(Interim) Material Requirements Planner (CLOSED) – Zuid-Holland

Nissrine Kohen | 24 December 2019


For our client in Zuid-Holland, Inspired-Talent is looking for a (Interim) Material Requirements Planner. As (interim) Material Requirements Planner you will be responsible for creating the material plan consisting of raw material, packaging material, trading goods and 3rd party produced materials. Also you will align with Production Planners to ensure that raw and packaging materials are available before the planned start of production.

Furthermore your responsibilities include:

• Create Purchase Orders to the suppliers in line with agreements on lead times and quantities;
• Ensure that the material plan optimizes service level, inventory and costs;
• Review the 12wk outlook for the material plan, taking into account capacity agreements and storage capacity on the site;
• Support the Material Planning Manager with analysis and gap closing proposals;
• Support the material controllers and the site with analyses when needed to create visibility;
• Support to allocate across production in case of limited stock availability;
• Provide impact analysis when needed to show the impact of decisions or scenarios to the plan;
• Support the Material Planning Manager on IBP process preparations;
• Balance service level and inventory, and have a good understanding of costs in supply chain and manufacturing;
• Work together with DRP Planners to ensure timely delivery of trading goods and 3rd party produced materials;
• Lead and participate in special projects;
• Facilitate gate keeping meeting with the site material controllers to proactively manage exceptions to the plan;
• Continuously improve processes, reporting and tools in order to improve performance;
• Maintain and improve master data parameters;
• Make sure that transactional data in the system is up to date and reflecting the reality;
• Proactively flag potential issues, and come with gap closing proposals to mitigate;
• Support on reporting where necessary.

Important keywords are: HBO thinking/working level | Communication skills | Building relationships with stakeholders at multiple levels in the organization | Thinking in possibilities | Analytical, and being able to turn this data into information | Problem solving skills | Striving for improvement | Focused on processes.

Inspired-Talent: Recruitment & Talent Development for Logistics and Supply Chain Professionals has been selected to find and select the best candidate for this position. If you are interested or if you want more information, please contact:

Ujendre Ramautarsing, Managing Partner Inspired-Talent
ujendre@inspired-talent.com | +31 6 25048826