Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
The mission of the Planning & Fulfillment function is to support profitable growth by ensuring the accurate tactical planning of our demand and our operations, optimizing inventory and resource management and the perfect fulfillment of customers’ orders.
This mission is achieved by balancing and improving five metrics : customer on-time delivery, inventory, lead-time, forecast accuracy and resource optimization.
ABB’s Electrification business is a leading provider of a full range of protection, control and measurement solutions - enabling safer and smarter electricity flow from substation to the point of consumption.
We deliver products and systems designed to connect, protect and control electrical systems, ensuring reliability, efficiency and safety for equipment and personnel.
As a Planning and Fulfillment Manager, you will lead Supply Planning and Inventory Management in RDC in Electrification Business in Singapore.
Reporting to the RDC Manager, you will drive planning initiatives to improve customer on time delivery, lead-time, and be accountable for inventory, ITO and a regional planning team.
Developing, communicating and implementing ComOps and BLs strategies which are aligned with the business strategy.
Operations planning and scheduling owner of the RDC supply planning process. Providing visibility of supply capacity and local objectives into the regional S&OP process.
Owning the inventory or NWC check book for the local unit, establishing and maintaining an inventory management processes including WIP, finished goods in line with Group / Division / Business Unit instructions.
Being accountable for inventory within RDC and driving inventory optimization projects within and together with Com Ops team and the BLs.
Fulfillment planning by running a short-term planning process or S&OE process, connecting planning with execution, coordinating an appropriate response to unplanned events with FF and LSOs.
Reviewing and evaluating vendor performance and supply feedback on improvements.
Leading / contributing to cross-functional initiatives for optimizing customer on-time delivery, lead-time, inventory, resource utilization, and forecast accuracy.
Developing best practices and processes, driving efficiency and improvements across all facets of the business and collaborating with other units in the end-to-end supply chain.
Providing local leadership for the development of best practices in planning systems and integrated ERPs.
Ensuring (with HR Manager support) that local planning teams are properly organized, staffed, and skilled and directed.
Guiding, motivating and developing direct and indirect subordinates within HR policies, for the benefit of both ABB and the employee.
Living ABB’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.
5-10 years of related professional and Manager experience.
Degree in logistics / supply chain / business management relevant qualifications.
Robust experience in SAP and APO.
Broad understanding and knowledge in end-to-end demand and supply chain.
Experience in managing collaboration within cross-functional team
Strong communication skills. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, adapting message to a variety of different stakeholders.
Ability to function in a high volume setting with tight deadlines. Attention to detail with strong focus on lean processes.
Ability to identify root causes of errors and appropriate corrective actions.