowledge of best practices to efficiently control net working capital 
•    Strong interpersonal communication and team based skills are essential 
•    Effective project management skills
•    Demonstrate hands-on experience in implementing and/or using ERP and related computer systems and technologies in areas of demand planning, MPS, RCCP, MRP, etc. 
•    Strives for Continuous Learning to Keep Skills up-to-date, i.e. APICS certification
•    Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office, JDE, LMS
•    Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and responsibility

Equality

At Reckitt, we recognise that in real life, great people don’t always ‘tick all the boxes’. That’s why we hire for potential as well as experience. Even if you don’t meet every point on the job description, if this role and our company feels like a good fit for you, we still want to hear from you. Come and join a team whose purpose is to protect, heal and nurture in the relentless pursuit of a cleaner and healthier world.

All qualified applicants to Reckitt will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability or medical condition; colour, ethnicity, race, citizenship, and national origin; religion, faith; pregnancy, family status and caring responsibilities; sexual orientation; sex, gender identity, gender expression, and transgender identity; protected veteran status; size or any other basis protected by appropriate law.


Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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