TFG Recruitment – Central Planner

Website The Foschini Group - TFG

Job Description:

The Design Centre has an exciting and challenging Central Planner position available within their division. If you would like the opportunity to join a leading retailer in South Africa, and if you possess the following abilities then this is the ideal position for you.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and manage the seasonal factory listing
  • Prepare pre-seasonal workings and communicate identified opportunities and capacity constraints
  • Agree strategic CMT’s with Planning Managers and Key Accounts Managers
  • On a Monthly basis monitor the alignment between Seasonal, Commitment and roll-up plans, communicating significant(material) differences to planning managers
  • Maintain the Fast-React planning Master data
  • Prepare High-Level seasonal strategy working papers and present to relevant team
  • Compile and communicate GAP/Overruns report weekly
  • Calculate the cost of manufacturing and ensure the standard minute rates are adjusted in the system seasonally.
  • Communicate seasonal calendar to the merch plan
  • Review planning data in centric (Planning system) and communicate discrepancies identified
  • Align seasonal demand with available Capacity within Fast-React
  • Prepare the three-year capacity projection file based on factories ability to expend within existing facilities or additional facilities

Job Requirements:

  • Proven working experience in a Manufacturing and Planning environment (3-5years)
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • A high degree of numeracy and an analytical, detailed and strategic approach to work
  • Good organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Computer literacy in word and excel (Moderate to Advanced)
  • Matric and relevant qualification (degree/diploma)
  • Strong planning & administration skills and the ability to problem solve

Job Details:

Company: The Foschini Group – TFG

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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