Planner - China products

Functions:

• Issue and maintain forecast and planning schedules for our suppliers, which aims to optimize delivery, capacity, leadtime and costs.

• Work with Forecasting, Sales and Distribution teams to ensure continuity of supply , minimal transport costs and excess inventory.

• Perform Distribution Requirements Planning to ensure supply in appropriate Distribution Centers

• Initiate and maintain Purchase Order requisitions and work closely with Procurement and China teams to ensure order process is completed in a timely and effective manner

• Work with China on-site team to resolve any short-term supply management issues.

• Highlight issues, propose alternative solutions and drive continuous process improvement.

 

Requirements:

• Bachelor Comm or GOP and 2-3 years experience (or DEC + 7-8 years of experience)

• Excellent communication skills

• Understands Planning and Procurement fundamentals

• Strong coordination and expediting skills

• MicroSoft software expertise

• Fluently bilingual

• J.D. Edwards or SAP experience preferred

• APICS Certified or in process is a plus