Strategic Planning Manager – East Rand

  • Permanent
  • Ref #399039RB
  • Posted 11 hours ago
  • East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Manufacturing/Production, Production
Employer Description

Our client is a leading manufacturer with multiple factories and outlets around the world.

Job Description

27Reporting to the Sales Director, You will be responsible for:

  • Running the sales and operations planning process to ensure that sales, production and logistics constraints are managed
  • Model the company’ medium and long term plans to assist in formulating medium and long term strategies
  • Develop capacity plans, combined with a 3 year forward looking macro plan
  • Develop robust SAP/APO Planning and Material Management governing policies, processes and procedures
  • Use the sales and production forecasts to determine the possible need to augment the company’s capacities with imported product
  • Manage a team of 7 Production & Demand Planners


  • Relevant Degree
  • SAPICS Certification


  • 10+ years experience in production operations planning in a manufacturing environment
  • 5+ years managerial experience leading a production planning function
  • Sound functional knowledge of Supply Chain business areas
  • Understanding business processes and systems

Salary / Package

R1,4m - R1,7m CTC per annum


  • Medical Aid
  • Provident Fund
  • Car Allowance
  • 13th Cheque
  • Cell Phone