Team leader Supply & Production Planning

Posting End Date: 

Heerlen, NL, 6422 PD

Company:  Everris International B.V.


As our Team leader Supply & Production Planning you will lead a team of four and assist the manager Planning and Demand Fulfilment in execution and provision of process improvements within Supply Chain, directly or indirectly related to Supply Planning. 

Job Description


Your main responsibility is to improve overall performance and service of the global supply chain of ICL Specialty Fertilizer (SF).  You also replace Manager Planning and Demand Fulfilment during absence on activities such as Master Data Management in n.SKEP as well as execution of n.SKEP Planning. You will lead a team of 4 Production planners and reports directly to Manager Planning & Fulfilment. 


You will take respossibility for the daily functioning and overall goal setting & evaluations throughout the year, and for initiating process improvements to motivate and develop the team members.


In more detail, you'll manage


Demand Review

  • Taking  initiative to improve internal processes, resulting in better performance of Supply Planning as well as overall service to customers. Take part in project teams as leader or member.    
  • Maintaining master data in n.SKEP in the DRP and Production Planning system and for the connections between Demand Planning and DRP. Maintaining stock level policies in n.SKEP.


Master Planning in NSKEP

  • Executing weekly Master Planning activities in n.SKEP; monitoring capacity constraints, advising regarding shift patterns and capacity utilization on midterm as well as long term. Preparing information for monthly Forecast Meeting with SC Heerlen and S&OP meetings. Assuring that correct MPS is exported to QAD for MRP calculations.

Production planning support

  • Advising Production Planners on constraint issues and how to act on them. You'll lead and or execute the introduction of new product/production locations within the Production Planning Team.


Inventory management

  • Supportive in inventory control within SC (all QAD entities).



Your profile 

To be succesful in this challenging role, you have

  • a Bachelor (HBO) Business Administration/Logistics degree - or gained that level by experience
  • a minimum of 4-year experience as planner/scheduler and 1-2 years’ experience in leading a team
  • a profound understanding of sales, marketing and supply processes;
  • experience with ERP systems and planning systems (QAD/n.SKEP) and Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel).

Furthermore yoy have xxcellent knowledge (verbally and in writing) of the English and Dutch language.



ICL SF Heerlen, Nederland



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About ICL Specialty Fertilizers

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