Production Control Manager

Company Name:
Graphic Packaging Intl.
Position Overview: The production control manager is responsible for the planning, coordination and control of the manufacturing processes. They ensure that correct amount of goods and services are produced timely, efficiently, at the right cost and quality level. The scope of the job includes, but is not limited to; order planning, customer service, production coordination and shipment forecast and planning.
Oversee the timely arrival of all raw materials and graphics, and schedule production over the Elk Grove Complex to meet customer delivery requirements.

Ensure that the production is cost effective, produced on-time and is of good quality.

Monitor the production processes and adjust schedules as needed.

Coordinate and manage the work-in-process and finished goods inventories through the SAP system.

Maintain positive relationships between Customer Service, Production Departments, Sales, Suppliers, and the Customer.

Serve as a troubleshooter resource for Customer Service and Manufacturing.

Manage the technology transfers between the Customer, Production Control, and Manufacturing.

Work with the customer and joint continuous improvement efforts.

Initiate/lead projects that improve customer satisfaction and/or reduce manufacturing costs.

Advise and communicate to the Customer Service Manager on all customer-related issues.

Monitor product standards and implement quality-control programs.

Work with managers to implement the company's policies and goals.

Ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed.

Supervise and motivate a team of workers including Production Control and Graphic Services.

Review the performance of the team.

Identify training needs.

Implement Lean Manufacturing.

Responsible for the verification of SQF controls and meeting the standards of the SQF requirements
5-7 years supervisory/management experience (manufacturing preferred).
Excellent highly developed people and communication skills.
Bachelor's Degree required in Industrial Technology, Management, Packaging or similar discipline.
ERP system experience required, SAP preferred; Intermediate/Advanced MS Office.
Strong business and technical sense.
5%-10% (future advancement requires travel or relocation).
Six Sigma experience is a plus.
Graphic Packaging International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Male/Female/Veteran/Disabled

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