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Supply Chain and Operations Planning Manager

Date: Apr 4, 2021

Location: Irving, TX, US, 75038

Company: GRUMA

The Supply Chain and Operations Planning Manager is responsible for leading and supporting process improvement efforts to optimize supply chain activities.  Assesses supply capability and capacity, ensuring cross-functional communication of information, which leads to timely demand and supply plan approval and execution.  Analyzes and reports on the performance of the S&OP process.  Manages the IBP and S&OP processes.  Communicates supply commitment status as needed with Senior Leadership through representation at S&OP Executive Consensus meetings and ensures planning stays on time and sales is notified of issues that may impact the timely supply of our products.



  • Assist Supply Chain Planning Director in operating IBP Inventory and a Supply Optimization module.
  • Publishing of the monthly national forecast.
  • Maintain IBP process integrity (ensuring jobs are executed with no issues and in a timely manner).
  • Maintains IBP master data integrity and ensures it is updated promptly.
  • Coordinates Supply Review meetings with each regional team.
  • Optimizes current product supply systems, identifies best practices, and be able to present them to all levels of the organization with the intent of directing teams to an appropriate conclusion. 
  • Works with Sales/Marketing/R&D/Ops to ensure new projects and project implementation meet the criteria of the market while optimizing timelines and cost, and maximizing plant operating parameters.
  • Assists in the setup of new product SKUs at both the Master level as well as at each plant or DC.
  • Work closely with the Supply Chain Planning Director to ensure S&OP process is being followed and provides value to all supply chain activities.
  • Performs other duties as required.



Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required; Five years of experience in any related S&OP fields such as demand and capacity planning, forecasting, etc. Any equivalent combination of related education and/or experience may be considered for the above


  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent proficiency with Excel
  • Basic SQL knowledge and database management
  • Previous experience working with SAP PP, MRP, SAP IBP, and SAP APO


Mission Foods is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity in all phases of employment in compliance with applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations. We assure you that your opportunity for employment with Mission Foods depends solely on your qualifications. Mission Foods is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to or call 972.232.5200 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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