Adient US LLC Supply Chain Manager in Holland, Michigan

JOB DESCRIPTIONSupply Planning ManagerBehaviors and Competencies•High levels of personal integrity when conducting the professional affairs of the organization and dealing with sensitive and confidential data relating to risk and cost.•Highly motivated to develop and lead a team.•The ability to uphold the goals and culture of the organization.•The ability to understand the values of team members and to support them appropriately.•More interested in business results than personal preferences, and in group, rather than individual, achievement.•An understanding of strategic business objectives, how supply planning supports these objectives and the ability to drive results toward those objectives.•Meet deadlines and work under pressure, with limited supervision.•Well-organized and with a high level of attention to detail.•Strong positive influence/motivatorEducation and Training•An undergraduate degree in supply chain management, operations, engineering, mathematics or a related fieldSkills•Ability to communicate fluently in English.•Strong communication skills, with a proven ability to understand key supply-planning concepts and communicate with business stakeholders.•Strong organizational skills, the ability to perform in a command-and-control role under pressure and to manage multiple priorities with competing demands.•Strong analytical, data processing and problem-solving skills.•Proficiency in supply-planning process/supplier-management process formulation and improvement.•Proficiency in working in a fast-paced, complex, dynamic, multicultural business environment.•Strong analytical problem solving skills. Situational Appraisal and Strategic Planning ability. Proposes and oversees implementation of corrective actions and continuous improvement processes.•Strong presentation skills.Knowledge•Ability to working within high-performing teams in highly collaborative environments.•Building relationships with key internal and external customers, based on trust and confidence.•Data gathering, and quantitative and qualitative data analysis, including business process metrics and measures linking to business KPIs, ideally within a manufacturing environment.•Translating business goals and metrics into business process outcomes and related business cases for specific projects.•Knowledge of general plant supply chain operations•Articulate linkages between execution process and planning processes•Knowledge of AMS Material Control•ERP logic•Subject matter expert for JDA•Subject matter expert for supplier demand streams•Understanding/familiarity of the supply-planning software currently in use by the organization.ExperienceThe following experience is considered essential:•3-5 years of experience using PC-based applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access).•3-5 years working in a supply-planning, team-based environment.•3-5 years working in a cross-functional collaborative environment, ideally within a manufacturing organization.•Experience leading peopleThe following experience is considered desirable but not mandatory:•5+ years of experience in working in the automotive industry.•5+ years of experience working within supply chain functions.•3+ years of hands-on experience with modeling, analysis and simulations tools.•Experience with JDA planning software•Tenured membership of professional