SENIOR PLANNING MANAGER – PRODUCTION CONTROL / MATERIAL HANDLING

PRTR | Posted 17-02-2021

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Our client is a well-known global automotive manufacturer.
Responsibilities:
The Senior Planning Manager will report to the Plant Director & General Manager and will be responsible for the following key functions;

  • Managing customer demands & plant capacity in both the short & long term for matching with supply and demand requirements.
  • Managing the logistics planners to ensure imported materials are planned and received in accordance with business requirements
  • Monitoring and reviewing production planning & raw material functional performance to ensure the team meets/exceeds its business plan targets and objectives.
  • Planning to maximize plant capacity in terms of machines and labour.
  • Ensuring the smooth flow of materials and finished goods to minimize distribution and handling costs.
  • Managing supplies and suppliers to ensure the availability of components in time and as per schedule.
  • Ensuring the efficient management of stock to avoid shortages, excess stock and obsolescence.
  • Controlling the inventory of raw material, WIP and finished goods according to company targets
  • Ensuring optimum inventory levels to service market requirements, whilst ensuring efficient working capital deployment.
  • Contributing to the development of the annual strategic operating plans.
  • Ensuring the central Planning team adheres to company policy and procedures to minimise business risks.
  • Assisting and working closely with other departments to solve unexpected planning and scheduling difficulties to meet monthly requirements.
Qualifications:
  • Male / female, age 42 - 48 years old.
  • Bachelor's degree in Production Management, Production Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration or a related field.
  • 7-10 years of experience in production planning or material control in the manufacturing industry, especially the automotive industry.
  • Experienced in using ERP/MRP systems, especially the EMPIS program.
  • Knowledge of ISO: 9002, ISO: 14001 and ISO /TS16949 will be preferable
  • A good personality with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Highly responsible and willing to work under pressure.
  • A positive attitude, creative, and enthusiastic.
  • Good command of English and good computer proficiency.

Our client offers an excellent remuneration package & benefits including; a position allowance, car allowance, a great annual bonus, medical insurances (which covers family members), a provident fund, and a competitive annual vacation.
REFERENCE CODE: SPM10421602