Logistics - Production Planner

Job Description

Your new role – challenging and future-oriented

  • Responsible for all logistic activities with a focus to match supply with demand.
  • Communicates regularly and pro-actively with customers regarding status of shipments.
  • Management of material flow, by setting best business practices in internal logistics within the company.
  • Take follow up actions in relation to material shortages that affect production.
  • Management of manufacturing production plan, and shipments to customers.
  • Understand and manage risks to minimize impact on delivery schedule.
  • Monitor inventory levels against agreed target levels and make stock optimizations.
  • Make inventory checks to validate inventory accuracy.
  • Develop KPIs and reporting for Logistics.
  • Report regular statistical reports and analysis as requested.
  • Actively seeking opportunities to reduce internal and external transport costs.

Your Qualifications – Solid and Appropriate

  • University degree within Logistic, IT, Engineering, or Supply Chain Management.
  • +5 years of experience in logistic, shipping/receiving, production planning, warehouse, inventory control, and material management.
  • SAP advanced level.
  • MS Excel advanced level.
  • Thorough understanding and work experience with Supply Chain Management operational concepts regarding production planning, inventory control, logistics, stock management, shipping/receiving, scheduling, purchasing, and supplier selection.
  • Continuous improvement mindset, and knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma concepts as they relate to materials management, waste reduction etc.
  • Collaborating well with key functions like Production, Purchasing, Engineering, Quality, Finance, and other functions from Germany HQ.
  • We are interested in a proactive attitude, strong leadership, strong customer orientation, attention to details, structured and analytical person, with no “9 to 5” mentality.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work efficiently under pressure.
  • Creativity and persistence in problem solving.
  • Team-player mindset.

Organization: Portfolio Companies


Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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