Supply Chain Planner - Grand Rapids, MI

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Define, develop and report on the efficiency of the supply chain network across the organization
  • Monitor and adapt core metrics for total supply chain optimization
  • Improve overall customer experience by modeling scenarios, designing, developing and deploying tools and reports that monitor supply chain performance against key performance indicators
  • Collaborate with vendor community to improve overall supply chain performance and effectiveness
  • Develop and lead processes to optimize supply chain performance against key performance indicators to ensure the right balance of merchandising, transportation, and supply chain considerations are made to maximize profitability and customer satisfaction
  • Develop and report on various supply chain design scenarios to help identify optimal uses of the network
  • Drive efficient utilization of supply chain assets by utilizing metrics and identifying opportunities to improve management of assets
  • Define plan for sourcing, inventory management and supply chain cost issue
  • Work with merchandising, merchandise planning and operations resources to execute plans
  • Develop product flow strategies
  • Perform analysis to identify product flow improvement opportunities
  • Develop supply chain business plans in collaboration with vendors
  • Negotiate elements of a collaborative business plan to execute company supply chain strategy
  • Facilitate implementation of supply chain business plan through vendor and internal resources
  • Incorporate root causes into collaborative business plans
  • Implement value chain programs with vendor community (VMI, SBT, audited receipt)

  • Qualifications:
    • BS/BA - Supply Chain Management
    • Combined 5 years of experience in supply chain management, inventory, supply chain operations or vendor performance management
    • Thorough understanding of end to end supply chain process
    • Strong vendor negotiation experience
    • Must be US Citizen or Green Card holder