Associate Supply Planner - Military veterans preferred

2019-09-04
Conagra Brands (http://www.conagrabrands.com/careers)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Milwaukee
Wisconsin
United States

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Job Summary
Conagra Brands is seeking an Associate Supply Planner for the Sandwich Bros. of Wisconsin, LLC plant located in Milwaukee, WI. The Associate Supply Planner oversees inventory and supply planning responsibilities for assigned plants and/or co-packers. Maintains capacity plans, production schedules and/or finite schedules to ensure the efficient delivery of inventory, service and cost objectives. For some locations/plants, responsibilities may also include inventory stock transfer/replenishment responsibilities. Identifies ways to improve supply planning processes and tools for assigned areas. Provides supply planning expertise to the commercialization of new products or resolution of key inventory shortage issues. Entry level related experience.
Position Responsibilities
Schedules and monitors production plans for select operational areas as assigned
Works closely with plant Supply Planner to verify correct data entry and execution of production plan.
Works closely with plant Material Planners to assure a correct and workable production plan is in place that provides for best use of plant assets while generating green customer service and working capital metrics
Problem solves supply and production problems, ensuring seamless customer service to plant partners and end use customers
Learns and actively participates in all plant and department activities DDS meetings, safety events and others as required.
Works closely with corporate planners to assure plant metric targets are met while providing customer service that supports the brands.
Actively participates in all department pillar activities including training, learning events, development and innovation activities.
Develops and maintains a working knowledge of all other LSC functions.
Creates and manages process orders for production.
Generates, validates and distributes weekly and period schedule adherence and attainment reports
Other duties and activates as needed.
Position Qualifications
High school diploma or GED equivalent required, Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration preferred
0 - 2 years related experience required
Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including Outlook and Excel, required
SAP experience, preferred
Physical Requirements (optional)
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, and feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; taste and smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The employee will be exposed to a noisy environment that varies from hot to cold in temperature. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.