Global Supply Planning Manager



Taipei City, Taiwan
Posted on Thursday, May 2, 2024


As a Supply Planning Manager at Ring, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth operation of our global supply chain. You'll focus on production forecast planning based on sales demand and capacity across multiple programs. The planning activities will be base on demand priority, driving contract manufacturer (CM) to commit Available to Ship (ATS) plan, and customer expectations while optimizing inventory levels and minimizing costs. This is a unique opportunity to combine the agility and excitement of a startup with the resources and scale of Amazon.

Key job responsibilities
• Develop and execute production forecast, aligned with business objectives and customer demand, to ensure a reliable and efficient supply chain for both NPI and MP programs.
• Conduct analysis of production forecast, sales trends, and historical data to optimize inventory levels and ensure product availability.
• Work closely with contract manufacturer (CM) to establish strong relationships, manage capacity planning, monitor component supplier delivery performance, drive Available to Ship (ATS) plan, and proactively address any potential supply constraints or disruptions.
• Utilize data analytics and reporting tools to provide insights, track key performance indicators (KPIs), and communicate supply chain performance to stakeholders.

A day in the life
The Global Supply Planning Manager will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including Material Management (MM), Factory Ops Program Management (FOPM), Global Planning, and Logistic teams, to gather inputs, drive consensus, and execute supply plans effectively.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Taipei, TPE, TWN


- Experience working cross functionally with tech and non-tech teams
- 8+ years of experience in supply chain management, fulfillment management, demand and supply planning, and customer service experience.
- Bachelor's degree in supply chain management, business, engineering, or a related field. MBA or advanced degree is a plus.
- Strong understanding of supply chain concepts, inventory management, and production planning methodologies.
- Excellent verbal and written communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively across teams and influence stakeholders.
- Fluent in both English and Mandarin Chinese.


- Knowledge of ODM supply chain management and planning skills for high volume and high mix manufacturing
- Knowledge of factory operations and manufacturing processes
- Experience in interacting and effectively communicating with cross-functional teams (internally and externally)
- Proactively build and maintain a network of effective stakeholder relationships
- Readily and easily switches gears in response to unexpected events and circumstances
- Have capability to solve problems even without standard process or mechanism
- Ability to present key information to senior management and stakeholders
- Carry out root cause analysis and propose improvement initiatives