Planning Manager

Location Binh Duong , Vietnam
Industry Manufacturing
Category Others
Job reference 8894
Job type Permanent
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Consultant contact no +84 28 39110950 - 147

Key Responsibilities:

Production plan:

  • Based on sales demand, and FGs stock balance, work out production plan given to production team.
  • Together with production team, monitor production to ensure the actual follow the plan

Purchase plan:

  • Based on production plan, and RM/PM stock balance, work out purchase plan given to procurement team.
  • Monitor the purchase to ensure the actual follow the plan
  • Monitor the purchase price and alert if price is going up vs current price
  • Advise RM/PM price effect on GPs


  • Monitor the stock balance, stock moving and alert if stock is increasing up or lower than required stock level
  • Ensure no stock mismatch, stock loss, stock write off
  • Analyzing stock movement to minimize warehouse cost


  • Advising, analyzing transportation method to minimize the transportation cost

Cost analysis:

  • Assisting in analyzing the cost vs benefits for projects
  • Direct production planning and control activities. Manage efficient scheduling and coordination of production processes in order to achieve production and shipping goals
  • Control capacity of each production lines, and liaise with production department for production schedule
  • Coordinate activities with department managers and supervisors throughout the organization to ensure timely delivery
  • Monitor actual production and inventory in order to better plan, interpret variances, and correct problems as necessary to meet customer commitments
  • Monitor inventory counts and production reporting to ensure accurate system data
  • Based on inventory & production plans, make plans for procurement of: raw materials, packaging materials and other items in Bill of Material (BOM)
  • Liaise with procurement Dept and supplier for delivery schedule. Make sure no shortage materials for production and keep at approved inventory levels
  • Expand and refine capacity planning concepts with key work centers and processes
  • Recommend refinements/improvements to operating system (ERP)
  • Periodically analyze and adjust lot sizes and lead times based upon sale demands and production capacity. Minimize change over as well as level of inventory
  • Review Supplier schedule changes and take appropriate action, which may include resolving with Procurement & suppliers and adjusting planning

Job Requirements:

  • Used to work with ERP (dynamic/ SAP, etc… for planning)
  • Cost & cost saving mindset
  • Used to work at the foreign company is preferred
  • Experienced in manufacturing company with at least 5 years in logistic/ supply chain; and 3 years in planning