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Mgr, Production Forecast & Sched

Requisition ID:  43635
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Rockmart (3110)

Rockmart, GA, United States, 30153


Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.


Job Designation

The Production Forecasting Manager leads the Production Forecasting Team and participates in decision making that will have a significant impact on the product support. Directs the team objectives, while aligning tasks with company policies and procedures. 

Job Core Responsibilities
  •  Leads and directs the Production Forecasting team to obtain optimum productivity, while reaching department goals
  •  Optimizes  production forecasting costs while maintaining budget goals
  •  Directs the team activities to meet company requirements
  •  Manages crisis resolution to ensure  continuous flow of production scheduling , under designated budget
  •  Ensures general safety, compliance with relevant legislation, regulations and company requirements
  • Utilizes resources effectively and drives improvements
  •  Leads and directs work for team of employees as defined by business needs
  •  Manages staff selection, performance, development and training processes to ensure team competencies and capabilities to reach the business goals and expectations
  •  Other responsibilities as assigned
  •  Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  •  Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary
Job Specifications

Education: Post-Secondary degree or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectation

Certifications: APICS Certified

Years Experience: 7- 10 years of relevant experience


Strong experience in forecasting, material requirements planning, or logistics management
Working knowledge of Material Resource Planning/Material Resource Planning II and Basic CRD skills
Strong quantitative and analytical skills      
Ability to identifies and resolves technical, operational and organizational problems      
Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Computer proficient, including Microsoft Windows software application


This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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