Production Scheduler

Senior Production Scheduling role, Purchasing/Procurement remit, South-East Location.

Production scheduler


At Cobs we have a passionate and dedicated team who are crazy about snacking and committed to making the best popcorn in the world. We are ambitious, move quickly and make sure that we are having fun along the way. We are looking for a talented Production Scheduler to join our operations team.

In this role you will implement the site scheduling for the zero-12-week horizon to ensure all customer orders are executed efficiently and on time. You will also be tasked with managing supply of raw materials on site. In addition, you will also be responsible for:

  • Managing the Warehouse and Manufacturing crewing requirements & rosters
  • Liaise with vendors to provide accurate forecasts and procure raw materials
  • Work with team to resolve availability issues and respond to any short-term unplanned demand requests
  • Manage costs within budget
  • Identify and implement initiatives to reduce costs through optimized scheduling
  • Support Operational Excellence initiatives by identifying continuous improvement opportunities in scheduling and related areas.


To be successful in this role you will be have in-depth knowledge of the supply chain planning process, including S&OP/IBP. You will have experience in a manufacturing environment, ideally within food and be able to demonstrate a process driven approach to scheduling and procurement. You will have excellent communication skills and be highly analytical as well as having strong attention to detail. Working knowledge of SAP is essential.


Cobs is growing rapidly, and this journey enables our people to fast track their career development and experience. We get together monthly for a Cobs wide team lunch, and to celebrate our monthly PopStar winner!

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16/06/2020 $0 Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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