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Production Scheduler - Zebulon, NC

Zebulon, NC
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Basic qualifications:
Minimum Associates Degree plus minimum 3+ years of ‘continual’ production scheduling experience

Preferred qualifications:
• Highly numerate with knowledge of planning/scheduling systems
• Time management and prioritization skills
• Ability to assimilate information from different sources to generate achievable plans
• Good Communicator
• Attention to detail with ability to work under pressure
• Influence key stakeholders

• To execute Production Scheduling (0-13 week Horizon) for select work centres within a single site in the GSK Manufacturing network.
• To monitor and define the capacity statement for select work centres within a single site in the GSK Manufacturing network (0-24 months).
• To run the Performance Management process for Order Fulfillment for a single site within the GSK Manufacturing network.
• To monitor, maintain and ensure complete data accuracy of all critical data related fields for their respective work centers.

Key Responsibilities:
• Maintenance of an accurate Open Order Book so systems can be used to identified when product shipments are scheduled to occur.
• Execution of a Fixed Frequency Repeating Schedule (FFRS) methodology to package finished goods.
• Execution of a level-loaded schedule to supply the FFRS with any intermediates required.
• Execution of alternative scheduling methodologies where necessary (i.e. primary specific).
• Measurement of Conformance to Schedule (CTS) for all Production work centres.
• Attendance at supply chain performance management session (daily) to represent select work centres.
• Provision (to the relevant Supply Chain Planning Team) of daily/shift performance figures in relation to select work centres.
• Maintenance of an up-to-date capacity definition for select production work centres, based on demonstrated output and CTS.
• Execution of a pre-defined Performance Management process to ensure order fulfillment, whilst maintaining strict adherence to the FFRS methodology and intent.
• Accommodation of the Production Scheduling requirements for non-standard activity (such as New Product Introduction or Artwork/Pack Change), whilst maintaining strict adherence to the FFRS methodology and intent.
• Constant monitoring, maintenance and complete accuracy of all Supply critical fields within all data systems related to the select work centres for which the Production Scheduler is responsible.  
• Identification and mitigation of stock at risk and working with key support functions in processing any inventory write off requests.
• Follow production orders and co-ordinate activities up to the point of ex-site readiness, to ensure Shipment Right First Time (SRFT) performance is maximized.


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  • JobId: WD135573
  • Posted / Updated: 9/13/2017