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Strategic Supply and Demand Planner

Cox Communications Inc
Atlanta, GA 30303
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*Primary Location: *6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Communications Inc
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *202102606
*Role Summary*

*Cox Communications, Inc.* is seeking a *Strategic Supply & Demand Planner. *This role plans, implements and controls the efficient and effective flow and storage of goods, services, and related information from point of origin to point of consumption to meet internal customers requirements. Develops a balanced operational plan that considers demand and supply constraints. Purchases equipment, parts, and related goods and services to meet the needs of the Company, while ensuring inventory levels of local warehouses are maintained within Days on Hand threshold. Manages the planning of product lifecycle changes

This individual should have familiarity with respect to forecasting, inventory optimization and management, sales & operations planning and team interactions. Must have the ability to deliver results by working through other team members while earning the respect and trust of individuals on the team. This position may also have regular interaction and/or represent the department with executive level leadership and requires the individual to have the ability to understand and identify short/long term impacts of planning decisions.

The Planner shall provide continuous and visible leadership for current and future end-to-end (E2E) supply chain planning processes. The Strategic Supply & Demand planner will have accountability for forecast accuracy and delivering forecasts within lead times resulting in achievement of targeted service levels / in stock and inventory days on hand.

*Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions may include the following:*

* Support Consensus Planning process with key stakeholders and boundary partners; actively participate in Sales & Operations Planning processes

* Act as single point of contact to key business stakeholders or suppliers for materials planning organization

* Aid in creation of statistical forecast and inventory stocking targets to plan purchase to stock items

* Work with key stakeholders and business leaders to influence project bill of materials, timing, locations, and plans to enable streamlined supply chain operations

* Measure and improve forecast accuracy, service level, and inventory days on hand

* Partner closely with sourcing and other supply chain planning team members to ensure seamless inventory availability

* Proactively communicate issues with key stakeholder and work collaboratively to determine and execute mitigation plans

Qualifications: [Minimum]()

* 3 or more years of experience required in related field (i.e., supply chain, business, industrial engineering)

* Demonstrated experience in demand and/or supply planning

* Strong knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint

* Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills

* Excellent interpersonal, attention to detail, presentation, and collaborative skills to work effectively with teams throughout organization

* May require travel up to 15% of the time

*Preferred *

* BS / BA degree in supply chain management, business, industrial engineering or related discipline

* Advanced degree in related discipline

* Experience creating statistical models

* APICS certification

* Oracle supply chain and ERP experience

* Experience in telecommunications industry

Who We Are
*About Cox Communications*
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
Posted: 2021-06-21 Expires: 2021-08-28
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