Supply Chain Planner I
Job Description SummaryThe Planner I will work under direct supervision to perform Supply Chain activities for assigned product portfolio, achieving customer service goals, optimizing inventory and minimizing cost. This includes proactive risk mitigation, supply execution oversight, monitoring and reporting of results; and may include capacity planning and process ownership of administrative tasks to enable the efficiencies of the larger Supply Chain team.
BE PART OF SOMETHING BIGGER!
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Essential / Key Job Responsibilities (including supervisory and/or fiscal):
Responsible for supply planning activities within assigned product portfolio
Manage supply plans to meet assigned inventory targets
Responsible for backorder reporting, including root cause, mitigation, and team report out for assigned product portfolio
Lead input for all customer service-related communications for assigned product portfolios within the given business platforms
Monitor production attainment for assigned product lines and pro-actively communicate capacity constraints, material shortages, and/or significant events impacting incoming supply
Monitor capacity loading on assigned production lines and engage management as needed to address capacity constraints proactively
Close coordination with the Global Distribution Center for assigned product portfolio and process focal as assigned
Process ownership of daily supply chain monitoring reports as assigned
Partner with global demand planners to understand impacts to supply plans and proactively mitigate risk to customer service, inventory levels and cost
Develop global inventory allocation strategies as needed, including production prioritization
Provide accurate finished goods inventory availability dates to Commercial team
Complete inventory analyses as needed, including tracking against targets, estimated depletion, and E&O risk
Provide input to demand forecasts
Complete spreadsheet analysis during issue resolution or scenario planning
Query databases for information required for decision-making
Monitor safety stock targets for assigned product portfolio. Includes review of standard proposal and maintenance of safety stock targets
Provide input for SKU rationalization, RECODE, and other lifecycle management initiatives
Provide input to the Business Planning process annually
Provide input to Executive Level presentations as required
Perform basic financial analyses
Ensure personal and company compliance with all Federal, State, local and company regulations, policies and procedures for Health, Safety and Environmental compliance
Other duties and projects, as assigned
Strong interpersonal skills required in the areas of verbal and written communications, customer focus and professionalism
Strong listening, questioning, problem-solving and assessment skills
Must have knowledge of demand and supply planning along with understanding of capacity planning
Proficient in the use of MS Excel, including pivot tables, vlookups, graphs and macros
Basic experience of forecasting techniques and inventory management
Demonstrated customer-centric focus
Detail-oriented individual with a strong ability to manage multiple priorities
Proficient in the use of MS Word, Power Point.
Working knowledge of ERP/MRP systems
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, Logistics, or Operations required with 1 – 3 years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Demonstrated experience working in ERP systems (i.e. SAP, JDE, etc.)
Intermediate knowledge of data visualization tools (QlikView, Tableau, Power BI, etc.)
- Knowledge and awareness of Lean techniques and Six Sigma
WHY JOIN US?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
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Primary Work LocationUSA AZ - Tempe Headquarters
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