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Carbon

Advancing 3D printing.

Supply Planner
Redwood City, CA, US
Job Description / Skills Required

Working at the intersection of hardware, software and molecular science, we are committed to delivering on the promise of 3D printing, enabling commercial customers to go beyond basic prototyping to 3D manufacturing. Our company is built on the idea that diverse fields of study must come together to solve intractable problems. We have grand ambitions to create technology that will influence industry around the world. You will be joining a diverse team with a vibrant culture, where team success is as important as celebrating individual contributions.

We are currently looking for an experienced Supply Planner to manage execution of Carbon’s global resin supply chain.  This role, can be based anywhere in the US and is integral to our Sales and Operations Planning processes, managing supply of both new and sustaining products to meet customer demand. 

Responsibilities:

Drive global resin supply to achieve customer satisfaction and grow sales aligned with the company strategy. Partner with R&D, Resin Process Engineering, Product Management and Sales teams to understand and enable product roadmaps, operational needs, and NPI requirements. 

Accountable for supply service level, fulfillment lead-time and inventory health.  Drive Sales and Operations Planning for Resin supply chain across company functions. 

Leverage MRP functionality to drive resin materials planning and procurement execution.  Ensure supporting Master Data (BOM, item attributes, safety stock, lead-time, etc.) is managed to support systemic supply management.

Conduct capacity and performance analyses to ensure that forecasts and schedules are aligned and integrated.  Conduct risk assessments (e.g., product and raw material lifetime, supply trends, demand factors and at-risk product mitigation).  

Work with vendors, engineering, and quality teams to reduce product excess and obsolescence through inventory reviews, requalification, and re-balancing efforts. Summarize and present recommendations to operations and finance leadership teams. Maintain a total cost perspective with a lean manufacturing mindset.

Generate daily, weekly and monthly reports to provide stakeholders with actionable data and insights regarding current and projected supply levels and key risks.

Develop and maintain good relationships with vendors and distributors. Lead day to day operational interactions with suppliers, and participate in Quarterly Business Reviews – in partnership with internal partners and with key suppliers.

Collaborate with logistics, inventory control, regulatory, and suppliers regarding inventory flow and shipment details, including dates, documents, packaging, freight service level and cost, incoterms, and custom clearance.

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, or related field; and at least three years previous related working experience in supply chain roles; global operational experience strongly preferred. 

3+ years of experience in chemical supply chain

Team player with good interpersonal and communication skills.  Driven to collaborate and build lasting relationships with others in order to identify problems and find solutions. 

Must have experience in material planning and procurement, including MRP planning using ERP systems.

Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.  Proficiency working with spreadsheets and data analytics, along with the ability to communicate results effectively to a diverse audience. 

Critical thinker who has attention to detail. Adept at problem solving with incomplete or ambiguous inputs.

Action-oriented, strong sense of ownership and geared to continuous improvement.  

You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Carbon, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.