The Estee Lauder Companies Manager, Global Brand Supply Chain - MAC in New York, New York
Manager, Global Brand Supply Chain - MAC
Execute both long and short term Brand objectives relating to product-to-market for the launch of assigned projects with a goal of timeliness, cost effectiveness and inventory management. Coordinate new product development with all departments in the Supply Chain. Manage the development of all materials necessary to support new product introductions including samples, display and collateral.
Manage the efficient and effective execution of new products and Marketing initiatives to the global marketplace.
Ensure all launch forecasts are entered and planning correctly in SAP global planning systems for all markets.
Lead DC inventory review process, updating inventory tracking spreadsheet and facilitating weekly launch inventory and deployment discussions; identify when / where to build contingency plans for new products.
Participate in and play leadership role in cross-functional Program review meetings to discuss launch status and risk. Update Ops notes / program timelines weekly in preparation for the meeting. Proactively identify launch risk and manage communication to leadership through the financial risk / launch alert process.
Develop and execute the launch timeline through Timeline Management to support the Marketing Calendar achieving cross-functional acceptance from the appropriate Business Unit including Marketing, Packaging, Products, R&D, Creative and Brand Operations.
Insure all milestones meet their due dates in order to achieve the Target Ship Date by driving the process end-to-end. Resolve all timeline issues and negotiate with appropriate departments and develop tactical plans when missed due dates occur to bring project back on track.
Coordinate with Regulatory on all issues regarding product registration, including issuing Quarterly Regulatory Report. Alert markets of all Reformulations, Repackaging, Production Transfers and Discontinued Products.
Lead special projects as-needed and as defined by leadership.
Minimum 5 years of Marketing Services, Manufacturing or Marketing experience in cosmetics or a related industry.
Minimum 5 years Project Management experience.
College/University degree required.
Must be an excellent team player with strong analytical, negotiating and communication skills.
Excellent follow up and organizational skills required.
Must possess the ability to multi-task, establish priorities and yet be flexible in an ever-changing environment.
Ability to use computer systems necessary to meet department objectives including SAP, Excel, Word, Power Point, Global Coding, PDS, TLM.
Creativity with problem solving
Confident decision making
Ownership of work & projects
Job: Manufacturing - Supply Chain
Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-New York
Job Type: Standard
Shift: 1st (Day) Shift
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Job Number: 1816854