Dec 01, 2020

Supply Planner

  • MRA Global Sourcing
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Full time Supply Chain / Inventory Management

Job Description

Are you a strategic thinker, with a proven ability to thrive in a company with a complex supply chain network? Do you have deep experience in supply planning and inventory management? Would you be interested in streamlining and developing supply planning processes for a high-growth Food and Beverage company?

If you answered yes to the above questions then you may be an ideal fit for the Supply Planner position for our client, a leading Food industry manufacturer.

KEY PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

  • Responsible for planning materials and finished goods production throughout NA manufacturing facilities.
  • Manage third-party providers to ensure scheduling and quantities are on point with company needs.
  • Monitor demand forecast and work with business team to mitigate any forward issues.
  • Communicate inventory status and future supply capacity constraints and opportunities to key business stakeholders.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in supply planning, analytics, or related fields, required.
  • 5+ years experience in supply planning, preferably within FMCG companies.
  • Strong change management skills, continuous improvement and problem-solving skills.
  • Adept working with systems software programs such as SAP and Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

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