Supply Planner Specialist (Demand Planner)

Job Title

Supply Planner Specialist (Demand Planner)

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to
Work cross-functionally to manage the global supply plans for the business unit to include the development of overall market supply plans and overall supply chain process improvement.

You are responsible for

  • Manage relationships with (Commercial) Organizations, Business groups, manufacturing teams and suppliers from an end-to-end supply chain perspective.
  • Manage the Supply Planning process for the business unit to include the development of overall market supply plans.
  • Master data maintenance to develop an accurate supply plan.
  • Manage phase-in / phase-out process execution from a planning perspective (Project Development, Launch, and Maintenance) with the aim to phase in new products in-time and phase-out products without obsolete finished products and components
  • Plan, control and maintain the master shipment schedule balancing the customer demands, revenue forecast, and inventory levels.
  • Develop supply allocation proposals when order book exceeds capacity/available production slots or material availability
  • Proactively handle the supply chain through scenario mapping and root cause analysis.
  • Support monthly S&OP supply review with the definition, and review of the supply plan to meet annual operations plans and integral inventory targets.
  • Collaborate with manufacturing sites to achieve the medium & long term planning inputs for S&OP review .
  • Initiates and participates in business unit and supply chain improvement processes.
  • Defines opportunities for improvement motivated by operational excellence, customer satisfaction, and cost reduction.
You are a part of
A truly international team partnering with Commercial Organizations, Business groups, manufacturing teams and suppliers from an end-to-end supply chain perspective.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
  • Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred
  • +3 years of related experience in sales and operations planning
  • Vast experience in production & capacity planning techniques
  • Strong knowledge of IT planning systems: SAP / JDA ESP
  • Knowledge on inventory management including safety stock management in relation to service levels
  • You are analytical and use data to inform your decision
  • You are communicative, able to navigate in a truly global organization
  • Excellent in managing partners.

In return we offer you
A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this complex role will open doors for your long-term career within the global supply chain as well as across multi-functional disciplines.
Why should you join Philips?
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