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Senior Supply Planner

  • Location

    Toronto, Ontario

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Perm

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1907-12556

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-31

Horizon Recruitment is currently seeking a Supply Planner who will be a key player in introducing new products across Canada and the US.

This role comes with a high degree of accountability, and is critical to the success of the bottom line.

Responsibilities:

  • Interact with Marketing, Demand Planning, Procurement, Operations and Suppliers to implement medium to long term supply plans
  • Work with suppliers on the availability of product, production planning, and raw material lead times
  • Introduce new and exciting products into our distribution network
  • Implement and monitor safety stock levels
  • Responsible for a specific category across Canada and the US
  • Reduce waste by managing inventory obsolescence
  • Be the voice of the supply chain at cross-functional meetings
  • Uncover the root cause of supply chain issues/variances and develop action plans to make sure they don’t happen again
  • Create and implement Standard Operating Procedures to share knowledge
  • Be accountable through KPIs (service levels, forecast accuracy, inventory levels, etc)
  • Manage side projects like cost/benefit analysis

Qualifications:

Education/Experience/Competencies:

  • Undergraduate degree in business, science or engineering preferred
  • 2 Years of experience in supply chain (demand and/or supply planning experience is an asset)
  • Knowledge of CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) 

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment (Toronto) Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm in Supply Chain