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ROLE PROFILE

JOB TITLE: Supply Network Planner

LOCATION: Malaysia  

FUNCTION: SNO

SUB FUNCTION: Plan

CITY & COUNTRY: SNO Hub

ROLE SUMMARY

What are the key objectives and expectations from this role?  

  • Execute activities to support the delivery of Cash, Cost, Service, and SNO KPIs for the assigned Area
  • As SNO SPOC working with factory/specific end market to help achieve Area, DRBU & Region’s targets
  • Actively adopt and implement digital transformation initiatives (Integrated Planning Transformation, Hive, Clear Metal, PBI, and other online tools) for the assigned factory/end market
  • Continuously upskill the technical capabilities and commercial understanding
  • Continuously seek and explore process simplification within Area & DRBU

What is the direct impact of this role on the team or organization?

Execute the Area plan in line with DRBU & Regional direction

Reports to

Area Supply Network Manager

Number of Direct Reports

No

Core Relationships

Internal SNO, Area, DRBU & factory team, Logistic

External – Suppliers, Logistic providers

Geographic Scope 

Area

Travel Required

No

ACCOUNTABILITIES

Specific accountabilities for the Distribution & Inventory Role (D&I):

  • Responsible for communication with the customer and/or customer service.
  • Responsible for the supply chain networks and maps
  • Responsible for overall inventory within the supply network
  • Responsible for calculating stockholding policies and (SEIO FG) managing inventory service levels, safety stock and inventory levels
  • Responsible for managing and validating the cumulative planning lead-times
  • Responsible for resolving and communicating supply issues the impact external demand
  • Responsible for the planned orders (deployment) for inter and in-market inventory deployment
  • Responsible for demand & distribution exceptions
  • Responsible for execution of distribution orders within the firm zone
  • Responsible for collaborating with the demand planner, master planner (or SNP) and local distribution orders in the scheduling zones
  • Responsible for ensuring constraint availability
  • Responsible for D&I planning, transactional and master data
  • Responsible for demand analysis
  • Selects scenarios in case of resolution
  • Approval of parameter automation policies due to segmentation
  • Approval of stockholding or other policies

Specific accountabilities for the Master Planner (MP) (Inhouse/internal):

  • Responsible for achieving optimal plan for the entire planning horizon (FG, WMS, SFG)
  • Responsible for firming and aligning supply and planned orders (for production and purchasing) in the planning zone
  • Responsible for MP planning, transactional and master data
  • Responsible for monitoring and actioning supply exceptions
  • Responsible for collaborating with the Purchasing Planner, Production Scheduler and D&I Planner.
  • Responsible for defining and maintaining the resources that are not in source system
  • Responsible for managing the constraints in supply
  • Create Planning BOM and new constraint in KXS RapidResponse
  • Responsible for sharing forecast with suppliers
  • Responsible for calculating stockholding policies (excluding SEIO FG)
  • Selects scenarios in case of resolution
  • Approval of parameter automation policies due to segmentation
  • Approval of stockholding or other policies

Specific accountabilities for the Master Planner (external):

  • Responsible for achieving optimal plan for the entire planning horizon
  • Responsible for firming and aligning planned orders (for purchasing) in the planning zone
  • Responsible for the planning, transactional and sourcing master data
  • Responsible for monitoring and actioning supply exceptions
  • Responsible for collaborating with Master Planner Production (or SNP), purchasing planner, production scheduler and D&I Planner.
  • Responsible for managing the constraints within suppliers
  • Responsible for ensuring visibility for the supplier capacity and supplier raw materials availability
  • Responsible for calculating stockholding policies (excluding SEIO FG)
  • Selects scenarios in case of resolution
  • Approval of parameter automation policies due to segmentation
  • Approval of stockholding or other policies

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE

ESSENTIAL

Experience Required

  • Minimum 1 year of experience across Planning, Logistic, NPI (Manufacturing & Commercial experience would be an advantage)

Technical / Functional / Leadership Skills Required

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good analytical and digital skills
  • Good Supply Chain knowledge (process, metrics)
  • Strong knowledge in IWS, CI tools, and agile concept

Education / Qualifications / Certifications Required

  • University degree (Supply Chain related major could be an advantage)
  • Mastery in advanced planning system could be an advantage

BENEFICIAL

  • Knowledge of Kinaxis – Rapid Response be a plus
  • Good problem-solving skills & able to work independently 
  • Team Player

QUALIFYING QUESTIONS FOR APPLICANTS

  • Have you used any advanced planning system before and how well are you in that?
  • Do you have knowledge of Supply Planning?
  • Are you familiar with E2E Synchronised Supply Chain?

WE ARE BAT

At BAT we are committed to our Purpose of creating A Better Tomorrow. This is what drives our people and our passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at BAT.

  • Global Top Employer with 53,000 BAT people across more than 180 markets
  • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries
  • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations
  • Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner
  • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies

BELONGING, ACHIEVING, TOGETHER

Collaboration, diversity and teamwork underpin everything we do here at BAT. We know that collaborating with colleagues from different backgrounds is what makes us stronger and best prepared to meet our business goals. Come bring your difference!

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