Manufacturing Planning Director

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Angela Tsui
Email email Angela
Reference 65216_1652928028

Manufacturing Planning Director

A leading US watch and jewelry retail group is looking for a leader to their manufacturing planning team of 10-15 in their Hong Kong sourcing office.

Reporting to the SVP of business, your responsibilities will include:

  • Management of capability improvement on a global scale for various categories under the group
  • Design and implement the category-level planning capability based on demand scenarios
  • Manage operational improvement in the process of supply planning, supply chain network design, production and sourcing operations and logistics management
  • Build and create platform to achieve business goals and targets from a productivity and cost saving viewpoint, help reduce complexity within the supply chain and improve speed
  • Manage component inventory controls
  • Recommend loading plan based on supplier capacity, performance, cost
  • Work closely with key counterparts within the business such as the sourcing team, global planners, finance team, along with manufacturing partners
  • Use detailed analytics across the business to drive lead-time management, on-time performance, forecasting and order management
  • Lead, develop and maintain the team by education and training
  • Implement planning and analytical tools with collaboration with IT
  • Maintain master data in planning systems

Requirements

  • 10+ years in planning positions or related for large sized sourcing companies
  • Bachelor degree or above in business management, MBA, finance, Supply chain or related discipline Business, Financial, Engineering
  • APICS Certification preferred
  • Experience working in fashion and apparel, footwear and accessories is highly preferred
  • Solid knowledge in factory operations, including product development, engineering, production line set up and control, outbound logistic and factory audits
  • Strong with systems such as SAP/ IBP / APO / Navision
  • Candidates based in Hong Kong / China currently are preferred
  • Frequent travel required (up to 50%)

Interested parties please send your CV to Angela Tsui (Angela.Tsui @connectedgroup.com) for more information.

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