Job Description Summary # Job Description BD Interventional Surgery worldwide business unit , located in Vernon Hills, IL, is a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies. Our company has a strong tradition of developing our employees to learn, grow and excel. We are continually building our team with qualified, team-oriented individuals to enhance the success of our company! The Supply Chain Planner will work independently or under little supervision to perform Supply Chain activities for assigned product portfolio to optimize inventory, minimize cost, and set and achieve customer service goals. This includes forecasting, capacity planning, execution oversight, and monitoring and reporting of results. Provide input for SIOP process for a given business segment in order to align market and financial requirements with manufacturing capabilities + Use SAP to facilitate effective supply planning processes + Provide rough-cut capacity analysis for responsible manufacturing site(s). + Monitor capacity loading on assigned production lines. + Create a finished goods capacity constrained plan for 4 weeks, week by week, at an item level, for responsible manufacturing site(s). Compare unconstrained net requirements against finished goods capacity. Review deltas/ supply gaps with site. Provide build priority. + Complete complex spreadsheet analysis during issue resolution or scenario planning. + Query databases for information required for decision-making. + Provide oversight of manufacturing, inventory deployment and distribution to ensure customer service + Prepare Executive Level presentations as required. + Serve as primary contact with manufacturing for planning issues. + Conduct analysis and provide direction for inventory allocation where worldwide service is maximized. + Determine new product ramp-up schedules. + Leverage Lean or Six Sigma tools for process improvement resulting in increased service and optimized inventory. + Manage product phase-outs such that obsolete inventory is minimized. + Establish and continuously modify safety stock targets. + Support Business Planning process annually and provide quarterly updates. + Perform basic financial analyses. ## Qualifications Education Required: Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering or related discipline. Experience: Minimum of 2 years' supply chain planning using SAP. Experience in SCM using an ERP. This position will allow for remote work with occasional travel to the head office in Vernon Hills. 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. ## #li-isc # Primary Work LocationUSA IL - Vernon Hills # Additional Locations # Work Shift 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.