Master Planner

Manpower Ireland
Dublin, Dublin North
Up to EUR55000.00 per annum
Closing date
4 Sep 2019
We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic and dynamic Master Planner to join our team in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. This person will be responsible for managing the MPS and ensuring all Customer Demands are supported by Supply plans, Capacity Plans whilst maintaining optimum Inventory levels over the MRP horizon.

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
*Support the KPI of 100% on-time delivery.
*Establish build readiness.
*Maintain efficiency of capacity and customer sizing.
*Maintain accurate revenue forecasting.
*Maintain material control and liability.
*Develop Master Production Schedule (MPS) and load into Jabil's ERP system, including Purchase Order (PO) coverage.
*Reconcile the MPS to customer PO coverage weekly to ensure that Jabil is not exposed over and above customer PO coverage or other authorized customer demand.
*Ensure the MPS supports total customer requirements and is achievable.
*Own production planning, BOM and document control.
*Analyze material and capacity requirements and communicate constraints to the manufacturing team and customer based on customer demand.
*Maintain the capacity planning model; drive resolution on uneven capacity utilization that keeps Jabil focused on the customer but efficiently utilizing manufacturing resources.
*Meet daily with the manufacturing team to assess production schedules, (adjust as necessary based on production results) optimize run quantities, to help achieve 100% on time delivery.
*Maintain the customers' latest contract on file at all times and be familiar with the terms and conditions of the contract regarding customer liability of material planning and production scheduling. This includes the liability window for Jabil material purchase order placement, purchase price for components, and liability for any in-house materials (purchased and manufactured).
*Be the "expert" on all planning activities by supporting the Production Planner goal of never starting to build product without having a valid PO, adequate material quantities, and accurate BOM and an accurate routing.
*Lead on the creation of Bills of Material (BOMs) and routings that allows accurate tracking of WIP assemblies and accurate inventory movement transactions.
*Manage & report all stages of Inventory life cyle including EOL (End of Life) & IOS (Inactive Obsolete and Surplus)
*Manage Jabil purge process for internal purges.
*Adhere to all safety and health rules and regulations associated with this position and as directed by manager.
*Comply and follow all procedures within the company security policy.

Minimum Requirements
*Educated to degree level or equivalent certification in Planning / Supply Chain Management.
*A minimum of 3-5 years planning experience in a manufacturing environment essential.
*APICS certification and knowledge of MRP preferred.
*Advanced PC skills in particular excel and previous knowledge of SAP highly advantageous.
*Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and procedure manuals.
*Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
*Good communication and interpersonal skills.
*Numeracy / analytical skills, with the ability to work with forecasts
*Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
*The physical demands describes here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Individual may be required to stand or walk for extended periods of time. Reaching, bending, and lifting up to 50 lbs.