Manager of Sales and Operations Planning in Lebanon, IN at Diverse Staffing

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Diverse Staffing is currently screening experienced supply chain professionals for a direct-hire opportunity as the Manager of Sales and Operations Planning with a valued client in Lebanon, IN. This is a full-time salaried position with benefits beginning at $55,000 to $75,000 USD per year, based on experience.
Our client is a growing leader in the North American food industry, specializing in supplying custom developed food solutions for the world's leading retail food, foodservice, and healthcare product manufacturers.  Their products are enjoyed in peoples' homes, when they dine out with their families, and when they need the important nutrition provided by the healthcare community. The client's local facility is in Lebanon, Indiana and is a fast-paced business with international customers and continual opportunity for growth.  

The Manager of Sales and Operations Planning will lead the optimization for the mid/long term S&OP plan, as well as being the business owner for short-term execution and forecast generation, liaising with Supply Chain, Sales and Customers.

Here are the responsibilities you will have in this position:

• Work across Suppliers, Operations, Warehouse & Transportation to ensure unconstrained demand can be supported profitably.
• Work closely with Customers and Supply Chain partners in areas including demand planning, capacity planning, inventory replenishment and expediting management, optimizing for fulfillment efficiency within the network.
• Monitoring the performance of the network through existing scorecard metrics, developing new ones where necessary.
• Identify assignable cause to forecast misses and gaps to plan and supply issues.
• Support S&OP alignment on tools, process, timelines, and metrics.
• Directly manage the supporting team of Production Schedulers and Replenishment Schedulers at Indiana and Ontario sites.  There is a strong focus on driving results, mentoring, coaching and development to constantly increase the potential of the team in a very collaborative culture.
• Play a key role in Operations, Sales, Product Development, Data Governance and Customers on commercialization of new products.
• Actively participate in recurring communications with assigned categories and Customers.

At Diverse Staffing, our focus is on helping people achieve their career goals through the right career opportunities. 

For immediate consideration, apply online and contact us for an interview at:

Lebanon Recruiting Center
425 North Mount Zion Rd.
Lebanon, IN 46052
Phone: (765) 484-8248

Job Requirements

• Bachelor's degree in a business-related discipline preferred.
• Preference to Certified Supply Chain Management Professionals (cSCMP) or Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) or completion of certification is in process.
• Minimum of 5 years of supply chain experience with purchasing, logistics and production planning preferably in the Food Industry.
• A proven servant leader that has a track record of attracting and developing talent.
• Excellent communication skills (oral and written).
• Demand planning and production planning experience is an asset.
• Proficient with ERP Systems (Microsoft DAX, SAP, Oracle) and advanced skills in MS Office - (Excel, Word).
• Ability to travel Canada.

Diverse Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. IND3