Specialist - Supply Planning

Specialist – Supply Planning



Department:                                     Supply Planning Reebok

Direct Reporting Line:                    Manager Business Process

Indirect/Second Reporting Line:

Subsidiary/Country:                       USA

Location:                                           Boston

GSMS Grade:                                    P1

Personnel managed:                      No                  





  • Support development of the divisional sourcing and allocation strategy for given squad
  • Drive implementation and seasonal execution of sourcing strategy
  • Ensure Reebok product needs are supplied and availability targets met
  • Ensure balanced allocation to maintain healthy supplier fill rates
  • Create transparency about historic and projected source volumes


Key Responsibilities:


  • Support all activities relating to allocation of seasonal demand - Model Lifecycle, Buy Ready, Drop Analysis, Production Ramp-Up etc for assigned Squad
  • Lead the CPR meetings (Critical Product Review) with Squads
  • Enter new projects into CPR, support Logistics by participating in assigned projects and/or initiatives such as level loading and ramp up
  • Track critical project status both before and after production start dates.  Provide immediate updates on delivery performance when required.
  • Maintain the highest level of communication with suppliers. Monitor On-time performance to ensure Reebok’s KPI standards are met.
  • Provide business analysis/reports as needed by Director of Supply Planning






Key Relationships:

  • Development, Product Marketing, Costing, Liaison Offices, Sourcing, Marketing Operations, Operational Planning, Supply Chain Integration



Requisite Education and Experience


  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Excellent computer skills (Proficiency in use of MS-Office required)
  • Must be analytical with strong attention to details
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects independently and meet deadlines
  • Must be comfortable working in a team environment as well as with global contacts
  • Knowledge of Apparel or Footwear manufacturing or development desirable




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Job Title:  Specialist - Supply Planning

Brand:  Reebok
Location:  Boston
TEAM:  Product Development
State:  MA
Country/Region:  US
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  299168
Date:  Feb 14, 2021