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Senior Supply Chain Planner

Company: J&J Family of Companies
Location: Skillman
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Supply Chain Planner!

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., is one of the world's largest consumer health and personal care products company. Our consumer companies produce many of the world's most trusted brands, among them JOHNSON'S - Baby, BAND-AID -, NEUTROGENA -, TYLENOL -, MOTRIN -, and LISTERINE -. Each one of our consumer businesses embraces innovative science to create products that anticipate consumer needs and create experiences that help them live healthy, vibrant lives.

Are you interested in joining a team delivering outstanding results to our customers? Apply now for this exciting opportunity!

The Senior Supply Chain Planner is responsible for applying project and personal leadership to successfully achieve project, team, and individual goals, and work independently to manage multiple project and multiple priorities simultaneously. They are responsible for understanding and problem-solving complex situations in a matrix environment, effectively targeting communications as appropriate for the audience, including making presentations to small and medium-sized audiences. The Senior Planner will work with multiple scenarios, identify costs/benefit trade-offs, provide recommendations supported on data and insights, and analyze data to identify and resolve exceptions aiming to minimize supply disruptions.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Work both internally and externally with manufacturing to optimize production while maintaining strong customer service

+ Ownership of portfolio of products from production through sales, maximizing on time/in full metrics to meet customer demands

+ Confirm net requirements, and communicate and release net requirements using SAP; maintain system accuracy and integrity on an ongoing basis

+ Review net requirements outputs from planning system to ensure proper communication of net requirements plans upstream in the supply chain, balancing inventory with service

+ Verify and integrate supply chain data, forecast, and transactional data

+ Manage deployment orders exceptions (reviews, approves, changes, rejects)

+ Lead inventory transfers and monitors STO, PO/SO life cycle

+ Build and maintain strong collaborative relationships with upstream and downstream supply chain partners, considering diverse perspectives and styles

+ Work with affiliate supply chain teams using regional and / or local systems to most effectively execute the supply plans based on the parameters and guidelines established

+ Propose changes to Supply Chain Optimization elements (business rules, planning parameters) as necessary to E2E and Site-level planners



+ Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required

Experience and Skills:


+ Minimum four (4) years of relevant work experience

+ Experience in: Supply Chain, Planning, Manufacturing, or other related fields

+ Strong analytical and decision-making skills

+ Intermediate proficiency in MS Excel required; advanced proficiency (i.e., creating Pivot Tables and V-lookups) preferred


+ Supply Chain Certification (APICS/ IBF)

+ Experience with ERP (SAP/APO/SNP)

+ Inventory management experience

+ Experience, training, or certification with Six Sigma / LEAN / Process Excellence tools

+ Project management experience and/or certification


+ Requires up to 10% domestic and international travel

At Johnson & Johnson, we're on a mission to change the trajectory of health for humanity. That starts by creating the world's healthiest workforce. Through cutting-edge programs and policies, we empower the physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our employees and the ones they love. As such, candidates offered employment must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or secure an approved accommodation prior to the commencement of employment to support the well-being of our employees, their families and the communities in which we live and work.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit .

Primary Location

United States-New Jersey-Skillman-199 Grandview Road

Other Locations

North America-United States-California-Los Angeles


Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (6101)

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Keywords: J&J Family of Companies, Trenton , Senior Supply Chain Planner, Professions , Skillman, New Jersey

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