Planner, New Product Introduction-Product Lifecycle Management
Wilton, USA, America

Work in a cross functional project team to support development of new products and modifications to existing products throughout the product lifecycle. Evaluate the impact of and plan the implementation of engineering changes. Challenge the project on timing and supply chain impact. Monitor proper execution of the implementation plan. Determine the logistic consequences of proposed plan changes and related actions on project or program level. Coordinate the material flow for critical, non-volume materials (prototypes, pilots, spare parts, tools & packaging) in cooperation with Procurement, Material Planning, Engineering and Service Logistics. Manage the ramp up of products in the supply chain to support the product roadmaps. Manage material availability balanced against customer service levels, inventory, quality, costs and risks: Identify bottle necks, prepare decisions and take actions towards engineering, suppliers, factories, field to manage the critical path both for time-to-market and ramp. Contribute to the further processes of the Product Lifecycle Management department as part of Supply Chain Management.