Supply Chain Planer

Leading Food Company

Posted at : June 20, 2019

Years of Experience :
3 years
Career Level :
Job Status :
Full time
Salary Range :
not mentioned
Vacancies :
not mentioned
Job Type :
Location :
Education level :
bachelor's degree
Gender :
Industry :

     - Food/Beverages

Job role :

     - Logistics/Supply Chain

Speciality :

     - Business/Management/accounting

     - Economics/Social studies

     - other

Job Description :


Planning to achieve the business objectives (sales demand), production and material requirements in systematic manner.


•Supporting the development of the supply planning process.

•Utilizing technology to improve the quality, speed and agility of the supply planning process.

•Conducting capacity planning and provide input to manufacturing regarding anticipated machine or manpower capacity issues.

•Supervising monthly S&OP meeting to develop the company's daily/annual production.

•Engagement with production to ensure production plans meet service levels at or above the company target.

•Engagement with sales to ensure demand forecast meeting the company target.

•Engagement with inventory controller activities and record inventory movement to supply chain plans.

•Management of materials and production plans to achieve set inventory targets by materials issuing (in ERP System), for the daily production plan, prior production day & according to agreed production plan.

•Preparing MRP (Materials Requirements planning) according to agreed production plan.& approve it by SCM (Supply Chain manger)..

•Support, advice & following up necessary actions in monthly meeting with Supply Chain manager, Production Manager & Sales Manager concerning continues deviations of approved Rolling Forecast v/s Supply plan v/s Changes on Weekly Production.

•Actively manage exceptions of “over” and “under” forecast versus consumption

•Arias of contribution:


•Rolling sales forecast

•Material planning MRP

•MPS master production plan

•Sales volume

•Production constrain

•New projects


•Raise a weekly report with statistical data for Production, Sales & Supply Chain plans to Supply Chain Manager.

•Engaging with Procurement team to find out the economic routs of supply.

•Other tasks requested by supply chain manager.

Reporting to:

Supply Chain Manager



Education and Experience 

•BS/BA in Business, Economics, Industrial Engineering, Logistics, or other related field 

•Master’s degree is preferred. 

•3-8 years’ experience in a forecasting or demand planning role in Consumer Products 

•Experience using ERP Systems

•Strong Microsoft excels skills.




•Strong ability to work in a cross-functional, team oriented environment.

•Self-starter with the ability to pick things up easily.

•Strong analytical ability with active listening skills.

•Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information

•Possess a work ethic that includes neatness and punctuality.

•Excellent written and oral communication skills in both Arabic and English.

•Ability to respond effectively to sensitive inquiries or complaints.





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