Supply Planner in San Francisco, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 10/29/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: 2141449

Supply Planner

Novato, CA

Up to $80K Per Year

Supply Planner

The Supply Planner will be responsible for the strategic and tactical planning of our manufacturing network striking a balance between having too much and too little inventory at any given time. This role has accountability for developing and maintaining production plans and supply forecasts, setting appropriate safety stock levels and re-order points.

$80K per Year

Job Title Responsibilities:

  • Consider factory capacity needs, production start dates, production minimums, component lead times, and other supply chain considerations to develop and maintain rolling 1-4-12 month production plans by SKU.
  • Distribute forecasts monthly (or as needed) to key suppliers.
  • Monitor actual production vs. plan on a weekly basis, highlighting shortages in a timely manner with a resolution action plan.
  • Track associated KPIs; provide data and analytics to help drive the business forward.
  • Assist in creation and maintenance of reports, including data extraction and validation from ERP systems.
  • Meet or exceed desired corporate inventory turn objectives.

Job Title Requirements:

  • At least 3-5 years' experience in supply chain planning; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience supporting new product launches preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and priorities, have strong data analysis, problem solving, and decision-making abilities.
  • Serve as the point-person for escalation of supply related issues.
  • Must be proactive and have strong attention to detail.

Supply Planner

Novato, CA

Up to $80K Per Year


About Nelson:

For more than 45 years, we've been passionate about helping people find jobs they love - rewarding jobs that further career goals. At Nelson, we partner with companies that have outstanding reputations. Working with innovative startups to Fortune 500 companies, our skilled recruiters have access to opportunities beyond what you can find on your own. With Nelson, you'll get the most out of your career. Together, we'll set career goals and find you a position where your skills shine. For a full listing of jobs, go to: www.nelsonjobs.com http://www.nelsonjobs.com/ and click "Find Work."