Planner – Erlanger, KY
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 250 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 38 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.comPlanner ? Erlanger, KY ADM Nutrition This is a full time, exempt position
MAIN FUNCTION: This individual will report to the Director of Planning, Scheduling, and Commercialization, this is an entry-level position which is part of the planning team.
The position, acting as part of the team, will be accountable for the coordination and scheduling of ingredients, intermediates, and sold products.
The position is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with all internal stakeholders as well maintain that all customer requirements are met through efficient, cost effective Supply Chain execution.
KEY SKILLS & COMPETENCIES:
Impact & Influence
Information SeekingProblem Solving
DESCRIPTION OF WORK PERFORMED:
Builds & maintains a strong working knowledge of manufacturing capabilities and supply chain processesActively seek efficiencies in the production schedule Develop an understanding of raw materials utilized in productionUnderstand testing requirements (customer and internal) and their impact on the production schedule Gain and utilize basic understanding of MRP and item attributes to build the production schedule Monitor production through all responsible departments and react as necessary Facilitate communication of all production scheduling related customer delays Develop a good understanding of all information systems and process connected to the supply chain value chain Attends internal training sessions to learn basic supply chain and system related skillsRun all necessary reports to review material shortages Respond to all expedite requests in a timely manner and communicate customer order delay detail clearly and quickly Works proactively to avoid challenges Approach changing, challenging situations with focus on customer order fulfillment and ADM?s best interestDevelops a clear understanding and working knowledge of ADM information technology systemsUnderstands and has strict adherence to corporate compliance policies & safety systems & programsEnsures that individual goals are aligned with company goalsConstantly works on individual personal development within the companyDevelops good understanding of local facility operationsWorks to attain positive, cooperative relationships with internal colleagues across divisions & responsibilitiesEffectively use communication channels for proper coordination within the office & other locationsPortrays a positive image of the company and self when interacting with colleaguesHelps in the development & training of new employeesIs willing to work outside normal business hours including weekends.
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