Provide consistently short term finite capacity-constrained production plans with feasible and realistic sequenced materials in accordance with the availability of resources (production lines) and materials.
Ensures availability of materials to fulfill the requirements of the production plans within the agreed cost boundaries.
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Create a feasible production plan within the DPS period that takes into consideration available capacity, labour and materials as determined by the Supply Planner and that best optimizes the factory's ability to produce the SKUs within the product families
Identification of practical issues concerning plant shutdowns, timing of promotion activity within the DPS period
Identification of possible opportunities / issues for the factory within the DPS period
Create an optimized replenishment plan for raw and packaging materials over an 18 month horizon that ensures supply of material to production whilst ensuring that the working capital targets for raw and packaging materials are met
Monitors supply signals through the use of MRP purchase requisitions ensuring delivery dates, lead times and required quantities are correct and finally creating purchase orders and ensuring their fulfillment by the supplier
Manages directly with the defined supplier the delivery of materials that includes creating, sending, confirming, receiving, investigating errors and discrepancies on blocked or parked invoice lines and handling all exceptions / issues in those operations, including claims management
Define the stock policy and management approach to be applied to each SKU within the portfolio
Identification of practical issues concerning material supply and demand for raw and packaging materials
Ensure excellent supplier relationships. Involve their suppliers in Supply Chain improvement exercises that creates shared value for both Nestlé and its suppliers
What will make you successful
Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in Engineering or business related field
Two or more years of relevant operational experience at market / business level is useful, in at least one of the following areas : Detailed Production Scheduling Materials Handling MPS (Master Production Scheduling) DRP (Distribution Requirement Planning) MRP (Material Requirement Planning)
We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future.
Our values are rooted in respect : respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future.
With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries.
We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures.