MATERIALS PLANNER (M/F)
The ideal (M/F) candidate will report to the Production & Material Planning Manager within the Group Supply Chain. He/she will interact widely within the company organization but these are the main Key Interfaces: Quality, Purchasing, Logistic, Demand Planning, Production Plants, Suppliers.
Purpose of the role is to ensure the correct flow of materials in terms of time, quality and quantity according the production planning and warehouse stock management, fostering vendor relations.
Keep production flow smooth and reactive to changes;
Maintain defined stock levels through right planning parameters
Ensuring the punctuality of the material delivery flow.
Issue purchase orders to vendors;
Maintain vendor purchase orders portfolio correctly;
Monitor the vendor expired purchase orders and push for delivery;
Collaborate with commodity buyer to define offer request, to monitor and analyse suppliers performance and set adequate development plan;
Create, in synergy with production and supply planning, properly action plan to solve anomalies;
Monitoring the production and material procurement flow and reporting any shortages / delays to avoid production stoppages;
Maintain defined stock levels through right planning parameters: create and use a safety stock dashboard;
Apply continuous improvement methodology proposing and addressing new projects
Provide proper support to material handling department with suppliers relationship (i.e. packaging, transportation, etc).
Degree in Engineering preferred or equivalent experience.
Experience in procurement, materials management and manufacturing processes knowledge.
Strong English knowledge mandatory.
Deep ability to use and work with excel tool.
IT and ERP expertise (SAP user).
Inclination to planning, materials management and inventory analysis.
Excellent time management and problem solver attitude.
Excellent analytical skills.
Ability in building good relations and get influence on.
Proactivity and agility.
Strong stress resistance .