ho-chi-minh-citysupply-chain-procurement-logistics/supply-chain2023-09-122023-11-11logistics-distribution-and-supply-chainHo Chi Minh CityHo Chi Minh CityVNRobert Waltershttps://www.robertwalters.com.vnhttps://www.robertwalters.com.vn/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.pngtrue
An exciting Production Planning Specialist job has arisen in a leading firm in Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam.
About the Production Planning Specialist Role:
The Production Planning Specialist is primarily responsible for supporting sourcing teams identifying and professionally managing any potential risks that will impact the on-time delivery at the vendors located in Vietnam and other Southeast countries.
Systematically manage projects through effective process. Keep consistence and make prioritisation in daily work
Proactively conduct regular communications. Work with sourcing teams and educate vendors to build up production planning knowledge. Leverage and make effective use of resources
Take initiatives to early involve in high-risky programs identified. Professionally manage the capacity risk followed by flawless execution
Help vendors leverage tools to optimise production planning and secure on-time delivery capacity improvement
Capable of seeking and identifying opportunities. Take initiatives to guide sourcing team to drive projects. Take lead of launch accordingly
Work with sourcing teams to conduct demand and selected vendor factory capacity gap analysis to identify the areas which have improvement opportunity
Validate vendor improvement plan implantation progress and communicate with sourcing teams
Help vendors leverage tools to optimise capacity/inventory planning and secure on-time delivery - Production/warehouse capacity improvement production efficiency improvement
Align with sourcing teams to coach selected vendor factories production efficiency improvement for related manufacturing cost reduction
Evaluate vendor partner’s PO lead time processes and explore the improvement opportunity to reduce the shipment lead-time and execute it with secured on-time performance
To succeed in this role, you must have good communication skills in English.
College’s degree in mechanical engineering, industry engineering or another related major
Three years related experience in industry engineering or factory operations
Good knowledge of manufacturing process, raw material experience and product cost analysis
Board understanding on product development, sourcing, quality management, logistic related process
Effective communication skills to collaborate with others
Independent work & self-management capability
Strong problem solving, related project management skills
Good statistics, quantitative and analytical skill, Excel or Access competency to do basic analysis work
Oral communication skills in Chinese is preferred, written communication skills in English
LEAN/Kaizen methodology/tools are preferred
Quality assurance knowledge on ISO9001 is preferred
We prefer Chinese speaker, but it’s also acceptable if the candidate has strong capability with fluent in English
This leading company needs no introduction and is recognised as the leader in their field of expertise. The culture is demanding but if you are confident and have a can-do attitude the potential rewards are significant.
If you are driven and looking for a new challenge, this is the role for you.
Due to the high volume of applications we are experiencing, our team will only be in touch with you if your application is shortlisted.