Great Plains Software Specialist/Planner
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The Great Plains Software Specialist/Planner is a key member of the supply chain team and will own production scheduling, capacity planning, scheduled overtime minimization, custom order lead time quoting, and OTD. This role will also serve as the subject matter expert and trainer in Great Plains for manufacturing and supply chain modules.
Ensure Great Plains is set-up for 100% correct data and routing.
Quote lead times for all custom orders in 24 hours.
Provide production plans to operations including data-based recommendations on staffing, scheduled hours, hiring, and changes to lead times.
Point contact for all customer inquiries on product availability (through customer service)
B.S in Supply chain/ Logistics/Engineering or equivalent
5 years buying/planning experience with emphasis on analysis
Lean experience a plus
Experience in Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains is required
Interested in career growth – this role is management track
Note: We need not just an operator of Great Plains software, but someone who has implemented the system – knows how to set it up and put the kind of information in that will get the right measures/insights out. So it helps if they have been in the role of a Planner too, not just the IT type, but on the side of geeky. 😊 Work style needs to be collaborative and results oriented – we need candidates that don’t just tell us what your previous job entailed, do tell us how you made a difference.