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Manager Material Planning

Date:  Jun 7, 2022

Milwaukee, WI, US

Requisition ID: 21673 

A Career in Beer:   
Our purpose at Molson Coors Beverage Company is to delight the world’s beer drinkers.   We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  


We are Talent Brewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do then we want to hear from you.


The Headlines:  

In the role of Manager, Material Planning working in Milwaukee, WI, you will manage material planning processes, and define / manage the process which determines the can, bottle, paper (carton, labels, sleeves) supplier requirements plans.  You will also oversee the execution of material supply plans, coordinate course corrections, and develop and implement contingency plans across the supplier network.
This position reports to the Director, North America Materials Planning, and collaborates closely with Sales, Marketing, and Finance, as well as our overall Supply Chain teams.


The Responsibilities: 
•    Drives value creation through the design and optimization of the supply network, from supplier through brewery.  
•    Contributes to the supply planning component of the Sales & Operations Planning process, which aligns Sales, Supply Chain, and Finance leadership on volume, revenue, and supply plans.
•    Drives company revenue growth through effective materials supply plans, processes, systems, and tools.  Business owner of all future SAP materials planning systems and process integration into back end execution systems including MRP, inventory management, and integration with artwork management and master data processes.

The Other Qualifications: 
•    7+ years of experience in Supply Chain leadership, preferably in the CPG industry
•    You will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations, Business or related discipline  
•    Expert knowledge and full understanding of interdependencies of material flow and production planning, capacity planning, scheduling processes, and inventory management,  Working knowledge of forecasting, sales, marketing operations and budgets.
•    You love a challenge. You complete complex projects quickly and adeptly with your understanding of the business priorities.  You act with appropriate urgency to various market events and trends that require a quick turnaround in plans and strategy  
•    You are confident and competent. You are diplomatic, professional and exercise great judgment in developing and maintaining excellent business relationships within the business 
•    You are a motivated leader that can inspire others; you respect your commitments and are able to obtain optimal results from your team through respect and development 


Work Perks that You Need to Know About:  
•    As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know  colleagues on a first name basis across the globe 
•    We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are
•    You can become a Certified Beer Enthusiast through in-house training that includes everything from brewing techniques to beer tasting and food pairings  
•    Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment, an Employee Assistance Program and discount plans 
•    Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental and vision
•    Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences 


At Molson Coors, the health and safety of our people is our number one priority. That’s why all offers of employment in the U.S. and Puerto Rico where legally permitted are contingent on the candidate showing proof of being fully vaccinated against Covid 19 (currently one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine or two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine) to pass the pre-employment requirements. Individuals with medical issues or religious beliefs or practices that prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.


Job Posting Grade: 12 


At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee