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A career at Amway is a career in opportunity. At Amway you can explore and grow, make a difference, and find success. Established in 1959, Amway is a multi-billion dollar company, and the world’s No. 1 direct selling business, according to the Direct Selling News Global 100. Amway is a center of health, skincare and home product innovation and top-selling, global brands. We manufacture and distribute 450+ consumer products. More than 17,000 employees worldwide support millions of Amway Business Owners who sell Amway products.

Job title: Senior Supply Chain Planner

Department / Division: Supply Planning Team / Amway

Location: Ada, MI

What’s special about this team:


The Global Supply Chain Planning team works collaboratively to schedule and distribute product globally, with our Ada based facilities, and global supply chain teams.  This role will be a part of the Cosmetics Supply Chain Planning team, which is responsible for supporting our business lines within our Cosmetics manufacturing plant.  This team thrives on delivering product on time, while minimizing transportation and inventory costs, and delivering cost savings to the supply chain.  This role will provide an opportunity for you to gain exposure across our supply chain operations and allow you to develop depth and breadth in planning knowledge.


How you would contribute to the role:


If you enjoy seeing the impact of your daily work, and enjoy the challenge of putting together a puzzle, this role may fit you well.  In this role, you will be responsible for Master Scheduling.  You will create the master schedules for select lines within the Cosmetics plant and will work cross functionally across the supply chain.  You will work on Finished Good planning, and capacity management.  You will work collaboratively with other Planning Team members to manage constraints.  You will also work on projects with a focus on new product launches, process optimization, improved service, and reduced inventory.  Your insights to set up supply chains and effectively manage inventory in a global role, will deliver products on time to our ABO’s, whose businesses are built around a commitment of delivering Amway products on time.  


What skills and background will be important to be successful:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in a supply chain role that has demonstrated your ability to offer business solutions, with at least 2 years of experience in a Master Scheduler role.
  • Prior experience with new product launches.
  • Global supply chain planning experience
  • Deep understanding of supply chain principles
  • Proficiency with ERP systems (i.e. JDA, JDE) and Microsoft Office,(especially Excel)
  • Understanding of supply chain business processes (Inventory, demand, forecasting, capacity planning, procurement, manufacturing, etc.)
  • Learning agility to grasp analytical insights and interpret for meaningful solutions
  • Ability to offer thought leadership and strategic recommendations for improvements
  • Talent to lead teams, communicate concisely, with the ability to influence stakeholders
  • BS degree in Supply Chain, Business, or a related function.  APICS certification is a plus.


If you can see yourself as part of this collaborative environment, visit our web site to apply: www.amway.jobs

Amway’s exceptional benefits package includes: Medical, dental, prescription and vision insurance; 401(K) participation; Profit Sharing; Bonus Eligibility; Fitness Center; product discounts.  Look into how Amway can transform your career!  Visit our web site to apply:  http://www.amway.jobs. For additional information, check us out at www.linkedIn.com/company/amway, www.facebook.com/AmwayTalent, and www.twitter.com/AmwayTalent.

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