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Production Planner

Job Description

Technology comes into shape

As a system partner for innovative metal processing and cabling, Siemens Sykatec in Sibiu sets standards in production and logistics. Many years of experience in supplying rail and industrial technology have strengthened our competencies: punching, bending, welding, and painting as well as building complex cable harnesses. The locations of Siemens Sykatec in Sibiu and Erlangen act as one team and both benefit from the parent group Siemens. Various central services and career programs ensure high quality standards and employee satisfaction.

Reporting to the Logistics Manager, you will be in charge with the production planning process for one of our production departments.

You will be responsible for:

  • Define and set up a smooth production plan to meet customers delivery dates using SAP & EXCEL
  • Daily follow-up of system information received (orders, forecast - process and analysis)
  • Weekly discussion with the customers regarding orders and deliveries
  • Update weekly production capacity based on customer orders, manpower and material availability (short, medium and long term)
  • Releases of daily production plan/machine + work orders
  • Daily follow-up of production plan execution 
  • Daily follow-up of deliveries
  • Monitor inventory levels WIP / FIN and make stock optimizations
  • Active part at new projects launch and prepare ramp-up simulations
  • Report regular statistical reports and analysis as requested  
  • Collaboration with key functions like Production, Purchasing, Engineering, Quality, Finance, and other functions locally and from Germany HQ


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree preferably in a technical field
  • Must have +5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • SAP advance level
  • Excel advance level, MS Access knowledge is a plus
  • English – advance level (both written and spoken), German language is an advantage


Siemens Sykatec, str. Barcelona, Sibiu, Romania, 550018



Organization: Portfolio Companies

Company: SIMEA SIBIU S.R.L.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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