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Factory Production Planner Careers in Kenya

Job Title: Factory Production Planner

Company Profile:

Manufacturing companies dealing in consumer products.


 1 vacancy in Mombasa and 1 vacancy in Nairobi

Reports to:
 Logistics Manager

Main Purpose of the job

Prepare a feasible weekly production plan for the Factory and to follow up on the achievement of the weekly planned quantities as well as daily production program.

Main Responsibilities
  • Analyze the information received from Supply Chain for the preparation of a Detailed Production Schedule.
  • Validate production schedule for the week as well as Medium and Long term production plans.
  • Ensure that the systems and tools used are up to date (SAP)
  • Validate and follow up with Technical Services maintenance planning.
  • Ensure the update and availability of the planning parameters for the related services.
  • Ensure the achievement of all related Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s).
  • Assist in traceability procedure.
  • Ensure the data cleansing of system (SAP) with Production is regularly done.
  • Conduct weekly meetings with Production, QA, IP and Technical Service on weekly production plan.
  • Conduct weekly meetings with MPS Planner, MRP Planner and Operational Buyers on
  • Material stocks and production plan issues.
  • Follow up with QA on releases of R&PM and FERT under quality inspection.
  • Monitor production plans versus actual daily; identify reasons for any shortfall and take the necessary actions for improvement
Skills & Qualifications Required
  • A Bachelors Degree in a production related field
  • At least 4 years of work experience in production, production planning, supply chain; Committed, Adaptable, Enthusiastic;
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Computer Skills; Excellent in MS Excel, Word & Power point
  • Good communication skills and analytical thinker
To apply for this position send your CV to quoting the position in the subject line and preferred location.

Kindly also mention your current/ last salary and benefits.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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