Supply Planning Analyst

Avigilon Corporation

Avigilon Corporation

Richmond, BC, Canada
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023

Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we believe that everything starts with safety. It’s the constant that empowers people to confidently move forward. It can fill a flight or sell out a stadium. It can care for a patient or graduate a class.

As a global leader in public safety and enterprise security, we create and connect the technologies that help to keep people safe where they live, learn, work and play. Our integrated technology ecosystem unifies critical communications, video security and access control, and command center software, enabling collaboration in more powerful ways.

At Motorola Solutions, we’re ushering in a new era in public safety and security. Bring your passion, potential and talents to a career that matters.

Présentation de l'entreprise

Chez Motorola Solutions, nous croyons que tout commence par la sécurité. C'est la constante qui permet aux gens d'avancer en toute confiance. Elle peut remplir un vol ou vendre un stade. Elle peut permettre de s'occuper d'un patient ou d'obtenir son diplôme.

En tant que leader mondial de la sécurité publique et de la sécurité des entreprises, nous créons et connectons les technologies qui aident à assurer la sécurité des personnes là où elles vivent, apprennent, travaillent et se divertissent. Notre écosystème technologique intégré unifie les communications critiques, la sécurité vidéo et le contrôle d'accès, ainsi que les logiciels de centre de commande, permettant une collaboration plus puissante.

Chez Motorola Solutions, nous inaugurons une nouvelle ère en matière de sécurité publique. Apportez votre passion, votre potentiel et vos talents à une carrière qui compte.

Department Overview

The Supply Planning team is responsible for ensuring supply alignment to satisfy all demand streams. A core objective is to build a feasible supply plan while understanding the supply constraints and continuously driving mitigation actions to maximize business objectives.

Job Description

In this role you will be:

  • Accountable to provide key stakeholders visibility to what is clear to build/supply based on inventory and inbound materials

  • Evaluate key constraints and revenue impact by business unit

  • Identify key constraints, communicate impacts to key stakeholders, drive mitigation actions through to resolution, and analyze root causes

  • Monitor aging backlog and drive actions to recognize revenue and reduce aging

  • Maintain lead time attributes that impact available to promise and internal availability info

  • Collaborate with Business Operations and Production Planning on setting priorities of Supply Plan to meet the business objectives

  • Actively participate in weekly operational meetings to provide updated clear to build plan, week over week changes, summary of key constraints and status

  • Review stock rebalancing opportunities to minimize inventory exposure

  • Assess priority of material shortages and provide direction on what mode of transportation is required (ocean vs. air)

  • Track accuracy of build plan vs actual, understand the root cause for variances, and collaborate with stakeholders to mitigate against recurring issues

  • Other duties as assigned

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment required while maintaining focus and a high degree of accuracy

  • 5+ years of experience in a planning role

  • Knowledge of VBA Macros, Power Queries, Python is preferred

  • Working knowledge of ERP systems within a manufacturing environment required; SAP experience preferred

  • Strong analytical, organizational and decision making skills.

Basic Requirements

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, or Supply Chain

  • Advanced Level Excel skills are required

  • Experience planning in a Manufacturing environment required.


Travel Requirements

Under 10%

Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan


EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. Motorola Solutions will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities upon request. Motorola Solutions souscrit aux principes d’équité en matière d’emploi. Nous accueillons favorablement la diversité au sein de notre effectif. Sur demande, Motorola Solutions offrira des accommodements raisonnables aux candidats handicapés.