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Cummins Inc. NA Planning Manager in Columbus, Indiana

NA Planning Manager


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We are looking for a talented Consigned Material Planning Lead – Supply Chain to join our team specializing in Corporate Business Segment in Columbus, IN.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • To plan and maintain daily supply chain operations for critical suppliers or customers in materials, production, inventory, logistics, customer service, demand management, or order fulfillment. Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met.

  • Achieving and continuously improving customer service levels, and/or manage inventory levels and targets, and managing supply and demand within the Supply Chain.Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met.Manage the daily operational processes for a critical segment of the supply chain.Eliminate potential supply chain failures as part of the daily planning process.

  • Champion preventive practices to eliminate expediting to supply chain leadership as appropriate to prevent problems. Lead cross functional stakeholders to develop and implement short and mid-term tactical improvements

  • Complies with communication plans and processes to ensure stakeholders’ needs are met. Leverage common processes tools, and information systems

  • Approve system strategies and advise on changes to planning systems parameters as required. Analyze and interpret KPIs to identify areas for improvement and action plans.

  • Liaise with functional stakeholders to mitigate mid-term supplier or customer constraints.

  • Mentor and coach supply chain planners. Ensure common processes are being utilized and internal controls are in place

Education, Licenses, Certifications

B.S or B.A in applicable field



Intermediate level of relevant work experience (5 plus years) required.

  • Lead consigned materials team for FCM/CMP

  • Role will evolve into global responsibility

  • Represent materials team in demand control meeting

  • Participate in NA supply review

  • Prepare weekly status presentations for leadership review

  • Monitor and escalate allocations as needed

  • Manage inventory and reports

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Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Commons Office Building

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 22, 2021, 12:52:39 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2100032T