Production Planning Specialist
Dalton, GA 30721
The Production Planning Specialist is responsible for creating value through planning and adjusting production schedule by working closely with other teams. RESPONSIBILITIES* Plan production schedule in detail to meet shipment objective in a way of maximizing profit while managing proper inventory.* Keep the schedule updated to reflect recent status and shared timely with relevant teams using excel spreadsheet with logically well-connected formulas, easily updatable and recognizable form.* Make reports on production result of last period (week/month/quarter/year), gap to plan, plan for next period either for regular meetings and/or on an ad hoc basis. * Communicate and coordinate with US Sales Team and Global Sales Planning Team timely on confirming purchase order in advance, product type/grade, delivery schedule, prioritization among purchase orders, dealing with complaints, and etc. * Communicate and coordinate with relevant teams in the plant timely on those considerations; materials availability, certifications, machine maintenance schedule, minimizing job change loss, avoiding complexity of work, old material/product clearance, and etc. * Adhere to the policies and procedures of the company.* Perform other duties and special projects, as assigned by management.* Ability to work with multiple department including but not limited to Sales, Production, Purchasing, Logistics, Equipment maintenance, Process control, R&D, QA/QC, and IT. * Ability to pay close attention to details while maintaining a big picture perspective.* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.* Assertive, able to cope with pressure, a team player. PREFERRED QUALIFICATION* Experience in solar panels industry.
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree
Minimum Experience: 24 Months