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SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING MANAGER

Date: 07-Jan-2022

Location: WOLKA KOSOWSKA, MZ, PL, 05-552

Company: McCormick & Company

Position: Supply Chain Planning Manager

Based: WOLKA KOSOWSKA, MZ, PL, 05-552      

                            

 

Supply Chain Planning Manager will be responsible for generating optimised production/ supply plans for the mid to long term horizon which satisfy customer demand whilst balancing inventory requirements. A person in this role will contribute planning expertise which enable and harmonise the planning processes (SAP APO), prepare capacity/ supply plans for manufacturing/Vendors assessment and any capital asset requests.

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Prepare and manage the Supply Review elements of the Sales & Operations Planning process for the respective production facilities within the EMEA zone.
  • Manage and deliver the Mid to Long term Supply Plans (Production & Co-pack) for all Consumer / Industrial – (delete as appropriate) in the EMEA zone that will ensure customer satisfaction as well as deliver against working capital requirements.
  • Collaborate with the scheduling teams to resolve issues which will affect the mid to long term supply & inventory plans, ratifying any issues which need to be resolved through the S&OP process.
  • Prepare and review capacity/Supply plans for all manufacturing assets/resources, identifying all capacity issues and constraints, articulating recommendations to resolve such issues to ensure customer service & working capital targets delivered.
  • Deliver the S&OP and Long Term / Strategic Plan (LTP) processes as per the drumbeat, ensuring the timely review of capital investment, repatriation opportunities and outsourcing requirements are managed and agreed.
  • Ensure that the APO planning system & processes are leveraged, developed and adhered to across the Industrial / Consumer (delete as appropriate) Planning Teams
  • Build a HPO Planning team, that will enable and foster harmonisation and drive efficiencies within the EMEA Supply organisation.
  • As and when necessary, support the supply chain and commercial teams to help them develop & maintain customer commercial relationships.

 

 

CANDIDATE PROFILE

 

  • Previous Planning Experience – ideally utilizing the SAP APO platform
  • A broad and solid understanding of the supply chain & operational functions.
  • Knowledge and experience of executing best practice within the Supply Planning discipline
  • Experience in managing a team
  • Proven experience of working across multi-site, cross-geographical manufacturing within FMCG
  • Fluent in English and Polish
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to balance and make trade off decisions with regards to cost & service
  • Ability to think laterally in a pressurized environment
  • Mature approach with strong influencing skills 
  • Able to resolve conflict and propose balanced solutions to problems
  • Customer focussed
  • Proactive, “can do approach”
  • The ability to think outside the box and challenge the “status quo”

 

 

COMPANY

 

At McCormick, we bring our passion for flavor to work each day. We encourage growth, respect everyone's contributions and do what's right for our business, our people, our communities and our planet. Join us on our quest to make every meal and moment better.

 

Founded in Baltimore, MD in 1889 in a room and a cellar by 25-year-old Willoughby McCormick with three employees, McCormick is a global leader in flavour. With 12,400 employees around the world and more than $5 Billion in annual sales., the Company manufactures, markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavourful products to the entire food industry, retail outlets, food manufactures, food service businesses and consumers

 

While our global headquarters are in the Baltimore, Maryland, USA area, McCormick operates and serves customers from nearly 50 locations in 27 countries and 135 markets in Asia-Pacific, China, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and the Americas, including North, South and Central America with recognized brands including Kamis.

 

At McCormick, we have over a 100-year legacy based on our “Power of People” principle. This principle fosters an unusually dedicated workforce requiring a culture of respect, recognition, inclusion and collaboration based on the highest ethical values.

 

TO APPLY

 

If you are looking for a new challenge and want to join a highly motivated team in a rewarding environment, seeking a competitive salary and benefits package and opportunity to work with a global flavour leader. Then please apply via our careers centre at http://www.mccormickcorporation.com/Career-Center (96509).

 

Agencies: McCormick as needed will work with external recruitment vendors through our Agency Portal. Unless previously contacted, McCormick does not accept unsolicited resumes from external recruiting agencies.

 

McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, colour, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.