Arrange for delivery, assembly, and distribution of supplies and parts in order to match the flow of materials and to meet production schedules.
Compile information, such as production rates and progress, materials inventories, materials used, and customer information, so that status reports can be completed.
Confer with establishment personnel, vendors, and customers to coordinate production and shipping activities, and to resolve complaints or eliminate delays.
Examine documents, materials, and products, and monitor work processes, in order to assess completeness, accuracy, and conformance to standards and specifications.
Requisition and maintain inventories of materials and supplies necessary to meet production demands.
Review documents such as production schedules, work orders, and staffing tables to determine personnel and materials requirements, and material priorities.
Revise production schedules when required due to design changes, labor or material shortages, backlogs, or other interruptions, collaborating with management, marketing, sales, production, and engineering.
Confer with department supervisors and other personnel to assess progress and discuss needed changes.
Distribute production schedules and work orders to departments.
Plan production commitments and timetables for business units, specific programs, and/or jobs, using sales forecasts.
Provide documentation and information to account for delays, difficulties, and changes to cost estimates.
Record production data, including volume produced consumption of raw materials, and quality control measures.
Industry Type :
Pharma / Biotech / Clinical Research
Functional Area :
Corporate Planning / Consulting / Strategy / M&A