Raw Material Planner [Coating/Pharmaceutical/Chemical]

Recruitment Firm
Supply chain and logistics
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Shah Alam Seksyen 23, Selangor

About The Job

Main Purpose 
  • Manage an accurate 12 month rolling demand forecast, using available forecasting tool through close communication with CSR, sales, marketing and product group
  • Create Supply plan and orders on overseas suppliers, arrange imports.
  • Have the ability and planning mind set to back up production and RM planning as required
Major Responsibilities: 
  • Generate and reconcile forecast at forecast item level through skilled use of available S&IP forecasting tool.
  • Upgrade the forecast with input from sales, marketing and product group, taking into account unusual demand arising from new product launches, product phase in/out, promotions, price increase etc
  • Maintain and report country demand plan(volume, value and ASP) by family by segment by source, with demand change and demand analysis
  • Analyze root cause of forecast error and abnormal demand from forecast accuracy report and make a gap closure action plan to avoid excess stock
  • Prepare for monthly S&OP (Sales & Operations Planning)
  • Execute the SKU phase in/phase out collaboratively, to avoid excess stock
  • Responsible for creating supply plan supply plans 

Job Requirements

  • Understanding of end to end planning (Demand, MPS, MRP, Capacity), S&OP process and supply chain
  • Knowledge on SAP system and good excel skills
  • Competency in data analysis.
  • Team player, strong ownership and responsibility
  • Ability to communicate effectively with local, AP regional team and inter-company counterparts
  • Planning and organizing skill
  • Able to communicate in English, Bahasa and Chinese language
  • Self initiative and willing to learn new system and challenges

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