ZF Master Scheduler II-Gen in Rogersville, Tennessee
Req ID 33896BR
Job Title Master Scheduler II-Gen
Functional Area Purchasing & Logistics
Business Unit Division T - Commercial Vehicle
ZF is a global leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology. ZF has a global workforce of approximately 138,300 at 230 locations in 40 countries. Working at ZF is more than just a job; it’s an opportunity to imagine and create global mobility for tomorrow – and beyond.
Are you up for the challenge?
Master Scheduler II/Customer Service is a key Materials/Supply chain position that works closely with OEM Truck assembly plants for ZF Div T and assists in setting production priorities to ensure the proper priorities are communicated.Position also sets the priority schedule for outside paint suppliers and works with production to ensure proper finished goods levels are in place. Ensures that the Customer Service Team is reacting and responding to varied customer requests for order changes, new products, packaging or shipping carrier changes.
Obtain Customer requirements and Analyze Customer demand
Maintains Master Production Schedule and Ship plans to meet Customer requirements, with consideration to Plant Capacity and Inventory objectives
Coordinates SAP activities for appropriate planning of stock levels to meet customer demand and to also to meet predetermined safety stock of finished goods
Manage off-site paint suppliers and schedule painting in accordance with customer needs/requirements
Works closely with the assigned Production Planner to ensure the proper customer priorities are being scheduled to ensure maximum On-Time Delivery, while minimizing inventory
Interfaces with customers regarding orders changes, drop-in orders, cancellations, expedites, etc
Publish the Gear Master Plan and Sales Unit reports to management
Issues monthly Long-Range Gear Forecast
Ensures assigned departments are adhering to issued production schedules, minimizing over-runs and missed production
Works closely with all departments to ensure smooth, timely launch of new programs.
Essential Skills and Experience
Bachelor degree in Business, Supply Chain, or related field
3 - 5 years of progressive Materials/Supply Chain experience in scheduling, customer service, and/or shipping
SAP or other ERP systems experience required.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Familiarity with product line and manufacturing processes
Self-motivated, detail-oriented, organized and able to multi-task
Ability to prioritize and schedule daily tasks
Ability to travel to customer plants
Preferred Skills and Experience
APICS certification preferred.
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
Position Status Salaried Full-Time
Diversity Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran
Country United States