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Planning Manager – Material Requirement and Reliability

Bangkok, Thailand
Inventory Planning/Control

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905760064W

Johnson& Johnson (Thailand)

Planning Manager – Material Requirement and Reliability

Overall responsibility

Manage Material Requirement Planning team to delivery customer service via balancing with inventory and expenses with having excellence master data governance. Optimize and improvement MRP process and RPM inventory model. Coordinate with Source and related team for long-term suppliers management on materials supply issues/chronic issues – ensure issues to be reviewed with solution avoid impact to service

Principal Responsibilities
  • Manage team of MRP planners – including recruitment, performance mgmt and development plans

  • Lead MRP planning team for material ordering. Ensure schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet production dates required by master production schedulers

  • Develops and implements material ordering policies, standards, guidelines, technology and procedures

  • Lead analyzes material requirement with warehouse capacity data and performs mathematical calculations to determine material order processes (through RPM Entitlement model)

  • SLOB Management process (Reporting, Projection, SLOB governance)

  • Coordinate with Source and related team (Quality, Plant) for long-term suppliers management on materials supply issues/chronic issues – ensure issues to be reviewed with solution avoid impact to service

  • Periodic review and conduct alignment meeting with key suppliers to review past performance, future projections and risks

  • Lead compliance with SAP for Maintain/ Generate new contract

  • Local lead RPM improvement projects



Bachelor’s degree in any field related to sciences, engineering or business.

Professional Experience: Experience in supply management or planning is preferable.

Knowledge and Skills: Communicate in English well. Basic knowledge on MS Words, Excel and Power point. Good interpersonal skills.

Professional Experience:

At least 3-5 years experience in a Supply Chain Planning / Manufacturing role or Sourcing role.


Demonstrates integrity, inspires trust and avoids conflicts of interest.

Self development, maintains up-to-date knowledge of relevant franchise products and supply chain best practices.

Teamwork & Leadership : 

Interacts and collaborates well with the team. Respectful and adaptable, yet with a strong point of view.

Able to make strong internal connections across functions and externally with suppliers and influence change as needed to deliver high level of stability in material supply

Able to develop a high performing materials planning team and ensure development of talent

Learning Capacity :

Rapidly learns new skills and ideas; assimilates complex information.

Analytical & Decision Making:

Able to quickly size up information, use logic to evaluate and draw sound conclusions and decisions. Must have a right level of assertiveness and able to know where to go for information.

Resilience& Coping with Pressure:

Works efficiently and maintains positive outlook under significant pressure and manages setback, criticism and tension. Has a strong sense of urgency and not resistant to change.

Communication & Languages:

Fluent in written and spoken English. Must be able to communicate clearly and concisely both verbal and in writing with all levels within all business functions.

Information Technology:
SAP and APO user. Basic computer skills in MS Office.

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson (Thailand) Ltd. (8585)
Job Function
Inventory Planning/Control
Requisition ID