Manufacturing Planning Manager

Our client is an industrial player active in the production of specialized high-tech metallurgical components in the aeronautical sector. To support growth, we are looking for a Manufacturing Planning Manager.

As a strong and respectful people manager you maintain a close collaboration with other department heads (Quality Control, Warehouse, …) and stakeholders.

You are used to reporting on KPIs.

Your responsibility is to organize production according to demand and quality standards. You will be the one to ensure goods are produced on time for distribution in a profitable manner.

Description de la fonction
  • Oversee production planning and management activities within the organization.
  • Develop production plan, budget and timelines according to production specifications.
  • Determine production requirements based on plant capacity and production specifications.
  • Plan work flow and schedules for production departments.
  • Monitor production status and ensure timely delivery.
  • Identify delays and accordingly adjust schedules to meet deadlines.
  • Assist in production risk assessment and mitigation activities.
  • Notify customers on any delays and outages.
  • Provide excellent customer service and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Evaluate current production processes and recommend improvements.
  • Assist in new product development and enhancements.
  • Conduct regular meetings to keep track of production schedules.
  • Check equipment, materials and manpower required to complete production.
  • Resolve production issues and escalate unresolved issues to management promptly.
  • Assist in employee hiring, training, performance evaluation, retention and termination activities.
exigences de l'emploi
  • Bachelor Degree in any discipline (Technical is a big plus) 
  • Proven experience as Production or Manufacturing Planning Manager
  • Excellent knowledge of production planning and quality control principles
  • Experience in MRP II (Manufacturing resource planning)
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and ERP systems
  • Good at math and statistics
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication abilities
  • Strong interpersonal skills combined with strong analytical skills
  • You speak French. English is a plus

Avez-vous des questions?

Baudouin Serckx Partner