Our client, a $450M industrial and consumer products company in Jonesboro, AR (Northeast Arkansas) has an immediate direct hire opening for a Planner/Scheduler at their rapidly evolving manufacturing plant there.
Reporting to a strong Materials and Logistic Manager, this position is the glue that touches most departments. Fast-paced and highly detail-oriented, the role will play a vital role in keeping up with increasing demand from their diverse customer base. Advanced problem-solving skills, ERP usage skills (Epicor), and significant manufacturing floor experience are required. The company recognizes the importance of the supply chain function and great opportunities for challenge and advancement exist for team members who can help evolve these functions for the company. They know their systems need to adapt to meet customer requirements.
A bachelor degree and 5 years planning/scheduling/buying/demand planning/inventory analysis/production control are required. CPM, CPIM, APICS, ISM certifications, and/or MBA helpful.
Unfortunately, no relocation funds are available for this urgent role. Local candidates or candidates willing to relocate at their own expense are encouraged to apply.