Supply Planner in Houston, TX at ITW Polymers and Fluids

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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Supply Planner

Job Summary:

Optimize the balance of inventory for an allocated portfolio of SKU’s across the supply chain network. Maintain portfolios that are in line with; target customer service levels, levels of fill rate accuracy, and safety stock levels.

Reports to:

Sourcing and Supply Manager

Direct Reports:

No

Location:

Houston, TX or San Luis Obispo, CA

Travel:

10%

Responsibilities: 

Implement and maintain Inventory and Material Management Strategies for all Finished Goods by regular review and optimization of inventory parameters and levels.

The 80:

  • Partner with Marketing, Demand Planners, and Suppliers to validate feasibility of mid to long-term supply plans for products of responsibility and recommend actions as needed.
  • Prepare, clean, and maintain the appropriate supplier forecast for all of responsibility.
  • Place orders with suppliers based upon agreed lead time and capacity availability

The 20:

  • Coordinate with Sourcing team regarding supplier issues, monthly scorecard items, replenishment programs, and cost issues.
  • Maintains system data/attributes for purchased products of responsibility.
  • Ensure acceptable level of performance from supplier base is met for each of the established metrics.

Key Deliverables to Demonstrate Success in 12 mos:

-          Create and execute Supply plan that meets or exceeds the supply planning Metrics around Months on Hand and On Time In Full.

-          Provide insights on process improvement for the Supply Planner and identify opportunities to improve operational efficiencies.

Skills and Experience Needed

-          Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent work experience.

-          5 years Supply Chain Planning/Purchasing experience.

-          10% travel

-          Strong Computer skills and proficiency in Excel

-          Familiarity with ERP systems such as JDE

Core Competencies:

Segment & Product Knowledge

•          Market Trends, Customer Impact

•          Value Prop knowledge

Resource Management

•          Utilization of ITW Tools, Resources

•          Business Acumen (P&L)

•          Detail Orientation

•          Self-Starter

People Management

•          Coaching and Influencing

•          Talent Management, Team Development

Strategic Account Planning

•          Understanding/utilization of growth levers

Ability to prioritize and reprioritize as new activities appear. Communication

•          Objectives, Active Listening, Influencing

•          Strong Written & Verbal Communication

•          Ability to remain clam during difficult business situations

Decision Making

•          Accurate Analysis

•          80/20

•          Delivers analytical and fact-based decisions

ITW Global Tire Repair is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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