Sr External Manufacturing Prod Scheduler

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Job Title: Sr External Manufacturing Prod Scheduler
Location: Luling, LA, South United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:


At Bayer we're visionaries, driven to solve the world's toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none' is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We're doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining 'impossible'. There are so many reasons to join us. If you're hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there's only one choice.


Sr External Manufacturing Prod Scheduler 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior External Manufacturing Production Scheduler, are to: 


  • Plan, create, execute, and monitor 12 month and near-term production schedules to balance demand, supply and inventory;
  • Coordinate with multiple departments to ensure smooth flow of materials and monitor the production schedules, business conditions and economic cycles to anticipate change in order flow and/or material availability;
  • Create, adjust, and monitor process orders, this position is also responsible for the monthly accounting closing process;
  • Be responsible for raw materials ordering as well as inventory management, safety stock levels for raw materials, packaging, and finished goods;
  • Co-operate with Master Data Specialists to ensure that key master data is up to date, e.g. material master, and bill of material;
  • Track, manage, and drive production Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) towards manufacturing excellence while meeting production demands and ensuring quality, safety, and customer satisfaction;
  • Support improvement projects related to safety, yields, capacity, quality, or cost improvement;
  • Implement production strategies defined by the business demand requirements that efficiently maximize plant operations;
  • Coordinate production activities with other plants at the Luling site and with the external manufacturing facilities managed by Luling Supply Chain team, including production, downtime and turnarounds;
  • Support regional Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process by providing mid-term purchasing and manufacturing plans considering storage capacity, manufacturing capacity and other constraints;
  • Co-operate with various local and global functions to make sure that Luling Planning and Logistics is up to date on current and future business developments and processes;
  • Participate on the development plans of less experienced team members by mentoring, coaching, and providing training.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering or related field with at least seven years of experience in Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Engineering, Logistics or Planning;
  • Capability to act in solving problems using analytical approaches and deal effectively with changing situations and maintain composure in pressure or conflict situation;
  • Apply knowledge, evaluate, and select alternatives based on realistic limits and different perspectives;
  • Understands the full implication of actions before proceeding;
  • Consistently motivate self, take calculated risks, make timely decisions, improve results, persist despite opposition and obstacles;
  • Communicate and collaborate effectively and promptly with all levels of the organization, supporting department and use active listening skills;
  • Proficiency with SAP modules such as Production and Planning, MES and MS Office Applications.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • ASCM certification.




Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer. 
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. 

Location: Luling     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 453997     
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Job Post Date: 10/14/21
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