Senior Supply Planning Manager

JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
COMPENSATION: $120k - $140k
POSTED: Nov 3, 2022

Our client, founded in the late 1800s, is an industry leader in the flavor & fragrance space. With nearly 11,000 employees across multiple continents, our client is looking to continue their decade long expansion by adding a Senior Supply Planning Manager to their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$120k – $140k

Position Overview:

The Senior Supply Planning Manager will continuously improve the service performance by overseeing all planning responsibilities and development of their direct reports. They will be responsible to drive the production and financial cash plans. They will balance the customer service, finished goods inventory, and cost goals, which in turn will in improve the supply-chain processes to drive value for the customers, to surpass the competitors and make supply-chain a vector for the business development and profitability growth.

Responsibilities of the Senior Supply Planning Manager:

  • Coach, mentor, and develop direct reports including overseeing new employee onboarding, training, and providing career development planning and opportunities
  • Drive engagement, effectively develop and consistently deliver brand/category plans, foster a culture of development, growth, learning, and empowerment, and role model the 5 E principles
  • Develop and communicate high-level weekly capacity and production plans based on demand forecast or sales orders to meet overall customer service levels as well as finished goods inventory and non-quality cost targets
  • Provide input into future S&OP process and work to identify and resolve supply and capacity with recommendations to support the business and operational planning needs over the 0 – 24-month horizon
  • Publish production and finished goods inventory plans to include the development and execution of the planning software models to solve for capacity and inventory using the demand forecast and agreed inventory policies
  • Translate objectives into a deliverable strategy to achieve business goals and create a competitive advantage of the product portfolio
  • Strengthen communication and relationships between key internal stake holders

Qualifications of the Senior Supply Planning Manager:

  • 5 – 7+ years of supply chain experience
  • 2+ years of management experience
  • Working knowledge of ERP systems, preferably SAP
  • APICS CPIM or CPM certification is preferred

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management or a related field


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k
  • PTO
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 115720