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Planner II

Date:  Sep 7, 2021

Dallas, TX, US, 75240

General Purpose

Supply Chain Planner II will be responsible for maintaining proper inventory to fulfill demand requirements, at a branch and SKU level. This may include purchasing full goods and/or performing branch replenishment activities. May occasionally perform production planning activities.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for maintaining proper full goods inventory levels for assigned area/locations utilizing SAP Planning Modules.
  • Creates replenishment loads (purchased or DRP) that are optimized to minimize logistical costs.
  • Maintain PP and MRP profiles to ensure the integrity of the SAP Production and Capacity Modules are fully utilized for Purchased products.
  • Must maintain SAP coverage profiles for each sales facilities within assigned area.
  • Work with the Demand Manager, Sales Centers and operations teams to support the rollout of new products, promotional packaging, and holiday inventory planning on purchased products.
  • Participate in the review of inventory levels and warehouse capacity, initiate and coordinate necessary product movements to prevent out of stocks and out of date issues as well as overstock/warehouse capacity issues
  • Work with Demand Analyst on SAP material set-ups and sourcing changes for purchased products.
  • Report on close dated inventory and work to reduce Breakage Damage and Loss (BDL) due to product age.
  • Work with Demand Manager to improve the Business Unit's Uniform Forecasting Process
  • Participate in SKU management analysis to help identify those sku's that are underperforming.
  • Help provide good data to business unit and Area leadership to aid in decision making
  • Participate in weekly collaboration conference calls (S.I.P. meetings) to communicate key product information across the business unit
  • Maintain SAP system parameters for purchased and produced full goods
  • Manage vendors' brands that have various lead times to maintain proper inventory levels


  • High School Diploma required
  • Minimum of 1 year of purchasing or planning responsibilities.
  • Must have strong analytical skills and have the ability to work with Mathematical concepts.
  • Must have knowledge of Microsoft office.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • APICS certifications preferred

Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth