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Planning Manager

Req ID: J2279612

  • Location
    Santo Domingo, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Category Planning Group
  • Posted Tuesday, July 20, 2021
  • Time Type Full time

Job Description


Drives planning team to achieve continuous improvement in key materials metrics and provides exceptional support to customers, team members, and shareholders.

·         Responsible for the management, leadership and development of the Planning Department within a local Site .
·         Creates and implements new planning strategies.
·         Reviews capacity modules and schedules.
·         Ensures material liability coverage and master schedule data integrity.
·         Monitors Key Performance Metrics of the Department.
·         Ensures robust processes and documentation such as procedures and work instructions are implemented and maintained.
·         Has responsibility for departmental budgeting.
·         Analyzes revenue trends for the plant and provides updates to stakeholders.
·         May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

·         Strong knowledge of global and regional logistics operations and industry.
·         Strong proficiency in determining logistics requirements to enable company’s business goals and objectives with ability to devise and implement strategy to achieve targets.
·         Strong financial and analytical ability. Proficiency in managing business analytics to determine optimum company footprint.
·         Strong knowledge of international direct and indirect taxes as well as global customs regimes.
·         Proven track record of successful change management accomplishments, implementing and management continuous productivity and cost reduction programs.
·         Strong and convincing communication skills.
·         Proficiency in use of personal computers, Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and e-mail skills required.


·         Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration or equivalent; MBA preferred but not required.
·         9 to 12 years related Materials experience including 6 years in a management role.
·         Advanced PC skills including knowledge of Jabil's software packages.
·         APICS/NAPM certification preferred but not required.
·         Or a combination of education, experience and/or training.

-             Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or related areas.

-             Master’s degree in Operations or Supply Chain Management related areas.

-             10+ years of experience in Operations or Supply Chain in the manufacturing industry.

-             Minimum 5 year of direct experience as a Planning Manager or Materials Manager.

-             Certification from renown Supply Chain Management organization such as APICS’s certification.

-             6 sigma / Lean Bronze Certification a plus.

-             SAP Experience a plus.

-             Medical Devises / Electronic manufacturing environment appreciated.

-             Excellent English verbal and written skills.

-             Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

-             High negotiations capabilities.

-             Passionate: Live, breathe, believe in, and committed to standardize work.

-             Wiliness to travel 25% of their time.

-             Experience supervising professionals or as Planning Supervisor. (Internal Post Only).

-             1+ year from previous promotion. (Internal Post Only).

-             Or an equivalent combination of education, training, or experience.

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