Supply Chain S&OP Lead
Novelis Corporation

Atlanta, Georgia

Posted in Manufacturing and Production

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Position Overview

The Supply Chain S&OP Lead - Metal Inputs will be responsible for the strategic planning of all inputs for our remelt centers and ingot supply for Hot Mill production in support of the Can, Auto, and Specialty value streams. The management of metal inputs includes system wide generation of "Run-around" scrap, and third party purchases of scrap and sheet ingot. Additionally, the role will also lead and execute the ongoing development and implementation of reporting and analysis, tracking and reporting on Key Performance Indicators, lead project teams to improve strategic planning, actively manage inventory positions, metal flow, forecasting/planning, and provide and drive system support and development through project teams.

At Novelis, our people are our greatest asset. We embrace our diversity to see real world problems through various lenses, and make break-through technology possible. Our family oriented atmosphere encourages and enables employees and their families to give back to their communities through volunteering and working with non-profit partners and local schools towards making communities safer, supporting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education initiatives and growing recycling by consumers. We operate in a strong encouraging environment with opportunities to be a part of our employee mentorship programs to guide you through your career.

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  • Clearly understand the metal flow, input consumption capabilities, system constraints, input strategy, EBITDA and cash flow objectives set forth in the strategic plan
  • Communicate strategic direction to remelt planning personnel and metal buyers as to the metal mix required to meet strategic objectives
  • Own the S&OP Plan, Forecasting and Annual & Strategic Planning process for metal inputs
  • Lead and support the ongoing delivery and development of the Sales and Operating Plan and Annual Budget Process
  • Lead and drive the S&OP process for Metal Inputs.
  • Provide data and management information and analysis on behalf of all Value Streams
  • Represent Supply Chain relative to the management of 3rd party sheet ingot supply and delivery performance. Participate in joint supplier improvement teams
  • Adjust metal input buffers in order to meet inventory objectives and continuity of sheet ingot supply
  • Active management and leadership of input buy signals, run around scrap generation and consumption, third party sheet ingot positions and purchases, and overall input inventory positions
  • Develop tools that can be used to quickly and accurately assess supply, capacity and inventory issues and opportunities. Use these tools to improve financial performance
  • Develop business process and sustainable IT systems (SAP and Legacy) to continuously improve business performance relative to metal inputs, sheet ingot and inventory
Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in business administration or similar subject area with exposure to supply chain management through experience and/or course work
  • Achieve Certified Production and Inventory Manager (CPIM) within 3 years (required)
  • Over 5 years related experience in multinational manufacturing company, similar industry is preferred
  • Desire to take initiative and develop a pro-active relationship with customers (internal & external) through follow-up, understanding their needs and fostering a collaborative relationship
  • Must be flexible and able to operate in a fast-paced environment
  • Solid understanding of planning optimization models and tools required, preferably Quintiq Macro Planner.
  • SAP experience, in particular APO is a plus
  • Excellent analytical skills: ability to extract data and draw conclusions and recommendations
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) skills; ability to connect with all levels in the organization
  • Must possess leadership skills to direct, lead and develop other personnel to accomplish personal, plant and corporate
Location Profile

Novelis' Global Corporate Headquarters is located in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta Georgia and employs approximately 250 people. It is co-located with Novelis' North America regional office which employs approximately 225 people. Supporting its 24 operations worldwide Novelis' corporate office is home to the executive leadership team and global functions that support the automotive beverage can and high-end specialties value streams. The City of Atlanta provides a diverse and family-friendly place to live with countless museums cultural organizations and educational institutions including the Georgia Aquarium Woodruff Arts Center CNN Center Georgia Tech and Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In the Atlanta area Novelis has strong community partnerships with Atlanta Habitat for Humanity GeorgiaFIRST and Agape Youth and Family Center in addition to many local museums and community groups. Novelis recognizes its talented and diverse workforce as a key competitive advantage. Novelis provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants. All terms and conditions of employment at Novelis including recruiting hiring placement promotion termination layoffs recalls transfers leaves of absence compensation and training are without regard to race color religion age sex national origin disability status genetics protected veteran status sexual orientation gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal provincial or local laws.

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