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Planning Department Manager
Ref No.: 18-00063
Location: Chatsworth, California
Planning Department Manager
SEARCH Group Partners, a premier recruiting firm, is looking for an experienced Planning Department Manager for one of our clients located in Chatsworth, CA.
The Planning Department Manager will involve managing the following activities -
  • Finished goods planning
  • Material planning
  • Rough cut capacity planning
  • Shop floor scheduling (finite)
  • BOM maintenance (product structure)
  • Routing maintenance (labor standards)
  • Work Order Maintenance
  • Customer service group management
  • Inventory Control & Management
  • Item maintenance (including ERP data)
  • Product Cost Maintenance
  • Purchasing requisitions
  • Production Activity reports
  • Manage obsolescence review & processing
  • Monitor and address manufacturing cost variances

The position requires -
  • bachelor's degree or equivalent business experience
  • 3-5 years in production planning
  • Good understanding of demand forecasting
  • Be familiar with price quoting, costing, and purchasing
  • Manufacturing experience is essential with cosmetic experience being a plus
  • High degree of initiative
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • Strong MS Office - including Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • About SEARCH Group Partners:
    SGP provides professional talent acquisition and consulting services. The services we offer include temporary, temporary-to-hire, permanent placement, executive search, consulting, interim management transitions, on-site solutions, outsourcing, talent development and human resources. SGP believes in and understands the importance of investing time into both our clients and candidates. We know what it takes to forge successful, professional, long-lasting relationships and partnerships. We represent an exclusive network of professionals and take the time to get to know every one of our clients and candidates personally.

    At SEARCH Group Partners, we celebrate and support diversity and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action employer. In order to comply with federal regulations, we maintain records of the race and gender of applicants. For this reason and this reason only, we ask that you indicate your gender, race and ethnicity. If you do choose to answer these questions, this information will not affect your being considered for employment opportunities for which you are qualified.