Assembled Manufacturing Planning Lead Job in Melbourne VIC at McCain Foods (Aust) Pty. –

Position Title: Assembled Manufacturing Planning Lead

Position Type: Regular – Full-Time

Position Location: Ballarat

Requisition ID: 19312

We are passionate about food. But we’re even more passionate about our People!

The Assembled Manufacturing Planning Lead is responsible for the master production scheduling and the allocation of raw material, work in process, excess & obsolete inventory.

This position is a key driver in ensuring adequate inventory is available to deploy in fulfilment of customer demand, while minimizing distressed product risks. The role will ensure that future supply volume schedules are fully supported by assumptions based upon demonstrated performance and capabilities.

You will act as the conduit between Supply, Operations and Demand for requests and changes to demand and supply for McCain Australia and New Zealand.

About the role

Facilitate monthly supply planning meetings in line with the IBP (integrated business planning) calendar

Coordinate communications on managing the supply plan for all products in the assigned plant with internal stakeholder

Identify optimal options to resolve Change Requests and Past Due production and materials from the previous week

Facilitate and support communication from Production Schedulers and Materials Planners as required or escalated

Report on performance metrics and trends with root causes and corrective actions

Prepare and collate the forecast based on current and forward production plans to the suppliers

About you

Tertiary qualification/s in Project Management, Engineering, Supply Chain or related fields

Advanced analytical skills and a high level of attention to detail with confidence in decision-making

Ability to connect with stakeholders at all levels, both internal and external, to drive and influence outcomes

Advanced skills in MS Excel and working knowledge of SAP/APO & Power BI

Exceptional interpersonal skills and problem-solving capabilities

Apply Now if you are looking to be part of a flourishing and energetic environment!


McCain Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We see value in ensuring we have a diverse, antiracist, inclusive, merit-based, and equitable workplace. As a global family-owned company we are proud to reflect the diverse communities around the world in which we live and work. We recognize that diversity drives our creativity, resilience, and success and makes our business stronger.

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Job Family: Supply Chain & Logistics

Division: ANZ

Department: Assembled Planning

Location(s): AU – Australia : Victoria : Melbourne

Company: McCain Foods (Aust) Pty.

About the Company

Company: McCain Foods (Aust) Pty. –

Company Location:  Melbourne VIC

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