Manager, Global Planning Systems Development

November 6, 2021
Boulder, CO
Job Type


If you are a Manager, Global Planning Systems Development professional looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you!  Based in our Boulder, Colorado location, you will lead the development and integration of systems based planning tools that improve Flow Solutions Group’s manufacturing planning efficiency and effectiveness while maintaining or improving customer service levels. Lead Oracle/JDE planning systems integration across all Flow locations.  Establish global processes that support the continuous growth of the Flow Solutions Group through planning and scheduling best practices. Support the establishment of a learning organization by leading change and continuous improvement activities. 


  • Develop direct reports and other team members in personal development, systems thinking, process improvements and leadership skills using the Employee Development and Planning System (EDP). 

  • Ensure direct reports are compliant with company policies. 

  • Lead the development and integration training for Oracle based planning systems to improve the execution and control of the Manufacturing MPS functionality and control.  Provide leadership & migration support to ensure consistency in system best practices in production scheduling, inventory management, and Resources Planning (MRP). 

  • Define production and supply planning information requirements to establish manufacturing alignment in global manufacturing capacity, master production scheduling, resource planning and line level rough cut capacity planning to improve operational effectiveness.   

  • Lead all project aspects including comprehensive schedule development, documenting business system flows, data validation & acceptance, user acceptance testing, and other necessary tasks.   

  • Provide subject matter expertise for business systems (Oracle and others).  Perform role of “Super User”. 

  • Lead systems training for global cross functional teams including Operations, Configuration Management, Purchasing, Information Technology, Engineering 

  • Clearly define business process needs utilizing current / future state maps, value stream maps, gap analysis, CIP teams and other formal tools. 

  • Develop and define feedback systems for production status verses the planning process and schedule. 

  • Identify strategies and long-term actions to mitigate risks in the supply chain 

  • Work to synchronize operations globally to ensure execution of the production plan is achievable and highlight supply gaps. 

  • Support efforts to implement and maintain Lean strategies in production. 

  • Define and implement monitoring tools and key performance measures to maintain complete control of project deliverables. 


As a successful candidate, you will have the following competencies: Drives Results, Drives Vision and Purpose, Global Perspective, Manages Complexity, Nimble Learning, Plans and Aligns.
  • Bachelor's degree in Business or Manufacturing Sciences

  • Minimum of 7 (seven) years of experience in production planning, process improvements, or other planning and scheduling system-focused activities.   

  • Must have strong oral and written communication skills.  

  • Must be able to influence, lead, and implement process improvements.  

  • Must possess strong leadership skills and production knowledge.  

  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in cross-functional, global and multi-divisional environments.   

  • Proficiency with business systems such as Oracle E-Business suite experience required including experience in systems integration in manufacturing planning, resource and capacity planning, Master Production Planning and supply chain management essential.   

  • APICS Certification
  • Technical training, management training, APICS CPIM certification
  • Advanced degree highly desired
  • Knowledge of business processes, manufacturing systems including lean practices, manufacturing resource planning, and materials management

Our Commitment to Our People
Across the globe, we are united by a singular Purpose: We drive innovation that makes the world healthier, safer, smarter, and more sustainable. We invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills, and competencies to bring this Purpose to life while competing and leading in a global economy. Our training programs focus on end-to-end development, from onboarding through senior leadership
We invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills and competencies to compete and lead in a global economy. Our training programs focus on end-to-end development from onboarding through senior leadership.
Our compensation philosophy is simple: we pay a competitive base salary, within the local market in which we operate, and reward performance during the annual merit review process. In accordance with Colorado EPEWA, the salary range for this role is $88,400 - $141,200 commensurate with the skills, talent, capabilities, and experience each candidate brings to a role.
Our success is measured by the positive impact we make on people, our communities and the world in which we live. Learn more about us!.
Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual and family needs: medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and more. We also provide you flexible time-off plans, including paid parental leave, vacation, and holiday leave.
Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their experiences and perspectives – and that reflects the world around us. We believe a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers.
This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Learn more about our Culture & Values and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Emerson.
Work Authorization
Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J or TN, or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.
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Emerson is a leading global technology, software and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

Our Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

We help customers in the world’s most essential industries solve the biggest challenges of modern life. Every day, our global workforce fulfills our unified Purpose and lives out the Values we hold close as an organization: Integrity, Safety & Quality, Support Our People, Customer Focus, Continuous Improvement, Collaboration, and Innovation.

Our Causes – Planet, Humanity, Champion, Inclusion and Future – shape, define and fuel Emerson’s culture while inspiring our innovative spirit and driving our focus.

Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring possibilities, or recently received your MBA degree, you’ll find opportunities with us. Join our team and start your journey today!

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