29 days old

Supply Demand Planner

Kelly Services
Cupertino, CA 95015

*** MUST BTO WORK AS AN EMPLOYEE (ON W/2 BASIS) *** NO C2C, 1099, etc. ***

Our Client is expanding and currently seeks a **SUPPLY DEMAND PLANNER**

For a 12 month assignment with possible extensions!!

Our client is looking for a dynamic, highly motivated Supply Demand Planner on the Channel Strategy & Operations (CSO) team. The Supply Demand Planner will be responsible for working with global cross-functional teams to drive operational excellence in deploying Sales Programs. The Supply Demand Planner will work with Global Sales Teams to create a comprehensive forecast for fixtures and materials while balancing material availability to enable the efficient expansion and support of programs into the Channel space.

**What you will need for this position:**

The successful candidate will have 3-5 years Operations experience, preferably in a high tech or computer-related industry.

Prior experience in project management, product planning, production control, inventory management, or production / manufacturing operations is strongly preferred.

The candidate must combine a working knowledge of world-class supply chain practices, strong analytical capabilities, and business savvy.

The candidate must be able to exert tactful influence in a matrixed organization; Must be a strong team player and communicator.

The candidate should be comfortable presenting to executive management. Strong proficiency in Excel is required.

Additional requirements include the ability to think both strategically and tactically, a persistent attention to detail, ability to work with a high degree of ambiguity and a high level of comfort in working with large quantities of data.

**In this role you will:**

**Education** BA/BS Required. MBA Desirable. APICS certification a plus.

Work with regional sales operations teams to develop a robust operational plan to support new store expansions. Liaise with WW teams on behalf of the regional teams to plan production and logistics.

Drive operational excellence and consistency across all regions through the implementation of standard business planning processes and tools.

Analyze demand, inventory, and program usage to develop and manage weekly and quarterly supply plans. Results should meet Beats quarterly financial plans, while achieving aggressive time-to-market goals and minimizing finished goods and raw material liability. Evaluate risks, plan and implement contingency plans to mitigate.

Coordinate closely with WW Marketing, Supplier Management teams, and Sales to develop supply plans for program expansion and support while maintaining appropriate inventory levels.

Review forecasts with key stakeholders (Sales, Finance, Operations, and Marketing) providing overview of approach and integrating feedback as needed.

Partner with global procurement teams to allocate constrained components, ensure aggressive raw material inventory targets are met, and ensure minimal material obsolescence during product transition.

Improve planning processes. Identify improvement opportunities, marshal resources, and drive projects to completion to achieve targeted measurable benefits.

Present product status updates on a weekly basis to Operations executive management team.

Lead cross functional projects to create and refine processes and tools.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2020-09-21 Expires: 2020-10-22

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