Responsible for planning supply and inventory of customer-premise-equipment for Comcast Business based on short-term demand and long term budget. Leads and develops a team of planners, to ensure the supply of high-value equipment supporting multiple product areas. Responsibilities include ensuring optimization of supply and production plans for equipment and related materials across the enterprise and defining and driving key performance indicators around inventory and availability. Develops plans that meet financial and operational objectives, in the mid-term and responds with changes to the plan for short-term reactions. Ensures operational plans are aligned with business objectives. Contributes to functional strategy development. Has a greater degree of impact on business results, and typically manages one or more groups of professional employees.
Plan, implement and manage strategies to maintain optimal inventory levels and achieve cost objectives.
Serve as a mentor and subject matter expert within the planning platform, training and mentoring direct reports and dotted lines for efficient use of the system at every level.
Develop requirements for system enhancements to existing planning applications and/or system integrations as new tools are introduced.
Key contact for field and corporate escalations, ensuring the team works quickly to resolve all issues related to inventory/materials production and planning.
Ensure the planning teams are adhering to agreed master data management (MDM) policies to ensure a common understanding, consistency, accuracy and control in the ongoing maintenance and application use of information.
Through collaboration with key stakeholders, take accountability for driving continuous improvements in the sales and operations planning (S&OP) process, securing alignment of key matrixed cross functional teams (both field and corporate).
Provide in-depth knowledge of Supply Chain systems, processes, and tools to focus on effective materials management, planning, forecasting, network optimization, and transportation management.
Lead enterprise wide performance improvement projects to increase production quality and capacity; Effectively communicate all project timelines, deliverables, and risks associated with the stand-up and deployment of the operation.
Develop short and long-term plan for capacity needs that seek to minimize total costs while maintaining service levels.
Support the development of repeatable, and thus scalable, plans and processes in order to speed time to market and improve operational efficiency.
Contribute to the hiring, training and onboarding of new planners into the supply chain team.
Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Employees at all levels are expected to:
Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job.
Own the customer experience think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services.
Know your stuff be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products and services, especially our digital tools and experiences.
Win as a team make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas.
Be an active part of the Net Promoter System a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers.
Drive results and growth.
Respect and promote inclusion & diversity.
Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.
Comcast Corporation is a global media and technology company with three primary businesses: Comcast Cable, NBCUniversal, and Sky. Comcast Cable is one of the United States’ largest video, high-speed internet, and phone providers to residential customers under the Xfinity brand, and also provides these services to businesses. It also provides wireless and security and automation services.