To ensure that the supply of materials meet the production schedule and minimum stock levels to ensure operational and production continuity. Able to deliver efficient, effective and flexible solutions to meet production requirements. Maintains strong relationships both internally and externally to ensure supply of materials meets requirements.
Duties, Responsibilities & Accountabilities:
General and Task Management
•Material planning, run MRP, review and process messages, peg inquiries, check supply and demand.•
Day-to-day order management and management of deliveries through product line order book.
•Understand and manage risks to minimise the impact on production schedule.
•Product data management, check BOM s, routing, lead times, work centres.
•Enter / change W/O s, check status, commit dates.
•Check stock for substitution availability; work with engineering on substitutions.
•Develop visual planning tools (Heijunka / Kanban).
•Understand earned value analysis, specifically SPI to schedule jobs effectively on the shop floor through scheduling system.
•Maintain OTD and exceed global target of 95%.
•Work closely with purchasing, quality, manufacturing engineers, shop floor and warehouse to execute the daily activities in a flawless manner.
•Implement all processes to agreed standards and targets and support continuous improvement initiatives and identify areas of improvement.
Required Skills :
•Knowledge of ERP systems.
•Be fluent, both verbal and written, in the English language.
•Computer literate (MS Excel).
•Ability to competently perform all job functions with minimal supervision.
•Individual must be able to follow instructions.
Bachelor s Degree/Diploma in Engineering
POSITION SPECIFIC DETAILS
Required Experience :
•At least 1-3 years experience in MRP
•Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing is preferred
•Excellent written and spoken communication skills
•Technical and IT knowledge is an advantage