Distribution Supply Planning Lead

Goodyear, AZ
Full Time

About fairlife, LLC

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fairlife, LLC is a Chicago-based dairy company that creates great-tasting, nutrition-rich and value-added products to nourish consumers.

With more than $1B in annual retail sales, fairlife’s growing portfolio of delicious, lactose-free, real dairy products includes: fairlife® ultra-filtered milk; Core Power® High Protein Shakes, a sports nutrition drink to support post-workout recovery; fairlife® nutrition plan™, a nutrition shake to support the journey to better health; and fairlife® Light Ice Cream.

A wholly owned subsidiary of The Coca-Cola company, fairlife, LLC has been recognized by both Fast Company and Nielsen for its industry leading innovation.

The company is driven by its values of caring for the people, animals, and planet it touches across its business. By providing nourishing products, implementing stringent care standards for animals, and stewarding efficient operations and responsible packaging, fairlife, LLC puts a focus each day on making a positive impact for all. 

To learn more about fairlife and its complete line of products, please visit fairlife.com.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information: fairlife, LLC complies with the federal contractor COVID-19 vaccination mandate, which requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022, except for those with documented and approved medical or religious accommodations. Prior to starting with fairlife, successful candidates will be required to: (i) be at least partially vaccinated against COVID-19 and in the process of getting fully vaccinated; (ii) be able to provide fairlife with proof of vaccination, or (iii) have applied for and received a medical or religious-based accommodation to be exempt from the mandatory vaccination policy.

job purpose: The Distribution Supply Planning Lead will lead customer service at our Goodyear, AZ facility. They will process order updates and communication to supply planners within the distribution network. This role is responsible for effectively managing order status requests, communicating inventory position, and providing regular updates to internal and external stakeholders regarding our ability to service demand down to a SKU level for all locations.

responsibilities:

  • Understand the dynamics of production plan, capacity of our network, and the risks to ensuring adequate supply.
  • Lead the team in reporting on the daily outgoing shipments, which consists of making sure inventory is available for scheduled outbound loads and calling out any potential risks.
  • Oversee that the production schedule is current to schedule trucks based on material produces.
  • Direct others in preparing outgoing and receiving incoming shipments.
  • Determine action during OOS situations and lead communication to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Support the team in determining best routes when impromptu scheduling of freight is needed.
  • Work with Quality Assurance on finished good release timing, follow up on any quality deviations to understand impact on inventory and timing.
  • Lead reconciliation of Finished Good inventory variances with warehouse leadership.
  • Work closely with accounts payable to make sure orders are fulfilled and completed for month end.

 

skills/qualifications required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred
  • Previous experience in Supply Chain or Operations role preferred
  • Experience with Excel modeling
  • Excellent math and statistical skills
  • Proficient planning and scheduling skills
  • Familiarity with ERP systems & included business processes (NetSuite & Microsoft Dynamics 365 preferred)
  • Experience with business intelligence visualization tools such as Power BI
  • Highly-motivated, self-starter

position location: Goodyear, AZ

reports to: Customer Service Supervisor

travel: 5-10%

exempt/nonexempt: exempt

fairlife, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. All qualified applicants and employees will be given equal opportunity. Selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

In addition to its nondiscrimination commitment, the Company will also provide reasonable accommodation of qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the Company. If you have a disability and would like to request accommodation in order to apply for a position with us, please email [email protected].

Why fairlife



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  • "In my career, finding an organization that’s growing their core business at an exceptional pace, innovating for the future and having fun with good people while doing it is the holy grail, and fairlife has it. "
    Norm Baker
    Finance Director
  • “I absolutely love working for fairlife because of the positive values they have! In my time here I have been given many opportunities to move up within the plant and am treated as part of the family.”
    Nurul Yaminudin
    Warehouse Supervisor
  • “Over the past 7 years, I have had the opportunity to grow from a Processing Operator to my current position as a Packaging Coordinator. fairlife believes in better and shows it by caring for their employees while offering competitive pay and career advancement opportunities.”
    Leonarda Roma
    Packaging Supervisor
  • "It’s a place where I’ve grown and learned a lot, giving me the ability to move into my role as a Packaging Technician. The people here are positively great teammates and the heart of what makes fairlife the place it is."
    Katie Sanger
    Continuous Improvement Specialist
  • “fairlife is fast-paced, exciting, and growing quickly! This company is all in on innovation, and the support I’ve gotten for my own ideas has been incredible. We truly live out our credo of better values.”
    Lauren Knight
    Communications Manager

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fairlife, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. All qualified applicants and employees will be given equal opportunity. Selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

In addition to its nondiscrimination commitment, the Company will also provide reasonable accommodation of qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the Company. If you have a disability and would like to request accommodation in order to apply for a position with us, please email [email protected]