This position is responsible for creating a Demand Plan for designated products and plants. Supports end-to-end supply chain, capacity planning process, and order fulfillment for designated products. Collaborates with Sales, Marketing, and Operations Managers to review and input forecasts into planning systems. Collaborates with Supply Chain and Customer Service to review demand changes and coverage. Creates a Demand Plan using inventory and shelf life targets, available capacity and resources. Supports the monthly Sales and Operations Planning process through analytics.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Inventory Control: manage inventory levels for designated batteries and accessories. Develop and adjust statistical analysis by SKU and family using sales pattern to determine possible changes to stocking plans. Be able to determine most appropriate stock levels, build quantities and stock locations. Make stocking recommendations given sales, customer needs and customer service feedback. Review stock levels to reduce or discontinue SKU’s based on sales projections.
Production Planning: work with plants and suppliers to meet customer fulfillment and target inventory levels. Assure the plant load is sustained to meet PSI plans when orders are cancelled, reallocated or moved out.
Perform any statistical analyses to increase accuracy of the forecast.
Must be creative, have excellent analytical skills, possess high personal performance standards and be comfortable operating in a fast paced environment.
Publish and distribute periodic inventory and Demand Management reports.
Manager assigned projects to facilitate new product introductions and cost-effective phase-outs of products being discontinued.
Support cross functional task forces where required to solve problems impeding identified targets.
Regular in person attendance with on time arrival/departure. Required to work irregular hours on short notice. Punctuality and dependability are a job requirement
Bachelor’s degree (preferably in Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Finance, or Business) and/or 4 years of related work experience.
Experience in demand planning, supply chain, production planning, logistics, accounting, or purchasing environment.
Competent computer skills, including WORD & EXCEL.
APICS certification is a plus
Experience in international exporting, collections & production planning is a plus
Experience in ERP systems such as SAP, BAAN, or Oracle is a plus.
Excellent communication skills
Project management skills
Customer service skills
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk and hear. This position requires frequently walking and sitting; occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The position primarily works in a normal office environment with individual work stations.
Richmond, Kentucky, United States
Website : http://www.enersys.com
EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We manufacture and distribute reserve power and motive power batteries, battery chargers, power equipment, battery accessories and outdoor equipment enclosure solutions to customers worldwide. Motive power batteries and chargers are utilized in electric forklift trucks and other commercial electric powered vehicles. Reserve power batteries are used in the telecommunication and utility industries, uninterruptible power supplies, and numerous applications requiring stored energy solutions including aerospace and defense systems. Outdoor equipment enclosure products are utilized in the telecommunication, cable, utility, transportation industries and by government and defense customers.