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Operations and Supply Chain Planner

Department: Operations
Location: Santa Monica, CA

One by one, we are leading a movement to a future where all beauty is clean beauty. We are powered by people, and our collective mission is to get safer products into the hands of everyone. Formulate, advocate & educateó thatís our motto for creating products that truly perform while holding ourselves to unparalleled standards of safety.

Why?
Itís really this simple: Beauty should be good for you.

The Senior Planner will play a pivotal role on the Operations team driving the MRP planning process within an SAP S/4 Hana environment. This position will interface extensively with the demand planning function, sourcing, purchasing, product development, marketing and sales.

The Operations Planner will also contribute to contract manufacturer production planning/scheduling and manage key reporting metrics to deploy demand/production strategies that support organizational efforts through day to day operations.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Analyze, prioritize & manage supply cycles for all assigned products and categories.
  • Interface with various functional areas, such as manufacturers, shipping, quality, accounting, sales & marketing to resolve any supply, quality or logistic problems associated with order fulfillment.
  • Play a key role in the S&OP function within operations and the organization.
  • Oversee component material requirement forecasts and collaborate with sourcing/forecast function on execution strategy.
  • Create and foster an environment where operations/supply chain risk is identified and mitigated.
  • Collaborate in forecasting & analysis to bring together product line plans and properly illustrate direction in MRP system.
  • Investigate issues and inefficiencies across operation that compromise system data accuracy.
  • Assist in the analysis of rolling demand cycles and refinement of finished good forecasts.
  • Document processes and information flows involved in reporting activities, analyses & decision making.
  • Participate in and contribute towards, process improvement initiatives and goals.
  • Validate data accuracy and work with IT reporting team to maximize system use & efficiency
  • Manage all MRP controls within SAP and own the integrity of exception based planning directives
  • Collaborate with Ops. leadership on supply chain strategy and assure system resources are in place to support deployment within KPI targets.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Deep knowledge of MRP and supply chain planning, ideally in an SAP environment.
  • Knowledge of MRP system set up and deployment is a plus.
  • Thorough understanding of system data cleansing with the ability to build reliable item profiles
  • Advanced personal computer skills including Microsoft Office applications.
  • Excellent Microsoft EXCEL skills REQUIRED.
  • Strong EMPHASIS on ATTENTION to DETAIL & ACCURACY.
  • Experience with SAP is a plus but not required.
  • Good communication skills; written, oral and inter-personal.
  • Must handle frequent interruptions and shifting priorities.
  • Ability to work independently and employ effective time management skills.
  • Must have keen instinct to identify risks and liabilities.
  • Ability to translate analysis into actionable insight
  • Able to establish structure & pursue information with minimal direction.

Education Minimum Requirements/Equivalent:

  • Bachelorís degree in related field or equivalent work experience
  • APICS certification preferred but not required.
  • Minimum 5 years related of planning experience in operations, manufacturing and/or direct sales environment.

At Beautycounter we are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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