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Site Planning Manager (m or f) - United Kingdom  

Solvay (company)


Posted on : 26 February 2017

Project Description

  • Our company  is a leading supplier of composite materials, process consumables and tooling to industries such as high performance automotive, Formula 1, aerospace, rail, defense, renewable energy and marine. 
  • Within the composites business line, we are driven by fast customer response, unmatched technical support, technology and innovation and unparalleled product quality, offering a dynamic culture of “Delivering Innovation with real advantage”. 
  • As Site Planning lead, you will be in charge of planning activities for the sites.

Job Description  
  • Responsible for all site planning activities regarding finished goods planning, raw material planning and inventory management
  • Lead the site portion of monthly S&OP process outlining supply / demand balance gaps and mitigating actions
  • Interact cross functionally with marketing, sales, manufacturing, supply chain, product management and NPI (new product introduction) teams to facilitate the planning process.
  • Responsible for people management and talent enhancement / development of the site planning team.
  • Adhere to global planning rules of engagement / processes and use of SAP planning tools. 

  • In depth experience in a manufacturing business working in a demand management or related role.
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in supply chain, business, finance, engineering or related area.
  • Well versed in forecasting techniques and KPIs, using a formal ERP system (SAP, other)
  • Prior experience with NPI (new product introduction) stage-gate process.
  • Change management leadership experience
  • Proven track record of delivering results working in a fast paced growth environment. 

We Offer 
  • A challenging and international work environment in a globally operating company
  • A broad range of responsibilities and the opportunity to develop career aspirations