Director of Supply Chain Planning

New York, NY

Posted: 08/02/2018 Industry: Supply Chain Job Number: JMM7.9.1 Pay Rate: $150K + Bonus

Job Summary

Director of Supply Chain Planning in New York City, reporting to the VP of Supply Chain. A private Food Manufacturing company, is looking for a passionate Supply Chain Planning leader to help them meet their goal of continued growth!  The ideal candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit, have 10+ years in a planning role with a food manufacturing company, BA/BS, and proven leadership!

In this role, you will:  Manage a team of 9; Facilitate S&OP for demand and supply; Deliver demand plans to achieve benchmark levels of forecast accuracy; Deliver optimized capacity plans and production schedules; Deliver optimized raw and packaging material stocking strategies; Deliver optimized finished goods inventory levels.


  • Achieve optimized inventory levels
  • Achieve on or below budget for obsolete inventory
  • Meet customer service fill rates above 98.5%
  • Optimize plant schedules that best balance service and cost
  • Inventory deployment strategies and execution
  • Materials strategies and execution
  • Facilitating best in class IBP (Integrated Business Planning aka S&OP) for Demand and Supply
  • Demand plans that achieve benchmark levels of Forecast Accuracy and Item-level Bias
  • Optimized raw and packaging material stocking strategies and accurate inventory deployment
  • Delivering optimized finished goods inventory levels balancing service, cost, and obsolete
  • Mentoring and developing a benchmark planning organization


  • 10+ years of experience in Supply Chain Planning and leadership roles in a CPG company
  • Proven ability to implement tier one planning systems (e.g., JDA, SAP APO, Logility, etc)
  • Proven ability to design, execute and continuously improve planning processes
  • Proven ability to lead and facilitate effective S&OP meetings and processes
  • Bachelor’s degree in applicable field (e.g., Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, etc). MBA preferred
  • APICS certification preferred


$150K + Bonus


Joanie Mrozynski
Sr. Recruiter

I am a recruiter with 20 years of experience, currently recruiting Procurement & Supply Chain Management professionals for food and chemical manufacturing companies nationwide. I place professionals at all levels in Supply Chain: Purchasing/Procurement, Sourcing, Planning/Forecasting, Transportation, Logistics, Warehouse.

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