Role details

Supply Chain Planner

Franklin Lakes   •   USD85,000 - USD100,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Leading global Biosciences and Medical Device Company
  • Excellent career opportunity for future growth

About Our Client

Our client is a leading global Biosciences and Medical Device Company

Job Description

The Supply Chain Planner will be responsible for all demand, supply, inventory, and SC project planning activities related to their respective product/customer portfolio. The Supply Chain Planner works closely with Customer Operations to ensure that customer requirements for product and information are met on a timely basis. The Supply Chain Planner will coordinate all demand planning activities directly with the customer and establish a robust supply and production planning process with suppliers and/or manufacturing facilities. Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Develop and own product master data as related to planning activities (SCM and SAP)
  • Responsible for requirements accuracy generated by SCM/SAP.
  • Ensure coordination of regional supply chain activities with worldwide supply chain processes
  • Monitor and manage supply chain costs as related to portfolio (inventory, freight, warehousing, etc.)
  • Represent Supply Chain on regional and global project teams
  • Identify and implement supply chain process enhancement/efficiency opportunities
  • Lead joint planning activities with identified customers by developing and maintaining an integrated/collaborative demand and supply planning process
  • Respond to demand and supply changes in a timely and accurate manner
  • Communicate delivery plans with customer and address gaps between demand and supply
  • Work with customer on new product development activities as related to supply chain planning.
  • Establish appropriate safety stock levels to be maintained by you and/or the customer
  • Manage inventory levels to optimize investment along with on time in full performance
  • Support Make to Stock and Make to Order strategy in place
  • Develop joint supply chain metrics to measure and monitor SC performance
  • Identify areas for continuous improvement within the integrated supply chain
  • Develop monthly production and supply planning processes
  • Monitor production and supply-related performance metrics
  • Understand and monitor raw materials planning process
  • Manage equipment utilization and surge capacity as needed
  • Assist in the establishment of best practices for both company and the customer in processes directly affecting supply chain interactions

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in General Business, Supply Chain, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in a Supply Chain function that includes demand, supply and inventory planning.
  • Key experience would include working within a customer-facing and vendor-facing supply chain model.
  • Demonstrated success interfacing with customers and vendors
  • Ability to work with all functions in a team environment either as a team participant or team leader.
  • Strong facilitation, influencing and team-building skills
  • Excellent Supply Chain planning capabilities including exposure to global planning and initiatives
  • Strong working knowledge of ERP platforms, specifically SAP ECC
  • Self-motivated
  • Some travel will be required (15 to 25%)

What's on Offer

  • $85,000 - $100,000 annual base salary dependent upon experience
  • Performance bonus
  • Medical, dental, vision
  • 401K
  • etc.

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