Head Production Planning & Material Planning

Chennai Permanent
  • Only candidates with 15+ years of experience in production planning to apply
  • Only candidates with exposure in both Make to Order & Make to stock to apply

About Our Client

Our client is a global MNC who is into machine manufacturing with multiple product ranges in both Make to order & make to stock category.

Job Description

Reporting into the business head, you will be responsible for-

  • Managing the entire material planning along with the customers requirement and different lead times considering the requisition being make to order or make to stock
  • Forecasting the weekly, monthly, quarterly sales & operations plan alongside demand & supply planning as well as coordinating with sales team
  • Strong supplier relationship along with resource & capacity planning (Cell & Process layout)
  • Implementing SAP/Other planning tools as per the requisition of the business
  • Fulfilling the OTIF & OTID as per the forecast & demand

The Successful Applicant

An ideal candidate should be a full time engineer with 15+ years of experience. In his/her current role he should be managing production planning/ Material resource planning. He/she should also have experience in demand & supply planning. He/she should have knowledge of both Make to order & Make to stock as a production model and can come from manufacturing industry. You should have strong stakeholder management skills and would possess strong vision towards growth and profitability of the business. You should have hands on experience in managing a team and have impeccable communication skills to manage the global as well as domestic stakeholders

What's on Offer

  • Great exposure at senior level plant leadership
  • Great remuneration
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
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