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Manager, Planning

Gujarat, India

Job Type

Full Time, Permanent

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Job description

As Site Planning and Industrial Engineering Manager, you are responsible to supervise and develop a team to ensure effective capacity modeling and production planning within the site. You will partner with Central Planning and Supply Chain to continuously optimize site response to Network requirements and drive improvement in business processes within the site to support business objectives. In this role you will be responsible for developing operating plans for site production groups from 0-24 months and working with production groups to ensure that dispatch and scheduling are directed to optimize results for the network. You will be communicating with internal and external collaborators to identify resources required to support the plan and follow up on actions to close identified gaps.

Responsibilities and Tasks :

  • Building and coaching a team of IE, Product planners and Data analysts

  • Coordinate site responses to build plans, change requests and ad-hoc studies

  • Implementing and improving planning and shopfloor scheduling processes within the site

  • Maintain Master Data and capacity constraints

  • Ensure accuracy of manufacturing SOS commits

  • Communicate with Supply Chain/BE Central Planning/Purchasing/Production on plans, changes and expedites

  • Provide inputs and participate for network optimization and long term strategy discussions

  • Align and build site metrics with BE Central Planning , monitor performance to plan and metrics, and identify improvement opportunities

  • Work with Subcon Planning and Fabs on pull or support requests

  • Communicate with other site planning groups on cross site processing

  • Lead inventory levels in accordance with supply chain design and goals

  • Collaborate with internal and external collaborators to build and implement strategies aligned to corporate strategic objectives

  • Collaborating with other sites in planning and inventory benchmarking and projects


Education Required : Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Management

Experience: Minimum 7 years of experience in Production Planning/Capacity Planning

Qualifications :

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the worldwide factory network functions.

  • Good leadership skill in mentoring and managing the performance of team members.

  • Effective communication through multiple levels of the organization.

  • Excellent Project management skills.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Good analytical, communication, interpersonal and decision making skills with strong interest to work in a dynamic environment

  • An understanding of Manufacturing Science (scheduling, inventory management, capacity planning, lean manufacturing, etc…)


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature, and level, of the work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted, as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required.

We invite interested candidates to write-in with CV and regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a discussion.

Lee Shiow Chyn

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