Planning Manager –Food Processor (Multinational)
Client Description:

Our client is a global leader in the production of rice and pasta products.

Job Description:

  • Manage the Planning team of three subordinates for our clients’ Rice production facility.
  • Perform production scheduling in order to meet customer requirement schedule.
  • Monitor production output to ensure that actual production has been completed regard to production schedule.
  • Monitoring and reviewing Material Requirement (MRP) to be consistent with Master Production Schedule (MPS).
  • Plan and prepare production schedules according to sales forecasts or customer orders.
  • Analyzing production specifications and plant capacity data and perform mathematical calculations to determine manufacturing processes, machine loading and material requirements.
  • Lead cross-functional scheduling meetings to review demand, equipment utilization and ensure plan is executable, review past performance with future production.
  • Develop daily / weekly production metrics to encompass planned vs. actual production and utilization of machinery and staffing.
  • Determining and managing the status of assigned production order.
  • Expediting operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.
  • Plan to supply raw material and packaging material against production scheduling to minimize operation interruption.
  • Conducting monthly reviews of raw materials planning to avoid excess/shortages of materials to be consistent of standard for minimize inventory Cost of company.
  • Manage inventory level for all components and finished goods and ensure compliance to all business requirements.
  • Manage the planning team to ensure the smooth operation.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in Production and Material Planning of a manufacturing facility, preferably with a background in the food industry.
  • Strong working knowledge of food processing or similar industry will be an advantage.
  • Experience with MRP/ERP software.
  • Excellent skill in Microsoft office including deep knowledge and skill in using Excel application to analysis data.
  • Able to communicate effectively cross functionally and suppliers.
  • Good relationship, service mind includes and good communication in English.
  • Strategic thinking, good analytical and problem-solving skills.

Company Benefits:

Our client offers a competitive remuneration benefits package and an excellent learning opportunity for future professional growth.

Level: Middle / Senior

Industry: Food / Beverage

Planning Manager –Food Processor (Multinational)

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