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Supply Chain Planner

Arlington, Texas
Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 163039BR

Job Description

  • This position is responsible to plan, schedule and monitoring all MRP Planning activities in order to assure RM availability to meet production requirements.
  • This position works closely with all Plant functions as well as Pepsi Logistics to maximize efficiency of operations and support the agenda for PGCS NA Supply Chain function.
  • This position is responsible for monitoring DII
  • Raw material planning/ purchasing activities for all salt and packaging components for the Arlington facility to meet production requirements
  • Maintain innovation project timelines through procurement, planning and expediting activities for all new product launches being managed through the Arlington facility
  • Manage down at risk materials through site transfers, production planning and coordination with NY logistics team
  • Resolve supply-related delays, obstacles, conflicts and product supply issues
  • Maintain optimal quality-approved stock in order to maximize manufacturing up-time while balancing cash-flow (working capital (inventory management)
  • Minimize raw materials costs and execute cost savings projects (productivity focus)
  • Perform monthly inventory obsolescence review as per PepsiCo guidelines & ensure right assessment of risk.
  • Work with Planners & Scheduler to ensure effective capacity utilization
  • Maintain SAP Master Files as required from a Planning Perspective
  • Maintain GCS documentation and ensure full compliance & successfully complete SOX and GCS audits as required
  • Compliance with all Manufacturing GMP and
  • Plant Food Safety & Quality Policies
  • Adherence to FSSC 22000 and FSMA standards to ensure the production of a safe product
  • Responsible for maintaining and complying with all applicable PepsiCo, Federal, State, and Local regulations and standards.
  • Follow all applicable facility health, safety, and environmental requirements (e.g. PPE policy) and procedures for reporting incidents and/or injuries per the PepsiCo Employee Handbook.
  • Authority to immediately address safety risks
  • Assist in continuous improvement of ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, GEHSMS programs and procedures though active participation in the near miss/good catch program.


  • Bachelor’s degree (Business, Supply Chain, Finance, etc.)
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of experience managing in Supply Chain functions as Demand Management/Planning/Inventory Management and/or strategic sourcing (Mfg. environment)
  • Knowledge of SAP systems
  • Knowledge of Lean Six-Sigma concepts and methodologies
  • Excellent supervisory, interpersonal written and verbal communicational skills.
  • Excellent communication / interpersonal skills
  • Excellent negotiation and analytical skills with ability to manage and develop supplier relationships
  • Ability to manage multiple complex tasks to completion
  • Ability to energize, develop, and build rapport at all levels within an organization
  • Willing to travel approximately 20%

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular

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