Distribution Planner


Place of work
Brno, Czechia
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving. Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. The epicenter of this transformation is the network—our passion. Our experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help our customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers— we provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.

General Summary:
As a Distribution Planner, you will provide expertise for the CMS business unit. You will execute against standard processes, reports, methods and techniques to optimize and manage the end to end planning process, ensuring we meet our Distribution Planning strategy in respect to Supply and Demand activities Globally
Duties & Responsibilities:
• Daily execution of all supply and demand activities
o Daily scheduling of new demands in SAP within 48hrs
o Create and maintain supply orders in line with demands
o Daily MRP execution for all requirements planning
o Maintain date accuracy on all supply and demand orders under your control
• Full control and ownership of the end to end distribution planning process
o Track internal & external supply orders to ensure they ship on time
o Manage and Escalate any shipment delays that may affect customer ship dates
o Ensure supply is available on time to make physical shipment to the customer
o Communicate with logistics & external parties to provide updates on incoming supply, expediting the process where possible
• Attend daily meetings with the Logistics team to ensure materials are available to meet the daily/weekly shipment plan
• Monitor and report on packed on hold orders that will affect revenue target
• Manage any shortages or priority allocations with the Demand Planning team
• Communicate any delays or changes with relevant Customer Service Representative or receiving planner
• Closely communicate with vendors, Local Manufacturing planners/Demand Planners & procurement to resolve delivery issues
• Collaborates with procurement on PIR and source list creation where required
• Analyze safety stocks & forecast to provide recommendations to the Demand Planning team on changes
• Monitor and report on inventory and turns levels in region
o Analyze and report on slow moving inventory
o Analyze Business Objects & Business Objects Explorer reports to report on Global Key Performance Indicator’s

Employee perks, benefits

It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

Qualifications & Experience Required:

• 5+ years’ experience of MRP systems (Specifically SAP preferred) in a high-volume manufacturing or distribution planning environment
• APICS certification preferred (CPIM, CSCP, or CIRM)
• Expertise in Global Supply Chain Operations
• Demonstrated ability to effectively interact and communicate with personnel of various levels and disciplines
• Flexibility to be able to travel globally on occasions and/or work remotely across various time zones
• Fluent English Language skills - verbal and written
• Effective PC skills - MS Office


Brief description of the company

CommScope (NASDAQ: COMM) Founded in 1976, the transformational acquisitions of Avaya's Connectivity Solutions (SYSTIMAX®) and Andrew Corporation. Our portfolio of end-to-end solutions includes everything for our customers & companies design, build and manage their wired and wireless networks. We are one of the world's leading Base station Antenna manufacturer and suppliers of broadband solutions. Our portfolio of radio frequency (RF) and optical network products meets the growing needs of communications service providers around the globe. We have Manufacturing facilities more than 15 countries, 30 Locations and worldwide around 25,000 employees are working in all divisions & in all major geographic regions at CommScope. Pro forma net sales (for the 12-month period ended June 30, 2015) were approximately $5.3 billion and pro forma adjusted EBITDA (excluding anticipated synergies) was approximately $1 billion. The company now holds a portfolio of approximately 9,800 patents and patent applications, with research and development investment of more than $200 million a year.

Divisions are: Base Station Antenna – Manufacturing, R&D Centre, Hardware, and Software (IT)

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ID: 3618042   Datum zveřejnění: 11.3.2019