The Scheduler will plan and schedule production for key manufacturing areas of the business: Meat Cones, ReadyCarved Hand-stacked, Meat Slices, Kits, and Sandwiches as well as execute the daily purchasing for all incoming meat and ingredient supply.
Here is what you are going to be doing:
Create, schedule and maintain manufacturing and WIP components across Meat production rooms; complete ownership of raw materials from inbound through finished goods
Publish and support meat production schedule to all relevant stakeholders
Plan and execute the logistics of all raw materials to enable the production schedule
Create Purchase Orders for perishable raw materials, ingredients and finished goods produced with our suppliers to meet the schedule requirements
Create all shop orders for the schedule, distribute via IFS (Grecian Delight ERP System), and evaluate efficiency and completion post production
Monitor daily raw meat inventories, adjust orders, and maintain all meat spreadsheets with relevant changes
Run material usage variance reports and shop order report queries to maintain what was planned vs. what was produced targets
Monitor inventories daily vs. scheduled orders and forecast to prevent customer shortages and MTO IFS alerts
Notify Customer Care and all related groups of any shortages and manage best path forward for emergency schedule changes
Interact with QA and Procurement on inbound meat standards/supply to ensure supplier compliance
If You Have…
Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, or related degree
5 years of experience with Meat in planning, buying, and scheduling production
Strong competency in Microsoft Excel, S&OP, ERP mandatory and ability to adapt to new technologies quickly with minimal guidance
Experience in Advance Demand Planning and MRP preferred
Ability to work with Procurement, Operations, Marketing, Sales, and Commercialization teams
Why Grecian Delight Foods?
Grecian Delight Foods is the leading marketer and manufacturer of Greek and Mediterranean foods for foodservice, national chain and retail grocery, specialty and warehouse club businesses. With two facilities in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, Grecian Delight Foods manufactures and distributes specialty meats, flatbreads, dips, spreads and sauces.
At Grecian Delight Foods, our people are our greatest asset. We value the well-being of our employees and provide exceptional benefits. Here at Grecian Delight Foods, we know you should like where you work, and have created an environment that fosters creativity and friendship, here are some reasons you should consider the GDF Experience!
Medical, Dental and Vision options for you and your family – we offer packages for you and your family, all packages are ACA compliant!
Matching 401(k) Plans
Life, AD&D, Short and Long-term Disability Programs
Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Vacations and Holidays
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
On-site Fitness Facility
Flexible Work Hours
Equal Opportunity Employer
Grecian Delight Foods, is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
About Grecian Delight Foods
Grecian Delight Foods, A Pure Mediterranean Foods Company, is located in Elk Grove Village, IL. The company was founded in 1974 by Peter Parthenis, Sr., and is still family held and operated by the Parthenis family.
Grecian Delight is a manufacturer and marketer of top quality Greek and Mediterranean for the foodservice and retail industries. We operate under a system-wide commitment to quality and customer service. As an SQF Level 3 and USDA inspected facility, we maintain the highest standards for product quality and food safety.
The Grecian Delight team is rooted in the Mediterranean and scours the region for the most authentic foods – and we help show you the exciting potential for these items on your menus. We pride ourselves on providing our customers with only the highest quality and most authentic Gyros & Specialty Meats, Pitas & Flatbreads, Tzatziki, Hummus & Spreads and our Mediterranean Specialties like Falafel and Phyllo sweets.
Our bundle of products, services and expertise will help you take your consumers on a culinary adventure. Let us help you capitalize on the Mediterranean opportunity!