Full-Time

Manager – Production Planning

Posted on 5/6/2024

Hello Fresh

Hello Fresh

10,001+ employees

Meal kit delivery with farm-sourced ingredients

Consumer Goods

Mid

Avondale, AZ, USA

Required Skills
Sales
Communications
Management
Marketing
Customer Service
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Statistics, Mathematics, Supply Chain, Finance, or related field with 3-5 years relevant experience in production planning, detailed scheduling, replenishment planning, demand planning, or materials management required OR Associates degree with 5 to 10 years relevant experience in production planning, detailed scheduling, replenishment planning, demand planning, or materials management required
  • Food and Beverage manufacturing industry experience preferred
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple demands on time required
  • APICS or CPIM certification a plus
  • Strong Excel or Google Sheets skills required
Responsibilities
  • 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 marketing team on monthly Sales & Operation Planning (S&OP) processes to be developed
  • Utilize systems to proactively identify and communicate key drivers and proposed solutions to service and inventory issues
  • Work cross functionally with inventory, procurement, maintenance, and quality teams to ensure raw material availability and equipment capacity is maintained
  • Work in partnership with menu planning to ensure weekly production capacity is taken into menu setting consideration
  • 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 in special projects as required
  • Coach peers in network and other networks on business process and system best practices
  • Inventory control and waste avoidance mindset is a must

HelloFresh is a meal kit delivery service that offers a wide variety of chef-created recipes with high-quality ingredients sourced straight from the farm. The company utilizes innovative packaging to reduce waste and delivers step-by-step recipes and fresh, pre-portioned ingredients to over 7.5 million active customers worldwide.

Company Stage

Pre-seed

Total Funding

$646.4M

Headquarters

Berlin, Germany

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

23%

2 year growth

61%

Benefits

Competitive Salary & 401k

Generous Parental leave & Flexible PTO

Health, vision, & dental insurance

75% discount on HelloFresh Subscription

Snacks, coffee, & catered lunches

Company sponsored outings