Ensure a pipeline of local talent for short term and long term career development for buyers and planners; actively utilizes development plans and goal setting to build skills and address opportunities.
This role interfaces with the Product Delivery Center, Command Center, SI&OP, PS&C and Production Chiefs to set MRP, assembly build plans, and implement material planning strategies to support on time delivery for our propulsion systems, engines, SFE, and flight lines.
Additional responsibilities include personnel management, hiring, training, workload distribution, metrics management and working with the discipline chief to ensure consistency of practices in the group.
Act as a collaborative business partner to investigate, interrogate, and drive demand change requests through approval process resulting in a balance between demand, capacity and accurate, stable and linear schedules.
Responsible for developing, implementing and managing well defined and structured processes to insure lead time expectations, delivery performance and efficient capacity planning. Drive change and implement best practices in order to maximize plant efficiency. Interact closely with Sales and Manufacturing to improve throughput, delivery performance, lead teams and plant level loading. Manage and direct a staff in the preparation of production plans, schedules, and shop orders.