- Production Planning Manager
- LSG SKY CHEFS
- Philadelphia, PA
- 10 days ago
LSG Sky Chefs is the world’s largest airline catering company. We connect food and people, everywhere. We produce 628 million airline meals a year and have a growing presence in convenience retail operations and food subscription services..
Join us in becoming a member of an innovative, quality centric and high-paced team today!
Role Purpose Statement:
Actively work with Operations, Receiving, Finance, Transportation, and other departments to identify problems and develop solutions to minimize or eliminate delays in the production process. Responsible for the development and maintenance of all manufacturing production schedules that will adequately fulfill customer demands. Maintain goal performance reporting and analysis.
Supporting Operational Business
Assist in the preparation of operations data analysis, reports and summaries that will enable Management to operate the facility more efficiently and economically.
Develop and maintain manufacturing production schedules insuring that optimum production flow is maintained.
Oversees the proper distribution and usage of scheduling reports and dispatch lists
Interfaces with purchasing to determine shortage status
Maintain goal performance reporting and analysis.
Interact with Customer Service, Operations, Product Engineering and all other disciplines necessary to insure customer satisfaction.
Based on established metrics, analyze and report on production activity/results and plant capacity data. Recommend improvements based on analysis.
Monitors/Audits the scheduling system for quality, flow of work and efficiency of system.
Maintain departmental policies and procedures.
Perform all other duties necessary to insure the efficient and effective performance of the Planning Department.
Update and communicate all daily operation information in a timely, accurate, and user-friendly manner
Maintain adequate documentation of processes
Ensure the area of responsibility is properly organized, staffed and directed
Conduct employee training, performance reviews, coach & counsel for direct
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree preferred
2+ years of experience in a production planning, supply planning, or plant operations role
Ability to multitask and balance aggressive timelines
Ability to work in cross-functional teams
Positive and constructive attitude
Ability to understand a long-term production plan and how it relates to a short to medium-term detailed schedule
Less than 10% travel required
Strong interpersonal, planning and organizational skills
Strong analytical and quantitative skills
Excellent time management skills with ability to use independent judgment effectively
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $65,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year