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Gifting Planner for Supply Chain

Description: A high performance, dynamic, driven, and growing company operating in the personal care market in South African as well as internationally, is looking for a Supply Chain Planner to join their technical team.
What does this role include?
Reporting to the Planning Manager, and based at our new Factory in Amanzimtoti (only 20 mins from Durban), this role will require you to:
• Assist in the development of the factory production plan that fits in with key policies and sales forecasts along with the planning of sub-assembly finished good SKUs.
• Bill of materials building in Syspro, maintaining product codes and system data.
• Maintaining targeted stock levels and reducing write offs of obsolete stock.
• Develop and present relevant project progress reports.
• Coordinate the development of the yearly Christmas gifting project.
• Plan and review overtime budgets, OPC, and distribution costs.
• Being the Supply Chain Link between Marketing/Sales and the Supply Chain team.
• Working closely with the procurement teams to ensure on time deliveries.
In terms of EE requirements, I would appreciate the focus being on African Male and Female candidates.

This must be a very well presented individual that has excellent verbal and written communication skills (English), must be able to hit the ground running and the following requirements are non-negotiable for both positions
Category: Operations
General Requirements: Matric maths pass of a minimum “C” for higher grade only (SC Administrator) & “B” higher grade for Planner role
• Bachelor’s Degree
• Minimum of 12 – 18 months experience from an FMCG company
• Advanced excel skills
• Must have a Bachelor’s Degree
• 12 – 18 months of similar or relevant experience in a FMCG company will be beneficial;
• Advanced excel skills will be beneficial;
• Project management and/or Syspro experience will be a big plus!
• You will get a competitive remuneration package, in line with your qualifications and experience, and including a bonus/incentive based on achievement of your annual targets.


If this sounds exciting and you are up for the challenge, we invite you to send in your cv, and a brief motivational letter explaining why this position excites you
Please note: Candidates will only be interviewed upon successful completion of a numeracy assessment.
Location: Durban