Supply Chain Planner

Date: Sep 9, 2022

Location: Harvey, IL, US

Company: FUCHS Group

Welcome to the FUCHS Group, the world’s number one independent manufacturer of lubricants and related specialties. As a global company with roots in Germany, we expand the possibilities of whole industries, such as the automotive and aerospace sectors. More than 5,000 employees look closer, dig deeper and think further to create innovations and develop markets. That is what drives and connects us. We encourage our employees to expand their potential and grow together with us. Explore your specialties by joining us as
Supply Chain Planner Next possible start date | Harvey

Your responsibilities:

The Supply Planner works out of our corporate office in Harvey, IL and reports to the Supply Chain Director. This indvidual will be responsible for successfully leading and communicating supply plan to production to achieve customer orders and/or stocking requirements Specific responsibilities will include, but are not limited too:

  • Review and analyze current open demand against demand plan (forecast) to create supply/production plan
  • Suppy/production plan developed by utilizing material leadtimes, stocking strategy requirements, production capability and requirements
  • Co-Chairs the supply planning meeting
  • Speaks to the inventory detail in the supply planning meeting.
  • Updates the inventory plan monthly – Utilizing a rolling 12+ month supply plan.
  • Key metric responsible for tracking and reporting; supply plan vs. actual performance, significant gaps identified and lead corrective action
  • Primary contact for issues related to orders, inventory, and the supply planning process.


Qualifications we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Business, Accounting, Engineering, or another related supply chain field.
  • 2+ years of experience working in a production planning, inventory, or supply chain role required.
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel with excellent quantitative and data analysis skills.
  • Team and people oriented, professional and displays a “can-do“ attitude.
  • ERP planning experience required, SAP preferred



These are your benefits:

Fuchs offers a challenging and rewarding working environment where employees are encouraged to develop and grow as professionals.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on projects that will expand your experience and challenge your abilities in the global marketplace.  The position also offers an excellent compensation package and a comprehensive suite of benefits. 


Fuchs Lubricants Co. is an equal employment opportunity (EEO)/AA employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace (m/f/d/v)

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