Full Job Description
Our client, a well-established FMCG manufacturing company in Kempton Park, has a position for a Materials Planner to work with a complex system and stakeholders, generating raw materials forecasts and understand the implications on the business. This position is open to all suitably qualified and experienced applicants. You MUST have raw materials planning experience in the food/chemicals industry.
Main responsibilities: Customer order scheduling and tracking.Allocation of raw-materials and finished goods to customer.
Identification & information about potential make-to-forecast products.Production/Purchasing order scheduling and order tracking.Planning of Production (rough planning).
Calculation of ideal batch size – > lead to update of stock relevant master data.
Plausibility check of MRP result initiate sourcing of (raw) material.Identification of potential Make-to-forecast products, maintain material classification.
Planning of multiple production steps (for example concentrate planning, etc).
Stock management (regular review of slow movers, dead-stocks and blocked materials) and development of preventative measures.Co-ordination with related functions (OM,Production, QM).
MatricRelevant Supply Chain Management DiplomaSAP R/3 competent
Minimum 3 years’ experience as Raw Materials PlannerMRP experience
Stock management experience
Advanced computer skillsAble to work under pressure
Salary is R360 000 420 000 CTC per annum negotiable, plus great benefits and 13th cheque.