Execute supply planning in line with customer requirements, supplier capabilities and company availability targets to service global demand.
Work across functions to solve planning related issues, identify and mitigate potential delays.
Execute capacity distribution across markets within factories, considering the different supply models to service market demand.
Execute allocation of global demand to the appropriate factory.
Support Supply Review with relevant Liaison Office (LO) to ensure optimized use of capacity, understand supply constraints, delivery performance development and ensure risk mitigation plans are in place.
Support markets with capacity related queries at the relevant LO / Factory and drive corrective actions.
Execute level loading processes i.e. Make-to-Forecast (MTF), Pull forward process (PF) etc.
Responsible for Master Data and planning parameters set-up to ensure correct execution of demand allocation and capacity distribution.
Monitor critical products and technologies to support business needs and resolve constraints. Ensure that the appropriate production / allocation strategy is communicated to stakeholders and executed to plan.
Responsible for creation and distribution of operational reports
Knowledge, Capabilities and Experience
Understanding of supply chain principles
Good team player and flexible to work cross functionally to achieve goals and objectives
Good analytical and problem-solving skills
Affinity with large data sets e.g. Reporting
Ability to effectively communicate and present information to different groups
Fluent in English (written and oral)
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Fast learner for Planning software (e.g. ERP systems)
College or university degree with a focus on Supply Chain or comparable experience
Preferably 1-2 years' work experience in the consumer goods industry (with a focus on supply chain management, production or inventory planning)