Oakley - Supply Chain Planner (NPI)
- Oakley, Inc.
- United States
- Foothill Ranch
- 0 year(s)
- Not Available
Oakley, Inc. is a sport and lifestyle brand, driven to ignite the imagination through the fusion of art and science. Building on its legacy of innovative, market-leading optical technology, the company manufactures and distributes high performance sunglasses, prescription lenses and frames, goggles, apparel, footwear, and accessories.
The essence of the brand is communicated through hundreds of professional and amateur athletes who depend on Oakley products to provide them with the very best while they redefine what is physically possible.
Oakley is part of Luxottica, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.
In North America, our wholesale business is the home to other global brands like Ray-Ban and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.
The Production Planner Buyer drives customer fulfillment by interacting with internal partners including marketing, engineering and manufacturing to understand material and demand requirements. Works with external vendors to ensure best value, highest quality and timely delivery for optimal inventory levels in support of production plans.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Collaborates with manufacturing, and purchasing teams at the SKU level to maintain a 98% customer fulfillment.
Works with production to monitor weekly/monthly production plans at SKU level.
Monitors goods inventory and availability to align with sales demand and customer delivery requests.
Monitors and updates planning dashboards/visual boards.
Maintains manufacturing rolling forecast and smooth production plan at SKU and process levels.
Maintains finished goods replenishment systems as proposed by validated MRP outputs.
Aligns and makes product allocation decisions.
Drives key department KPI: Backorder, lead time, production order aging, production plan accuracy.
Plans and executes new releases, end of life and engineering change production.
Participates in process improvement teams in Oakley’s planning and purchasing department.
Other duties and responsibilities.
Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain/Engineering related field
2+ years planning experience in a manufacturing environment
Knowledge of MRP (Materials Requirement Planning)
Understand planning techniques in Just-in-time production environments
Advance Excel skills, proficiency in MS Office, Word and Outlook
Excellent oral/written communication skills for preparing and presenting planning reports and projects
Excellent interpersonal skills for facilitating relationships with decision-makers
Creative problem-solving skills to gather relevant information to solve less well-defined planning issues
Group facilitation skills for use with manufacturing projects
Ability to work on several projects or issues simultaneously and meet firm deadlines
Experience with SAP MM, PP and BW
APICS CPIM and/or CPM certified
Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Luxottica HR Solutions Group at 1-866-431-8484.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.