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Supply Planner


Singapore, 01, SG

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary

• Lead cross functional team in maintaining product supply/demand balance, including multiple manufacturing sites, production lines, grade/packaging combinations and supply points
• Align manufacturing capability with sales demand, while working to optimize inventory levels. Communicate constraints and required forecast adjustments to Sales
• Achieve operating inventory targets, including managing aged, surplus and non-productive inventories
• Conduct analysis and provide data used to align the organization on feedstock and raw material demand, supply capability as well as logistics requirements
• Work with Product Management and Sales to analyze and evaluate requests for additional demand and changes to scheduled production
• Facilitate open and regular communications with the manufacturing sites on planned/unplanned downtimes, production constraints, sample request, etc.
• Maintain effective communication with Supply Chain Logistics & Distribution (L&D) to resolve transportation, logistics, packaging and storage issues
• Collaborate with the Demand Analyst/Planner and Sales personnel to develop accurate demand forecasts
• Leverage the Integrated Business Planning (IBP) system to optimize supply/demand planning and inventory. Evaluate potential scenarios and strategies in the medium to long term, including economics
• Develop and implement discretionary inventory build strategies to prepare for turnarounds, planned downtimes, maintenance, and manufacturing variability
• Lead quick response teams to proactively manage supply, quality and logistical issues, and to mitigate customer impacts
• Monitor and steward Supply Chain Customer Feedback Reports to ensure timely resolution and closure
• Lead incident investigations to identify and communicate root cause, additional findings, follow-up recommendations, and corrective actions
• Identify and implement opportunities to drive efficiency in the Supply Chain network

• Bachelor’s degree in engineering from a recognized university
• Global or regional supply chain experience required
• Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) experience required
• Petrochemical manufacturing experience a plus
• Strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills (verbal and written)
• Well organized and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
• Proactive, with an ability to anticipate, identify and resolve potential issues
• Effective leadership skills, including influencing with no direct formal authority
• Adaptability to time pressures and rapidly changing priorities
• Expertise with SAP (APO, IBP, ECC, AO), and Inventory Optimization software

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