Supply Chain Planner Resume Samples

It is the duty of the Supply Chain Planner to ensure that the products or deliverables are delivered on time, in the right quantity and in a cost-effective manner. While each industry deals with different kind of products and materials, certain duties are common across the board and are listed on the Supply Chain Planner Resume as follows – looking at current processes and determining the method for improvements, controlling and replenishing inventory, troubleshooting breakdowns along the chain, managing risk, promoting safety; and supervising employees.

The job demands a mix of both universal and job-specific skills, and hence the following skills and abilities are expected – the ability to juggle between various inventory needs; forecasting skills, knowledge of geographical path and transportation methods; inventory management skills, strong communication skills; and familiarity with inventory management software. A degree in engineering, business, economics or operations management is commonplace among job applicants.

 

Supply Chain Planner Resume

Summary : Strong quantitative and problem-solving ability with complex metrics and statistical models. Seeking a position where extensive computer skills will be utilized. Also, to grow along with the company and develop better strategies toward a more efficient way of analytics.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Planning, Proficient in MS Office, Access, SQL and SAS Skilled in ERP, SAP, and MRP.

Description :

    1. Develop, implement, maintain, and lead the S&OP process across the global supply chain.
    2. Lead tactical and strategic functions of the supply chain including planning, demand management, cost, and inventory.
    3. Direct site supply chain processes for sales order fulfillment, including S&OP, product commercialization, raw material purchases, scheduling, and logistics.
    4. Conduct global planning, purchasing, and inventory control functions.
    5. Optimize supply chain activities to improve business performance in cycle time, cost, efficiency, customer satisfaction, and inventory/cash flow.
    6. Effectively manage the cost categories relative to budget and market conditions, including minimizing the risk and exposure of obsolete and discontinued inventory.
    7. Manage freight routes, brackets and freight lane optimization to ensure best-delivered costs.
    8. Works closely with QA on development and monitoring of supplier performance via supplier scorecard, quarterly and annual performance reviews.
    9. Supervise inventory level, aging product, slow-moving and discontinued items, cooperate with sales, purchasing and logistics department.
    10. Conduct evaluate operations to date, adjust procedures as necessary that would: reduce and eliminate inefficiencies. 
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MBA


Supply Chain Planner I Resume

Objective : Energetic, driven, and multi-faceted professional with experience in procurement management, purchasing of direct and indirect materials, resource allocation, and inventory control. Exceeds goals with an effective management style, excellent communication skills, and strategic business development planning.

Skills : Microsoft Excel and Outlook, SAP, AS400.

Description :

    1. Spearhead planning and execution of purchasing and inventory management.
    2. Ensuring availability of PCBs, motors, electronic distribution, and gaskets for production line operations.
    3. Analyze MRP and order parts, maintain supplier relationships and administer contracts. 
    4. Facilitate vendor audits and parts ordering, correct dock discrepancies on invoices and purchase orders.
    5. Assist with parts implementation (pricing, sourcing and quality documentation), liaise between suppliers and quality department to resolve issues with defective parts.
    6. Assisting with the management of $4 million in parts purchases, negotiate price changes with suppliers to ensure profit expectations.
    7. Resolved issue with weather stripping stocking levels (lack of causing delays to production) by switching suppliers from the scan program to VMI.
    8. Removing monitoring responsibility from production line staff; additionally, provided the ability to eliminate inventory value from financials (saving company $6,000).
    9. Proactively stepped in and fixed the issue with severe understock and overstock of hose commodity.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BBA


Supply Chain Planner-Inventory Resume

Objective : Supply chain enthusiast with 3+ years' experience in maintaining optimal inventory levels to meet customer demand. Proven ability in forecasting, scheduling, capacity planning, project management, cost reduction, and team leadership. Experienced in employing lean six sigma tools to reduce industrial wastes and utilize corporate resources productively.

Skills : Inventory Management, Production Planning And Control, KANBAN, Logistics Management, Lean And Sustainable Manufacturing, Bills Of Material And Routing.

Description :

    1. Performed periodic review for on-hand inventories that resulted in the reduction of non-moving and surplus inventories of total cost $32,500 in a period of 3 months.
    2. Optimized usage of system reports managing sub-inventory and inter-company material transactions.
    3. Implemented the KANBAN system to reduce delays in deliveries of the products and thereby improve efficiency.
    4. Initiated and achieved 72% automation of purchase cycle for standard items, bulk items and outside processing that resulted in immediate procurement actions.
    5. Increased on-time delivery performance from 75% and below to above 90% successively for 8 months.
    6. Implemented routing philosophy with the real-time framework that resulted in flawless scheduling of materials as well as operations and emends delivery guide.
    7. Delivered training sessions for 6 out of 13 separate engineering departments on "the significance of Routing post-ERP Oracle R12 implementation".
    8. Controlled and scheduled the fabrication of a bowling hoop furnace required for a critical order at the supplier's site.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Sr. Supply Chain Planner Resume

Summary : Expertly-trained business professional with extensive experience managing inter-continental supply chain processes on behalf of large, multi-national corporations. Astute in optimizing processes, creating efficiencies, and leading teams in both mature and fledgling departments. Exceptional communications skills with demonstrated ability to facilitate consensus among junior- and senior-level staff.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Spanish and Cantonese Speaking, JD Edwards, Customer Service, Guidelines, Quality Control, Technical Support, Problem Solving, Handling Complaints, Research and Planning, Forecast, Key Indicators Reports, Purchasing, Inventory, Photography, Administrative skills.

Description :

    1. Maintain supplier relationships in collaboration with Strategic Procurement to drive operational excellence through all phases of the logistics process.
    2. Implement inventory management programs and identify opportunities that result in significant improvements in the overall supply chain, inventory and supply base management.
    3. Establish and implement innovative supply chain practices that reduce total supply chain costs, optimize inventory, reduce lead times and maximize customer service levels.
    4. Create and manage purchase orders and work orders with a value of up to $5 million.
    5. Develop and manage a Material Supply Plan to support within manufacturing lead times and to ensure optimal utilization and efficiency of production processes.
    6. Provide insight into supplier performance issues and identify opportunities for improved inventory management programs.
    7. Determine best practices for maximizing component availability while optimizing inventory investment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Supply Chain Planner-Purchasing Agent Resume

Headline : Experienced business professional skilled in customer service, supply chain planning, and logistics functions. Effective liaison between management, sales teams, personnel, customers and vendors. Proven problem solver with the ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality. Highly motivated, dedicated and enthusiastic professional who welcomes new challenges.

Skills : Database Management, Strategy Development, Operation Innovation, SAP SD, SAP MM, SAGE 100.

Description :

    1. Perform master production requests to meet internal and external demand for respective plants and communicate requirements to the plant planner.
    2. Run component availability checks for all planned orders and create purchase requisitions when components are needed.
    3. Plan stock transfers of finished products by creating stock transfer orders or by firming stock transfer planned orders.
    4. Manage inventories of assigned intermediates and finished goods.
    5. Confirm sales orders for assigned products and update orders as required with product availability, accurate first dates, late code information, and general text comments.
    6. Coordinate activities at toll manufacturers for assigned product lines.
    7. Coordinate with various functions to support the reduction of late shipments.
    8. Responsible for requesting updates to Material Requirement Planning.
    9. Responsible for the management and maintenance of stocking policy data.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA

Supply Chain Planner II Resume

Objective : Supply Chain Professional experienced in managing multi-million dollar domestic and international purchasing for major manufacturing and distribution organizations. Leveraged excellent planning and communication skills across diverse cultures, vendors, and business units to expedite product orders and meet aggressive deadlines. Recognized for the ability to make sound business decisions to cut costs and maintain inventory levels to plan.

Skills : MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, SAP, MRP, Pivot Tables, Internet, APICS.

Description :

    1. Managed international purchasing of consumer products to support three distribution warehouses plus direct to customer deliveries.
    2. Accountable for product availability, inventory management, supplier management, forecast analysis, logistics, and problem resolution for AP, and Customs.
    3. Purchased imported finished goods: sleeping bags, backpacks, grills, stoves, fuel, and inflatable boats.
    4. Issued and managed purchase orders; scheduling and rescheduling deliveries to maximize customer service levels while maintaining inventory levels to plan.
    5. Chaired cross-functional meetings to share inventory status and resolve availability, excess or quality problems.
    6. Participated in cross-functional new product introduction teams and cost reduction teams.
    7. Met aggressive product deadlines while maintaining strong relationships with suppliers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA

Associate Supply Chain Planner Resume

Headline : An enthusiastic, responsible and organized person who enjoys challenges. Look forward to learning and improve knowledge. Work well within a team environment and under pressure in projects. Enjoy a cross-cultural work environment, adept and attracted to the multi-cultural environment both socially and at work.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, SAP R/3, SAP BW, SAP APO.

Description :

    1. Oversaw demand planning and execution of master schedule for Eight O'Clock Coffee manufacturing processes from raw material procurement to supplier payments and monthly inventory audit of materials on hand.
    2. Managed site accounting and reporting for six subsidiaries, coordinating with external auditors for annual records review to maintain compliance.
    3. Forged long-term relationships with key decision-makers for various supplies and equipment including raw and pack materials.
    4. Exceeded the target of 99% customer fill rate through strategic planning and schedule implementation.
    5. Maintained a 99% truck utilization rate by managing warehouse deployment for finished products.
    6. Ensured smooth supply chain operations by maintaining a consistent availability of a two-week supply of raw material.
    7. Implement SAP system, leading a team of 12 employees and two consultants through milestones and completion.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA

Supply Chain Planner III Resume

Objective : Seeking an FT or PT position with a highly visible progressive organization where skills, experience, and knowledge will be of value.

Skills : SAP, Inventory Management, Purchasing, Planning, Supply Chain Management.

Description :

    1. Responsible for planning, developing, and establishing production schedules for manufacturing facilities and outsource manufacturing.
    2. Responsible for providing direction and information to third party vendors and manufacturing facilities in the production of specified items.
    3. Develop and establish a short-, mid-, and long-range production plan for third party manufacturing.
    4. Analyze and balance inventory within the supply chain, including distribution centers, third-party deployment, and manufacturing.
    5. Responsible for analyzing inventory and product needs within the supply chain.
    6. Monitory capacity constraints for the company and contract manufacturing.
    7. Responsible for releasing raw materials from external vendors based on production needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Associate Supply Chain Planner Resume

Summary : Team-oriented business operation specialist with 2 years of experience working on warehousing operation, inventory management, demand forecasting, production planning, transportation management and ERP maintenance in a cross-cultural environment. Possessing strong knowledge of the automobile industry and maintaining tightly collaboration with oversea suppliers to achieve targets of reducing costs and high quality.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Outlook.

Description :

    1. Responsible for building and maintaining the production schedule using SAP and email processes to maximize capacity utilization, while managing financial impact.
    2. Partner with production to understand machine, process, and staffing issues to best align schedule to meet customer requirements at the lowest possible cost.
    3. Monitor customer orders and resolve issues with supply, availability, capacity, and quality.
    4. Work closely with supply chain, procurement, Import Brokers, Carriers, and plant personnel in other businesses/divisions.
    5. Manage common products or other sourcing arrangements to ensure adequate supply.
    6. Communicated with overseas manufacturers to streamline production in order to support business inventory requirements.
    7. Projected staffing needs for a warehouse based on estimated inventory over six to ten-week periods.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA

Supply Chain Planner-Executive Resume

Summary : Seeking a career using skills to serve others. A creative, analytic thinker with planning, communication, and organizational skills.

Skills : MS Office, Accounts Payable, Payroll, Inventory Management, Supervision, Banking Reconciliation.

Description :

    1. Responsible for developing finished goods production planning for multiple manufacturing sites utilizing current demand, forecasts, and demand rates.
    2. Worked with Supply Chain Manager to fine-tune production plans to achieve desired service levels and inventory goals.
    3. Communicated requirements and monitored service in all manufacturing facilities and identified any variances to plans and communicated required corrective actions needed.
    4. Calculated forecasts based on input from the sales team and demand history ratios.
    5. Reviewed forecast accuracy and product trends and presented findings to executive level management.
    6. Assisted coworkers with the implementation of new system processes and procedures.
    7. Developed methods for identifying, ordering and inventory of sales promotional materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Jr. Supply Chain Planner Resume

Objective : Degreed Supply Chain Professional with over 2 years of SAP experience. The proven success rate in process and productivity improvement. Broad, progressive career in the areas of order fulfillment, purchasing, and inventory planning. Strong drive to exceed goals as well as empower and motivate colleagues, resulting in a dynamic office environment.

Skills : First Aid/CPR Certified, Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Bilingual, DOT Drug Test Certification.

Description :

    1. Managed IT equipment and parts inventory level for Headquarter overseas.
    2. Forecasted monthly, quarterly and yearly sales and purchases using historic data.
    3. Managed invoices including generation, collection, and reconciliation.
    4. Collaborated with clients, A/R and warehouse to increase the speed and accuracy of receivables.
    5. Created and implemented procedures for accurate inventory and flow of IT parts and other materials.
    6. Managed inventory levels by producing purchase orders, sales orders and inventory reconciliation files via SAP.
    7. Issued purchase orders for IT equipment and other materials weekly to the factories overseas.
    8. Managed 12 different Excel spreadsheets and PowerPoint presentations regarding Shipments and Inventory.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MA

Supply Chain Planner Resume

Objective : Supply Chain Planner with results in developing and implementing best-in-class supply chain, operations, and inventory programs for distribution, commercial, and retail channels.

Skills : SAP R/3, Class i2 Supply Chain Planning, Advanced Excel, Enovia/Impulse.

Description :

    1. Procurement of raw materials in support of production schedules.
    2. Create and maintain all purchased parts and raw material part numbers including the unit of measure definitions, drawing revisions, and cycle count frequencies.
    3. Monitor supplier performance to assess the ability to meet quality and delivery requirements.
    4. Plan, schedule and release production orders complete with routings, required resources, and technical instructions.
    5. Monitor forecasts to identify changes or to determine forecast effects on supply chain activities.
    6. Document physical supply chain processes, workflow, cycle times, and system flows.
    7. Maintain order parameters to ensure accurate inventory levels using a KanBan system and MRP.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA