Job details Production Planner

Posting Period

From September 13, 2021
to September 30, 2021

Country or region



Montréal, Québec

Business Unit



Production / Operations

Entry date

As soon as possible

Job Status

Permanent - Full time

Minimal required work experience

4 to 5 years

Minimal education level required

Bachelor's Degree


Based on experience


Competitive social benefits

Production Planner

Main Functions

  • Work in close collaboration with various departments (purchasing, technical, QC and QA, and Customer Service) to efficiently plan supplies of Bio-Ingredients products for internal and external sales.
  • Assess future needs for our raw materials and finished products
  • Prepare forecasts and order the necessary products for our productions in Canada and for our sales in North America, to our internal and external suppliers.
  • Plan and organize the production schedule for subcontractors and ensure an adequate supply of the required raw materials.
  • Prepare formulas and send production orders to subcontractors
  • Manage Canadian inventory
  • Approve invoices from subcontractors
  • Participate in the S&OP process and the implementation of KPIs
  • All other duties related to the position

Technical skills


  • Experience in planning
  • Bilingual French-English
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (specially Excel)

An asset

  • Experience or education in food instructry

Personal abilities


  • Organisation skills
  • Autonomous-creativity
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Good communicator
  • Ability to manage priorities


Lallemand is a privately held Canadian company, founded at the end of the 19th century, specializing in the development, production and marketing of yeasts and bacteria. The company is comprised of 11 major business units, each focused on specific applications of yeast and bacteria, with activities throughout worldwide. Administrative offices for the parent company are in Montreal, Canada. Today, Lallemand employs more than 4500 people working across more than 45 countries, on 5 continents.

Lallemand's Bio-Ingredients business unit has decades of experience as a quality yeast producer for the savory, health, and biotech industries.

We produce a wide range of products including yeast extracts, inactive yeasts and their derivatives for flavour enhancers, enriched mineral and vitamin yeasts for the health supplement and health food markets, and high-grade yeast extracts for the biotech industry. These products are propelled across the globe thanks to our impressive reach and a large dedicated team that serves our customers worldwide.

The Bio-Ingredients team is proud of the strong partnerships it has forged with its clients, relying on trust and cooperation in order to develop custom solutions for each individual business. Check out the available career opportunities in North America and several European countries.

Please take note that accommodations will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

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