Material Planner & Buyer


  • Calamba, Philippines
    Unit A, 103 Excellence Avenue, Carmelray Industrial Park I, Calamba, CALABARZON, Philippines
  • Full time
Posted a month ago and deadline of application is on 20 Sep
Recruiter was hiring 4 days ago

Material Planner & Buyer


Job Description

  • Receive sales order and rolling forecasts from either the Customer Service Officer (CSO) or Supply Chain Manager
  • Translate all demand into a Materials Resource Plan (MRP)
  • Analyse the MRP Report as the basis for ordering the required materials
  • Go through a Purchase Requisition approval process for processing or planning of orders in the absence of a Customer’s P.O. (i.e., for new product launches, paid samples, etc.)
  • Plan the Production Schedule in accordance with the Sales Order, availability of raw materials and other requirements
  • Ensure that the Finished Good is available on the committed date provided to the CSO
  • Manage the inventory of the Finished Goods by effective planning of production by satisfying the requirements of the customer, and at the same time, maintain the required DSI of the company
  • Initiate, analyse (including cost benefit), recommend and implement projects and /or innovations for cost improvement of raw and packaging materials
  • Make contingency plans in times of emergencies i.e. strike, calamities, systems breakdown, port congestion, etc. and consults superiors for major decisions

Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Operations, Supply Chain or any related course
  • With at least 3 years experience in Supply Chain (planning & procurement)
  • Background in ERP system is an advantage but not required
  • Has the ability to work independently and can react quickly to changing priorities
  • With effective negotiation skills
  • With good oral and written communication skills
  • Computer Proficient (MS Applications)

Perks and Benefits

  • Paid Holidays Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Bereavement/Family Leave Paid Bereavement/Family Leave
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Single Parent Leave Single Parent Leave
  • Special Leave Benefits for Women Special Leave Benefits for Women
  • Retirement Benefit Plans Retirement Benefit Plans
  • Life Insurance Life Insurance
  • Medical / Health Insurance Medical / Health Insurance
  • Medical, Prescription, Dental, or Vision Plans Medical, Prescription, Dental, or Vision Plans
  • Free Lunch or Snacks Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Performance Bonus Performance Bonus

Jobs Summary

Job level
Associate / Supervisor
Job category
Supply Chain
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Office Address
Unit A, 103 Excellence Avenue, Carmelray Industrial Park I
Food Production
1 opening

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New Food Coatings (Philippines) Inc., doing business under the name and style of Newly Weds Foods (Philippines) (NWFP) is a joint venture company, manufacturing food coatings and seasonings for the industrial food sector throughout the Philippines and South East Asia. With affiliated production facilities in Australia, New Zealand Thailand and China, the group is collectively known as Newly Weds Foods Asia Pacific. The company was incorporated in the Philippines in 2002, investing in a manufacturing facility located in Laguna, to the south of Manila. The factory has a state of the art blending capability and the company also distributes the complete range of Newly Weds Foods’ Japanese Style Breadcrumb and Special Bake Breadcrumb. NWFP’s parent companies, Newly Weds Foods of the U.S. and George Weston Foods of Australia are experienced manufacturers of a diverse range of foods. Newly Weds Foods is a world leader in the manufacture of food coatings and seasonings, with 12 manufacturing plants in the U.S. and Canada, 2 factories in the U.K. and a number of joint ventures and licensing arrangements throughout the world. George Weston Foods produces a wide variety of food products including bread, flour, dairy products and biscuits in 64 manufacturing facilities throughout Australia and New Zealand. The company is owned by Associated British Foods of the U.K., one of the largest food companies in the world.
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