Production Planning Manager (Seafood) - Hat Yai based
Leading frozen seafood manufacturer in Thailand
Competitive salary and benefits
About Our Client
Our client is a Thailand-based leading and renowned name in the seafood industry. Their production processes include procuring, sizing, weighing, arranging, cooking, value added processing, freezing and packing. The company produces a variety of frozen seafood and other ready-to-eat meals to distribute both locally and to export markets like Japan, US, Australia and other countries in Europe and Africa.
- Develop production scheduling in order to meet customer service level while manufacturing resource utilisation is optimised.
- Control the plan to supply raw material and packaging material against production scheduling to minimise operation interruption and communication with local and foreign suppliers.
- Keep monitor production output to ensure that actual production has been completed regard to production schedule and raise foreseen issues.
- Analyse, calculate and implement material inventory levels and also control inventory in optimal level.
- Control to minimise the obsolescence inventory and the write off cost.
- Support for supply planning area in new product introduction. To execute related tasks in order to deliver result regard to project objective and time line
- Develop Capacity Planning for medium and long term.
The Successful Applicant
- Bachelors or Masters degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or other related disciplines
- 5 years or more of relevant experience in production planning, supply planning or raw material planning
- Candidate's with exposure to food manufacturing (seafood ideal) and/or other synergistic industrial sectors will have an added advantage
- Outstanding leadership capabilities, ability to communicate a compelling vision for the supply management organisation, and ability to drive results while developing a strong team
- A demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally
- Fluency in Thai and English
- Ability to work in a fast pace, results-oriented environment under minimal supervision
What's on Offer
- Leading Thai frozen seafood manufacturer
- Outstanding career growth and development opportunities