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Production Planning-Supply Chain Planner

Company: Kelly Services
Location: Sugar Land
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Job Description:

Supply Chain Planner

Job Purpose

The purpose of this job is to decide what to make, when to make it and where to make it for one production site, multiple production sites or multiple plants at one site, within a single business or multiple smaller businesses. This role will actively participate in support of the forecasting, planning and sales and operations planning work processes. Business support will include balancing supply and demand over a daily or monthly planning horizon, achieving optimum product availability for customer orders, and meeting asset utilization targets and Supply Chain cost to serve metrics. The role will also identify capability improvement opportunities for different assets and supply chain efficiencies. The planner directs shared services to meet the needs of the business and is responsible for intra-regional supply chain costs and operational transactions. The focus is on an operational or tactical planning horizon. Dimensions on Scope and Impact of Role Global supply chain costs US $109 million.

Principal Accountabilities



  • Develop, decide and communicate all activities which involve mostly operational and some practical planning for plant locations in a single region.

  • Own and operate regional planning models (provide functional expertise for model operation; assure most efficient use of information technology).

  • Maintain and execute production planning within SAP (maintain material masters, work centers, routings; review MRP exceptions; create period orders/production orders).

  • Serve as a local site coordinator/planner for integration of feedstocks, utilities or environmental operations at a particular location.

  • Monitor actual performance versus plan and engage cross-functional efforts to resolve.

  • Determine and/or execute the most effective regional or global sourcing rules.

  • Where applicable, execute purchases, swap or toll agreements already in place and develop new swap opportunities with Supply Chain Manager or Global Planner.

  • Build scenarios of production and supply chain capabilities and limitations.

  • Utilize historical data to provide most accurate forecast of regional supply and demand.

  • Use most current technology to drive forecasting improvements.

  • Apply the forecast measurement process and report actual performance vs. plan and forecast errors (net & stat), bias, etc.

  • Engage in market intelligence process and contribute to forecast development.

  • Understand relationship between Sourcing and Demand Planning.

  • Participate on, the Sales & Operations Planning Team for a business or product family or multiple businesses within a single region or globally.

  • As business focal point, participate and lead regional supply chain projects that support growth objectives, cost reductions, operational efficiency improvements and strategic sourcing initiatives.

  • Liaise with customs group in order to meet customs regulations.Knowledge, Skills and Experience








    • University Degree in a discipline demonstrating logical thinking or computational skills (Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Business, Mathematics and certain sciences).

    • APICS CPIM Certification (or equivalent) or strong commitment to attain within 1-2 years. Minimum of 4 years work experience, typically including experience in Manufacturing or Supply Chain operations.

    • Skills in SAP and operating systems along with use of spreadsheets is a requirement.

    • Some experience in a Supply Chain planning role is preferred.


      Why Kelly--?Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

      industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

      source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

      with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

      and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

      hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

      professional interests.About

      Kelly Services--As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

      Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

      Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

      committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

      is The Law.

Keywords: Kelly Services, Galveston , Production Planning-Supply Chain Planner, Professions , Sugar Land, Texas

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