Managing the material requirements planning such that the aggregate output each week is in line with the S&OP
Working with the Production Control Analysts and Manufacturing Engineers to thoroughly understand and advise on managing short term/long term capacities to minimize past due orders and/or overtime
Working with Demand Managers to determine:
Proper mix of products to be produced on a monthly basis for an 18-month period
Materials Planning Support for new product introductions
Achievable product phase out plans to minimize excess and obsolete liability
Working with plant's Finance team in order to understand the impact master scheduling has on the plant's financials
Tracking and managing the accuracy and effectiveness of the master production schedule to rationally adjust forecast and to continuously improve the overall master production scheduling process
Tracking, analyzing and reporting the pertinent KPI's, as well as suggest and implement plant-specific improvement activities (i.e. Must monitor actual performance against the MPS and production plan, and provide a summary of operation results for management)
Perform Root Cause Analysis on missed customer service and inventory inaccuracies, and lead action plans to recovery
Assist in global deployment of materials execution strategies, and finds and collaborates on global improvements in supply chain planning
Education & Experience Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field, or equivalent.
A minimum of 5 years of experience in materials planning, analyzing data related to product forecasting, master scheduling, asset management, or shipment forecasting.
Ability to effectively make decisions with limited time and information - can determine decision making criteria based on priorities.
Strong analytical capabilities, with a good understanding of statistical analysis techniques.
Strong interpersonal skills, independent problem resolution, proven leadership ability necessary to be effective across functions and levels, and the ability to manage the requirement of others not directly supervised.
Proficient software and PC skills, with a high level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Visio preferred
Global business proficiency and understanding.
Working experience with SAP
APICS - CPIM certification preferred
Key Competencies for Success
Strong team leader/contributor, comfortable in working in cross functional and multi-cultural teams
High energy, driven and enthusiastic about opportunities to establish and implement new approaches.
Possess well-rounded knowledge in supply chain, materials planning and logistics.
Exceptional problem solving and project management skills.
Proven ability to drive process improvements.
Excellent presentation and communication skills (written and verbal) to various levels of the organization.
Comfortable in dealing with language and cultural barriers.
Capable of capturing and translating an idea/theoretical strategy into business opportunity and deliver positive results.
Adaptable personality and open to change
Customer service focused and goal oriented
Fluent in English & Polish . German preferred.
Internal Number: R21-7334
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