Production Planning Manager

Production Planning Manager (m/f/d)

Job description

  • Technical and disciplinary management of the Production Planning department
  • Compliance with KPIs, budget and cost frameworks
  • Overall responsibility for:
    • Occupying the painting lines
    • Creating and controlling painting and injection molding schedules
    • Planning and controlling production in the after market area
    • Creation and control of assembly orders, rack slips and loading lists
    • Creation and processing of bills of lading and execution of delivery bills
    • DFÜ
  • Contact person for customers regarding Jit processing
  • Proper operation and maintenance of the existing systems, in case of system malfunctions
  • Initiation of substitute measures
  • Collaboration in necessary inventories
  • Participation in working groups with the aim of increasing productivity
  • Inventory maintenance, inventory reconciliation
  • Picking control
  • Assembly control and planning


  • Completed technical or commercial training
  • Further training as technician or master craftsman desirable
  • Sound knowledge of SAP
  • Confident handling of the MS-Office package
  • High service orientation
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Basic knowledge of French desirable
  • Hands-on mentality