Johnson & Johnson Careers

Supply Chain Planner

Skillman, New Jersey
Inventory Planning/Control

Job Description

Requisition ID: 6905180712

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson’s Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Supply Chain Planner, 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 on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion.  Proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 

The Supply Chain Planner will be responsible for:

  • Planning and controlling inventory of finished goods for sales warehouses, distribution centers, and factors mixing points to meet sales and distribution demand
  • Analyzing inventory levels, inventory positioning and production and sale forecasts
  • Planning inventory per the sales forecast, to meet both customer service and inventory targets
  • Reviewing and analyzing stock control records and information such as consumption rate, characteristics of items in storage, and current market conditions and recommends replenishment plan
  • Recommending improvement to inventory system where errors could affect the replenishment systems, financial position, credibility, or overall operation
  • Updating inventory records, and controls inventory accuracy and controls inventory levels by changing reorder points and par levels to meet changing demands
  • Troubleshooting severe inventory inaccuracies
  • Auditing warehouse locations especially problem inbound/outbound staging locations
  • Developing reports to keep service management aware of potential trends, shortages, back orders, and status of service parts as required
  • Preparing special reports, statistics and graphs used to analyze data
  • Supporting supervisor, vendors and staff to resolve any problems and/or concerns
  • Providing information and assistance on inventory policies and/or procedures

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required, a focus in Supply Chain Management, Engineering or Logistics is preferred
  • A minimum of one (1) year of supply chain operations including (logistics, planning, forecasting, distribution, warehouse and procurement) experience is required
  • Inventory management experience is preferred
  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Excel is required, advanced ability (i.e. creating Pivot Tables and V-lookups) is preferred
  • Strong analytical and data-driven decision-making skills are required
  • Experience with Six Sigma / LEAN / Process Excellence tools and/or certifications are preferred
  • Project management experience and/or certification is preferred
  • APICS certification is preferred
  • This position is to be located in Skillman, NJ and may require up to 5% domestic and international travel

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