Production & Material Planner
We aim to be the best electronics provider for intelligent vehicle lighting.
Our people are the key drivers for our success.
We ensure sustainable economic growth and a constant contribution to our customer’s success through innovative and high-quality products.
To actively support the development of the product from concept to manufacturing
The team strives to continuously improve our performance, anticipate & drive change in order to be one step ahead.
Currently we are looking to expand our team and find some new enthusiastic and creative colleagues.
If you like new challenges, have automotive background or want to learn about it then we would like to meet you.
Varroc Lighting Systems is a global automotive supplier providing custom design solutions and innovative product development for exterior vehicle lighting systems. Headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, we manufacture world-class lighting created through our leading-edge global manufacturing capabilities.
Varroc Lighting Systems is a premier developer and manufacturer of next-generation external lighting systems and vehicle control electronics for the automotive and two-wheeler industries. Focused on safety, mobility, and style, Varroc Lighting Systems brings leading-edge technology to the mainstream automotive market with high-quality and cost-competitive solutions. Headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, U.S., the company has more than 8,000 employees worldwide with operations in in 17 countries and capabilities on every continent where vehicles are produced. Varroc Lighting Systems is a key member of the Varroc Group family of automotive components businesses.
We take our activity and the way we act very seriously and are always guided by The Code of Conduct & Ethics Principles:
B. Compliance with Local & International Laws, Regulations
C. Fair Competition and Antitrust
D. Insider Trading
E. Bribery & Corruption
F. Accurate Record, Reporting & Accounting
G. Product Safety & Quality & Industry Standards
H. Confidentiality, Company Property & Information, Intellectual Rights
I. Data Privacy
J. Conflicts of Interests
K. Human & Labor Rights
L. Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunities
N. Health & Safety. Environment
O. Social Responsibility
P. Speak up & Retaliation
Bachelors in a technical or economical field
Minimum 2 years experience in a similar job, preferably in automotive
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong presentation and negotiation skills
Ability to function in a fast-paced team-oriented environment and handle multiple priorities
Knowledge of ERP systems (preferably SAP)
Fast reaction to changes
Quick decision taker
Analytical and numerical competences
Capacity to work under pressure, with deadlines
Strong skills in English language
Schedules the supply of materials/components to meet production requirements and minimum safety stock levels
Plans, develops, implements and evaluates processes for material delivery from supplier to point of fit
Plans and prepares manufacturing production schedules, assesses changes and improves processes as necessary
Assess volume requirements against planning assumptions
Day-to-day order management and management of deliveries
Understands and manages risks to minimize impact on production schedule
Takes follow up actions in relation to material shortages that affect production
Implements all processes to agreed standards and targets and support continuous improvement initiatives and identify areas of improvement
Monitors the integrity of Bill of Materials (BOM) and manages inventory accuracy
Monitors inventory levels against agreed target levels
Supports inventory checks to validate inventory accuracy
Minimizes obsolete stock and ensure business is left with minimum liability
Creates regular statistical reports and analysis and updates others in the organization