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Cummins Inc. Deployment Planner - Team Lead in Pune, India

Deployment Planner - Team Lead


To plan and maintain daily Supply Chain operations in one or more functional areas such as materials, production, inventory, logistics, customer service, demand management or order fulfillment. Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met.

Develop planning system strategies to improve signals across the supply chain

Monitor and adjust parameters in the planning system.

Use common processes tools, and information systems.

Analyze and interpret Key Performance Indicators to identify areas for improvement and action plans.

Execute the daily operational planning process within a specified functional area.

Identify potential supply chain failures as part of the planning process and mitigate associated risks

Work closely with stakeholders - internal and/or external to develop short term tactical improvements.

Use the planning system to drive consistent planning signals across the supply chain

Participate in functional process improvement teams



Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.

Optimizes work processes - Knowing the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement.

Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.

Global perspective - Taking a broad view when approaching issues, using a global lens.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

B.S or B.A in applicable field

This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.


At least one internship or equivalent work experience in a supply chain role - preferred but not essential.

This role is to offer support in the US timezone and hence incumbent needs to operate in Night Shift (7PM to 4AM IST). At GAC we offer Night Shift allowance & Pickup and Drop facilities (within PMC & PCMC jurisdiction) to all employees working in this shift.

The role specific requirements are as below –

  1. Lead Deployment planning team which is responsible on the the below
  • Respond to Queries including Telephone Calls & Siebel Requests

  • Customer down Expediting and Dropship processing

  • Customer Backorder & Open Order Processing

  • Coordination with PO changes

  • Metrics, Analysis & Reporting

  1. Accountable for Delivery, quality and performance for the team

  2. Manage Workplan and performance for the team members

  3. Improve processes to drive efficiency and effectiveness


Primary Location India-Maharashtra-Pune-India, Pune, IOC Tower A

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Nov 17, 2020, 4:15:05 AM

Unposting Date Dec 17, 2020, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 2000037I