OSI Systems, Inc

  • Supply Planner

    Location US-WA-Snoqualmie
    Posted Date 1 month ago(5/9/2018 8:45 PM)
    Spacelabs Healthcare
    Requisition #
  • Overview

    At Spacelabs Healthcare, we are on a mission to provide continuous innovation in healthcare technology for better clinical and economic outcomes. Our scalable solutions deliver critical patient data across local and remote systems, enable better-informed decisions, increase efficiencies, and create a safer environment for patients.


    Why work at Spacelabs? Because lives depend on you!


    Supply Planning manages the supply forecast and master production schedule for Spacelabs to achieve production, service, revenue, and inventory targets. Strategically, this position is a direct contributor to strategic planning impacting the forecast and build schedules and works cross functionally to manage manufacturing requirements, engineering change orders, supply chain materials purchasing, marketing initiatives, and sales forecasts. Tactically, the supply planner manages the forecast and other inputs into the ERP system to ensure the effective functioning of production lines and the supply chain.  The supply planner must understand global business requirements, provide feedback on Operations capabilities, provide insights and recommendations, and mitigate supply chain constraints and service risks.


    • Utilize demand history to statistically forecast projected demand to support planning horizon for all products and families assigned (operational forecasts)
    • Review historical sales trends, research demand drivers, compare & refine statistical forecast models, summarize data, validate and evaluate forecast results
    • Lead and participate in cross-functional reviews to reconcile variances in demand forecasts and refine to reflect updated Sales & Marketing initiatives & inputs
    • Create and manage the master production schedule (MPS); maintain the MPS to ensure accuracy and currency
    • Primary contact for the commercial teams, manufacturing and supply chain regarding supply changes, trends, potential changes and upside/downside risks
    • Lead and drive the supply planning and review focusing on operational plan change drivers and financial plan gap-closing opportunities
    • Support business execution of new programs and initiatives that include promotional activities, new product launches, last time buy needs, phase-outs and distribution redesigns
    • Participate in the development and implementation of supply chain and distribution strategies; ensure master data integrity and product maintenance decisions support these strategies
    • Support master data maintenance and planning processes, ensuring integrity of data to optimize supply planning performance
    • Drive improvement in inventory strategies on existing items, new products, and product phase-outs to optimize inventory position and minimize E&O inventories; review and maintain planning parameters in accordance
    • Participate in and lead collaborative operational excellence projects
    • Monitor key performance indicators and identify initiatives to improve performance
    • Reconcile annual demand plans with supply plans and communicate any gaps
    • Uphold the Company’s core values of Integrity, Innovation, Accountability, and Teamwork
    • Demonstrate behavior consistent with the Company’s Code of Ethics and Conduct
    • It is the responsibility of every Spacelabs Healthcare employee to report to their manager or a member of senior management any quality problems or defects in order for corrective action to be implemented and to avoid recurrence of the problem
    • Duties may be modified or assigned at any time to meet the needs of the business


    • Bachelor’s degree (in business, supply chain, operations management, economics or engineering preferred) or equivalent experience
    • Experience in demand and/or supply planning, preferably in a manufacturing environment, 5+ years experience for level 3, 8+ years experience for level 4. Overall relevant experience determines level
    • Working knowledge and experience with ERP and MRP systems
    • Capable of performing complex data analysis to improve supply chain performance and customer service
    • Must be able to complete job responsibilities working with different time zone needs such as attending late night/early morning meetings by phone and/or web to meet business needs
    • In depth knowledge of sales based statistical models and predictive analysis; R programming, regression analysis, advanced Excel / VBA, a plus
    • Experience with Microsoft AX and Business Intelligence preferred
    • Strong understanding of Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) elements and process preferred
    • Proven track record in delivering change, process improvement, and root cause analytics
    • Experienced user of MS Office Applications, including intermediate to advanced knowledge of Excel


    Equal Opportunity Employer


    EEO is the Law


    Poster Link: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf


    OSI Systems, Inc. has three operating divisions: (a) Security, providing security and inspection systems, turnkey security screening solutions and related services; (b) Healthcare, providing patient monitoring, diagnostic cardiology and anesthesia systems; and (c) Optoelectronics and Manufacturing, providing specialized electronic components and electronic manufacturing services for original equipment manufacturers with applications in the defense, aerospace, medical and industrial markets, among others.


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