Business Unit Planning Manager


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Phoenix, AZ

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Job Summary:

onsemi is seeking a self-driven and motivated professional to join the Power Solutions Group Business Planning team, located in Phoenix, Arizona.  As a Business Unit Planning Manager (BUPM), you will provide focus to effective strategies, set high personal and linked organizational goals and expectations, and disciplined execution to exceed those goals for Power Solutions Group.  In addition to BUPM responsibilities, you will be responsible for managing product transfers and process definition and documentation.  You will interface with assigned Business Unit(s), Sales & Marketing, Manufacturing Management, Supply Chain Staff, Finance, and Human Resources. Fast paced, challenging environment that provides growth opportunities. This role is an individual contributor role.



Performance Objectives:

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to:


  • Working with our Supply Chain Analyst teams to:
    • Provide early warning to sales/marketing/customer service where issues arise
    • Publish business summary information to Customer Service
    • Review capacity vs. demand trend and request capacity adjustments as needed
  • Collaborating with Business Unit Marketing on:
    • Review Consensus Demand Plan
    • Analyze revenue gaps and strategic direction to identify and communicate opportunities for the Business Unit and the company
  • Coordinate cross-functional activities and communication
  • Strategic management of the supply chain processes:
    • Coordinate resolution of escalated issues
    • Review and manage quarter mismatches to Customer Request Date
    • Understand quality issues impacting supply and drive necessary actions
    • Identify and communicate supply issues to business unit
    • Manage inventory build strategy and targets
    • Monitor and manage published lead-time strategy
    • Ensure execution on new product releases
  • Comply with ON Semi’s Quality Systems and documented process
    • Contribute to system and process enhancements
    • Drive special projects when required


  • BS/BA in Supply Chain Management, Industrial Engineering, Operations management (or related field)
  • 5 - 10 years of Supply Chain Management work experience, and/or Master’s Degree in related field
  • Strong Supply Chain Knowledge/Understanding
  • Experience with Advanced Planning Systems, Master Planner Modules, and Order Management
  • Extensive understanding of the Sales and Operations Planning processes


  • Data Analytical/Problem Solving Skills
  • Critical Thinking Skill
  • Strong Communication Skills (written and verbal)
  • Cross Functional/Global Team Work
  • Organizational and Time Management Skills
  • Multitasking Skills
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • End to end Supply Chain Knowledge/Understanding
  • Excel at decision-making, direction, and execution to results that create shareholder value
  • Exhibit strong communication and listening skills
  • Ability to organize and direct strategic activity at the global level
  • Leadership of diverse teams in diverse environments, utilizing commonly understood processes
  • Customer service oriented
  • Program/Project Management (PMP is a plus, not essential)
  • Semiconductor or high tech manufacturing experience is highly desired
  • Experience with Advanced Planning System (Kinaxis) is a plus
  • Advanced data mining skills (SQL, database skills, advanced MS Excel skills like Macro, VBA, etc.) are a strong plus


ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use. The company is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient power and signal management, logic, standard and custom devices. The company’s products help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical and military/aerospace applications. ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions.