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Planning Manager

Description

Our Planning department is expanding in Bridgewater!! If you are looking for a way to accelerate your career and be part of a great company, this may be the opportunity for you. We are looking for a Planning Manager to interact closely with Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain and Product transfer teams  to execute customer requirements.   Develop and implement business process changes that will improve planning accuracy, efficiencies and on-time delivery.  The right candidate will lead the BW planning team.

What you will do in your role.

    • Overall responsibility for planning the supply of materials and logistics for Optical Switching Products
    • Coordinate the interactions between supply chain, operations, engineering and data analyst to ensure smooth product flow
    • Ensure guaranteed continuity of supply for NPI, scaling & volume-manufacture of complex optical products
    • Lead global cross-site product transitions and planning
    • Manage supply planning in response to forecast demands and maintain accurate supply forecast models for products in the NPI stage and ensure a smooth transition of parts into volume manufacturing

The experience you will bring.

    • Experience and strong expertise and ease working in enterprise resource planning systems
    • 5 years of work experience in relevant industries developing complex high-tech products
    • Hands-on experience in product and material flow
    • Ability to create new processes and improve existing systems
    • A fundamental and deep understanding of business process for planning
    • Strong quantitative skills with expertise in Excel and inventory software
    • Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced company environment with minimal direction and ability to adjust workload based upon changing priorities
    • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written skills to work in a collaborative cross-cultural environment

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics/Supply Chain, or related to Business Administration

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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