Kelly Services Supply Chain Analyst/Planner in Mahwah, New Jersey

Supply Chain Analyst/Planner

6 month contract

32 an hour

Mahwah, NJ

This is a key Supply Chain role responsible for managing the supply planning process by efficiently converting the global demand requirements into an attainable supply/production plan for products processed by the Mahwah, NJ Plant. This individual would also be responsible for creating a forecast/buy plan for raw materials. The Supply Planner will serve as the main point of contact for all manufacturing planning activities related to the demand of a specific Production Cell.

Core Supply Planning activities include:

• Develop monthly requirements to derive future business resource requirements for production capabilities and collaborate daily with operations to ensure execution.

• Provide reliable and accurate forecasts to cross-functional teams to increase visibility of requirements.

• Collaborate with business partners and lead efforts to address demand-supply gaps and plans to close the gaps

• Successfully lead cross-functional teams in monthly supply planning working sessions and supply reviews of supply planning processes.

• Work with financial leaders to update the financial forecasts per the required scheduled cadence.

• Assure 100% alignment with approved supply plan by demonstrating thought leadership, creativity in solving problems and the ability to appropriately communicate and escalate issues as needed.

• Improve the supply planning quality by effectively analyzing sources of supply volatility and recommending appropriate action plans.

• Support execution for new product launches and end of life phases as it relates to the supply planning function.

• Responsible for achieving and improving both service level and supply attainment metrics.


• Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management or other related field or equivalent relevant work experience. Prefer degree in Supply Chain Management. Prefer APICS certifications.

• 2+ years planning experience, manufacturing / production planning experience preferred. Demonstrated understanding of supply chain manufacturing operations.

• Computer skills: Advanced Microsoft Excel data mining/reporting, Microsoft Access skills will be a plus.

• Strong analytical, numerical and problem solving skills.

• Demonstrated customer service orientation. Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.

• Proven record working within a dynamic and results oriented organization focused on empowered work teams.

• Demonstrated efficient work methods and an ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.

• Ability to work independently while making key decisions that impact the larger manufacturing team.

• Demonstrated ability to work in and be challenged by a team-based environment which places a high degree of emphasis on accountability for quality/cGMP compliance, customer service levels, inventory management, and cost reduction.

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