Master Scheduler in Manawa, WI at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


WI Manawa Receiving & Bldg 30

Job Type:

Production Planning

Job Posting Title:

Master Scheduler

Job Description:

Job Profile: Master Scheduler

Business Title: Master Scheduler

Reports To (title): Manager Supply Chain

Location: Various

Exempt/Nonexempt Status: Exempt

Division/Function: Center Supply Chain

Position Summary: (Provide a summary (generally 3-4 sentences) and highlight some of the key responsibilities)

Oversees network level inventory and master scheduling responsibilities for assigned plants and/or co-packers/and/or PPD brands. Maintains capacity plans and weekly production schedules to ensure the efficient delivery of inventory, service and cost objectives. Responsibilities may also include inventory stock transfer / replenishment. Identifies ways to improve planning processes and tools for assigned areas. Major contributor to Core Teams on New Product Introductions, Network assessments / changes, and item level Transitions.

Position Responsibilities: (Outline the key responsibilities and ensure language matches the level of the role (typically 8-10 bullet points)).

  • Generate weekly/monthly production and capacity plans using systems and processes that support the organization’s goals.
  • Maintain data integrity in systems to facilitate efficient inventory and capacity management, customer service, and operational metrics.
  • Co-lead with Demand Planning on monthly category level Sales & Operation Planning (S&OP) process.
  • Utilize systems to proactively identify and communicate key drivers and proposed solutions to service and inventory issues.
  • Maintain, review and update all monthly inputs used to calculate safety stocks and inventory targets.
  • Supply Chain Category lead for Daily R&R (Review & Response) Process, in conjunction with Customer Service and Transportation (others as needed).
  • Provide backup and support for other Supply Chain functions, as assigned.  Maintain competency in all supply chain processes and systems.
  • Track and reconcile weekly/monthly metrics versus established targets. Review production performance and update planning rates to accurately reflect plant capabilities and available capacity.
  • Lead or participate on special projects as required.
  • Coach peers in network and other networks on business process and system best practices.
  • Support AOP process for designated categories/plants

Qualifications and Requirements: (List minimum requirements for skills, experience and education for this position. Be clear on which items are required vs preferred.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Statistics, Mathematics, Supply Chain, Finance, or related field required
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in production planning, detailed scheduling, replenishment planning, demand planning or materials management required.
  • Experience with supply planning software; working knowledge of SAP desired
  • Strong analytical and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple demands on time required
  • APICS or CPIM certification a plus.
  • Strong Excel skills required


☐ High School or equivalent

☐ High School plus specialized training (min 6mos-2yrs)/College Certificate (Canada)

☐ Associate Degree/College Diploma (Canada – 2-3 years)

☒ Bachelor’s Degree Required – Type: Business, Statistics, Mathematics, Supply Chain, Finance or related field

☐ Master’s Degree Required -- Type:

☐ Certification/Licensure/Designation Required for Job:

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Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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