Supply Chain Lead

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Posted on 01 Mar 2021

Supply Chain Lead


Job Highlights

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Engineering
  • Related experience in Supply Chain
  • Good command in English

Job Description


  • Lead S&OP (Sales and Operations Planning) process to optimize the value chain relationships within company businesses to deliver value and provide transparency to the organization on constraints, opportunities, etc.  
  • Prepare monthly S&OP by using cross function input and facilitate S&OP meeting and collaborate.
  • Establish seamless internal relationships with customer facing functions e.g. Sales, Marketing, Engineering and Manufacturing to ensure transparency through value chain for optimal business results
  • Manage Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) Plant Revenue, Demand Accuracy, Lead Time, Customer Services Level, Customer Delivery On Time, Finished goods Inventory, cost savings projects and continuous improvement.
  • Implement processes to integrate capacity calculation and alignment of production plan with the capacity
  • Provide transparent production scheduling based on demand forecast as well as customer segmentation and analysis
  • Work closely with procurement and material planning teams on demand and inventory management execution for Finished Goods and WIP e.g. Keep optimum level of inventory days and value, minimize inventory Excess and Obsolete, Monitor and cleaning inventory on hold.
  • Ensure that overtime in manufacturing and change over time from one part number to another is minimized
  • Calculate buffers as Min-Max for each finished goods part number in line with customer schedules which is able to cover schedule fluctuations and manufacturing can be leveled
  • Implement process to create alarms to management in cases of abnormal changes in the customer forecasts potentially affecting capacity, material pipeline –shortages, excess and / or obsolete
  • Responsible to resolve all such issues and ensure 100% customer delivery on time and meet all score from customer which is related to delivery subject
  • Ensure delivery documents both hard copy or electronics is accurate to customer
  • Implement effective communication process with Sales and Finance to ensure that customer forecasts are in line with general business plan, understand customer time tables for model changes and new launches
  • Coordinate smooth ECN implementation
    • Participate in ECN meetings
    • Follow ECN timely implementation
    • Ensure no Obsolescence because of ECN implementation
    • Publish ECN impact on inventory , also for claims to be raised on Customer
  • Active Participation in New Project Launches and Launch Readiness
  • Outbound logistics cost reduction e.g. customer packaging, transportation, premium freight
  • Mentoring and coaching customer services and production planning team and monitor team performance for achievement and improvement
  • Support or initiate lean implementation, business system and process continuous improvement program
  • Dealing with emergency situations with will impact to business and operations
  • Supports the HSE Coordinator in maintaining the EMS.
  • Quality awareness as well as apply ISO9000 to the area of work.
  • Maintain 5S activities.
  • Report health, safety, environmental and security accidents/incidents immediately to the supervisor of the affected area.
  • Are aware of the significant health, safety, environmental and Security aspects of their work activities and the benefits of improved personal performance.
  • Understand the effect on the health, safety, environment and security of departing from specified operating procedures (work practices) and the potential legal consequences to the employee and the company.


  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Engineering, Statistic, Economics, Supply Chain, Logistics, Industrial Management or related fields.
  • Related experience in Supply Chain (Production Planning, Capacity Planning, Delivery Planning, Material Management, Inventory Control, Warehousing, Distributions, Transportation and 3PL Logistics).
  • Computer literate on Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint, able to operate MFG Pro is preferred.
  • Good command in English.
  • Thai nationality only
  • Able to work in Bangkhuntien
  • Manufacturing experience is most preferable
  • Have a private car will be advantage
Khun Sunisa Bilsamat
Regional HR Manager, Thailand and SEA
116/3 Soi Thiantalay 24,Bangkunthian-Chaitalay Road, Thakam, Bangkunthian, Bangkok 10150
Tel: 02-819-9555 ext 540

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview


Essentra is a leading international, supplier of specialist plastic, fiber and packaging products listed on the London Stock Exchange. The group is a well invested global business, headquartered in the UK, with 42 principle manufacturing facilities, 64 sales and distribution operations, and 5 research and development facilities spread across 29 countries in the Americas, Europe and Asia. For more information about Essentra visit our website at

In Thailand, we are a leading manufacturer of cigarette filters. The company, which is located in Bangkhuntien area of Bangkok, has been established in Thailand for 44 years and the business has been growing rapidly during the past 10 years. To support our business expansion, the company is seeking a complement & energetic personnel to join our dynamic team.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Education allowance, Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus