Supply and Production Planner

Froneri - Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
2 to 4 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • Implement and maintain Inventory and Material Management Strategies for all Finished Goods by regular review and optimization of inventory parameters and levels (e.g. reorder pt, safety stock, ABC categorization).
  • Consult with Production Schedulers regarding availability of production lines and approval of downtime at manufacturing sites.
  • Place orders upon Manufacturing based upon agreed lead time and capacity availability.
  • Plan replenishment across the Distribution Center with Distribution planner by maintaining the accuracy of plans to reflect feasible replenish plans.
  • Conduct regular business and performance reviews with Commercial teams and Manufacturing.
  • Conduct root cause analysis for supply chain issues/variances and perform define corrective action plans to avoid reoccurrence.
  • Monitor and report on significant variances between Supply plans vs. production plans achievement.
  • Identify and manage potential inventory obsolescence to minimize writeoffs (finished goods and raw materials).
  • Accountable for master data for Material Planning, Production and PIR/ Source lists for DRP.
  • Review out of stock situations or shortage of supply issues and recommend mitigating actions.
  • Manage NPD Project for Commercialization and Launch phase for selected project types.
  • Set up inventory targets for Raw Materials and Pack Components and monitor actual inventory levels vs. targets (in cooperation with vendor schedulers).
  • Liaise with Marketing, Demand Planners and Manufacturing to validate feasibility of midlongterm supply.
  • Plans (S&OP) for the products under own responsibility and recommend actions in case of issues
  • Smooth execution plans for Exports.
Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree in Operations / Supply Chain Management / Engineering / Business or related fields required.


  • 2-4 years of experience in areas such as Production Scheduling or Supply/Operations Planning is preferred.
  • Knowledge in APICS Qualified (CPIM) is a plus.
  • Knowledge in CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) environment.


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Drive for results and quality oriented
  • Strong customer orientation
  • Strong team player
  • Pro-active, persuasive and flexible attitude

Technical skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to use ERP systems within a production environment
  • Computer literacy.
About this Company

Froneri is the joint venture between Nestle IC and R&R globally.

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