Schedule Technologist :
Perform supply / demand balance calculations
Recommend production plans, raw material plans, and packaging plans
Participate in Sales and Operations Planning process
Maintain planning tables and data within SAP
Monitor and report on business sales versus forecast, production versus plan, and inventory performance versus targets
Support business supply chain initiatives through data analysis and implementation of action plans
Resolve operational planning issues and conflicts
Schedule Execution :
Extract production schedule from SAP.
Obtain information from maintenance schedule, equipment / plant availability, resource availability, raw material location, finished product storage location.
Evaluate capability to commit to schedule.
Develop a plan to resolve exceptions that are covered by Business rules.
Understand the plan to resolve the exception and the impact on the production schedule and provides appropriate feedback to planning.
Perform SAP transaction to create and release production order(s) if needed
Perform SAP transaction to create period order(s) if needed
Communicate production instructions to operations personnel.
Utilize knowledge of plant capability, capacity and inventory to ensure daily production targets are met.
On call contact for issues regarding production scheduling.
Ensure site integration issues are resolved.
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