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Supply Chain Planner

Company: Zebra Technologies
Location: Buffalo Grove
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

Overview: We are a community of changemakers, innovators and doers who come together to deliver a performance edge to the front line of business. We develop new technologies and create new solutions with partners to help organizations act with greater visibility, connectivity, and intelligence delivering better experiences for workers and those they serve. The Supply Chain Planner is responsible for managing the demand for the BU or Region. They have the principal responsibility for managing demand management processes, inventory commitment and alignment, and over all alignment of replenishment plans as the key partner in inventory assurance and on time delivery to our depots. Collaborating closely with Buyers, Operations, Order Management, Logistics and Customer Experience Management teams, they are accountable for the material availability to support repair/customer needs and our internal supply chain metrics. Success in the role includes a positive, initiative-taking approach to daily work along with strong communication, organizational and analytic skills. This position will be hybrid in our Buffal Grove, IL Repair Depot. Responsibilities:

  • Support and actively participate in the global alignment and standardization of planning supply processes.
  • Plans and develops supply strategy to keep sufficient inventory position to support material requirements of internal or external customers
  • Applies Zebra s procedures to resolve issues and mitigate constraints impacting supply plan including capacity, transportation, and order-management errors
  • Monitor open purchase orders to ensure on time deliveries; partner with Order Management to resolve any admin/order error(s)
  • Escalate shortages within the broader supply chain organization and work to support resolution
  • Provide planning stimulations for changes in supply chain effecting inventory fill rate
  • Lead and represent Planning and Supply in service parts related projects requiring planning and supply knowledge collaborating with international teams around the globe.
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships and communications with key cross functional stakeholders to confirm production/shipping schedules
  • Develop and improve supply chain strategies that enable the organization to optimize its inventory and costs. Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
    • Bachelor s degree or 2+ years of experience Supply Chain or Inventory Management
    • Proficient knowledge of basic computer applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and multiple business applications. Preferred Qualifications:
      • International Supply Chain experience in electronic manufacturing/service environment, material, and processes.
      • Knowledge of planning fundamentals, scheduling, materials replenishment planning techniques
      • Ability to manage multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail and accuracy and working under tight time deadlines.
      • Strong analytical and problem-solving skill
      • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
      • Oracle knowledge a plus
      • Knowledge of Business Applications Power BI Zebra is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance in applying for a position, please contact us at ...@zebra.com. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: . The EEO is the Law poster supplement is available here: Zebra is a federal contractor and is committed to an alcohol and drug free workplace. As a result, all U.S. based employees are subject to the Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace Policy and Procedure. Associated topics: business, cost efficient, industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer, methods engineer, project, sap, supply, supply chain

Keywords: Zebra Technologies, Buffalo Grove , Supply Chain Planner, Other , Buffalo Grove, Illinois

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