Supply Planner

Schneider Electric - Cairo

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Experience Needed:
3 to 4 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Arabic, English
1 open position
About the Job

Supply planning is a key support to the different departments with a concentrated focus on inventory parameters and improve material availability. Supply Planner is responsible for the analysis and periodic reporting of the RDC’s inventory, with a sharp focus on ensuring optimum inventory levels w.r.t to service level. Supply Planner is the core responsible for obsolescence identification, reporting and management.

Manage supply planning of Samandıra RDC

  • Analysis, reporting and maintenance of the RDC’s distributed goods inventories:
  • Periodic running and validation of ABC/FMR/SS/RV/Offer etc, parameters
  • Monitor stock levels and coverage
  • Trigger cycle counting to ensure correctness of inventory
  • Optimizing Inventories:
  • Identify anomalies in inventory (too high/too low w.r.t FMC’s and SS levels) and inform the Procurement enabling prompt corrective action
  • Ensuring that all stock refs are procured in a JIT manner w.r.t to lead times, procurement periods, etc.
  • Supplier Delay Notifications
  • Creation and Maintenance of Log for all Supplier Delay Info’s
  • Informing Product Managers/Procurement/OPC of supplier delays
  • Changing of LT / Lot Size / OPQ parameters (where applicable) w.r.t delayed items
  • Inbound Flows analysis and optimization
  • Ensuring accurate visibility of all inbound shipments
  • Container Prioritization and reporting to warehouse/transportation
  • Lost Lines analysis and launching of corrective actions:
  • Weekly review of lost lines and launching of corrective actions (changing parameters, FMC’s, etc)
  • Launching of small projects within RDC to improve lost lines ratio (w.r.t reception delays, inbound delays, transportation delays, etc…)
  • Monthly Inventory Reports analysis and Logging:
  • Creation of Log to maintain Gross Stock On Hand/DIN/UHS info in an easy to read format
  • Monitor closely the level of obsolete stock
  • Monthly Reporting and Analysis of obsolete stock by Activity and Ref. Level.
  • Identification of critical items and creating awareness of the same within different levels of the organization (i.e. informing sales/marketing/product managers, etc…)
  • Ensure the reduction of obsolete stocks by proposing actions to management (promotions, campaigns, substitution, etc…)
  • Annual Scrapping analysis and execution
  • Work in conjunction with marketing to generate the to-be-scrapped list
  • Work with warehousing to locate, count and quarantine the to-be-scrapped items
  • Inform Gulf Finance of the references, qty’s and value to-be-scrapped
  • Oversee the execution of the scrapping exercise and maintain all relevant documentation regarding the same
  • Ensure that all relevant parameters are changed in the ERP w.r.t to-be-scrapped refs.
Job Requirements

Background (degree, years of experience, professional qualification…etc)

  • Ability to learn and understand new tools and concepts quickly
  • Analytical and strong ability to work with numbers and forecast data
  • Academic requirements preferably superior studies (Mathematics, IT, Business Administration., etc)

Experience in Logistics:

  • Minimum 3-4 years’ experience in inventory planning / forecasting
  • Professional know-how

Very good knowledge of :

  • Inventory Planning Processes
  • Measures and Metrics of Inventory Control
  • Very Good Computer literacy, with focus on ERP (SAP) and some knowledge of WMS

Languages and PC skills:

  • English – fluent required§ Good knowledge of MS Access / MS Excel
  • Good knowledge of ERP systems especially MRP
  • Good knowledge of Inventory Parameters
About this Company

Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries.

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