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Supply Planning Supervisor

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Date: Nov 6, 2021

Location: Stuarts Draft, VA, US

Company: Hollister Incorporated

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Department: Operations 


Provide leadership in customer service (both internal and external), finished good and WIP planning, inventory management, systems integration & testing, and plant performance metrics. Contribute to the profitability, continuity, and reliability of the Stuarts Draft facility compatible with Hollister’s Mission and Vision.



  • Ensure production plans balance supply with avaialble capacity at optimal cost structure.
  • Train personnel, prepare training aids, and ensure transaction accuracy of production planner duties.
  • Provide day-to-day customer service performance and communication.
  • Monthly compilation of data to support the sales & operating plan (S&OP) cycle. Key liaison with multiple functions for plant S&OP cycle.
  • Design and implement a standard exception based planning approach for production planners.
  • Responsible for ensuring inventory is managed to targets.
  • Lead production planners to successfully work with production teams to ensure schedule attainment metric is achieved.
  • Daily, weekly, monthly Supply Chain reporting (i.e., recurring supply planning meeting preparation, capacity utilization updates, Pre-SOP updates, inventory projection updates).
  • Annual Operating Plan, Mid-Year & Q3 budgeting process to include units and hours projections/plans.
  • Support the annual financial audit.
  • Lead and participate in projects in support of Continuous Improvement and annual plant objectives.
  • Execute integration testing of business systems software including performing tests and recommending changes in configuration based on results and error resolution to support plant business processes.
  • Responsible for achieving competency in all identified skill requirements outlined in associated training profile for position.
  • Other duties and tasks as assigned.


Essential Functions of the Role:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting
  • Ability to interface with a computer for long periods of time
  • Computer keyboard operations
  • Frequent movement over large manufacturing floor area
  • Constant utilization of listening skills
  • Travel requirements – 10 - 20%


Work Experience Requirements:

  • Number of Overall Years Necessary: 5-8
  • ERP experience
  • Supervision and/or management
  • Planning, inventory and procurement
  • Manufacturing experience preferred


Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Certified Production and Inventory Management (CPIM desired) or Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) preferred


Specialized Skills/Technical Knowledge:

  • Microsoft Office skills, especially Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Analysis and detail orientation for accuracy
  • Strong analytical skills
  • System knowledge of SAP Hana & SAP APO, together with experience in APO PP/DS (Production Planning/Detailed Scheduling) would be an advantage


Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops, manufactures, and markets products for ostomy care, continence care, and wound care and develops educational support for patients and healthcare professionals. We have been in business for more than 95 years. Our products are sold in more than 90 countries and we have manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents. At Hollister Incorporated, we are passionate about the work we do, and we are committed to making life more rewarding and dignified for our Associates and for the people who use our products and services. A career at Hollister Incorporated can take many paths, all of them leading to rewarding opportunities.


Hollister is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

Job Req ID: 27343

Nearest Major Market: Charlottesville
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

Job Segment: Supply, ERP, Supply Chain, Supply Planner, SAP, Operations, Technology