Sales Inventory & Operations Supply Planner - Plant Solutions

Job Description Summary

The Plant Solutions SIOP (Sales, Inventory, & Operations Planning) Supply Planner will require an experienced professional able to facilitate and drive results in a fast paced and supplying environment, leveraging his/her strong interpersonal and leadership skills. This role will be instrumental in leading the rollout and implementation of the Nuclear business level Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning process. SIOPs is a business management process that facilitates cross-functional collaboration between commercial, product management, engineering, finance, supply chain, operations and services teams in order to support our strategic plans and blueprints, operational plans, forecasting and drive overall LEAN efforts across the business.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

As the Plant Solutions SIOP Supply Planner you will:
  • Be responsible for the development of standardized processes within Plant Solutions Supply/capacity planning and SIOP to optimize the utilization of business resources and meet strategic business plans.
  • Collaborate with business level, product line and commercial leadership teams to build and develop supply forecasts and capacity models (6-18+months)
  • Maintain a long-range capacity models that support GEH Long Range Business Plans (1-5 years)
  • Interact with sales, marketing, and finance to understand and align on supply forecast drivers. Coordinates cross-functional discussions to document and challenge Supply Plan assumptions and refine the capacity model.
  • Utilize a collaborative and consensus approach to obtain and align on accurate information to be used for supply forecasts.
  • Recommend and implement improvements in project management processes and procedures
  • Drive a culture of rigor around supply planning processes
  • Own the execution of the Supply Planning function, accountable for ongoing improvement in resource utilization
  • Leverage and utilize internal work force planning tools in P6
  • On a monthly basis, lead the Plant Solutions SIOP Supply Reviews, prepare all data and metrics for review, identify gaps and scenarios that must be presented
  • Identify and communicate project resource gaps and provide input to the supply planning team for coordination and development of inventory strategies
  • Execute continuous management of the master supply schedule, including adherence to all required validations using the best information available, to provide long range supply visibility in support of financial planning, internal and external capacity management, and the overall S&OP process
  • Lead continuous improvement efforts to advance the supply planning and forecasting process capabilities
  • Maintain, enhance, or recommend implementation of technology to manage the supply forecasting process.
  • Support leadership by providing detailed ad-hoc analysis as needed to assist in driving the business unit supply


Qualifications/Requirements :
  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline (OR High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 5 years of experience in project management)
  • Minimum 5 years of nuclear industry experience

Desired Characteristics :
  • Scheduling software experience (Project, P3, P6, etc.)
  • Past supervisory experience
  • Demonstrated professional interpersonal and leadership skills, including high level of motivation, integrity, and self-confidence
  • Ability to take initiative and to work independently
  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams
  • Ability to manage multiple project responsibilities concurrently
  • Extreme attention to detail, follow up, highly organized
  • Demonstrated ability to balance workload under short deadlines and changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
  • Strong process orientation in approach to work
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Analytical skills, ability to use data to tell a story and forecast


The salary range for this position is $84k-$120k. The specific salary offered to a candidate may be influenced by a variety of factors including the candidate's experience, their education, and the work location. In addition, this position is eligible for a performance bonus.

Available health and welfare benefits include healthcare, prescription drug, dental, and vision coverage; savings account options (such as a Health Care Flexible Savings Account, Health Reimbursement Account, Limited Purpose Flexible Spending Account, and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account); and an employee assistance program. Additional benefits include a defined contribution 401(k) plan, employee life insurance, optional dependent life insurance, employee accidental death or dismemberment insurance coverage, salary continuance program benefits for disability, optional long-term disability, pre-tax transportation/commuter program, paid holidays, paid time off, parental leave, a layoff plan for salaried employees, tuition reimbursement program, use of Cariloop, adoption assistance, optional identity theft prevention insurance, optional personal legal assistance, and optional personal excess liability insurance.

This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation.Proof of vaccination will be required.

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

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