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Supply and Inventory Planning Supervisor

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Job ID 199269 Date posted 04/14/2022 Location : Chandler, Arizona

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Supply and Inventory Planning Supervisor will supervise supply and inventory planners, leading all aspects of routine supply and inventory planning activities. In this role, you will lead a team that monitors key integrated business planning performance indicators, cost to serve performance data and help to coordinate cross functional work teams.

Key Accountabilities

  • Using substantial knowledge and robust experience, define inventory strategy and segmentation, incorporating other relevant strategies.
  • Prepare the supply and inventory planning inputs for capacity scenarios and recommendations.
  • Review and publish supply and inventory planning metrics targets.
  • Conduct performance management, talent development, succession planning and engagement.
  • Lead and develop a team, coach and make decisions related to talent management, hiring, performance, and disciplinary actions.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Two years of supervisory experience
  • Seven years of experience with at least three in supply and inventory planning
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Experience overseeing day-to-day supply and inventory planning activities
  • Experience developing and delivering multimode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences

Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate at this time.  Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status, and if unvaccinated or if you choose not to disclose, you would be expected to follow Cargill’s safety protocols for unvaccinated employees (i.e., mask mandates, and social distancing).

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

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