Michael Page

Planning Director - FMCG

Michael Page
Posted on 2-May-21

Planning Director - FMCG

Michael Page

Job Highlights

  • Multicultural, dynamic working environment
  • Critical senior leadership role
  • Fast-paced

Job Description

You will be responsible for the effective management & controlling of all facets of the Demand, Supply, Inventory Planning, Operations and Logistics. This is a strategic position and you are expected to be able to deliver effective & efficient services which are timely, cost effective and business compliant.

Client Details

Our Client is a leading FMCG company with significant market share in key global markets, offering a variety of products to their customers. The company has a vision to combine innovation, knowledge, people and products. With increasing demand and new product introductions, they are currently looking for a Planning Director to be an integral part of their Asia leadership team.


  • Develop, implement and execute strategies covering all spectrum of Supply Chain processes including supplier/production/demand planning, distribution, logistics and operations for the region
  • Establishing the Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning (S&OP) processes
  • To set direction, strategies, vision with a keen focus on driving continuous improvement activities within the Supply Chain function in order to develop successful performance platforms
  • Evaluate, define and strategise Distribution & Operations processes across the region
  • Spearheading Cost savings Projects for the region - structural changes, longer-term vs strategic moves
  • Capital Expenditure: Prepare and agree annual and longer-term capital budgets and take responsibility for implementation of approved projects for the manufacturing sites


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or other related disciplines
  • At least 15 years of experience in Supply Chain, ideally with experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Solid track record for managing regional S&OP process
  • Outstanding leadership capabilities, ability to communicate a compelling vision for the supply management organisation, and ability to drive results while developing a strong team
  • Excellent English and Thai language skills (both verbal and written)
  • Ability to work in a fast pace, results-oriented environment under minimal supervision

Job Offer

  • Senior leadership opportunity in a quickly growing, global organisation
  • Excellent compensation and benefits scheme

To apply online please click the "Apply" button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Sonia Fernandez on +66 2 012 5017

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
10 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

After more than 40 years in the recruitment market, Michael Page is the leading brand of PageGroup, a publicly listed FTSE 250 company with a respected position as the leaders in international recruitment and hiring. Our four brands currently spread across 140 offices and a network that spans 36 countries and more than 7,000 staff around the world.

PageGroup has a strong presence across Asia Pacific, and in 2016 we launched our 11th APAC country operation with a new office in Thailand's capital city, Bangkok. Our Thailand team already has an impressive track record, offering customers a unique consultative approach, tailoring each solution to specific requirements, including long-term support and in-depth market knowledge. To take your career to the next level in Thailand, visit http://www.michaelpage.co.th/

Additional Company Information

Human Resources Management/Consultancy