Production Planning Manager

  • The Richmond Group USA - Manufacturing & Engineering Division
  • Culpeper, VA, USA
  • Aug 27, 2019
Full time Management Manufacturing Other Purchasing-Procurement Supply Chain

Job Description

The TRG Manufacturing Search Division is actively searching for an energetic materials / production planning professional to lead a well-established production planning team for a successful and stable manufacturing corporation.

This well-established company has added new lines and is investing heavily into lots of equipment. With the expansion of their production and continued growth, they are seeking a Production Planning Lead who will advance and enhance their successful planning team of 6 individuals. This is your chance to join a strong and collaborative production team with a company that is known for their great products, great technology, and great customer base.

We are looking for a degreed Production Planning Manager with 8 or more years of experience with planning, inventory management, and procurement in a manufacturing environment. This person will lead a team of seasoned planners and be responsible for the scheduling, resource planning, and cost reductions that will contribute to the continued profitability of the production. Come join this global market leader who is looking for your expertise and wants to help you reach your personal and professional goals!


  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree (Business, Engineering, Supply Chain, or related discipline)

  • 8+ years of planning, inventory, and procurement experience

  • Supervision and/or management

  • ERP/MRP experience (SAP, JD Edwards, Oracle, or similar ERP)

  • Experience with lean tools and methodologies preferred

  • Experience in food, pharmaceuticals, FDA, consumer products, high-speed packaging, etc.

**Please note that candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship to be considered for employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.