Production Planner

Adecco has partnered with a local company in Rockland County, NY in search of a Production Planner to join their organization. Through analyzing current production status as it relates to planning, scheduling and expediting components to support manufacturing, the ideal candidate will be a critical driver of the product realization process.


Analyzes customer order requirements and timing
Plans and develops production schedules using MRP and/or open order due dates
Converts production schedule to detailed sequenced work orders
Runs feasibility analysis to ensure all materials are available for production
Expedites materials required for production
Works in conjunction with production personnel to understand and optimize production capacity
Interacts with Customer Service, Marketing, and Sales to set priorities and meet customer service objectives
Participates on customer new project launch teams
Prepares production reports and project status reports
Performs capacity analysis
Confers with production supervisors to determine progress of work and set priorities
Coordinates with other planners to ensure seamless sequence of production activities
Revises schedule depending on materials, priorities, and equipment availability
Conducts inventory/production reconciliations as required
Troubleshoots inventory and production issues


Prefer four to five years of similar experience in a manufacturing/supply chain environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills to enable interaction with all levels of the organization as well as customers
Solid analytical and planning skills
Expertise in Microsoft Excel, and experience with an MRP/inventory management system such as BPCS, MFG/PRO or AS/400
Bachelor's Degree preferably in engineering or supply chain operations management
Ability to prioritize, exercise sound judgment, and make decisions
Experience in consumer products a plus
Very competent organizational skills are critical

If you or anyone you know is interested in this opportunity, please forward a copy of your resume to or apply today!

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