Holcim Solutions and Products US, LLC

$150,000 - $160,000 yearly
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  • Remote (Nashville, TN, USA)
  • Nov 21, 2022
Full time Transportation

Job Description

Job description
The Supply Chain Planning Tactical Manager will take a lead role in the end-to-end Sales and Operations Plan (S&OP) process ensuring alignment with strategic business goals.  The SC Planning Tactical Manager manages monthly S&OP deadlines, business scenario options and presentation material for leadership review. In addition, the position will provide project management for critical supply chain initiatives utilizing planning systems.  
The SC Planning Tactical Manager runs, analyzes and deploys long term capacity planning (S&OP, 24 month) across all 7 of this company’s Elevate Brand product categories. This position will balance supply and demand on a long-term horizon while respecting performance targets such as service level, working capital and costs and proposes solutions to manage deviations. 
 Sales and Operation Plan (Tactical)
  • Lead the preparation and facilitation of the S&OP meetings
  • Collaborate across functions to ensure capacity & resources are in place to support agreed demand plan
  • Provide status reporting to enable executive level decision making including “what if” scenarios with identified risks
  • Communicates the S&OP plan across the organization to ensure alignment to plan
  • Measure, control and improve S&OP plan accuracy through clearly defined metrics
  • Develop and lead standardized processes across the S&OP process
Network and Inventory
  • Collaborate with ISC and manufacturing Strategic Projects to provide the tactical base plans for Capex investment scenarios
  • Maintain network modeling
  • Lead the process to define safety stock and inventory targets with the agreed balance between customer experience, service level targets, availability risks and working capital
Budget Planning Process
  • Lead annual Budget/MTP planning process.  Works across functions to develop a plan for the upcoming year and obtain executive sign-off
  • Report results against the Budget/MTP plan throughout the year
Projects & Continuous improvement
  • Lead the implementation of new planning software tools using program management best practices
  • Lead and participate in cross-functional Value Stream Initiatives to reduce costs and create value for the business
  • Lead various cross-functional projects to improve efficiency and reduce costs
  • Support new product launch by sourcing and developing new products at the optimal source for the Supply Chain network
Relationships with Other Jobs 
  • Demand and SC Planners – collaborate with team members on tactical processes, new processes and tool development
  • SVP Supply Chain – Collaborate on planning and special project initiatives
  • Plant Managers and VP’s – Collaborate on operational production plans plus special projects and initiatives
  • Logistics Transportation Directors – Collaborate on tactical supply chain projections.
  • Purchasing Director – Collaborate on tactical supply chain projections.
  • Sales managers and VP’s – Collaborate on demand forecast analysis & scenarios, track sales forecast accuracy and help Sales to identify improvement opportunities
  • Customer Service Director and Leaders - Collaborate on tactical supply chain projections
  • Bachelor’s or Undergraduate Degree in Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or Finance
  • Masters or Graduate degree Preferred
  • 8-10 years of experience in related field
  • Strong background in planning and planning systems
  • Proficiency in Excel, google workspace, linear programming and/or heuristic solver. SAP experience preferred.
  • Up to 25% travel
  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated financial/business analysis skills
  • Demonstrated technical ability to utilize supply chain planning tools and systems
  • Demonstrated issue management, status reporting and milestone tracking
  • Leadership skills and/or experience to manage self and others
  • Project management experience 
  • Problem solving and time management skills