PLANNER

  • Location
    Mahwah, New Jersey
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary

This is a key Supply Chain role responsible for managing the supply planning process by efficiently converting the global demand requirements into an attainable supply/production plan for products processed by the Mahwah, NJ Plant. This individual would also be responsible for creating a forecast/buy plan for raw materials. The Supply Planner will serve as the main point of contact for all manufacturing planning activities related to the demand of a specific Production Cell. 

Core Supply Planning activities include: 
• Develop monthly requirements to derive future business resource requirements for production capabilities and collaborate daily with operations to ensure execution. 
• Provide reliable and accurate forecasts to cross-functional teams to increase visibility of requirements. 
• Collaborate with business partners and lead efforts to address demand-supply gaps and plans to close the gaps 
• Successfully lead cross-functional teams in monthly supply planning working sessions and supply reviews of supply planning processes. 
• Work with financial leaders to update the financial forecasts per the required scheduled cadence. 
• Assure 100% alignment with approved supply plan by demonstrating thought leadership, creativity in solving problems and the ability to appropriately communicate and escalate issues as needed. 
• Improve the supply planning quality by effectively analyzing sources of supply volatility and recommending appropriate action plans. 
• Support execution for new product launches and end of life phases as it relates to the supply planning function. 
• Responsible for achieving and improving both service level and supply attainment metrics. 

 

Requirements: 
• Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management or other related field or equivalent relevant work experience. Prefer degree in Supply Chain Management. Prefer APICS certifications. 
• 2+ years planning experience, manufacturing / production planning experience preferred. Demonstrated understanding of supply chain manufacturing operations. 
• Computer skills: Advanced Microsoft Excel data mining/reporting, Microsoft Access skills will be a plus. 
• Strong analytical, numerical and problem solving skills. 
• Demonstrated customer service orientation. Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills. 
• Proven record working within a dynamic and results oriented organization focused on empowered work teams. 
• Demonstrated efficient work methods and an ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment. 
• Ability to work independently while making key decisions that impact the larger manufacturing team. 
• Demonstrated ability to work in and be challenged by a team-based environment which places a high degree of emphasis on accountability for quality/cGMP compliance, customer service levels, inventory management, and cost reduction.

 

Contract: 3/2018-9/2018

Pay: $32/hr



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