Sr. Supply Chain Planner
, New Jersey
April 02, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson’s Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Sr. Supply Chain Planner, to be located in Skillman, NJ, Los Angeles, CA, or Markham, Canada

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people’s lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees.  The Johnson & Johnson Group of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide.  Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units:  Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and Over-The-Counter (OTC) products.  

The Sr. Supply Chain Planner will be responsible for:
Planning and controlling inventory of finished goods for sales warehouses, distribution centers, and factors mixing points to meet sales and distribution demand
Analyzing inventory levels, inventory positioning and production and sale forecasts
Planning inventory per the sales forecast, to meet both customer service and inventory targets
Administering physical inventories, cycle counting, surplus obsolete, engineering changes, cancellation activities, projected usage and other inventory planning/and reduction activities
Reviewing and analyzing stock control records and information such as consumption rate, characteristics of items in storage, and current market conditions and recommends replenishment plan
Recommending improvement to inventory system where errors could affect the replenishment systems, financial position, credibility, or overall operation
Updating inventory records, and controls inventory accuracy and controls inventory levels by changing reorder points and par levels to meet changing demands
Troubleshooting severe inventory inaccuracies
Auditing sales order location discrepancies and implements permanent resolution
Auditing warehouse locations especially problem inbound/outbound staging locations
Developing reports to keep service management aware of potential trends, shortages, back orders, and status of service parts as required
Preparing special reports, statistics and graphs used to analyze data
Supporting supervisor, vendors and staff to resolve any problems and/or concerns
Providing information and assistance on inventory policies and/or procedures

A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required, a focus in Supply Chain Management, Engineering or Logistics is preferred
An advanced degree is preferred
A minimum of four (4) years of supply chain operations including (logistics, planning, forecasting, distribution, warehouse and procurement) experience is required
Inventory management experience is required 
Intermediate proficiency in MS Excel is required, advanced ability (i.e. creating Pivot Tables and V-lookups) is preferred
Strong analytical and data-driven decision making skills are required 
Experience with Six Sigma / LEAN / Process Excellence tools and/or certifications are preferred
Project management experience and/or certification is preferred
APICS certification is preferred

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Skillman
Other Locations
North America-United States-California-Los Angeles, North America-Canada-Ontario-Markham
J & J Consumer Inc. (6101)
Job Function
Inventory Planning/Control
Requisition ID

A little about us:
Johnson & Johnson cares for the world - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people.

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