Supply Planning & Scheduling Manager- Master Planner Digital Signal
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Become an elite member of a fast growing, highly motivated team and contribute to truly cutting edge technology. At Digital Signal Corporation (DSC), we develop breakthrough technology solutions. The Company is composed of scientists, engineers, software experts, and business leaders who invent, design, and supply solutions to industry and government. We are seeking highly motivated and dedicated individuals who are interested in solving challenging problems and work well in a fast paced environment.
DSC is rapidly growing and we have an opportunity for a Supply Planning & Scheduling Manager- Master Planner in our manufacturing group at our Chantilly, VA location. Qualified candidates must be able to work well in a small company atmosphere and have excellent communication skills.
The Supply Planning & Scheduling Manager will have the ability, both independently and through others, to ensure the proper execution of DSC?s supply planning and scheduling functions, and possess a deep understanding of the planning process and how this relates to manufacturing.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
? Maintain accuracy of forecast and control order levels for items in the MRP.
? Determine stock levels for all line items, while effectively controlling changes in new revision part stock due to obsolescence or engineering.
? Control of material stream for NPI and pilot products.
? Input weekly forecast updates for senior management review.
? Generate top level plans insuring capacity and demands are balanced.
? Generate master production schedule.
? Generate production plan for all areas, in line with MRP demand.
? Review and maintain production lead times and update MRP accordingly.
? Conduct capacity planning and provide input to manufacturing regarding anticipated machine or manpower capacity issues.
? Take ownership and be responsible for the manufactured and subcontracted parts supply stream.
? Identify and reduce excess and obsolete inventory.
? Oversee the removal of items identified for disposal.
? Analyze excess and obsolete items, and implement plans for improvement.
? Maintain current part lead times and critical item master data.
? Integral and key driver of S&OP process.
? Structure and hold manufacturing planning meetings to improve order compliance and MRP schedule adherence.
? Generate KPI?s for OTD, Aging orders, MRP compliance, part shortages and production schedules.
? Generate ?what if? reports as required.
?Implement and sustain the scheduling tools. Input to selection of ERP requirements and any additional software to enable effective operation of scheduling tools
? Run finite capacity planning and identify bottlenecks. Assist in supply chain resolution.
? Work closely with departmental managers to optimize utilization of resources and identify any additional resource requirements.
? Produce achievable plans balancing demand and capacity
? Optimize inventory levels (Strategic stock holding to reduce cycle times).
? Provide economic and effective manufacturing planning.
? Balance capacity and demand plan.
? Provide production schedules, for each cost centre, ensuring capacity is planned and schedule adherence is maintained.
? Publication of performance through KPI?s and reports.
? Ensure all planners work in a controlled and uniform process to insure delivery of the master production schedule.
Education: BS or BA degree. (Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance/Accounting/Engineering)
Minimum of five (5) years of hands on scheduling in a complex fabrication and assembly environment.
Experience with automated MRP and production execution systems.
Excellent computer skills (Word, MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Outlook)
High degree of attention to detail.
Excellent communication skills and customer service skills
Determined, with a high level of initiative and energy. Can do Attitude
Regularly required to sit for extended periods of time; frequently required to move about to access file cabinets and use office equipment such as PC, copier, fax, telephone, etc.; occasionally required to reach overhead, bend, and lift objects of up to 30 lbs.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and use of computer monitor screens a great deal of time.
Ability to reach within hands and arms length, climb or balance, and crouch.
Individual?s primary workstation is located in an office area with ability to frequently work in a manufacturing/lab environment.
The noise level in this environment is low/moderate.
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