Manager, Planning Strategy

enVista is a high-growth, high-tech global software, consulting, managed services and automation firm that optimizes supply chain and commerce for thousands of omnichannel retailers, distributors, and manufacturers. enVista is the only solutions provider in the market that unifies both supply chains and omnichannel commerce end-to-end, from order capture to fulfillment, and from supplier to customer.

Our global associates are on the front lines of commerce, supply chain and technology – developing innovative solutions that improve profitability, reduce waste and positively impact the world. Through onboarding, developing & training, employee awards & recognition, volunteer committees & affinity groups and mentoring, enVista hires and grows top talent.?Together, we work, grow and lead our market as a high-impact organization.

The Manager, Planning Strategy will participate in a broad range of projects to assist clients in meeting their business objectives. This could be within the Sales and Operations Planning processes and associated sub-processes of demand, supply, and inventory planning for our clients. Or it could be in the areas of inventory optimization and product positioning/flow as a stand alone project or as part of a client's network redesign project

This role will be responsible for leading a S&OP/IBP implementation project for a client.  They will be responsible either leading a team, or be directly responsible for the monthly demand and supply planning sub-processes and to lead client engagements to develop the overall process, systems, and governance landscape for an S&OP/IBP implementation project.  This individual could also be asked to utilize enVista's internally developed inventory modelling tool to identify opportunities for improvements in inventory policy to support the customers service expectations.  This will drive key deliverables including forecasting accuracy/demand variability, improvements to operational efficiencies, optimizing inventory performance and product positioning. This role will promote key business issues into the process for cross-functional decision making.  Additionally, the role will be responsible for identifying tangential and incremental business opportunities to allow enVista to expand the scope of our work with our partners, where appropriate.  The Manager should be viewed as a functional expert by the client, and be sought out by client team members, and be able to interact with leaders at all levels of the organization

What you'll be doing:    

Manage 1-2 projects of no greater than 26 weeks each at a time, as leading of a team of 1-3 consulting staff members per project, or being responsible for a complete project depending upon size and scope.
Be knowledgeable of the project deliverables, and the work required to meet the deliverables
Perform operations analysis, inventory modeling, data modeling, data mapping etc meet deliverables
Complete and submit end-of-project action report / self-assessment to the Project Manager or Project Executive
Use a high degree of tact when interacting with clients and peers
Assist sales and marketing associates by taking part in sales calls and visits
Perform other job-related duties and responsibilities as assigned

What you'll bring:

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Business, or related field; 
7+ years of Professional Industry Experience preferred; background in consulting is preferred
Requires strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Requires excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail
Ability to work well with other staff
React quickly and decisively to problems
Requires good judgment and decision-making ability
Identify with causes of the problems and takes steps to correct it
Value diversity and will embrace a highly collaborative, team-based environment
Able to maintain confidentiality of clients’ intellectual property
Expected Travel Time: 40%-50%
This job is remote and can be performed from anywhere in the United States
Benefits of Joining enVista:

Competitive Compensation & Bonuses
Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
Paid Time Off, Holidays & Volunteer Days
Life Insurance, Short/Long Term Disability
Paid Sabbatical Program
401k with Company Matching
Flexible Work Opportunities
Career Development Program
Paid Sabbatical After Seven Years of Service
Employee Referral Bonus

At enVista, diversity, equity & inclusion (DE&I) are part of our core values that we proactively foster and build upon. We are a ‘learning’ versus ‘knowing’ organization that values and welcomes diverse perspectives, ideas, beliefs and cultures as we aim to shape the technology, industries and world of the future.

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Posted Date11/30/21
Job TypeFull Time
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CountryUnited States of America

Job Functions

Customer Service
Project Management
Supply Chain Management

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