26 days old

Senior Supply Planner

Medline Industries, Inc.
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
  • Job Code
    SUP0100P3
Under minimal supervision, this supply position is responsible for translating demand plans into supply plans. Also: Support demand planning by ensuring strong in-stock and service level through maintaining inventory levels, safety stock parameters, and lead times for component or finished good inventory. Responsible for working with internal and external partners at various levels to translate supply plan into purchase order/work order workload. Lead supply planning related projects and analytics. Responsible for mentoring and training the Supply Planner team.
  • Collaborate with plants, suppliers, and logistics to ensure a seamless flow of inventory.
  • Manage suppliers and partner with operations and warehousing regarding late orders, material outages, and/or special projects.
  • Participate in or lead projects as appropriate.
  • Manage purchase order/work order size based on service commitments, existing inventory on hand, and lead times.
  • Manage lead times and influence business partners when changes are needed to drive operational efficiency and improve service.
  • Own inventory turns and safety stock parameters, minimize surplus/obsolescence, and provide consistent input into workload plans.
  • Understand and communicate plant/supplier capacity, lead-time and operational plans, to ensure proper inventory is maintained.
  • Collaborate with demand planning to understand the impact of forecast changes and translate demand plan into inventory needs.
  • Communicate with peers, partner with internal/external business partners, and escalate to leadership team when potential supply issues arise.
  • Utilize system-generated reports to determine priorities, to identify and resolve potential issues, and to confirm/communicate results.
  • Create ad hoc reporting when needed. Perform weekly root cause analysis and lead actions to resolve issues.
  • Lead and improve team skills and capabilities through peer mentoring, project management, and other indirect leadership opportunities.
Minimum Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain, Operations, Finance, Accounting, Information Systems, Mathematics, Applied Statistics, or related field.
  • At least 4 years of experience in operations and/or supply chain.
  • Experience communicating with internal and external business partners and cross functional teams at various levels.
  • Experience applying concepts of basic algebra and/or statistics.






Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-04-24
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