POSITION PURPOSE The Supply Planner will optimize levels of inventory while managing the supply of components/raw materials/Finished Goods to support the production plan.JOB RESPONSIBILITIESDefine methods and supply parameters and communicate to Master SchedulingAnalyze and send monthly supply schedules to suppliersAnticipate and inform on any supply issues to minimize impactWork on medium term strategy with suppliers to ensure awareness of any capacity issuesDevelop strong relationships with suppliersFormalize working processesKey indicatorsMonitoring of supply performanceDevelop logistics specifications per productInitiate and drive the Blocked Horizon improvement/agility projectsManage the Days Of Supply parameters to ensure alignment with budgetAnalyze and report monthly on excess and obsoleteThese job responsibilities are subject to change in accordance with business necessityOther duties as assignedVALUESSuccessful employee should be adaptable in using their organizational skills to prioritize tasks and opportunistic in taking ownership of various projects. Have the urgency to anticipate busy schedules and teamwork to communicate with other members of the department/store to complete assignments on time and accurately. Possess openness in their problem solving and integrity in their research to effectively address the needs of the company. Regular attendance in conformance with the standards, which may be established by the company from time to time, is essential to the successful performance of this position. SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITYThe individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities:Must demonstrate excellent business and personal ethicsMust have the ability to handle multiple tasks and priorities simultaneouslyAbility to interface with plant and corporate personnel at various organizational levels and external suppliersPHYSICAL DEMANDS OR REQUIREMENTSMay occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 poundsQUALIFICATION STANDARDSEducation/Experience/ Licenses or Certificates:Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering or Supply Chain discipline preferred.1-3 years of experience in a high performance Manufacturing or Supply Chain organizationCosmetics industry preferred.APICS, CIPM, or NAPM, CPM certification preferred.SOFTWARESAP experience preferredAdvanced Excel strongly recommended (Pivot tables, VLOOKUPs)Standard MS Office applicationWe are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status.If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete an application for a recognized disability under applicable law, please email USApplicationAccommodation@support.lorealusa.com. Please note this email will only respond to specific requests for assistance completing the application as a request for accommodation for a disability. All others will not be considered.