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Supply Planner

Date: Dec 20, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

We are seeking a high caliber Supply Planner to:

  • Create and manage our MPS and IBP supply processes.
  • Understand and optimize service, inventory and costs.
  • Drive system improvements and standard work though our supply chain.
  • Think creatively, get out of the box and solve problems.


The Role

  • Develop the rolling 12-24 month build plan across multiple plants and product types.
    • Engaging with the manufacturing plants to understand plant capacity, capability, and flexibility.
    • Developing a cost-effective MPS that optimizes delivery and cost.
    • Creating FGS stocking strategies to support seasonal demand trends.
  • Drives the Supply Review Process in support of IBP.
    • Establishing the monthly bucket build plan and assessing risks and opportunities.
    • Balancing demand across the network and coordinating changes.
    • Developing supply scenarios to maximize business objectives.
  • Optimizing the planning and supply chain systems.
    • Improving how the ERP system uses forward looking requirements to understand capacity.
    • Driving scheduling and procurement functions to use standard ERP system processes.
    • Understanding and improving typical metrics for delivery, throughput, inventory and cost.


You know you are the high caliber candidate we are looking for if

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in manufacturing or supply chain.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in planning with a progression through the planning and scheduling function and may have recently moved into a Supply Planning or Master Scheduling Role
  • You know what S&OP and IBP are (and have contributed to supporting these processes).
  • Have made improvements to an ERP system to improve forecasting, scheduling, or purchasing.
  • Have applied concepts from Lean, Six Sigma, TPS, APICS, etc. to improve performance.
  • You are an expert with MS Excel, understand pivot tables, power pivot, power BI and advanced excel formulas.


JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte