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Regional Supply Planner

Job Title: Regional Supply Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91046
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: JAR.84495.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 30, 2012 17:04

Job Description

This international Consumer Goods business requires a Regional Supply Planner to join its team in Dubai. Your key duties in this role will be: * Consolidating country forecasts for relevant technology * Converting the short term forecast into dispatch plans / Category requirements * Managing a team of Logistics Coordinators * Leading the total supply planning cycle (GITs, production delays, shortage/excess, listing samples and NPIs including supply input * Leading relationship management with source units and working on developing new standard procedures and service level agreements * Gaining source units and co-manufacturers' agreement in delivering and executing a lean pipeline and securing volume * Driving superior customer service through accountability to achieve 95% OTIF on a monthly basis * Managing the pipeline stock levels and ensuring a lean pipeline and efficient working capital * Creating and maintaining a stock early warning system to manage product availability, freshness and recommend/drive actions accordingly To be considered for the role, you must have: * A minimum of 4 years' solid Supply Chain experience with emphasis on replenishment planning * Experience within the Middle East region (desirable) * Bachelors degree in Engineering (preferably Industrial engineering) is a must * A willingness to travel and be mobile for relocation * Strong knowledge of systems (SAP) is preferable