Manufacturing Planner

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Job type
  • Salary

Adecco is assisting a local client in the publishing industry with their need to hire a consultant for a temp to possible perm opportunity in the role of Manufacturing Planner in NYC. 


The consultant in this role will:

  • Manage cost planning and specifications for assigned product from inception through finalization and business sign-off of both pricing and specifications.
  • Data input of book manufacturing cost estimates for scale and non-scale products in accordance with pricing guidelines.
  • Effectively handle complex and high profile titles.
  • Review multiple reports for data entry or corrective action.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with our partners inside and outside of Scholastic.
  • Work proactively with Scholastic business divisions and vendors to prioritize title lists and ensure that products are completed and shipped in time to meet end use dates
  • Responsible for proactively working with Businesses to ensure that requests for estimates flow smoothly into the Planning (estimating) group.
  • Work with Supply Chain on requests for costs.



  • Effective communicator at all levels and strong customer service skills.
  • Aptitude for working with numbers, data and spreadsheets.
  • Excellent attention to details and follow up skills.
  • High motivation, assertiveness, flexibility and adaptability to change.
  • Demonstrate productivity in a team environment.
  • Problem solving, critical thinking and analytical skills with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload.
  • Ability to make decisions and recommendations in high pressure work environment.
  • Basic negotiation skills.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, with emphasis in Excel and the ability to quickly learn new software and other technology.
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Financial experience a plus.
  • Publishing industry experience a plus.

If you meet the requirements for this Manufacturing Planner opening in NYC then click apply now or feel free to search through the other open roles in your area. 


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