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Operations & Supply Chain Strategic Planner

If you are an Operations & Supply Chain professional looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you! Based in of our business locations, as a Strategic Planner, you will work closely with the VP Operations & Supply Chain and the world area operational leadership team to analyze, formulate, and execute strategies for an agile response to customer demand across the globe. AS A OPERATIONS & SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIC PLANNER, YOU WILL: Strategy and Planning

  • Maintain comprehensive operational footprint database and develop a 5 year plan for every facility

  • Develop a global order fulfillment strategy utilizing direct shipments, distributions centers, and service centers

  • Establish product and process capability matrix for all facilities, including global capacity and expansion plans

  • Define areas of operational and supply chain risk and develop mitigation and contingency plans

  • Analyze product family architecture and volumes and make rationalization recommendations based on financial sustainability

  • Assess organizational leverage and synergies across all D&I sites in operations, supply chain, logistics, trade compliance, and Perfect Execution

Execution and Performance Optimization

  • Drive service level optimization by defining leading indicators and proactive actions; lead task force for rapid resolution

  • Drive regionalization plans and timing – make in the region what is sold in the region. Rationalize inter-co dependencies.

  • Develop common global operations & supply chain performance dashboard using Power BI or other visualization software to assess trends, progress, and opportunities

  • Lead an effort to rationalize all current reports and KPI’s. Optimize distribution and storage of reports and dashboards.

  • Work with the world area operations and supply chain leaders to assist in the preparation of Operations Reviews, Financial Review, Profit Review, Operations & Supply Chain Summits, and best practice sharing

  • Capital requirements and planning


  • Drive Ad hoc analytics and reporting for operations, supply chain, logistics, trade compliance
  • Interface with finance to analyze sales and GP by product, by site, including labor & overhead rates, productivity, absorption, and operational efficiencies
  • Lean Manufacturing, Demand Pull, Perfect Execution, and Inventory projects as needed
  • Digital Factory: test & inspect, assembly, additive manufacturing, material movement, digital transformation, and automation initiatives
  • Research, analyze, and develop tools as needed to enable D&I initiatives and assessments

WHO YOU ARE: You see ahead to future possibilities and translate them into actionable strategies. You anticipate and balance the needs of multiple stakeholders. You consistently achieve results, even under tough circumstances. Most importantly, you build partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.

Operations & Supply Chain Strategic Planner

Florham Park, NJ
Full Time Work

Published on 11 Aug 2020