EVRAZ is seeking a Production Planning Senior Analyst to join our team in Calgary, Alberta.
This role collaborates with sales, operations, shipping, technical services and finance to complete the production planning and scheduling of OCTG & small diameter line pipe mills from steel ordering to pipe delivery.
The Senior Analyst is responsible for demand and supply scenario planning including material requirement management to ensure customer requirements are met.
This position provides supply options and trade-offs based on different priorities. The planner will align demand with production planning throughout the fulfillment cycle, working closely with internal departments to gather and prioritize product and customer requirements.
Develop sales and operations plans for future months for OCTG pipe and small diameter line pipe produced at our facilities in Alberta
Schedule and monitor production of customer orders through various mill processes
Order raw materials and closely coordinate delivery of steel and other production material to mills according to supply plans
Adjust day to day production schedule based on changes in customer requirements, production limitations and raw material availability
Provide regular updates about production and mill availability to the management team
Manage and generate inventory (raw material, work in progress and finished goods) and delivery performance reports as well as other key performance indicators
Facilitate issue resolutions with sales, production, transportation and other departments
Attend and actively participate in planning meetings, understand drivers, challenge assumptions and lead the team to agreement on demand and supply plans
Perform other essential duties as assigned by supervisor or defined by company objectives
Bachelor's degree in commerce, business administration, supply chain, operations management or finance.
Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation or working towards an asset
3+ years related experience in a production / scheduling / planning role in a manufacturing environment, preferably in tubular products and / or mill operations
Knowledge of tubular industry standards including API 5CT / 5B / 5L, CSA, and ASTM a plus
The ideal candidate will be a process oriented, persuasive and capable of maintaining accuracy and functionality in a fast paced environment
Proficient in managing and analyzing various levels of supply chain processes (e.g., capacity planning, raw material planning, inventory planning, logistics and transportation)
Excellent analytical skills
Strong aptitude for applied mathematics
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Aptitude for problem solving and troubleshooting
Comfort dealing with ambiguity
Strong interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability dealing with opposing opinions, effectiveness reaching a compromise
High computer proficiency and experience analyzing complex data sets in spreadsheets, experience generating clear, concise written documents in PowerPoint, Excel and other Microsoft Office products