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Materials Planner At Kimberly-Clark

Date Posted: 09/Dec/2013
Deadline: Not Specified

Main Purpose of Job
The Materials Planner is responsible for supporting the Production Planning process through ensuring materials availability  to meet customer service objectives whilst minimizing working capital.

Main Responsibilities
Produce and analyse the daily MRP report and communicate potential stock issues to the Supply optimiser.
Identify accuracy of BOM data and communicate changes to the finance team. All BOM changes must be approved by Finance prior to updating the SAP system.
Responsible for changing the weekly delivery schedules when problems occur (low outputs, breakdowns, material availability and quality related issues).
Responsible for measuring and reporting of actual deliveries to plan.
Placing of orders for materials in SAP
Manage all supplier scheduled receipts and follow up on delivery status
Ensure materials plans are discussed and agreed with the Supply Chain Manager as well as the 3rd Party vendors and Plant Logistics.
Reduce Raw material and Finishing Supplies overstocks and present weekly improvements in the weekly supply planning meeting.
Support the business project teams with managing the phasing out of packaging to ensure minimum write-offs
The materials planner will ensure that the overall materials planning processes and disciplines are being adhered to as well as escalating to management any disruptions and deviations from the current processes

Job Requirements
Required Qualification / Experience
A degree with a minimum of  3 years experience in  FMCG production planning  environment. SAP experience will be an advantage, as well as production/supply planning

Key Compentencies
Solve Problems
Translate Information & Data
Manage Self Development
Integration with the broader team
Communication with internal and external customers
Ability to negotiate with external vendors
Integration with the production and other Supply Chain activities
Thorough understanding of planning and purchasing processes
SAP and BW end user training


Available Benefits

Medical Aid, Car Allowance, Cell Phone, Petrol Card, Incentive Bonus


Salary Grade

R323,303.00 - R484,955.00

Method of Application

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