Supply Planner III

Date: Oct 24, 2021

Location: Roseville, MN, US

Company: Dover Corporation


Supply Planner III


Job Summary: The Supply Planner III, reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, is responsible for tracking inventory, anticipating demand, suggesting purchases to ensure production continuity, and developing short and long range supply plans to efficiently meet business-segment requirements.


Location: Roseville, MN

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Leverage strategies to enable fast-paced growth within BioPharma value streams through support of new product introductions, source of supply initiatives, supplier integration, and supply chain simplification
  • Create master production schedule aligned with component availability and business objectives
  • Create rough-cut capacity plans for labor, equipment, components, and logistics excellence
  • Determine and resolve current and forecasted gaps in component supply to achieve master schedule
  • Participate in monthly supply-and-demand synchronization reviews for assigned value streams
  • Manage and optimize total inventory lifecycle, including through purchasing, inbound inspection, storage, production, shipping, and end-of-life/market transitions
  • Recommend supplier stocking levels and collaborate internally and externally to optimize production schedules to meet business segment cash, cost, and service objectives
  • Regularly evaluate and update the Planning PFEP for material flow parameters such as safety stock, order quantity, lot size, make cycle frequency, and replenishment intervals internally and with suppliers
  • Analyze and anticipate market trends utilizing demand plans and through scenario planning to appropriately size supermarkets and safety stocks of raw materials, WIP, and finished goods
  • Create inventory reports, dashboards, and present continuous improvement suggestions to the Supply Chain Manager
  • Evaluate exception messages for changes to customer promise dates and make recommendations
  • Drive continuous improvement in areas of MRP plans, ERP system performance, and supply planning standard work
  • Track inventory levels and allocate inventory as needed to meet prioritized customer requirements
  • Monitor monthly and weekly production plans, prioritizing work orders as needed to meet customer orders
  • Monitor movement of materials through purchasing, storage, production, and shipping and resolve issues when they arise

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in supply chain, business, science, engineering, or technical discipline
  • 5+ years of experience in supply planning
  • Proficient in use of ERP/MRP systems
  • Advanced mathematical and analytical skills
  • Experience with statistical analysis

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior Lean Six Sigma experience or certification (Green Belt)
  • Oracle ERP experience

Travel: Less than 10%

This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of tasks, responsibilities or duties.  Colder Products Company reserves the right to amend to meet legal, business and organizational requirements as necessary.

About CPC (Colder Products Company)

We are Colder Products Company, the industry leader in the design and manufacture of specialized quick disconnect couplings for the life sciences, industrial, and chemical handling markets. Used around the world in a broad range of applications, connection technologies from Colder Products Company allow flexible tubing to be quickly and safely connected and disconnected, reducing spills and increasing safety.  Colder Products Company, a Dover company, is based in St. Paul with global offices and operations in Europe and Asia.

What Colder Products Company offers you:

Over 35 years of design innovation

Strong, consistent history of growth

Competitive compensation package

Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, life, LTD, 401(k), profit sharing and tuition reimbursement

Professional challenge

Positive and collaborative work environment

A business casual and team-oriented environment

The opportunity to make a significant impact in a growing organization with innovative technologies

A casual, friendly and fun workplace culture that respects your contributions

To learn more about CPC, we invite you to explore our website at http://www.cpcworldwide.com

Current available positions at CPC: http://www.cpcworldwide.com/About-CPC/Careers-/Jobs-Available

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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