Johnson & Johnson Careers

Supply Chain Planner, External Manufacturing

Skillman, New Jersey
Inventory Planning/Control

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1074180510

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Supply Chain Planner, External Manufacturing to be located in Skillman, NJ. 
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people’s lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees. The Johnson & Johnson Group of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide. Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units:  Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and Over-The-Counter (OTC) products. 

Thriving with a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

The Supply Chain Planner will:

Perform supply planning for assigned products to meet customer service goals, optimize inventory investment and meet production requirements.  

Be responsible for key performance indicators such as case fills rates, inventory days of supply (DOS), and SLOB levels.  

Perform finished goods inventory planning, management and reporting (i.e., safety stock modeling for components & raw materials, lead identification and minimization of obsolete inventory, and support builds for new products and phase-in/phase-outs for existing SKU's).  

Develop a master schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates required by sales forecasts or customer orders.  

Build attainable product line production schedules to meet customer service goals, optimize inventory investments and meet production requirements. 

Manage long term planning for strategic suppliers and participate in supplier capacity reviews.  

Perform planning and related data analysis needed for cross-functional projects.  


A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required.  A focused degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, Math, Engineering, or Logistics is preferred. 

A minimum 2 years of related work experience in Consumer Products Supply Chain Operations (including logistics, forecasting, distribution, warehouse and procurement) is required.  

Proficiency with Microsoft Office, specifically with Excel is required.  

SAP experience is preferred.  

Experience with Six Sigma/Process Excellence Tools, Training, and/or Certification is preferred. 

APICS certification is strongly preferred.    

This position will be located in Skillman, NJ and may require up to 10% of domestic travel. 

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Skillman
J & J Consumer Inc. (6101)
Job Function
Inventory Planning/Control
Requisition ID