Material Planner (m/f) in Aurangabad at ZF

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our Business Unit Chassis Systems has recently successfully been awarded additional business in the Region SoutheastAsia/India/Pacific. Therefore we will launch a new greenfield plant in Aurangabad (India) in 2018 and are seeking for a

Plan, order, control, and coordinate production related materials to guarantee a 100%-uninterruptable supply with required materials to the assembly process.


  • Plan and order material via SAP including MRP.

  • Negotiate and follow up with suppliers on lead-time of delivery and freight to control inventory.

  • Review MRP output and develop part purchasing schedules based on production requirements and associated activities and issue part purchasing schedules to suppliers to support a smooth operation.

  • Manage inventory including parts scheduling, fill rates, inventory levels in line with the plant goals and perform associated reporting.

  • Communicate with customer about forecast, investigation, ordering and information distribution.

  • Responsible for initial expediting of production material into the plant in accordance with schedule parameters.

  • Work with interfaces to develop and improve part planning methods and capacity utilization.

  • Improve delivery performance inbound, inventory turn rates and logistics costs.


  • Bachelor degree or similar education or equivalent professional experience

  • Min. of 3 years of professional experiences in supply chain or warehouse/material planning activities

  • Automotive industry experience

  • SAP-Materials Planning and Production Processing ITAF 16949-Premium Freight, Cycle Count, Material Planning

  • Good communication and problem-solving skills

  • Good command in English

Contact Information

Hrishikesh Aponarayan,


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