Manager, Production Control

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Sparrows Point, MD, US, 21219

Company: Under Armour

Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.

Position Summary

Partner with teams across the organization to create and implement cost-effective strategies while maintaining service levels for each customer.


The Manager, Production control will support Under Armour's business driving operations excellence and business performance in the supply chain. This role must be able to communicate effectively with leadership, cross-functional partners, and be able to drive action within their own team and support departments where necessary. The individual will be responsible for guiding, developing, and growing the analytical skill set of the Production Control team.


This role has two major responsibilities-- in week management of workflow at the DH and long-term project completion.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

May include, but are not be limited to, the following:



• Coordinate and plan labor/workflow through the facility while balancing service and cost • Utilize forecasts and departmental capacities to lead the DH leadership teams through each month's processing goals • Works to deliver against KPI’s and metrics • Provide leadership and guidance to wave planners & larger operations team to execute against the plan • Works with commercial team and operations to ensure completion of orders within customer expectations • Works with the operations leadership team to ensure they remain on schedule and that all orders are completed on time for shipping. • Provide guidance and leadership to alleviate bottlenecks and triage potential pitfalls


Long Term

• Analyze data to provide visibility and forecasting in the next 6-12 months of the business • Create and improve processes • Ownership of key network projects to advance the business • Collaboration with network production control teams & business groups to plan workflow, triage pitfalls, share best practices, etc • Development of wave planners as well as larger UA team • Understanding of the larger business and develop improved business acumen/understanding



Education And / Or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and one or more years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


• Excel Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software (intermediate level) • Ability to work independently and pace against timelines/deliverables • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Ability to learn quickly and break down complex problems into clear component parts • Ability to work independently and pace against timelines/deliverables • Understanding and experience of Warehouse Management Order processing systems preferred • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment • Ability to identify and resolve business problems within a team setting



To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate at a minimum intermediate+ level (but not limited to):


• Makes data driven decisions - leverages facts to develop and implement business solutions • Think Strategically - Identifies and prioritizes UA's most critical objectives • Build Talent - Develops self and others to enhance performance • Be accountable - Takes ownership of tasks and delivers results


No Relocation 

At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 

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