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Cummins Inc. Plant Materials Planning Manager in Cookeville, Tennessee

Plant Materials Planning Manager

Description

We are looking for a talented Plant Materials Planning Manager to join our team located onsite in Cookeville, TN.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Lead efforts within one or more Supply Chain functions including materials, production, inventory, logistics, demand management and order fulfillment.

  • Mitigate long term supplier constraints by collaborating with functional stakeholders.

  • Manage, coach, and develop staff; work with employees to set goals in training and development, performance, and career planning.

  • Prepare and manage an annual operating plan including expense resources, and capital.

  • Address supply chain failures promptly to ensure operations stability; escalate as appropriate.

  • Create common supply chain processes and procedures by establishing collaborative business partner relationships.

To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Inventory Management and Optimization - Uses analytics and algorithms to determine the optimal level of inventory investment across the end-to-end supply chain within specific constraints (warehouse space, customer delivery, etc.); provides guidance and expertise on planning parameter refinement; develops inventory strategies to support Cummins' strategy and not just a business unit strategy.

  • Materials KPI Management - Operates in relation to recent or historical outputs as compared to expectations of the organization to determine next steps to drive improvement; assesses gaps to the supply chain performance against the expectation of achieving target deliverables; interprets KPIs to understand end-customer impact; strategically balances trade-offs to influence one KPI while minimizing the impact to others.

  • ​Materials Planning Parameters - Aligns parameters (minimum order quantity, multiple order quantity, lead time, part cost, etc.) to balance the supply and demand plans while stabilizing the supply chain; runs changes to parameter settings in the planning environment and analyzes the impact to customer delivery and inventory.

  • Supply Chain Knowledge - Influences, with the ability to concisely explain and/or elaborate on, the multi-disciplined and end-to-end integration of the flow of information, products, and services to achieve the desired result for the end customer within the first-fit or aftermarket business segments while balancing the tensions of inventory, cost, and delivery.

Education/Experience

  • B.S or BA in applicable field, MBA preferred

  • This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.

  • Significant level of relevant work experience required.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Job SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING

Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Cookeville-US, TN, Cookeville, Fleetguard

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Sep 15, 2022, 12:23:24 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Filtration

Req ID: 220007W6

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