Supply or Capacity Planner Backfill (Rough Cut exp )

Position Type


Travel Required

Need based if any


Lexington, KY




4-5 months, potential to extend or lead into Full Time Permanent Hire

Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Pros2plan, a division of Spinnaker SCA Company is now hiring for an immediate contract position as a Supply/Capacity Planner/Rough Cut Capacity Planner backfill

Location: Lexington, KY – Open - (remote with on-site visits as needed)

Duration: Immediate - 6 months, potential to extend or lead into Full Time Permanent Hire

Bill Rate: open

Role Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the coordination of strategic production plans for the 3 months to 2-year production window and the planning of strategic business initiatives within that window for the associated OU.

  • Responsible for OU Supply Reviews supporting the S&OP (compiling and delivering the long-term focused, monthly view for 24-month horizon) and supporting the transition into the S&OE (short-term focused, weekly production plans over 13-week rolling horizon) processes, and review quality of outputs

  • Accountable for all capacity related setting and master data maintenance within this horizon (planning calendars, grade change resources, rates, holidays, asset downs)

  • Responsible for building the monthly OU supply plans (adhering to global standards and best practices)

  • Delivering the SR to the monthly audience with a grasp on the key challenges the OU will face with contingency options & tradeoffs over the month 3–24-time horizon

  • Coordinate the transition of the strategic horizon into tactical guideposts for the 4–13-week planner, account for seasonal builds, customer builds or allocation execution.

  • Support the global materials team with analysis on material forecasts & changes, also supporting annual bids

  • Actively participate and lead problem solving and process improvement within the OU to improve case fill rates

  • Continuous Improvement: support and deliver KPIs and apply continuous improvement techniques to drive improvements in supply planning and support the operational commitments of the regional GMs

  • Deliver against Global Planning KPIs (system health, CFR, Inventory, Production conformance/attainment)

  • Support OU operational KPIs

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Demonstrated performance in long term strategic planning

  • Experience with SAP ECC , SAP APO and SAP IBP a plus or Tier1 or Tier 2

  • Strong knowledge in Supply Planning best practices and proven application of these practices

  • Knowledge in the Food & Bevs industry is a plus

  • Demonstrated performance with Supply Planning continuous improvement

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Highly collaborative and development of business partnerships

  • Strong verbal and written communications

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Exceptional facilitation skills

  • Demonstrated flexibility in easily moving between strategic thinking and tactical execution