SanJoseCARecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for San Jose jobs

Supply Planner

Company: Stryker Corporation
Location: San Jose
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

COVID-19 vaccination requirements

Stryker is driven to work together with our customers to make healthcare better. In order to fulfill our commitment as a federal contractor, while focusing on the health and safety of our employees and those that we serve, Stryker is encouraging US employees as well as all new US employees joining our company to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Today or in the future, vaccination may be a requirement based on the essential functions of the specific role or applicable regulations. Please refer to our COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements FAQs page for current vaccination and/or reasonable accommodation requirements and timelines.

Why join Stryker?

We are proud to be named one the World's Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting

Our benefits include bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards - not to mention various social and recreational activities.

Why supply chain at Stryker?

As a member of our Supply Chain team, you will make a daily impact on the lives of others. Apply today and you will get a chance to work with high-functioning, driven people who all have the same mission of making healthcare better.

Who we want -

* Strategic thinkers. People who enjoy analyzing data or trends for the purposes of planning, forecasting, advising, budgeting, reporting, or sales opportunities.
* Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
* Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.

What you will do -

The Supply Planner will have the opportunity to serve as an integral part of the supply team, with a focus on upstream and downstream supply planning supporting both the repairs and trials value streams. You will have the opportunity to learn and highly influence key discussions around last-time-buys, item obsolescence, product life cycle management, allocation planning, and supplier development. You will have the chance to present on these key updates to upper management, both within and without the ProCare business.

Additional Responsibilities:

* Provide the ProCare business with full supply plans for all raw material and finished good items, including long term forecasting, trial launch planning and preparedness, and mitigating any risks to overall ProCare capacity to meet demand
* Design, build, and drive an automated build plan that is based on capacity, demand, supply, and other factors, by working with buyers, operational supervisors, and other planners
* Work closely with and build relationships with Stryker supply subcontractors, to help enable a steady supply and maintain build plans that suit our needs
* Play a major part in mitigating risks on key performance indicators such as backorder, safety stock, various inventory pools, and more

What you need -

* Bachelor's degree required, preferably with degree in Supply Chain/Operations Management or Business Administration degree
* Strong Excel skills required
* Strong PowerBI skills or equivalent required

Know someone at Stryker?

Be sure to have them submit you as a referral prior to applying for this position. Learn more about our employee referral program at

About Stryker

Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.

We are proud to be named one of the World's Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting

Keywords: Stryker Corporation, San Jose , Supply Planner, Other , San Jose, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

San Jose RSS job feeds