Supply Planner
Johnson Controls
Concord, Ontario, Canada
5d ago

What you will do The individual will be responsible for the planning and replenishment of assigned products and parts from local and overseas suppliers, setting target levels and balancing inventory across Distribution warehouses.

Executing the inventory and on time delivery plan. How you will do it

  • Monitor and execute Finished Goods reorder point levels, Safety Stock levels and Lead time.
  • Interface with Manufacturing on short term capacity constraints; be primary contact for Management Team and Customer Service group.
  • Proactively address / escalate potential supply issues.

  • Execute build to order, forecast or stock decisions. Execute ship from Distributor or Manufacturing decisions. Monitor Manufacturing on time delivery performance to Request and Planned delivery dates into Distribution or to customer.
  • Maintain ABC strategy- by $ volume
  • Own data accuracy / data clean up issues for assigned product portfolio.
  • Interface with Manufacturing, Distribution and Management on delivery issues.
  • Identify and resolve shortages caused by lead time variability, manufacturing delays, spikes in sales.
  • Work with Marketing to ensure New Model launches have proper inventory levels and PIPO plans.
  • Focuses on improving customer delivery performance and optimized inventory levels.
  • Daily review of customer backlog - Set build priorities to ensure highest customer service levels
  • Placing and managing purchase orders on JCI / OEM suppliers for delivery into DC’s
  • Works closely with the customer service team to ensure purchase order receipts coincide with customer requirements.
  • Coordinates product returns and reworks as required due to product quality holds or required updates.
  • Reconciles receiving issues and issues cycle count requests as needed with distribution center logistics team.
  • Liaises with other departments as required, ensuring inventory levels are maintained in line with system safety stock.
  • Provides metrics and updates to order administration, suppliers and operations group regarding shortages, on-time delivery and purchase order reconciliation.
  • Will follow workplace EHS procedures and maintain a safety workplace
  • Report all workplace accidents and incidents to your manager
  • Will work toward achieving environmental and sustainability goals for the site
  • Required

  • Post-Secondary education or equivalent experience is required
  • 1+ year of Supply Chain Management experience
  • Previous knowledge of DRP / MRP and purchasing / planning background. Baan and SAP preferable. Must have excellent planning and organization skills
  • Proficiency in Excel, Power Point, Crystal reporting, Access or similar.
  • Strong English communication skills, written and oral communication, including group facilitation, and presentation skills required
  • Demonstrated skills in analyzing, planning, judgment and decision making.
  • Ability to work as both an individual contributor and in a team environment.
  • Ability to understand the large picture and work at the detailed level.
  • Ability to work well under high stress and in the growing environment.
  • Ability to make sound decisions based on the data.
  • Ability to handle conflicting requests.
  • Preferred

  • APICS CPIM or similar certification a plus, or willingness to pursue certification.
  • Six Sigma Greenbelt certification is an asset but not required.
  • Johnson Controls and each of its Canadian subsidiaries are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants, candidates and employees with disabilities, in accordance with applicable human rights legislation and, in Ontario, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act ( AODA ).

    When requested, accommodations will be provided throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. To request an accommodation please click here.

    Information you provide relating to accommodation measures will be handled confidentially. A copy of Johnson Controls’ applicable AODA policies are available on the Company website for your reference, and can be made available in accessible formats upon request.

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