Material Planner


Gibela invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the *Material Planner* position. The primary focus of this position to communicate delivery schedules (call off) to suppliers based on MRP system requirements and collect on a daily basis their commitments. To monitor all gaps to anticipate and treat missing parts with key suppliers. Is also responsible for all activities pertaining to the parameters review, procurement and materials planning for production. The role reports to the Procurement Manager (PM). * Plan the call offs in line with production needs (based on Master Production Schedule planning) and inventory strategy * Manage procurement plan accuracy & ensure material on time deliveries, monitor supplier performance * Interact with Logistics Method in parameters definition * Escalate in case of suppliers major issues & work on corrective action plan with Supplier development team and buyers * Visit suppliers on a regular basis * Participate in shop floor daily meetings sharing missing parts visibility and recovery plans * Perform work with a constant awareness of improving processes, reducing cost as necessary for positive growth * Ability to prioritize tasks, manage time efficiently & to work independently * Communicate on a daily basis with suppliers sharing procurement plan & challenging suppliers commitments * Recognized Technical qualification * Similar experience of 3-5 years in an industrial environment * Advanced knowledge of Supply chain processes especially in warehouse & material flows * ERP: SAP * Experience with MS Office tools * Excellent communication * Strong negotiation skills & leadership * Active team player, deadline driven, process driven Market Related * Recognized Technical qualification * Similar experience of 3-5 years in an industrial environment * Advanced knowledge of Supply chain processes especially in warehouse & material flows * ERP: SAP * Experience with MS Office tools * Excellent communication * Strong negotiation skills & leadership * Active team player, deadline driven, process driven
Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Johannesburg, GT, ZA