United States, Geneva, NY, Beauty Care

Supply Planner


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Implement and maintain inventory strategies for all finished goods by regular review and optimization of inventory parameters and levels (e.g. cycle time, safety stock, ABC categorization)
  • Consultation with Production Schedulers regarding availability of production lines and approval of downtime at manufacturing sites.
  • Place orders upon Manufacturing based upon agreed lead time and capacity availability.
  • Set up inventory targets and monitor actual inventory levels vs. targets.
  • Identify and manage potential inventory obsolescence to minimize write-offs.
  • Review out of stock situations, shortage of supply, or allocation situations and recommend mitigating actions. 
  • Manage production planning related master data in the supply chain systems, including safety stock targets, lead times, lot sizes, and capacity parameters - working in conjunction with Demand Planners and Schedulers.
  • Conduct root cause analysis for supply chain issues/variances.


  • Minimum 4-year Bachelor’s Degree, Supply Chain, Engineering or Accounting degrees preferred.      
  • Thorough knowledge of MRPII and/or APICS supply chain processes. • CPIM certification preferred.      
  • Thorough knowledge and comfort working with ERP systems, Microsoft Office applications, and BI reporting tools.      
  • 5+ years Supply Chain experience

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral.  At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 20008293
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067