J&J Family of Companies Planner - Collaborative Planning, Forecast & Replenishment (CPFR) in Skillman, New Jersey

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Incorporated, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Planner - Collaborative Planning, Forecast & Replenishment (CPFR) located in Skillman, NJ

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (JJCI)/Customer Logistics Services (CLS) provides sales and logistical services to U.S. retail customers on behalf of the U.S. consumer companies, and leadership in the development of enterprise wide systems, business processes and global customer development.

The CPFR Planner will:

•Work in partnership with top customers, as well as with JJCI Sales, Brand Management, Supply Chain (Supply and Demand Planning), and Customer Forecasting key contacts with a focus on improving customer forecast accuracy.

•Be responsible for forecasting, which includes base item forecasting, promotional forecasting, and event planning; replenishment; inventory analysis, to ensure proper levels are maintained and reduced where possible; and collaboration with our customers to identify areas of opportunity for greater efficiency and service improvement.

•Play a critical role in partnering with Supply Chain and Demand Planning organizations within J&J to improve national forecasts for better production planning and distribution of finished goods inventory.

•Represent customer forecasts in the Sales & Operations Planning process, and perform forecast accuracy analysis to identify focus areas within the operating companies.

•Be involved in benchmarking, attending industry conferences, and provides critical input into the strategic direction of the organization.

•Be an integral part of improvement projects, which include integrated demand planning efforts, new technology assessments and implementations, incorporating more advanced forecasting methodologies, and logistic efficiency improvements.

Qualifications

•Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree is required. A Master’s degree is preferred.

•Minimum of two (2) years of related business experience is required. A focus in Supply Chain, Operations, Procurement and/or Sales Operations is preferred.

•Prior experience in a customer facing role is preferred.

•MS Office proficiency, specifically in Microsoft Excel is required.

•Experience with Six Sigma/Process Excellence Tools, Training, and/or Certification is preferred.

•Planning experience using Demand Management software (SAP, Manugistics, JDA, Datalliance, etc.) is preferred.

•Distribution, Transportation, Category Management, Manufacturing, Customer Service, Planning, and/or Sales experience is preferred.

•The ability to communicate, both written and verbally, and the ability to interact effectively across many internal departments is required.

•Must have the ability to manage multiple projects and priorities effectively is preferred.

•Experience working in an ever-changing matrix environment is required.

•This position is located in Skillman, NJ and may require up to 10% of domestic travel.

Primary Location

United States-New Jersey-Skillman

Organization

J & J Consumer Inc. (6101)

Job Function

Strategic Sourcing/Logistics

Requisition ID

7453170804