Planning Officer Job in Kampala (100K)

Our client is one of the leading FMCG manufacturers in East Africa.

They seek to recruit a highly talented Kenyan to work in their subsidiary in Kampala Uganda in the capacity of Planning Officer.

Salary: Ksh 60,000 – 100,000

Department: Planning & Logistics Department

Location: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Planning & Logistics Manager


The company will offer the following benefits to successful candidates:

  • Housing allowance
  • Travel tickets
  • Medical cover

Overall purpose of the Job:

Responsible for Production planning and FG logistics

Principal Responsibility of the Job:

  • To prepare monthly production plan.
  • To monitor daily stock status of depots and plan production accordingly.
  • To ensure daily production plan compliance monitoring
  • To prepare MIS reports related to planning and logistics
  • To coordinate between depots and plan for priorities.
  • To ensure no stock out at depots
  • To generate Batch cards for production
  • To prepare Special Products Requisitions to Production, or to other locations where stocks are available.
  • To plan and prioritize movement of FG from factory to depots.
  • To be actively involved in Kaizen activities of the plant.
  • To perform any other duties as required by management from time to time.

Skills required:

  • Production planning and management of its challenges.
  • Logistics acumen
  • Supply chain management
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Decision making skills
  • SAP/ERP knowledge

Job requirements:

  • Educational/professional Qualification: Bachelor’s degree
  • Working Experience: 5 Years work experience in Production Planning, Logistics, and Warehousing

How to Apply:

If you meet the criteria set above and is willing to work in Kampala, please send your application to clearly quoting “PLANNING OFFICER” on the email subject line.

Applications closes on 30th June, 2019.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: June 8, 2019 — 9:17 pm