Production Planner

  • FRIWO Vietnam
  • Bien Hoa, Dong Nai, Vietnam
  • Oct 20, 2016
Full time Manufacturing Strategy-Planning

Job Description

Ensure efficient operations through careful coordination of Materials and Manufacturing efforts, providing Purchasing, Planning, and Manufacturing timely and accurate information with focus on developing production schedules and priorities to meet overall Planning objectives.

  • Identify production outputs in timely manner.
  • Understand the fundamentals and principles of MRP.
  • Isolate and resolve with buyers potential or realized material issues/shortages
  • Communicate timely and accurate material or production issues that affect ability to meet the Master Schedule or that affect current scheduled production activities
  • Check required cross functional Build Readiness meetings to ensure new assembly production and/or implementation of ECN/ECO is achievable and in-line with the Master Schedule
  • Create and publish production schedules governing the execution of planned manufacturing activities.
  • Utilize reporting functionality of specific ERP system. Eg. Ship Status reports, Stock Overviews, Material Movements.
  • Focus on optimization of run quantities, minimum changeover, and achievement of 100% On Time Delivery.

Job Requirements

  • Around 2 years’ experience in materials management related field.
  • Clearly understand new and current Materials department tools and processes.
  • Continually evaluate the current processes and tools to determine their ability to meet the department’s business needs.
  • Establish and maintain an effective training and facilitation schedule for both new and existing processes.
  • Develop and facilitate specialized training as needed.
  • Advanced PC skills, with emphasis on spreadsheet skills and ERP/MRP experience.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytic, project management and applied statistical skills.
  • Strong problem solving, negotiation skills are a must.
  • Ability to effectively and professionally work under pressure, in a team oriented environment, with frequent changes in deadlines and priorities.