VNM, Bien Hoa, Adhesive Technologies

Supply Network Planning


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A FG (Finished goods) supply planner responsible for all VN chemical finished goods in according to group (SEA SNP) and hands on directly for daily activity SAP MRP planning, ensure all FG planning and aligned with country scheduler in weekly basis. Also responsible for Raw Material planning according to respective SNP network.


  • Order expedite request from demand planner/customer service (Rush order/demand pull in)
  • Update the SAP MRP to match any change in production planning
  • Highlight on any potential shortage and interrupt of supply for Raw material or FG
  • Weekly FG MRP planning for
  • Run APO SNP/SOPII/SAP MPR planning based on weekly basket planning
  • Communicate to Scheduler on weekly planning
  • Follow up and do necessary change in planning (if required)
  • Communicate to country MM team to purchase Raw material
  • Weekly follow up with MM team on the order and ETA status
  • Inventory Performance Review
  • Review previous month inventory performance and future six months inventory projection to identify the material with high inventory days
  • Review inventory that expired/blocked and to be expired within 6 months
  • Conduct root cause analysis and come up with proposed action plan
  • Finalize the list of IDHs to be discussed in S&OP meeting to reach final decision
  • S&OP meeting
  • Status update for new product regarding master data readiness and supply timeline and the depletion status for to be discontinued products
  • Update latest supply status for IDH with big supply gap
  • Present IDHs that expired/blocked/to be expired within 6 months &with high inventory days and final the action plan &owner to follow up with
  • Representative to participate in country S&OP meeting
  • Review and send expired or nearly expiry list to QC team to proceed re-test quality and extend shelf life.
  • Send scrap list to logistic team to proceed scrap in the month end
  • Review planning parameter (frozen zones, transit time, Safety stocks, MOQ, supply strategy, shipping mode, etc)
  • Product phase in phase out management
  • Master data set up for new IDH (MD,SL,PIR,APO/SNP,etc) and to be discontinued IDH (Y6)
  • Work with demand planner for forecast update for phase in and phase out products
  • Other ad-hoc required tasks


  • Minimum 2 years working experience in demand or supply planning or supply chain analysis is preferable
  • Able to operate MS Excel for intermediate formulation
  • Good English communication
  • SAP experience in MRP module is preferred
  • Willing to work at Bien Hoa factory
JOB ID: 21010591
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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