Philips Assistant Supply Planning Manager in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Job summary:

Supply center HK is one of the key site to serve the supply chain from demand / supply planning, procurement and Logistics for multi business group. The turnover for this team are continue growth year after years, therefore it is very important to have this position in place with the below enrich scope to support the growth.

Balancing supplies and demand to ensure that finished products are available in Distribution Centre / Regional Distribution Centre(RDC) w/h at the time of customer orders and that integral inventory levels are in line with business objectives Able to work independently not only to support the daily planning role but should also able to provide analyse view to project or anticipant issues from supply side to secure the upcoming growth plan

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the weekly supply-demand planning process

  • Define & review the mid and long term supply plan

  • Give proposal in the cases where availability of stocks get out of set control boundaries

  • Coordinate the total process of balancing supplies and demand worldwide for the category(s) assign

  • Manage the measurable targets e.g. availability %, backorder, excessive stock, VAF and CLIP etc.

  • Take Lead on the monthly S&OP process and coordinate any changes with respect of the planning process

  • Manage the phase in and phase out process and ensure correct master data in SAP/APO/R3(SCM Systems)

Key Challenges:

  • Able to understand and balance between customer, business and supplier

  • Need to have good knowledge on the understand different functions e.g. purchasing / projects / quality / shipping etc. Need to have integrated way of working

  • Able to develop and enabling strategic relationships

  • Must be strong in communication to all levels

Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree or above, major in Supply Chain related discipline is preferred

  • At least 5 years’ experience in supply planning function in sizable companies

  • Fluent English, with at least one other language

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong leadership, Strong communication skills

  • Strong ERP system and global planning experience

  • High flexibility and able to work in a fast paced environment