Supply Chain Systems Planner - Data and Analytics
Manchester, MI 
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Job Description

Join Amcor and you can be part of the team that makes the packaging of the future better for people and our planet.

Here at Amcor, we work together every day to make a positive impact on the lives of millions of people across the globe by providing packaging for essential products, including food, beverages, pharmaceutical, medical, home and personal-care.

We are sustainability leaders in our industry. We are the first global packaging company to commit to make all our products recyclable or reusable by 2025.

Our products are vital to support the lives of millions of people across the globe every day.

We are always looking for talented and passionate individuals who are motivated to make a difference. Working at Amcor means you will have a unique opportunity to be a part of an organisation that is committed to innovating and driving new solutions to create more sustainable packaging solutions.

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At Amcor Rigid Packaging (ARP), our teams are focused on developing and making plastic bottles and jars that create a unique experience and are better for the environment. Our bottles and jars are primarily made from PET (polyethylene terephthalate), which hasrapidly become the world's preferred packaging material. PET is lightweight, shatterproof, recloseable, resealable, reusable and infinitely recyclable*.

With approximately 6,000 people across about 50 manufacturing operations in 11 countries and an annual revenue of US$2.9 Billion, ARP provides rigid packaging solutions to the beverage, pharmaceutical, food, and home and personal care segments.

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*with existing technologies including chemical recycling

Amcor Rigid Packaging

Supply Chain Systems Planner - Data and Analytics

Manchester, MI

Position Overview:

This position is responsible for the execution and use of data to enhance supply chain systems and meet company objectives across two business units for North America. Responsibilities includes managing master data for all supply chain systems, maintaining data flow for monthly rough-cut capacity process, conducting and leading complex analytic exercises, and using system expertise to ensure users are optimizing system usage through data integrity. This position has a special role in the implementation phase of the recently approved supply chain capacity planning and scheduling system - acting as a data expert and a liaison with project management, IT, consultants and supply chain users to ensure data sets are functional, users are trained, and the system is configured appropriately. The position will lead on publishing data metrics and working with team members and all key stakeholders to improve the essential SC metrics.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Responsible for the management of supply chain systems master data - including work centers, product hierarchies, performance data - which includes ensuring the data exchanged with the new planning system delivers "clean" results that meet the SC and company needs for planning. This requires testing and auditing of planning systems while developing corrective actions with planners.
  • Develop methods to oversee planning and system data. Works with planning and scheduling user community to train and optimize system performance through correct data usage and configuration.
  • Provides key role in implementation of major systems projects - centered around data usage. This includes cleaning, mapping, testing, and scenario creation of data sets required to run the system. Coordinates across multiple functions and 3rd parties to ensure resolution of system issues.
  • Supports monthly rough-cut capacity planning process, along with developing, integrating, and maintaining analytics and reporting of monthly plans for key stakeholders.
  • Administration of EDI master data using Seeberger software.
  • Establish best practices for EDI and e-Commerce business processes.
  • Using data from BW, SAP, Advanced Planning and Scheduling system, and other internal and external systems - conducts complex analytical exercises in logistics, network optimization, line loading, and inventory performance. Supports the entire SC team with data and analytics, enabling decision making in numerous business/operations initiatives.
  • Develops and publishes supply chain metrics to the organization and to specific functional stakeholders - working directly with the stakeholders to drive improvements in these key metrics.
  • Utilize predictive analytics to identify critical areas of business cost that require management attention.
  • Provides oversight of all master data elements within Supply Chain business ownership such as product hierarchies and segment reporting. Works to provide continuity in the data approaches as business conditions change.
  • Supports data integrations efforts related to all acquisitions.
  • Works closely with those who develop data capabilities and solutions. Provides design elements to assist in the configuration of new data tables and links between system.


  • Education: Bachelor's Degree In Supply Chain Management or IT Systems
  • 4 -6 years of experience using data analytics in a business environment.
  • Expert knowledge of supply chain systems
  • Expert knowledge in the usage of cloud based planning and scheduling systems.
  • Proficient in the use databased systems, SAP, advanced Excel, and Business Objects


Amcor Leadership Framework Competencies

Core Competencies:

  • Customer Focus
  • Learning on the Fly
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Drive for Results

3-5 Applicable ALF Competencies:

Managerial Courage

Motivating Others

Process Management

Building Effective Teams

Dealing with Ambiguity


  • Amcor co-workers in Supply Chain, Finance, Commercial, Operations, and Operations Engineering
  • 3rd Party Consultants
  • Executive Leadership
  • Plant Managers, Planners, Scheduling

ADA Requirements:

Physical Requirements

Normal Vision

Distant Vision

Near Vision

Hearing/ Listening



Hand/Finger Dexterity








Lifting (amount 50+ pounds)

Carrying (amount 50+ pounds)

Driving- Forklift

Lifting (amount < 50 pounds)

Carrying (amount < 50 pounds)

Driving - Automobile/truck/van

Other Physical Requirements: N/A.

Work Environment : Office Environment

The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties, responsibilities, skills and/or abilities.

Amcor is a thriving S&P 500 organisation listed both on the NYSE (AMCR) and ASX (AMC) with US$13 billion in sales. We have a proud history dating back to the 1860's and come a long way from a single paper mill based in Melbourne to becoming the global leading packaging company. Today, Amcor is an international organisation empowering its 50,000 employees in over 40 countries and across 250 sites.

At Amcor we believe in talent through diversity and promote equal opportunity in the workplace and recognise that discrimination and harassment of co-workers based on race, creed, disability, gender, marital or maternity status, religious or political beliefs, age or sexual orientation is unlawful.




We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
4 to 6 years
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