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Senior Manager Production Planning

Company: 0036 Tyson Sales and Distribution, Inc.
Location: Springdale
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Job Details:

SUMMARY: This position is responsible for providing analytical support to enable decision making by the Business Unit General Managers Sales Management Production Planners Sr. Analysts and Plant Operations. These decisions will involve preparing capacity and raw material analysis Inventory analysis and forward production plans to ensure that Business Unit Customer Service and Inventory Target goals are met. This position will be empowered to make timely decisions regarding the product mix within the specific planning area. This position will play a leadership role in the Business Unit Demand Planning process and will support the Supply Side of Sales and Operations Planning.


  • Education: 4-year college degree in related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience: 6 plus years of experience primarily in Poultry Industry Meat Industry.
  • Computer Skills: Strong desktop computer skills and the ability to learn software including but not limited to IBP, SAP, Palantir. Advanced ability to use tools such as Excel and Access to generate spreadsheets and or templates for use by other team members. Communication Skills: The ideal candidate must be highly communicative; with the ability to take a leadership position and drive cross functional teams to timely and efficient decisions. Must be able to work cross functionally to deliver timely production solutions under pressure. When called for must also be able to quickly make independent decisions and then factually back up decisions and actions. Interaction with Senior VP s Operations Sales Marketing and Product Managers is expected daily.
  • Travel: 8 - 10 domestic trips per year. Initial road tour of plants will be required.
  • Supervisory Responsibility: No direct supervisory but significant leadership role among Sr. Analysts Production Planners Plant Schedulers and other support staff.
  • Special Skills: Strong problem-solving skills. Experience in breaking down complex problems and solving them in an action-oriented environment. Must be analytical with the ability to quickly internalize plant and raw material capacities and communicate the supply demand balance positions Above average communication skills required. Ideal candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to work autonomously while keeping Planning team informed of Business Unit sales initiatives.

    Relocation Assistance Eligible:

    Work Shift:

    1ST SHIFT (United States of America)

    Hourly Applicants ONLY -You must complete the task after submitting your application to provide additional information to be considered for employment.

    Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

    We provide our team members and their families with paid time off; 401(k) plans; affordable health, life, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits; and more.

    CCPA Notice. If you are a California resident, and would like to learn more about what categories of personal information we collect when you apply for this job, and how we may use that information, please read our CCPA Job Applicant Notice at Collection, click here .

Keywords: 0036 Tyson Sales and Distribution, Inc., Springdale , Senior Manager Production Planning, Professions , Springdale, Arkansas

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