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Hasbro, Inc

Project Manager, Sales Planning & Supply Chain

Hasbro, Inc - Providence, RI

Hasbro’s US Sales Planning Team has an immediate need for a talented Project Manager for our Specials and Exclusives growing business. The Specials and Exclusives Project Manager is responsible for the supply chain process relating to the US Specials and Exclusives business for all accounts, with a keen focus on key account programs. The responsibility begins with item set up and extends through to shipping, on time, per customer’s requirements. The US Specials & Exclusives business is a multi-million business and approximately 30% of the total planning material count, in the US.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Project Management: As early as the concept stage of a Trade Merchandising Organization designed pallet, display, or PDQ; or a new development item from Global Brand Team; or a solid pack iteration of a mainline assortment, the position tracks project progress, works with all necessary departments to resolve supply side issues, as well as updates Sales on project status and resulting timelines.

o Drives the process to determine the item availability between Demand and Operations Planning

o Lead a Specials & Exclusives monthly meeting with Trade Merchandising Organization, Sales, Operations Planning, Demand Planning

 Update all modifications made during the meeting and follow up with all groups affected by the change

 Participate in the biweekly Trade Merchandising Initiative updates to obtain current and future project details (additions & modifications)

o Manage, develop, implement and a Specials & Exclusives tracking document which will be the source of communication utilized amongst all Hasbro’s Systems

 Validate exclusives, pallets and display forecasts and ship dates

 Verify HDM initial set up, and update as necessary with the latest weighting, versions, components, price, case pack, etc.

o Monitors deadlines, work to mitigate schedule challenges and alert all groups (VPs, Directors & Managers) that customer requirements cannot be met

o Work closely with Sales to ensure import and domestic purchase orders are placed within lead time requirements and work with HFE, Operations Planning, Demand and Flow for options when the customer process presents a challenge

o Owns the management of timely release of product to Logistics / outside vendors (Timbar, etc) for two different pack outs locations (Chino California & Savannah Georgia) to meet specific customer aspects of how the product is shipped (for the development of pallets, displays, etc.)

 

 

EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

 

o Bachelor of Science Business/Supply Chain Management

o 3 – 5 years of Supply Chain experience required

o Proven experience in project management

 

CRITICAL SKILLS:

o Excellent Project Management, Planning and mathematic experience

o Strong analytical, process and workflow skills

o Collaboration and partnership with internal customers

o Advanced Excel, Access Milestone and SAP experience

o Well-developed communication and influential interpersonal skills

o Strategic thinker and detail oriented

o Organizational and Multitasking skills

o Self-Motivator

o Ability to work in a high volume/fast paced environment, and be highly organized

 

Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to Creating the World's Best Play Experiences. From toys and games to television, movies, digital gaming and consumer products, Hasbro offers a variety of ways for audiences to experience its iconic brands, including NERF, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, LITTLEST PET SHOP and MAGIC: THE GATHERING, as well as premier partner brands. Through Hasbro Studios and its film labels, Allspark Pictures and Allspark Animation, the Company is building its brands globally through great storytelling and content on all screens. Hasbro is committed to making the world a better place for children and their families through corporate social responsibility and philanthropy. Hasbro ranked No. 1 on the 2017 100 Best Corporate Citizens list by CR Magazine, and has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere Institute for the past six years. Learn more at www.hasbro.com, and follow us on Twitter (@Hasbro & @HasbroNews) and Instagram (@Hasbro).

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Project Manager, Sales Planning & Supply Chain Hasbro, Inc - Providence, RI, United States

   

Location: Providence, RI

Company Profile:
Funskool is India’s leading toy manufacturing company promoted by MRF group. Funskool started its commercial operations in the year 1988 and has state of the art manufacturing facilities at Goa sprawling an area of 70,000 sq.ft and 50,000 sq. ft factory at Ranipet. Funskool has been pioneering the concept of quality and safe toys in India and raised the standard of the toys quality in the Indian Market. The company’s mission is to influence the parents to spend on toys that enable every Indian child to grow with quality toys that contributes to their mental development. Funskool has one of the largest ranges of toys in India