Supply Chain Planning Manager

CIRCOR International, Inc Monroe, NC




DIRECT REPORTING: Supply Chain Manager



Position Summary

Management of the planning team (Planners & Master Schedulers). The Planning Manager will be responsible for analysis and planning of production and driving kitted orders to the factory per the established plan. The selected individual will have strong and positive leadership skills and the ability to train and develop people. Must have excellent communication skills and demonstrate the ability to use organizational agility to accomplish the goals of the business.

Principal Activities

  • Oversee, plan and manage plans for all product lines; ensuring that all customer deliverables are completed accurately and on time. Escalate to Mgmt on High impact items.
  • Performs capacity planning, effective deployment, monitors production activity and reports on all job completion metrics
  • Manage the Master plan for the assigned lines
  • Summarize the weekly production plan based on Mtrl visibility, production capacity and targets established
  • Supporting the Planning team members for cross functional activities pertaining to meeting the weekly production plan and OTD
  • Manage Strategic Inventory levels for Key Accounts customer parts
  • Serve as a factory subject matter expert (SME) for ERP production planning, scheduling and Inventory Control modules
  • Responsible for Master Data accuracy in ERP and validated periodically based on actual performance
  • Data analysis and reporting of key performance indicators
  • Drives continuous process improvement, strives to improve efficiency, likely to challenge processes where favorable alternatives may be available
  • Identification and resolution of Constraints in meeting the production plan established - Capacity, Resource & Material
  • Create business analytic tools that improve visibility to materials availability, loading profiles, capacity, etc.
  • Drive Sales, Inventory & Operation Planning (SIOP) process for the site. Own data management and drive various functions to the established schedule
  • Any other duties as directed and required