Planning Assistant Manager

Planning Assistant Manager

Flex | George Town, 07, MY

Posted a month ago

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At Flex, we welcome people of all backgrounds. Our employees thrive here by living our values: we support each other as we strive to find a better way, we move fast with discipline and purpose, and we do the right thing always. Through a respectful, inclusive and collaborative culture, a career at Flex offers the opportunity to make a difference, invest in your career growth and join our purpose -- to make great products that create value and improve people’s lives.

Job Summary

To support our extraordinary teams who build great products and contribute to our growth, we’re looking to add a/an located in

What a typical day looks like:

Coordinates schedule of activities with the customer on planning, scheduling, shipping, and material acquisition during program start-ups.
Produces revenue analysis and annual operating (AOP) plan and other forecast reports.
Conducts special studies, investigations, and analyses relating to the introduction of new products or processes to effect cost reduction and yield improvements.
Responsible for the development and implementation of the company’s production control functions including Master Scheduling, Production Planning/Coordination, Shop Scheduling, and Dispatching.
Develops, implements, and approves items such as material requirements, planning systems, work in process tracking, material and labor variance controls, and manufacturing performance reporting.
Approves quantities, schedules, and parts list provided to the material control organization to ensure timely and complete ordering, receipt, and issuance of production material requirements.
Responsible for planning, reviewing, and developing production procedures and personnel.
Maintains reports to reflect schedules, methods, support performance, and process procedures.
Interfaces with customers to ensure delivery commitments are met and with subordinates, functional peer group managers, and senior management.
Develops material planning models to ensure proper material planning and optimal inventory positions for customer programs. Utilizes models for determining material planning parameters for components.
Interfaces with purchasing to expedite problem parts and to reschedule material deliveries that will result in excess inventory.
Notifies Materials and Program Management of material situations that affect the attainment of the production plan.
Travel as necessary.

The experience we’re looking to add to our team:

Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or equivalent, plus a minimum of 4/6 years of related experience. A master's degree is preferred.

What you’ll receive for the great work you provide:

Medical benefits
Life Insurance
Paid Time Off
Performance Bonus



Job Category

Global Procurement & Supply ChainFlex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status, or any other status protected by law. We're happy to provide reasonable accommodations to those with a disability for assistance in the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations you may need by e-mailing: