TERM POSITION - - MAY 2020 - JANUARY 2021
Position Summary :
Reporting to the Supervisor, Feed Planning, the incumbents will be responsible for forecasting, planning and scheduling feed production in conjunction with coordinating with transportation.
A snap shot of some of the exciting things you will do :
Act as a Master Production Planner to plan and process hog feed requirements for internal hog operations
Coordinate with Feed Manufacturing to collaborate on meeting daily production targets
Coordinate with Feed Transportation to ensure that production and transportation are in balance.
Maintain internal customer relationships with Hog Barn Managers
Maintain planning databases and SAP logistical information
Create / manage process orders for feed production
Create shipping documents, and process transactions
Maintain prescription records for feed prescriptions
Assist with period end processes as required
Provide administrative support where required
Note : The intent of this list of Job Duties and Key Accountabilities is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities of this job.
Incumbents perform other related duties assigned.
What we have to offer you :
Be part of a company with an inspiring and unique vision, with a deep commitment to sustainability and expanding its leadership in sustainable protein across North America
Professional and career development opportunities supported by our commitment to talent development through our partnership with the Ivey School of Business.
Competitive Health and Wellness benefits that start on your first day of employment
Defined Contribution Pension Plan
Commitment to Learning courses, resources and tools provided to all employees
Employee Assistance Program
What you will bring :
Post-secondary education in Logistics, Agriculture or related discipline considered an asset
Preference is for formal APICS certification or equivalent formal training
Two years of related experience in logistics and / or Inventory control or Inventory Planning role preferably in an SAP environment.
Strong understanding of work in process systems.
Strong customer focus with interpersonal skills
Strong analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills as well as the ability to communicate (written and oral) and work efficiently with all operations
Ability to work under pressure and handle several complex tasks simultaneously
Must possess excellent computer skills and knowledge of MS excel and database management. SAP experience will be considered an asset.
An ability to live and teach our Maple Leaf Leadership values
Equivalent combinations of education, experience and training will be considered