Planner Buyer - Tessenderlo, Belgium





Your future job

As an Planner Buyer at Melexis, you will be the interface towards the suppliers/subcontractors, translating the Melexis requirements into orders and tracing material till delivered.

More specifically, you will:

  • Determine the demand related to the BOM components at the assigned suppliers and follow up with them the inventory and open orders
  • Manage the phase in / phase out of products in production and new products coming from development or business units in cooperation with in-house partners
  • Be involved in the preparation and execution of Logistic Service Level Agreement (e.g.: stock, price, cycle time, cost, capacity agreements), according to company supplier strategic road-map
  • Communicate delivery changes and resolve supply issues by working with in-house partners and/or suppliers
  • Assure logistic data from suppliers/subcontractors are at any time up to date and available
  • Prepare, analyze and validate FCT cycles to suppliers. Follow up on capacity challenges and identify possible shortages

Your profile

  • Bachelor degree in economics, business administration or engineering or equivalent based on experience
  • Thorough knowledge in supply chain planning methodologies and processes; Basics of Master production scheduling; Sales & Operations planning; Material Requirement planning
  • Previous experience (2 - 5 years) working with ERP systems, Oracle experience is preferred
  • Strong customer service focus to enhance satisfaction
  • Strong problem solving and reasoning skills to effectively deal with problems varying in complexity relative to job level
  • Able to set long term planning, put priorities and take decisions in case of urgency
  • Strong communication skills – to be able to transfer the required information to the relevant person in a timely and proper manner
  • Experience in working successfully in teams over multiple sites will be considered as an advantage
  • Fluent in English / Chinese speaking knowledge would be considered as an advantage

We offer

  • A challenging job in a dynamic high-tech international environment
  • The opportunity to take ownership of your professional passion in order to contribute to the success of the company
  • An enjoyable, team-oriented and professional atmosphere in a flat-structured organization
  • Versatile development opportunities