SUPPLY PLANNER

Key data about the role:

Department: Customer Operations (Supply Chain)

Reports to: Supply Chain Manager

Type of contract: Permanent

The Mission:

Analysis and planning of the supply chain, supporting the execution of our strategy, improving and maintaining the balance between quality, service and cost. With a clear focus on meeting customer and internal SLA targets and continuous improvement efficiency goals.

Outcomes:

Lead and manage activities to achieve and improve Customer Service Levels, Operational Efficiency and Cost Management.

Quality: Ensure quality of product supply and deliver KPIs

Costs: Achieve cost savings and inventory targets according to budget

Service: Achieve SLAs and deliver year on year improvements

Responsibilities:

  • Anticipate and maintain stock levels to ensure logistical operations and timely fulfillment of customer orders.
  • Anticipate inventory demand based on current and future needs.
  • Analyze variances between sales forecasts and actual demand to apply statistical rules and models to inventory management and planning.
  • Interact closely with the sales department to understand demand forecast drivers and with the Logistics specialist for status and fulfillment of customer orders.
  • Analyze and anticipate market trends to determine the best time to purchase inventory.
  • Supplier development and coordination, following up on delivery planning and defining service level agreements to ensure fulfilment targets are met.
  • Manage and report on safety stocks
  • Actively manage the RMA inventory
  • Implement operational procedures and KPIs.
  • Create inventory reports and present suggestions to the supply chain manager.
  • Process automation in the area of responsibility to improve operational efficiency.
  • Manage QA to ISO standards with Products & EMS Production Processes
  • Maintain safe and healthy work environment by enforcing standards and procedures, complying with Worldsensing’s and legal regulations
  • Help to promote the company culture

Competencies:

  • Customer service focus
  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Organization and Planning
  • Rigor in accuracy and in data analysis (Advanced mathematical and analytical skills)
  • Vendor Management
  • Proactivity
  • Efficiency
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in business management, logistics, or a related field
  • At least 3 years (ideally 5 years) of experience working in logistics or supply chain management.
  • Experience in Electronic components purchase/ Production Planning / MRP is a plus
  • Fluent English and Spanish

Values: Ambition, Excellence, Honesty, Innovation, Commitment & Teamwork

Benefits

  • Great work environment: we are a passionate, tight-knit team hailing from 20+ countries.
  • You will work remotely while the COVID situation persists
  • We are a family-friendly company and support a healthy work-life balance, we’re outcome oriented.
  • We like grabbing lunch or a drink together, and coming together for fun events organized (COVID-permitting).
  • We love to learn and we love to share so you will actively participate in our knowledge sharing initiatives or transversal committees (communities, show and tell, etc.).
  • You can expect a competitive compensation package.
  • Opportunity to work for a global IoT player which has been labeled as one of the organizations actively shaping and pioneering the Industrial Internet.