Supply Chain Planner

Operations | Cairo, Egypt, Egypt
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The Role:  Supply Chain Planner  




POSITION SUMMARY (general benchmark overview of the position, 1-3 sentences)

The role is responsible for all Planning (supply/Demand) activities to support a seamless operation support and achieve business required objectives


Basic Duties and Responsibilities: -

1.        Planning Process(Demand/ Supply) 80%:

    1. Consolidate submitted Demand FCST for Export/ Domestic markets
    2. Proactively review submitted FCST compared with TRGT and AVG
    3. Review and calculate stock equation to ensure domestic healthy stock (Sanity checks)
    4. Prepare required supply plan with respect to stock level
    5. Consolidate Export/ Domestic market FCST and confirmed Export/ Domestic sales orders 10%
    6. Prepare monthly required production (Export/ Domestic) for EGY plant 15%
    7. Review production delivery plan (Master plan) and Communicate required production priorities
    8. Co-ordinate between Sales support team and Production to manage priorities (Finite schedule)
    9. Follow up on production execution till WH re-adjust plan and report risks 20%
    10. Lead the S&OP process 10%
    11. Monthly track/ review/ report Demand FCST accuracy
    12. Prepare and Send 12 month rolling FCST to all suppliers (Local/ Import)


2.        Import Process  20%:

a.     Execute  PO process from affliates and Import suppliers on monthly basis and follow up with shipping operation (availability, ETD &  ETA till recivingthe receival of goods at the warehouses).

b.    Input all Egypt plant market PO on SAP

c.     Follow up on the delivery schedule of goods to the warehouse.

  1. Reporting:

a)       Update FCST analysis tool/ FCST review meeting with DMs – Monthly (5th of each month)

b)       Production M+1 requirment + 12 month rolling FCST report – Monthly (15th of the month).

c)       Report production availability/ Plan to Export or domestic markets – begining of each month

d)       Weekly production delivery tracking – weekly. 1 day + 1 hr weekly

e)       Month closing report (Demand/Supply accuracy/ closing inventory balance)

f)        Consolidate the Import shipments details and follow up on the process as per the standard operationg procedures manual.

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS (Minimal experience, essential skills & abilities, required certification)

  • 5 Years Proven experience in Planning and production scheduling
  • Hands-on Leading S&OP programs



·       Bachelor’s degree of Engineering (preferred)

·       Completed Degree / Diploma in business, logistics, supply chain or related field.

·       CPIM / APICS Related Qualification


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION (e.g. physical demands, work environment)

  • Must: Proficiency in SAP ERP including MRP and Master Data
  • Strong Analytical skills with key focus on details
  • Sound time-management and organizational skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Possess continuous improvement mindset.
  • A good team player with good analytical thinking, meticulous and follow up skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently under fast-paced environment.
  • Able to work multi tasks and under minimal supervision.


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