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Master Scheduler

Aegis Worldwide
Troy, MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

A prominent Manufacturing company in Metro Detroit is looking for a Material Planner to join their team. This is a Direct Hire role!


  • Creation of a Master Resource Plan based on the latest demand signal to cover what needs to be produced or purchased as a finished product and to ensure that within the process there is sufficient raw materials and components to support the required supply plan up to 24 months’ time horizon
  • Creation of capacity plans based on the latest demand signal ,to identify where there is any potential bottlenecks or risks to supply and to develop and recommend appropriate proposals to mitigate and to ensure that the plant or 3rd party can meet the future demand . Also identify where there is significant underutilization which could impact the costs of supply.

  • Capable of developing a supply plan across a complex portfolio and multiple sites if required as franchise maturity develops.

  • Capable of being able to work on capability building as part of cross functional teams and add expertise in creating the optimal solutions

  • Setting of the correct levels of inventory within the Supply plan by understanding the demand volatility and supply chain lead times. Specifically the creation of a safety stock strategy and plan that enables continuity of product availability at the optimal level of cash investment.

  • Ensure that the Supply plan is financially evaluated with regard to balancing the requirement of consistent product availability versus the cost of supply and the investment needed in conjunction with financial partners to ensure meeting the operational budgets and targets.

  • Tracking of the execution of the supply plan with production scheduling and buying so ensuring that the plan is fully operationalized and tracked for performance deviation this to include mitigation on back orders and pro-active communication of future supply risks.

  • Ensuring within the Supply Plan that products are being phased in and planned correctly as well as ensuring communication and timing of exiting products within the plant or 3rd party. Communicating with the business in regard to the status of the product portfolio from a supply planning perspective.

  • Effective communication and confirmation back from supply planning to the demand plan in confirming capability to meet the requirements via the daily and weekly execution process but also via a robust monthly executive supply process.

  • All Supply Planning system core master-data is maintained to enable focus on real supply issues rather than due to poorly maintained settings within the core planning systems



  • Bachelor's Degree required

  • 3+ years of supply planning or relevant experience required

  • MRP System experience preferred

Aegis Worldwide


Troy, MI



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