Master Scheduler

Davenport, IA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/30/17
Davenport, IA
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/30/17

Cobham is seeking a Master Scheduler. This position is located in Davenport, IA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Integrating the forecast from Sales & Business development for the business unit; effectively balancing the budget, forecast, and backlog to create a demand plan monitoring the factory capacities, inventory & customer requirements; producing a master production schedule to control and pace both internal production and the external supply chain, and providing these analyses to the monthly SI&OP process
  • Defining and implementing balanced production plans and leveled schedules
  • Conduct rough cut capacity planning
  • Establish planning time horizons with order entry and provide analysis and commitments onorders inside planning time fences
  • Conduct available to promise analysis and establish scheduled ship dates on all customer orders.
  • Conduct scenario analysis, recovery plans, and coordinate new product introductions and end oflife make planning balancing inventory and demand requirements
  • Review the relevant customer commitments and performance metrics
  • Loading the master production schedule and driving MRP
  • Ensuring alignment between MPS and sales order/contract requirements
  • Track production to schedule to ensure meeting committed delivery dates
  • Owner of Demand Plan for SIOP process with incorporation of supply chain impacts
  • Efficiently balancing customer demand, capacity and inventory through the optimization and deployment of a master production schedule

Minimum Requirements:

  • Completed Bachelor degree
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working as a planner, scheduler, production control, or buyer within a manufacturing environment
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience with production planning and scheduling, inventory management, and shop floor control
  • This position requires access to technology, materials, software or hardware that is controlled byexport laws of the US.  In order to be eligible you must be either a US Citizen or Permanent Resident

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completed Bachelor’s degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain or related field
  • Prior experience as a Master Scheduler in a matrix organization
  • Experience with capacity requirements planning a plus
  • Project Management Experience
  • Oracle or SAP ERP experience
  • APICS CPIM/CSCP certification or certification in progress
  • Experience in the Aerospace Industry
  • Experience working within financial and time sensitive constraints
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