Production Scheduler/SIOP Analyst
Posted on 12/1/2023
INACTIVE
Xylem

5,001-10,000 employees

Innovative water solutions
Company Overview
Xylem helps consumers solve water. The company works to bring clean water, sanitation and hygiene education to schools and communities in emerging markets, and respond with water solutions when disaster strikes around the globe
Industrial & Manufacturing
Hardware

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$10.2M

Founded

2011

Headquarters

Washington, District of Columbia

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

16%

2 year growth

23%
Locations
Cheektowaga, NY, USA • Buffalo, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Sales
Communications
Marketing
Customer Service
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
CategoriesNew
Sales & Account Management
Product
Customer Success & Support
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in supply chain, engineering, business administration or any other related field with 2-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing planning/scheduling
  • Excellent computer skills in MRP and desktop applications including Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification and APICS certification desired
Responsibilities
  • Perform scheduling functions to support customer orders requirements and execute site level builds goals, balancing production capacity
  • Act as a liaison between manufacturing, materials, and customer service functions
  • Investigate root cause and develop/implement process improvements to ensure adherence to agreed production schedule
  • Review and analyze the forecast demand versus actual demand, understanding changes and trends
  • Collaborate with SIOP Manager and Demand Planning Manager to ensure that the promotions, visible impact orders, and new product forecasts are included in the aggregate demand
  • Notify Scheduling and Manufacturing of significant forecast or capacity changes in a timely basis
  • Aid the SIOP Manager in communications with Manufacturing about promotions, new products forecasts, and launch timing updates
  • Assist the SIOP Manager in the resolution of key supply-demand/service-cost issues
  • Document assumptions, promotions, and adjustments to forecasts using Sales and Marketing teams’ input
  • Analyze and upload timely and accurate periods of 18 months’ forecasts on a monthly basis
  • Participate in monthly demand and supply forecast aggregation, including consensus between functions and stakeholders
  • Assist with the coordination, facilitation, and documentation of regularly scheduled planning meetings
  • Support continuous improvement of world-class demand planning and S&OP processes
  • Measure, control, and improve S&OP plan accuracy through clearly defined metrics
Desired Qualifications
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification
  • APICS certification