3P Project Planner



Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
Posted on Monday, July 1, 2024


The role will be focused on 16-18 turnkey plants for the daily work within the E2E Performance Team to deliver KPI targets. A 3P Planner will be expected to work with 3P suppliers to ensure our finished goods are available based on production schedule as well as communicate back to a broader team if there are delays/changes that impact product availability. As such, the 3P Planner has a very significant impact on customer experience and overall supply chain performance for pack and bulk finished goods which will filter down to product availability concerns for our customers. This is mostly an operational and tactical role, but a successful applicant will also need to show commercial knowledge when taking into account inventory targets across each regional distribution centers.

A successful applicant will require:
• Strong communication and stakeholder management skills
• Ability to make decisions in a timely manner with incomplete and changing information.
• Ability to root cause issues and take corrective actions quickly.
• Customer/commercial focused
• Demonstrate proactive thinking to work to improve/adjust the supply chain prior to any disruption.
• Self-starter who can apply Continuous Improvement thinking and practices (prior C training is a plus).
• Technical Skills / Capacity to pick up new systems quickly: SAP APO/GSAP, DDMRP and Microsoft Excel.

Key Challenges:
• Learning a planning system (DDMRP) and using it in the daily standard work.
• Changing customer expectations across multiple market segments and the associated complexities that this will bring.
• Supporting various new product launches and transitions, and coordinating with PLM and other teams to deliver on customer expectations.
• Working through competing priorities, especially around inventory and customer delivery targets.
• Working virtually with 3P suppliers, contract holders, and other relevant stakeholders.

Business Dimensions:
• Will need to have customer focus as a priority; understanding how the planning of finished goods directly impacts customers' experience with Shell.
• Regular engagements with the 3P suppliers, contract holders, and other planning teams as needed.
• Interaction with other Lubricants Supply Chain teams to coordinate and deliver value saving opportunities.

• Focus on open PO reports and drive root cause fixes to increase performance.

Skills & Requirements:
• Ability to manage an ever-changing scope of activities based on the business needs
• Supply Chain Project Management - Knowledge
• Facility Operations - Knowledge
• Value Chain Management & E2E Profitability - Knowledge
• Commercial & Economic Acumen - Knowledge
• Supply Chain Customer Service - Knowledge
• Supply Chain Integration & Management - Skill
• Supply Chain Scheduling & Analysis - Skill
• Supply Chain Tactical Planning - Skill

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