Senior Planner

Supply Chain Shenzhen, China


Position at Logitech

The Role:

You will be managing the Demand and Supply Planning for FG suppliers. Planning for manufacturing transitions to South Asia countries and driving Continuous Improvement in Global Planning team. 

Your Contribution:

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:

  • You will be managing suppliers’ production constraints, critical material preparation and shipment to bridge demand/supply gap between Logitech DCs and suppliers.
  • Take initiatives to manage supply chain for owning suppliers/products to minimize late delivery;
  • Ensure the rationality of critical constraints management (include tooling, assembly line capacity, lead-times …);
  • Work with cross-functional teams to remove roadblocks that may hinder supply;
  • Manage product phase-in/out activities to keep obsolesce ratio within defined level;
  • Manage supplier delivery performance to beat defined on-time delivery target;
  • Train up new supplier to meeting our supply chain requirements and using our system;
  • Qualify new supplier on their Planning and Purchasing capability;
  • Ensure suppliers’ SCM processes comply with Logitech standard via supplier quarterly auditing/ranking process;
  • Release tooling PO and manage tooling scrap process;
  • Regular / Reasonable travel to supplier site (<10%);
  • Leverage demand and supply so as to maximize revenue with the lowest cost;
  • Planning for manufacturing transitions to South Asia countries with necessary knowledge on manufacturing operation process, buffer planning, inventory planning, logistics and compliance, etc.;
  • Drive Continuous Improvement for supplier service, cycle time reduction, supply flexibility, visibility of components, tooling and labor preparation

Key Qualifications:

For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team

  • University BA. Degree;
  • At least 5 years Supply Chain Management experience in electronics industry, ODM supplier management experience preferred;
  • Solid work experience in international company;
  • Good knowledge in global supply chain management and MPS process;
  • Good knowledge in MRP, ERP. Quick learner if not familiar with Oracle;
  • Familiar with electronics manufacturing process and product characteristics;
  • Familiar with production planning and material control;
  • Down-to-earth working attitude is a must;
  • Excellent communication skills with proactive working attitude;
  • Good analytical skill is required;
  • Experience in logistics is a plus;
  • Good Project Management skills is preferred;
  • Proficient in advanced Ms Excel and Power Point;
  • Good command of written & spoken English & Mandarin.
  • Experience on manufacturing oversea transitions is preferred

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.