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Production Planner II (Remote position

TechData Service Company LLC Chattanooga ,TN
  • Expired: 28 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 Title: Production Planner II (Remote position)

Duration: 18 months

Location: Chattanooga, TN

Job Description: 

Responsible for the planning and scheduling of Chattem in-house and third party manufacturer (TPM) production to support corporate service level and inventory objectives. 

Job Responsibilities 
• Develop 12-month rolling Master Production Schedule (MPS) and Capacity Plan based upon Operation’s Sales Forecast. 
• Convert MPS into detailed production line schedule for short range (2-3 month) horizon balancing inventory needs, capacity utilization and changeover impact. 
• Coordinate with Plant Operations, Procurement, Quality Assurance, Customer Service and Distribution to ensure timely execution of production schedule and fulfillment of customer sales orders. 
• Provide component/ingredients needs to Materials Planning or Procurement from Materials Requirement Plan (MRP). 
• Participate in monthly Operation’s Sales Forecast consensus meetings with Demand Planning, Marketing, Sales and Finance making recommendations based upon observed sales trends to help forecast accuracy. 
• Establish and maintain Item Master, Bills of Materials and Routings within JD Edwards (JDE) system. 
• Develop and maintain Standard Packaing Instructions (SPI’s) for use on Chattem packaging lines. 
• Prepare inventory obsolescence reports as required for review with Supply Chain, Marketing and Finance. 
• Plan and implement packaging and/or product changes consistent with Marketing objectives, while minimizing inventory obsolescence. 
• Plan new product or line extension launches consistent with Marketing & Sales timelines.


TechData Service Company LLC


Chattanooga, TN
37416 USA