Chief Planner

Headquarters of Sainte-Sabine

Reporting directly to the Plant Manager, the Chief Planner coordinates the planning and management of production, delivery and supply capacities in collaboration with all departments of the organization. He also occupies a support role with the main buyer.

Required profile

Methodical, organizational, analytical, rigorous, autonomous and very good team spirit, good communicator and customer service oriented.

Main tasks

  • Coordinate the planning and organization of the activities of the entire organization;
  • Process and transmit information and instructions to coordinate activities using various computer-assisted communication devices;
  • Coordinate the workload and the movement of orders;
  • Help establish work schedules and procedures, and coordinate activities with other departments;
  • Solve key problems and provide innovative solutions to ensure operational success;
  • Respect the objectives of all departments of the organization;
  • Coordinate and disseminate the management of production, delivery and supply capacities;
  • Coordinate the decision-making process and facilitate the flow of information within teams;
  • Ensure proper follow-up of the appointment planning system;
  • Implement continuous improvements for systems and processes;
  • Support the buyer in the supply of raw materials to the plant and follow up on orders in progress with suppliers when necessary;
  • All other tasks directly related to the job.

  • Prerequisites

    • DEC combined with three (3) years of minimum experience in a similar position (preferably in logistics);
    • Good knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite (Excel and Word intermediate level);
    • Good working French and English;
    • Ability to work under pressure and to successfully complete several files at the same time.