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Posted 9/16/2021

Better Nutritionals, LLC

Production Planner/Master Scheduler

Norco, California

Job Description

The Production Planner/Master Scheduler will be responsible for balancing demand with capacity while communicating with key stakeholders in Production, Supply Chain and Quality to resolve any issues affecting the planning, timing and execution of production activities for their assigned facilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage all scheduling activities by balancing production and inventory levels with demand to support consistent customer service levels and capacity utilization requirements.
  • Communicate production schedule changes to key stakeholders caused by planned/unplanned maintenance/sanitation activities, product changeover, training etc. in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Daily evaluation and release of work orders in Netsuite ERP, checking BOMs for accuracy/availability prior to release, checking and correcting/adjusting capacity constraints and communicating potential bottlenecks with key stakeholders in the production process.
  • Define and implement optimal time fence planning strategies and highlight the operational/financial impact to any changes within the slushy/frozen time zones.
  • Responsible for manpower planning to meet production throughput requirements and recommending overtime/slowdowns as appropriate.
  • Learn and leverage all aspects of our Netsuite ERP system to develop more informed data-driven planning and scheduling decisions.
  • Drive system and operational process improvement initiatives to ensure best-in-class manufacturing performance.
  • Define, measure and report on critical manufacturing KPIs such as overall operating efficiency, capacity utilization, percentage planned maintenance, etc. to drive continuous improvement within the operation.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a focus on Business Administration, Operations Management or Supply Chain Management.
  • 5+ years of production planning/scheduling experience in a Nutraceutical, Pharma or Food & Beverage manufacturing environment. Contract manufacturing experience is highly desirable.
  • Proficient in ERP systems, scheduling software, and Microsoft Office. Netsuite ERP experience is highly desirable.
  • APICS CPIM certification preferred.

 

To inquire about this position, please send resume to Nicholes Guillory at nicholes.guillory@betternutritionals.com.


Posted 9/11/2021

Better Nutritionals, LLC

Buyer

Norco, California

Job Description

1. ERP/NetSuite experience highly desirable (or equivalent): Capable of utilizing and rapidly learning the functions of NetSuite in the scope of Supply Chain operations, with specific focus on all aspects of purchasing and working with vendors/suppliers. Partner with cross-functional teams to implement new ERP system.

2. Proven process improvement projects including reduced lead times while improving overall vendor quality

3. Strong analytical acumen

4. Ability to negotiate: This role requires the ability to negotiate pricing and related terms with suppliers/vendors to put Better Nutritionals in the best position to balance cost with quality with supplier relationships. Manage vendor proposals, reconcile invoices, prepare tax documentation, and receipt

5. Managing inventory and safety stocks: The buyer will be responsible for managing inventory levels, tracking inventory movement, setting safety stock and reorder points and ensure minimal risk of material/parts/supply outages.

6. Detail-oriented and process oriented

Additional Info

1. Established and proven capabilities in the areas of: Purchasing Equipment, supplies, non-inventory items, MRO and manufacturing supplies/consumables. All aspects of PO development, processing, verification, terms, and execution.
2. Ability to make decisions and communicate these decisions with clear, simple instructions to ensure proper execution
3. Sets high standards for quality and quantity.
4. Ability to coordinate the business functions to confirm requirements for inventory demand, consumption, and related factors.
5. Accuracy in the details of the PO transactions and payment confirmation of invoices
6.Good organization skills for the tracking of tasks, orders, forecast reviews, changes in parameters in the NetSuite system and related
7. Developed skills in influencing people, ensuring that both listening, and directions are employed in advancing the business.
8. Establishes good relationships with customers, vendors, and staff.
9. Focuses on customer needs and satisfaction.
10. Proven ability to operate under pressure of: e.g. deadlines.
11. Significant experience in the support of manufacturing operations in the food and beverage industry is desirable. 12. Experience in the pharma industry is equally desirable.
13. Ability to quickly learn or apply experience in operating in a regulated environment is also a requirement. Applying these requirements to vendors and orders.
14. Assists departments with following purchasing procedures, as well as following up on their orders to ensure that deliveries are timely
15. Work cross-functionally between buying and operations
16. Analyze purchase requisitions and review for accuracy and completion
17. Experience in Excel managing data with advanced formulas and functions macros, VLOOKUP, pivot tables.
Microsoft Access, or other database skills
18. Highly preferred Certifications and relevant training, are also significant. (e.g. APICS CSCP/CPIM)
19. Proven track record of skill development

Functional experience with: Supplier’s agreements, Service Contracts, Spend/Cost category analysis, make/buy analysis
Experience in a start-up business, working in roles within that start-up is very desirable
Clear, concise communication skills: Listening, speaking, and especially writing, will be essential to a strong candidate. The role requires clear written and verbal communication skills. NOTE: Candidate must be fluent in English, and additional languages are a plus.
Bachelor’s degree, preferably some technical background
All employees of Better Nutritionals must be a role model for the values of Better Nutritionals

To inquire about this position, please send resume to Nicholes Guillory at nicholes.guillory@betternutritionals.com.


Posted 8/20/2021

ESL Power Systems, Inc.

ERP Project Manager

Corona, California

Job Description

Responsible for the development, planning and implementation of the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system. Evaluate and recommend changes to current and future ERP system requirements to meet organizational needs. Also responsible for the maintenance and ongoing performance of the system once it is implemented with a focus on continuously improving the system and our process to gain maximum use and efficiency of the ERP.

See full job description.

To inquire about this position, please send resume to Douglas Roy at droy@eslpwr.com.


Posted 7/23/2021

MilliporeSigma

Planning Supervisor

Temecula, California

Job Description

The Supply Chain Supervisor at MilliporeSigma in Temecula, CA provides overall leadership to the Planning Team. This team will coordinate the Master Schedule and production plans to ensure products and raw materials are provided according to schedules to effectively maintain production levels and throughput, and to provide timely visibility on supply to support customer requirements and promise dates.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain or related discipline OR 5+ years of equivalent work
  • 2+ years of team supervision and leadership

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of Oracle or SAP
  • APICS certification
  • Effective analytical, conceptual, and communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Agility in adapting to changing circumstances and requirements
  • Biochemical or Biotechnical experience
  • Lean/Six Sigma certified (Six Sigma Green Belt or higher)
  • Extensive experience with Master Scheduling and Production Planning utilizing ERP system(s)
  • See additional information.

To inquire about this position, please send resume to Ashley Hennessy at ashley.hennessy@external.emdserono.com.