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Regional Planning Manager

Key Responsibilities:

Leadership:

  • Be the control center between Commercial, Customer care, Demand planning and production planning on issues escalation
  • Manage and lead the supply planner
  • Act as SPOC (single point of contact) for Intra-Group affiliates on incoming escalations

 

Strategic:

  • Participate in Operation meeting (S&OP, global inventory, plant meeting, RPO...)
  • Participate in formula management (NPI & Palette)

 

Operational:

  • Lead the PPR review
  • Host the supply review meeting
  • Drive customer service deliveries by supporting S&OPs
  • Collaborate strongly with the other CSN functions, Operations, Commercial and Controlling

 

Shared Accountabilities:

  • Jointly decide safety stock level and other key planning parameters with Material Procurement Planning and Inventory Management
  • Advice decision for purchases to potential new win or ongoing Finished Goods
  • Inform the materials exposure or other cost associated with surges and or new/discon Finished Goods (e.g. airfreight, urgent clearance…) with Customer Care
  • Support from Demand Planning to help ensure notices in ATLAS are up to date
  • Communicate on capacity, maintenance, constraints that might hinder supply to clients with Manufacturing and Production Planning
  • Execute on the product transfer and supply pattern review and determination with S&OP

 

We value:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • At least 5-10 years prior Supply chain experience with minimum of 5 years planning experience
  • Comprehensive understanding of Supply Chain Planning principles including MRP, POQ, etc.
  • Ability to systematically analyse data and summarize the results in clear and concise manner
  • Analytical ability including a system approach to problem solving
  • Capability to develop and optimize processes
  • Ability to maintain flexibility and composure in stressful situations
  • Ability to lead and manage cross-functional and/or matrix team
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Good MS office and presentation skills
  • Good SAP R3/APO knowledge

 

We offer:

  • A global and diverse working environment
  • Highly dynamic and multicultural company
  • Fair and competitive remuneration package