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Cummins Inc. Material Planning Team Leader in Peterborough, United Kingdom

Material Planning Team Leader

Description

This is a very exciting opportunity in Peterborough for an experienced Material Planning Team Leader. In this role you will plan and maintain daily supply chain operations for critical suppliers or customers in key functions such as; materials, production, inventory, logistics, customer service, demand management, and order fulfillment. You will ensure that internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met whilst continuously striving to improve customer service levels.

This position is heading a brand new department and it is perfect for you if you are looking for the opportunity to make a name for yourself in a global organization. You will be able to build your own team from the ground up as well as be a key influencer in Continuous Improvement initiatives for the center.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Ensure internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met.

  • Manage the daily operational processes for a critical segment of the supply chain.

  • Eliminate potential supply chain failures as part of the daily planning process.

  • Champion preventive practices to eliminate expediting to supply chain leadership as appropriate to prevent problems.

  • Lead cross functional stakeholders to develop and implement short and mid-term tactical improvements.

  • Create communication plans and processes to ensure stakeholders’ needs are met.

  • Leverage common processes tools, and information systems.

  • Approve system strategies and advise on changes to planning systems parameters as required.

  • Analyze and interpret KPIs to identify areas for improvement and action plans.

  • Lead Six Sigma and functional process improvement teams.

  • Liaise with functional stakeholders to mitigate mid-term supplier or customer constraints.

  • Ensure common processes are being utilized and internal controls are in place.

Qualifications

Skills and Experience Required:

To be a success in this role you will need:

  • A proven track record of working in a fast-paced Supply Chain environment with knowledge of how each function works to meet customer requirements.

  • An understanding of inventory control and management principals and how they impact the local and global supply chain.

  • To be data driven with exceptional analytical skills to solve problems and draw meaningful conclusions.

  • To enjoy being a positive and motivational leader, encouraging open communication and the sharing of ideas from all levels.

  • To be an advocate for continuous improvement and always looking for ways to optimize work processes.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary up to £42,000 plus an 8% variable bonus (paid annually based on company performance)

  • Private health care (for you, partner and children under 21)

  • Healthshield to assist with costs of opticians, dentist, physiotherapist etc

  • Pension (Cummins contributions up to 7%)

  • 25 days holiday plus stats

About Cummins

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right.

Our Corporate Supply Chain Group supports our Business Segments, customers and suppliers by operating as a fully integrated Supply Chain enabling increased agility, flexibility and the ability to respond faster to our customers and regional markets. Supply Chain Services is a global organization with regional centers delivering Effective, Efficient, End to End supply chain services. Working in a diverse, multi-cultural and innovative space, you’ll interact directly with our customers, build relationships and develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set. Our integrated business demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is a very exciting opportunity in Peterborough for an experienced Material Planning Manager. In this role you will plan and maintain daily supply chain operations for critical suppliers or customers in key functions such as; materials, production, inventory, logistics, customer service, demand management, and order fulfillment. You will ensure that internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met whilst continuously striving to improve customer service levels.

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.

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Job SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING

Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Cambridgeshire-UK, Peterborough, EMEA Cummins Generator Tech

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Apr 5, 2019, 10:28:31 AM

Unposting Date May 3, 2019, 5:59:00 PM

Req ID: 190001HO

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