Senior Director of Production Planning - North America

Clermont, Kentucky |$200K+ | Job ID: 98836

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Job Description

Our client is known for being one of the world's largest spirits producers. They are seeking a Senior Director of Production Planning to help assist with the creation and implementation of the company’s Global Operations Plan.

The ideal candidate for this Senior Director of Production Planning position will have a minimum of 5 years of experience at a managerial level in Supply Planning and be comfortable with SAP usage and roll outs. They will be creative, eager for a challenge and ready to be a part of a project that can bring their career to the next level.

Senior Director of Production Planning Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all Supply Planning and Execution in North American Region
  • Collaborate with Operational Planners to identify service risk and close gaps or identify appropriate resolutions
  • Conduct Operating Unit Supply Reviews in the region in tune with the Global supply calendar
  • Convert demand snapshots into a regular interval replenishment plan
  • Ensure the overall Global Supply Planning Business and system processes are optimized to deliver in-line with overall company vision
  • Implement inventory strategies to ensure multi-echelon Inventory Policies are in conjunction with markets and Operating Units
  • Optimize production in the Operations Unit to develop production scheduling within constraints and aligning strategies
  • Ensure shipment allocations are accurately maintained
  • Generate RORI models that ensure effective run-out and run-in of SKUs


Senior Director of Production Planning Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in Supply Planning
  • Deep understanding of Demand Planning, PLM and Inventory Management
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain or finance preferred
  • Leadership experience
  • Experience planning and organizing
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Proficient in SAP, Excel and E2E Planning tools (APO or similar)
  • Willing to travel up to 20%


Thank you,


Becky Clifton

Senior Project Manager

LaSalle Network


Keywords and Related Terms: supply chain , production planning , forecasting , spirits , strategy planning , SAP , sequencing models #LI-NASUPC

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.