Supply Chain planner

Job Title: Supply Chain planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -022019-230284
Contact Name: John Canimo
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2019 13:46

Job Description

Job Title: Supply Chain planner

Industry: F&B or FMCG

Location: Dubai, UAE

Job Purpose:

To plan, raise & manage purchase orders according to the standard procedure - from order calculation, order placing, supplier communications and inbound tracking by working with Freight Forwarders.

Key Position Accountabilities

To collect, create & communicate all master data in ERP for all needed products following internal rules and process.

To ensure all import documentation is up-to-date and transmitted on time to all relevant parties

Process owner for Purchase Order creation

Plan and manage Purchase Orders accordingly to minimise out of stocks / maximise service levels

Keep ERP updated at all stages in the process

Create Purchase Orders in ERP in-line with the agreed purchasing rules (safety stock days, working capital)

Verifying order confirmation vs Purchase order (product, quantity, prices, availability)

Highlight variance of the shipping docs vs Purchase Order (product, quantity, prices, availability)

Ensure ERP is always up to date with correct ETD, ETA

Follow up on PO confirmation and highlighting unconfirmed PO's within target

To ensure that at all time, master data is updated & correct in all relevant systems.

To conduct monthly shipment plan meeting with the internal and external stake holders.

Please apply if you are qualified for the role: