Plant Planning and S&OP Planner

Pure Prairie Farms

Pure Prairie Farms is currently seeking a talented Plant Planning and S&OP Planner for our Charles City, IA location.


Pure Prairie Farms is a chicken producer offering a variety of premium quality chicken. We focus on animal welfare and our chickens never have antibiotics, are air chilled with no artificial ingredients or preservatives. Our management team consists of highly experienced poultry industry leaders that bring both bench strength and a wealth of experience to our organization.


We empower our people and drive outstanding performance at every level. You will be supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collaborative spirit drives our success.


In this role you will be responsible for planning the Plant processing requirements to meet current sales demand and long-term sales projections.


Key Responsibilities of the Role

  • Daily planning of processing requirements to meet current sales orders and short-term sales projections
  • Provides production plan to plant operations and tracks effectiveness to meet those plans
  • Utilize NetSuite ERP system to create production orders
  • Review of inventory to determine aging product and communicate to sales
  • Lead daily operations meetings to review metrics and performance
  • Communicate with Inventory and Warehouse team the direction for product
  • Communicates with Live production planner weekly supply needs
  • Reviews future production plans and communicates with procurement needed packaging
  • Review promotional plans with sales
  • Facilitate communication between the sales team and operations team on plan attainment and business needs
  • Facilitate communication and plan needs between the live operations and plant operations teams
  • Lead the “solve” for a production model in the Sales and Operations Planning Process
  • Build a long-range Production plan which meets the future sales forecast


Education and Experience:

  • Experience or Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Agricultural or Business a strong plus
  • 5+ years of experience in Plant Planning
  • Proficiency with MS Office software and willingness to learn other needed software
  • Work within an ERP system, NetSuite ERP System experience a strong plus
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills to work with team members, clients, and suppliers
  • Fluent oral and written English Language skills
  • Strong attention to detail to ensure all work processes are accurate
  • Ability to work with a team
  • Math skills to make sure all calculations are correct and avoid any unforeseen losses for the company


Pure Prairie Farms team members enjoy highly competitive pay and benefits including:

  • Health, dental, & vision insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K with company match
  • Generous paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid sick time
  • Flexible Spending Account


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Pure Prairie Farms is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


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Plant Planning and S&OP Planner

Pure Prairie Farms

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Job ID: 83567

Posted 28 days ago

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