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Cummins Inc. Supply Chain Planning Manager in Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Supply Chain Planning Manager


We are looking for a talented Supply Chain Planning Manager to join our team in Rocky Mount, NC

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

  • To plan and maintain daily supply chain operations for critical suppliers or customers in materials, production, inventory, logistics, customer service, demand management, or order fulfillment

  • Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met

  • Eliminate potential supply chain failures as a part of the daily planning process:

  • Work with supplier continuity teams for risk mitigation

  • Work with transportation and logistics to mitigate delivery delays, improve lead times and address premium freights

  • Responsible for delivering at least one New Product Introduction project as a Plant Supply Chain Liaison

  • Will be responsible, coordinating with corporate purchasing and New Product Introduction teams to for material set up, supplier set up, item attribute set up , EDI set up etc.

  • Analyze and interpret KPIs to identify areas for improvement and action plans

  • Understand and interpret all Inventory related KPIs- Inventory, Days On Hand, Inventory turns in depth and translate it to team members as actionable projects/daily work to meet the targets

  • Understand Managed Expense, Customer Delivery, Supplier Delivery targets and put action plans in place to deliver goals

  • Manage the daily operational processes for a critical segment of the supply chain

  • Champion preventive practices to eliminate expediting to supply chain leadership as appropriate to prevent problems

  • Lead cross functional stakeholders to develop and implement short and mid-term tactical improvements

  • Complies with communication plans and processes to ensure stakeholders’ needs are met.Leverage common processes tools, and information systems

  • Approve system strategies and advise on changes to planning systems parameters as required

  • Lead Six Sigma and functional process improvement teams

  • Liaise with functional stakeholders to mitigate mid-term supplier or customer constraints

  • Mentor and coach supply chain planners

  • Ensure common processes are being utilized and internal controls are in place


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

Develops talent - Developing people to meet both their career goals and the organization’s goals.

Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.

Global perspective - Taking a broad view when approaching issues, using a global lens.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

B.S or B.A in applicable field


Intermediate level of relevant work experience required.


Primary Location United States-North Carolina-Rocky Mount-US, NC, Rocky Mount, CDC Case-Cummins

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jan 29, 2021, 1:01:39 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 21000090