Sr. Manager, Supply Planning
Company: Danone North America
Posted on: March 14, 2019
Danone North America is the largest Benefit Corporation in the world. Our mission is to bring health through food to as many people as possible.Danone North America is looking for aSr. Manager, Supply Planning in Broomfield.The Sr. Manager, Supply Planning is responsible for ensuring product, for assigned Brands, is available to fill customer orders at low/lowest landed cost, minimizing the amount of finished product that goes obsolete or short coded, controlling finished goods inventory levels, and maintaining a capacity plan (short, medium, and long term). They are responsible for all aspects of continuity of supply and customer service while eliminating waste and reaching lowest possible landed cost while. They are responsible for recruiting and developing talent through mentoring and apprenticeship.The Sr. Manager will be Enterprise Planning lead in process definition, establishment and continuous improvement on core supply planning processes and IT enablers: rough-cut capacity planning, master scheduling, finite scheduling, inventory setting based on service levels and deployment.They will be key partners with Business Unit general management and Supply Chain leadership on ensuring the efficient operational execution of the Annual, Quarterly, and Monthly Operating Plans.They will perform root cause analysis and resolution for customer service and obsolescence issues (forecast, production, safety stocks, deployment, etc.).Responsibilities: Performs monthly rough-cut capacity planning by facilityTracks inventory KPIs and sets inventory targets and tracks weekly production metrics on assigned brandsProvides production guidance and direction to finite production schedulers on target efficiencies, target output, SKU prioritization, etc.Works cross functionally to create a robust constrained plan for the delivery of service targets.Interfaces with Industrial Planning and Finance to ensure monthly budgets are attainable and helps to explain variancesDevelops robust processes and works to give employees the opportunity to master the processes and the tools of Supply PlanningPerforms inventory and production planning for seasonal products and oversees plant execution on assigned brandsProvides thorough production guidance, inventory policies and KPI tracking, and minimizes product obsolescence on assigned brandsIs expert in diagnosing root causes to customer service and obsolescence issues: MRP settings, post-mortem analysis on forecast, inventory, production, deployment, etc.Is Product Supply lead for Program Management Office (PMO) projects that require supply-side planning on assigned brandsPlans and executes tactical customer re-assignment, cross-plant production coordination, resupply, etc. when required to maintain high customer service levels in face of production problems, unforecasted demand, engineering projects, etc.Leads collaborative work with IT to develop the IT toolset to enable core supply planning processesIs S&OP lead for defining production, inventory, scheduling and capacity metrics, aligning the metrics with Owned Manufacturing and Contract Manufacturing team's corresponding KPIs and working with IT to enable tracking and reporting of these KPIsOn an as-directed basis, balance workload with other Managers, Product Supply on non-assigned brandsCollaborate with Demand Planning, to develop, analyze and present Operations' recommendations for SKU rationalizations to business teams on assigned brandsAccountable for delivering annual obsolescence cost reduction targets on assigned brandsIdentifies supply chain and business interdependencies in his/her work and coordinates as needed with other groups to drive customer fill rates at lowest possible costJobs Supervised: Planner, Sales and Operations Planning Preferred Candidate Qualifications:Education and Experience: 7 to 9 years of experience in Sales and Operations planning required, preferably within the consumer packaged goods (CPG) or food industriesExperienced in managing production planning/inventory and deployment in a multi-facility environmentBachelor's degree preferred, ideally in Supply Chain, business or related subjects - will consider work experience in lieu of degree of 9-10 years of relevant experienceExperience using ERP and APS systems to manage production scheduling (Peoplesoft, SAP APO SNP, ECC PP, PPDS, etc) is required. Experience with SAP is preferred.APICS Certified Production Inventory Manager (CPIM) certification preferredExperience in working within an environment of multiple internal customers/business units and multi-facility companyPrevious experience in managing direct reports is preferred.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:Understanding of planning practices and impact of inventory accuracy and forecast accuracyAbility to communicate key supply chain facts and recommendations at a Senior Executive level.Ability to work with internal teams to improve processAbility to become deeply technically knowledgeable (a Subject Matter Expert) of SAP SNP, ECC PP, and to lead implementation of new scheduling toolset in the futureAbility to plan/communicate/present and execute programs and influence multi-disciplinary Supply Chain stakeholders to enable successDanone North America is a Certified B Corporation business unit of Danone and operates in the U.S. from headquarter offices in White Plains, NY and Broomfield, CO.Danone North America is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, genetic characteristic or any other unlawful criterion.Nearest Major Market: DenverJob Segment: Supply, ERP, Supply Chain Manager, Engineer, Program Manager, Operations, Technology, Engineering, ManagementAPPLY NOW
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