Sr. Director of Planning

Beverly Hills Permanent USD180,000 - USD200,000
  • Outstanding Sr. Director of Planning Opportunity with Global Cosmetics Brand!
  • Competitive base salary, hybrid work model, uncapped room for growth

About Our Client

My client is a world-renowned beauty brand with products sold in 26 countries across 2000+ retail stores. Specializing in luxury color cosmetics products, they are a leading beauty brand that continues to spark industry trends and shatter sales records year-over-year around the globe.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Leads Demand Planning and S&OP process
  • Leads team that plans the required finished goods from co-packing locations to support service goals
  • Plans the contract manufacturers input materials as needed, including the buying of raw and pack materials to support service goals
  • Manages the Life Cycle Management program
  • Responsible for achieving business objectives including delivery, product growth, and product diversity
  • Establish and maintain direct customer relationships for a product line with Contract Manufacturers
  • Establish and maintain cost competitiveness versus domestic and international suppliers (cost of box)
  • Lead projects to identify, research, and execute cost savings, recommend product improvements, and support new product opportunities
  • Conduct business analyses, recommend solutions, and implement initiatives
  • Manage SKU's from creation to rationalization
  • Responsible for planning the supply chain and fulfilling orders for ~$400MM of the business
  • Establish and maintain working capital, case fill, and line fill objectives related to product availability
  • Lead the centralized master planning organization
  • Create and maintain statistical safety stock levels and system parameters to sustain profitable business
  • Manage the production planning process to achieve optimal resource allocation and cost containment
  • Support process to determine sourcing strategy for all products
  • Own the finished goods inventory levels
  • Lead the Excess and Obsolescence process
  • Responsible for capacity planning and expansion/contraction as needed for one area of the business
  • Create and dynamically adjust monthly, annual, and long term volume forecasts via the S&OP process
  • Provide strategic direction for the effective use of capacity
  • Participate in evaluating feasibility of all new business opportunities
  • Define and implement fulfillment plans for new business opportunities

The Successful Applicant

  • 10+ years in planning, distribution, and/or logistics, preferably in CPG industry
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, preferably Master's Degree
  • Excellent communication skills, team member can work collaboratively with colleagues across all functions
  • Experience working with hierarchy
  • Global business experience a plus
  • Excellent analytical, presentation and writing skills
  • Proven leadership skills including experience building/leading high performing teams

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Annual bonus threshold
  • Full benefits options, 401K w/ match
  • Hybrid work model - remote to start
  • Discount products + office events
  • Outstanding room for growth
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