Lexington, Kentucky Sr. Planner

Sr. Planner                  Location: Lexington, KY AREA


We are looking for a strong Senior Planning Associate to plan buy items for manufacturing network.  This client is a multi-billion dollar manufacturing client.


This is an onsite role.


In this role, reporting to the Supply Planning Manager, you will be responsible for:


  • Managing KPI’s
  • Create PO’s based on forecasts and customer orders
  • Manage PO’s to meet inventory requirements
  • Manage obsolete inventory for assigned categories
  • Work closely with internal and external supply partners
  • Develop forecasts for material demand to suppliers to support manufacturing
  • Identify opportunities to improve operational efficiencies with partners.



Ideal Candidates will have:


  • 4 year degree required
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Planning or Supply Chain
  • Experience with S&OP Process Improvement
  • Must have strong knowledge of forecasting, inventory, and service levels
  • Excellent relationship skills with suppliers and internal stakeholders
  • ERP experience in SAP, AX or similar systems, Power BI a Plus
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to communicate with all levels both internally and externally.
  • Advanced Excel skills and Planning system experience.


If you are interested in discussing this position at a well-established, profitable, professional organization, then please reach out immediately. Please submit resumes directly to email below.


Verne Shaull

Email: VShaull@thenewellgroup.com

Website: www.thenewellgroup.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/verneshaull/

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