Associate Manager, Supply Planning in San Jose, CA at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 11/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Who we want-

  • Talent developers. Growth-oriented managers who recruit and hire top-performing talent and prioritize the development of their team members.
  • Network builders. Managers who build connections with other teams and divisions and coordinate cross-functional collaboration.
  • Managers who drive performance. People who implement process improvements and leverage the talent of their team to consistently increase performance and productivity.

What you will do-

You will be accountable for the overall supply plan quality signal within the specific plant or 3rd party suppliers. You will also be responsible for measuring the performance of the execution of the supply plan in meeting the demand requirements.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the segment and portfolio of products supply plan has been financially evaluated and balanced from a supply perspective
  • Drive continuous improvement on the core processes within supply planning based on defined standards by business model for the franchise and process excellence
  • Ensure that the manufacturing leadership is being provided with the right insight in regard to planning future capital investment with regard to capacity planning and also opportunities for cost and cash improvement within limited scope.
  • To ensure that production and procurement call offs are in line with what was requested in the Supply plan and any deviation is measured and monitored to drive a balanced scorecard approach on KPIs
  • To be the knowledge centre in supporting pro-active communication of supply risks and mitigation of back order issues within span of control to include both production in house and 3rd party purchasing.
  • Ensure that KPIs are tracked, communicated and corrective actions taken when deviating and reported back to leadership in time.
  • Management of people resource within the specific plant to ensure that they are developed, coached and capable of performing the role designated including performance management.
  • Support cross-franchise best practice programs by actively participating, sharing and adapting best practice learnings back into the specific franchise as part of simplifying how we operate within GQO and Stryker
  • KPIs for the role – Supply Plan Attainment, Safety Stock Heath, Capacity Utilization, Back order and Lead time levels and plant operational cost targets

What you need-

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 6+ years of relevant experience required
  • 3+ years of planning/materials/engineering/purchasing/production experience – highly preferred
  • Demonstrate knowledge of S&OP and IBP processes and the role of supply planning within the overall process -highly preferred

Work From Home: Occasional

Travel Percentage: 10%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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