• Supply Chain Manager

    Location US-NY-Farmingdale
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
  • Position Description

    At a Glance


    Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Supply Chain Manager to join the Legrand Data Communications Division Team in Farmingdale, NY.  The Supply Chain Manager will report to the Vice President of Operations and will be responsible for developing and managing a master production plan to effectively satisfy customer demand with manufacturing capacity.  The Master Scheduler will provide internal reporting to determine multi-plant capacity.  The Master Scheduler will use sales forecasts, new business opportunities, customer expectations and demand, and supply chain constraints to develop the master schedule throughout the business unit including considering outsourcing production of finished goods or sub-assemblies.


    What Will You Do?

    • Establish and manage a master production plan for desginated made-to-stock (MTS) and made-to-order (MTO) products. Utilize existing production planning tools and create new tools as needed to plan production (capacity) taking into account sales forecasts, historical sales, inventory, supply chain, and new business opportunities. 
    • Use capacity planning tools to make necessary recommendations to the Production Managers, Operations Directors, and other functional areas to ensure finished goods are produced on-time and within established lead times. Recommendations may include outsourcing manufacturing to qualified vendors.
    • Monitor and execute to the production plan with the on-site planners and manufacutring managers to ensure work orders are created and completed according to established lead times.
    • Acts as the liaison between Marketing, Customer Service, Purchasing, and Manufacturing to make delivery commitments. Report on a regular basis the adherence to the master production schedule and report any deviations that may result in delay in service to customer.
    • Acts as the initial contact for Customer Service inquiries.
    • Take an integral role in the S&OP meetings to review service and performance levels, inventory strategy, supply plan to meet demand, and resource implications.
    • Monitor actual output versus master production plan. Identify gaps and drive mutually beneficial solutions between the various plants, including measuring success of such initiatives.  Establish and monitor KPIs to ensure production schedule is being met.
    • Manage orders for non-stocked items, schedule attainment, customer returned items, scrapped items, inventory plan performance, and fill rate compliance.
    • Perform other similar and related duties as required.




    Basic Qualfications:

    • Minimum of five years of experience in a multi-site manufacturing operation with at least two years of experience in supply chain management.


    Preferred Qualifications:

    • BS in Business, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Logistics or related
    • Capacity Management experience preferred.
    • Engineer to Order/Configure to Order business experience
    • APICS certification of CPIM and/or CSCP certification is desired.

    • Strong organizational and time management skills, close attention to detail and ability to effectively handle multiple priorities. Able to evaluate situations, identify options and implement effective solutions quickly and efficiently.
    • Strong computer skills and be proficient using Excel.  Ability to use Word, PowerPoint or other presentation software, e-mail and meeting management software.  Ability to use internet and web based resources efficiently and effectively.  Must be familiar with ERP, DRP, MRP, MRPII, or another formal computerized inventory system.  Use of Access, Crystal Reports, SAP or other formal data retrieval and report writing is a plus.
    • Highly collaborative and able to work in a team based environment. 
    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills and be able to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization. Must be an effective listener, able to maintain focus, extract necessary information and validate understanding of the information.  Able to create effective reports, presentations and business correspondence.
    • Solid business acumen and understanding of a variety of functional areas within the business.



    Company Info

    About Legrand

    Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world’s best employers.  For more information, visit legrand.com.


    About Legrand North and Central America

    Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting).  LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women’s network.  LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity.  For more information, visit legrand.us


    About Legrand’s Data Communications Division

    Legrand is a leader in network infrastructure solutions, with products designed to support data centers, building networks and audio/video applications.  Legrand ensures maximum productivity in office and campus environments by providing reliable network and A/V infrastructure. Our connectivity, physical infrastructure and cable management solutions support building networks with designed-in efficiency, seamless integration and flexibility to meet changing space demands of your space.  Legrand also delivers comprehensive network infrastructure to meet the expanding requirements of today’s data centers, with a range of connectivity, physical infrastructure, cable management, power and cooling solutions. These systems support next generation technologies with flexibility for future growth and energy and installation efficiencies, united by superior design.

    For more information, visit legrand.us/datacom








    Equal Opportunity Employer




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