Cummins Inc. Materials Planner in Singapore, Singapore

Materials Planner

Description

To plan and maintain daily Supply Chain operations in one or more functional areas such as materials, production, inventory, logistics, customer service, demand management or order fulfillment. Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met.

Develop planning system strategies to improve signals across the supply chain

Monitor and adjust parameters in the planning system.

Use common processes tools, and information systems.

Analyze and interpret Key Performance Indicators to identify areas for improvement and action plans.

Execute the daily operational planning process within a specified functional area.

Identify potential supply chain failures as part of the planning process and mitigate associated risks

Work closely with stakeholders - internal and/or external to develop short term tactical improvements.

Use the planning system to drive consistent planning signals across the supply chain

Participate in functional process improvement teams

Qualifications

Skills

Supply Chain Knowledge - Works in or with the Supply Chain functions and has knowledge of how the functions work to meet our end customer’s requirements.

Inventory Control And Management - Understand inventory control and management principals and how they impact the local and global supply chain. Understand how the inventory management principles and objectives must tie together to insure continuity in the supply chain.

Production Planning - Specialized training in line balancing, inventory planning, scheduling, etc. Able to effectively use these tools to adjust to changes in production in the current system. Able to implement changes with appropriate support.

Analytical Reasoning - Applies basic research methodologies and statistical analysis to solve problems. Synthesizes and analyzes low to moderately complex data, information and evidence in order to draw meaningful conclusions.

Attention to detail - Pays attention to all the details of what is communicated, either written, orally, or presented. Able to break down requirements to task level to enable accomplishment. Achieves thoroughness and accuracy when accomplishing a task through concern for all the areas involved. Provides information in a useable form and on a timely basis to others who need to act on it.

Communication (Written And Verbal) - Effectively expresses messages and ideas in a clear, organized and relevant manner for a variety of audiences. Develops organized, complete, and convincing communications. Communicates information at a level appropriate for the intended audience.

Relationship Management - Develops rapport, builds trust, and creates value in relationships. Identifies networking opportunities and effectively communicates across functions, BU's, and with both internal and external business partners.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

B.S or B.A in applicable field

Experience

At least one internship or equivalent work experience in a supply chain role - preferred but not essential.

Job SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING

Primary Location Singapore-South West-Jurong-Singapore, Singapore, CWT Logistics Whse Office

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Feb 12, 2018, 1:14:12 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180000XB