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Manager, Scheduling and Process Control

  • Location: Columbus
  • Salary: Up to US$100000.00 per annum + Full Benefits, 401K/ESOP
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Contact: Shana Spak
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 08 July 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH19267_1654696764

A leading manufacturer of monolithic refractories worldwide. We are seeking a Manager, Scheduling and Process Control in our Columbus, Ohio location to support the global business.
This position is a plant position and has 5 direct reports - 1 Production Scheduler and four Production Assistants for SAP.
Knowledge/experience with SAP S/4 HANA and eWM module, or previous SAP version (ECC and WM/IM) is required. Experience scheduling in PP module is desired.
We are looking for someone proficient enough to work with BA's on getting scheduling into PP. Not configuration.

The Manager, Scheduling and Process Control will oversee production scheduling and SAP support activities for manufacturing. Accomplished through managing a Production Scheduler and a team of Production Assistants to ensure timely and optimal performance of eWM and PP modules, by tracking, updating, and reporting on key system metrics. This role will be responsible for the daily, weekly, and forecasted manufacturing schedule.

* Requires a minimum of 3 years supervisory experience. Manufacturing inventory experience is a plus.
* Bachelor's Degree in Business Management or Operations Management or equivalent experience is preferred.
* Previous experience with production scheduling using tools such as MRP, Planned Independent Requirement (PIR), and/or Advanced Planning desired.
* Knowledge/experience with SAP S/4 HANA and eWM module, or previous SAP version (ECC and WM/IM) is required. Experience scheduling in PP module is desired.
* Demonstrate proven success in a fast paced and extremely service driven environment.
* Requires sound decision making and problem-solving capabilities.
* Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, along with the ability to communicate and interact with others at all functions and levels of the organization.
* Strong interpersonal and team building skills are essential.
* Must have the ability to efficiently plan and coordinate employee activities and work schedules.
* Proficient with MS Office computer applications.
* Be familiar with process documentation and improvement.
Key Duties:
* Manage the daily activities between SAP eWM and PP modules and the production teams as needed to meet department objectives.
* Manage team of Production Scheduler and Production Assistants.
* Provide backup support to all managed job functions as needed.
* Work closely with Customer Relations and Procurement to satisfy customer order requirements.
* Optimize the eWM environment through monitoring, maintaining and clean-up of the department's activities.
* Support cycle counts by collaborating with the inventory department to maintain accuracy.