Belimo is a global leader in the development, production and marketing of actuator solutions for controlling heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Actuators, control valves and sensors make up the company's core business.
The Planning Manager, Americas is responsible to direct a small team to lead tactical execution of processes and procedures of the Planning & MDM Department, and also to consider, and execute strategic projects on planning platforms, demand analytics, and change management within Belimo Americas to align with Belimo Corporate goals. This role is a change management and project management focus with additional responsibility to lead the team.
COMPANY'S MISSION AND VALUES
The objectives of this position are fully integrated to the objectives of the Company's Mission and Values. It is the responsibility of all employees to perform their duties in accordance with Company Policy.
The Planning Manager, Americas is part of the Belimo Customization (USA) Inc. team and reports to the Vice President, Production Americas, and bears full responsibility for agreed upon goals and objectives set with Vice President Production and Global Planning & MDM Manager.
With Global Planning, lead execution and change management of new demand planning tools, moving concepts to execution within Belimo Americas.
With Global Planning, Americas Sales and Product Management, strategize and develop execution plans around data analytics and deep learning in demand side S&OP.
With Engineering, Americas Sales and Product Management, lead the alignment of demand with data regarding new customer requirements, focus growth products, phase in / phase out, and product deletions.
Team responsibility for SAP/ECC Production Planning (production, planning & superseding processes) module. Evaluating the impact of PP transactions throughout other SAP/ECC modules.
Team responsibility for demand planning materials for all American plants.
Team responsibility for the product life cycle management (PLM) of the Material Master, Bill of Material, Work Center, Routing and Standard Costing at plant level
Team responsibility for the Variant Configure in SAP/ECC
Team responsibility for continuous improvement on work instructions, departmental processes, optimization of work time.
Team responsibility for subject matter regulatory compliance, ISO and others as they apply.
Change management and project leadership are critical to success.
Computer skills must haves SAP, Office, Analytics Tools, CRM.
Must be a logical, analytical thinker, able to break down complex scenarios to executable instructions.
Bachelor's degree required in applicable business field.
Supervisory or manager experience preferred.
Experience in demand planning groups with significant number of SKU's and high volume.
Past participation in an MRP platform change.
Ability to communicate both written and verbally in a professional demeanor.
Skilled in managing priorities; self-actuated, sense of urgency, detail oriented.
Able to work in a team oriented environment.
We offer competitive salary & an excellent benefits package including performance bonus & an outstanding 401K Plan. Belimo is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Belimo Holding AG