Operational Planning Manager


Job description


  • Review Material Supply and demand to determine push/pull actions to support Planning;
  • Attend the daily planning meeting, liaise with the team and resolve possible challenges.  Escalate any pending concerns to Plant Head;
  • Set capacity targets for individual process centres based on empirical data and communicate to Planning for effective production planning.  Monitor the capacities and update as and when required;
  • Identify bottlenecks in the plant and come up with effective and cost effective solutions (Continually monitor warehouse space, line capacities, intermediate warehouse space, WIP build-up..);
  • Coordinate with QA/ WH/ Depts ensure timely availability of Raw Material & WIP;
  • Develop and maintain Interdepartmental relationship to avoid communication gaps, and potential delays;
  • Achieve Agreed target of OTIF;
  • Support R&D through optimum scheduling to assure trials without compromising production planning;
  • Real-time utilisation of Co-Products.  Work with R&D for quick Co-Product utilisation plans.

2/Data Analysis

  • Data Collection and Analysis and alert Plant Head on any point of concerns;
  • Set scheduling to optimise OEE and other Matrices that Matters, based on outcome of Data Analysis;
  • Prepare and update Ready-reckoner for Raw Material & WIP, for each Finished Product, to enable easy and quick allocation.


Any other job/responsibility that is assigned by the Plant Head.

Job Requirement

  • Male/Female, age from 32 years old;
  • Bachelor's Degree; 
  • Have experience in operational planning at factory in multinational companies;
  • Fluent English;
  • Strong in leadership and dealing skills;
  • Strong management skills.

Required Job Skills

scheduling planning communication warehouse wip analysis oee leadership

Other Information

  • Shuttle bus from HCM to factory in Dong Nai;
  • Vietnamese candidate only.