Global Supply Planner

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Job Details

  • Location: King Of Prussia, PA, 19406
  • Date Posted: 4 weeks ago
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Admin/Clerical
  • Req Number: R00170559
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Purolite, an Ecolab Company, is seeking a Supply Planner to join our Supply Chain and Logistics team. The Supply Planner will play a vital role in driving transformation and improvements in demand forecasting, supply planning, production scheduling, distribution requirements planning and S&OP. The Supply Planner is responsible for creating the Master Production Schedule (MPS) and managing service and inventory level(s) for a subset of our business.   In addition, the Supply Planner is the liaison for Demand Planning, Sales and Customer Service to the manufacturing operations to address supply and resolve customer service issues.  

What You Will Do:

  • Convert the demand plan into a network supply plan. This includes developing and sending a master production schedule and distribution requirements plan while optimizing network capacity.

  • Manage inventory and achieve required inventory levels at the defined inventory component level across network stocking locations to meet customer service levels.  Address inventory imbalances and implement corrective actions.

  • Identify and resolve capacity constraints over the planning horizon to support development of a feasible plan.

  • Balance production planning across the network to maintain sprint capacity, including load leveling in preparation for maintenance shut downs, seasonal volumes, etc.

  • Identify and address supply variability issues and support demand planning in forecast accuracy improvement process to improve overall plan feasibility and reliability.  Coordinate root cause analysis and resolution of these issues with key cross-functional stakeholders as needed.

  • Monitor key master data and supply chain parameters in planning/ERP system(s.)

  • Coordinate inter-plant scheduling constraints related to schedule break-ins, raw materials, etc. facilitated through regular communication.

  • Support the sales and operations planning process.

  • Identify, analyze & implement continuous improvement opportunities to result in service improvements or cost savings. Interact with key cross-functional stakeholders as required for success.

  • Implement new procedures to support evolving business practices.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Minimum 2 years of Supply Chain Planning experience is a must, preferably inventory management or master planning for manufacturing environment with global operations

  • Proficiency with common ERP and planning systems and MS Office, primarily Excel and Power Point

  • No immigration sponsorship available for this position

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, or related field of study

  • APICS Certification preferred

  • SAP experience highly desirable

  • A track record of successfully delivering to Key Performance Indicators and business objectives

  • Solid tracking performance on analytical, and problem-solving skills to drive decisions and build consensus among stakeholders

  • Costing knowledge preferred

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

This role is not subject to a Covid-19 vaccination requirement.



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Covid-19 Vaccine Notice

Due to local mandates and customer requirements, applicants for certain customer-facing positions must be fully vaccinated (which in some situations requires a booster if eligible), unless a religious or medical accommodation is requested by the applicant and approved by Ecolab. You will be asked for proof of your vaccination status. All applicants should be aware that Ecolab is a federal contractor. If the federal contractor vaccine mandate is reinstated in its current form, all Ecolab employees will need to be vaccinated, or have an approved religious or medical accommodation in place.


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