BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Supply Planner/Analyst in San Jose, California
Job Description SummaryThe Supply Planner/Analyst is responsible for the development of the Supply Plan and inventory management of related finished goods/service products. Supply Planner/Analyst works closely with the Regional Planners, Production Planners and Operations. The Supply Planner/Analyst role entails a worldwide focus on the optimization of supply of finished goods and service products with an emphasis on worldwide inventory flow, visibility and management. The Supply Planner/Analyst is responsible for preparing, maintaining Supply Chain related reports and metrics.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work with Regional / functional teams to insure sufficient service products and finished goods inventory supply to all worldwide affiliates
Work closely with the Marketing and/or Demand Planner/Service Organization to insure adequate product deployment execution and worldwide inventory balancing in S&OP
Work closely with worldwide affiliates and Service Organization to understand and establish regional/worldwide inventory stocking levels
Define and manage SAP applicable parametric settings and master data.
Participant for all new product introductions or product discontinuation projects
Develop analysis and reports related to inventory level projections, metrics, etc. as required
Manage applicable OEM products, insuring adequate worldwide inventory
Prepares and manages Supply Chain applicable metrics
Keeps abreast of the basic requirements for compliance in own area of work and complies with those requirements. Participates as required in training on regulatory issues affecting own area of work. Brings regulatory compliance questions/issues to the attention of management.
Provides analytical support for projects, continuous improvement, relevant metrics, and cost savings
Supports inventory analytics and optimization
Performs other related duties and assignments as required.
Knowledge and Skills
Solid knowledge of Supply Chain procedures (planning, demand management, product deployment and inventory control)
Experience in a manufacturing environment coordinating multi-discipline activities
Proven ability to effectively interact with multi-functional areas (Marketing, Sales, Manufacturing, Engineering, Logistics, Purchasing, Finance, Quality, etc.)
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Detail-oriented individual with a strong ability to multi-task effectively in a fast paced environment
Familiarity with an ERP system and common software applications a must
Education and Experience
A minimum of 3 years planning experience in a manufacturing environment required.
A minimum of 2 years of SAP SCM/APO module experience preferred
A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is preferred
Advanced Excel, VBA, Access
Ideal candidate will have a degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Industrial Engineering, Logistics or related field.
Knowledge of integrated Supply Chain systems a plus i.e. S&OP.
Requires excellent analytical, planning, interpersonal, and oral/written communication skills.
Certification in APICS, CPIM or CIRM is preferred.
SAP SCM/ECC knowledge and experience preferred.
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an EqualOpportunity/AffirmativeAction Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.
Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Jose
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.