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Material Planner

Main Purpose:

  • Ensure availability of all raw and pack materials
  • Maintain stock levels of ordered materials as per the agreed stock norms
  • Help in achieving the supply chain objectives of reducing working capital and supplying the demand at the lowest cost.

Responsibilities:

Materials Planning

  • Establish material requirements for Production Plans with the use of MRP Planned Orders.
  • Monitor Stock levels and ensure material availability for current production requirements. Establish and maintain appropriate safety stock levels.
  • Highlight material constraints that could impact production plans
  • Communicate with suppliers on material requirement forecasts on an ongoing basis.

Purchasing

  • Raise Purchase orders and call offs to suppliers based on planned requirements.
  • Follow-up on supplier confirmation of Purchase Orders, Form M, LC and shipments.
  • Monitor shipments of all imported materials and take action when necessary to ensure timely arrival of material on site, thereby avoid disruption to production plans.
  • Co-ordinate with Internal Logistics to ensure availability of all imported materials at factory
  • Establish requirements of specified packaging materials both local and imported based medium term requirements.
  • Place purchase orders and issue call offs according to Production Schedules.
  • Liase with Suppliers on rejected materials or short shipped consignments.

Co-ordinate on Sourcing issues

  • Co-ordinate with Planners / Sourcing on new raw and packaging materials.
  • Provide data to establish Supplier Performance rating.

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)

  • Ensure MRP (planning) and call-off procedures are followed.
  • Update MRP Master Data.
  • Obtain information on MOQ, shipping and clearance lead-times and update planning information in Fourth Shift.

Reports:

Provide necessary information and maintain necessary records to enable proper control of inventory and prices

Reports such as:-

  • Working Capital reports
  • Critical Material Report
  • Purchase Order Report
  • SLOBS List Report

Requirements:

  • University Degree
  • At least 5 Years’ experience of procuring local and imported materials and dealing with overseas suppliers
  • High analytical skills
  • Advance excel skills
  • Use of SAP MRP system
  • Should have good interpersonal skills
  • Planning and organizing skills

Stakeholders:

Internal

  • Supply Management
  • Research and Development
  • Warehousing Teams

External

  • Import Suppliers