Material Requirement Planner at International Breweries Plc

International Breweries Plc – Our Dream is to bring people together for a better world. Beer, the original social network, has been bringing people together for thousands of years. We are committed to building great brands that stand the test of time and to brewing the best beers using the finest natural ingredients.

Our diverse portfolio of well over 400 beer brands includes global brands Budweiser, Corona and Stella Artois; multi-country brands Beck’s, Castle, Castle Lite, Hoegaarden, and Leffe; and local champions such as Aguila, Bud Light, Jupiler, Klinskoye, Modelo Especial, Quilmes, Skol, and Victoria.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Material Requirement Planner

Requisition ID.: 30049417
Location: Nigeria
Job Type: Full Time


  • The key purpose of this role is to ensure a consistent supply of materials to plants to satisfy production volumes while optimizing cash flow.

Key roles and responsibilities

  • Deliver weekly and long term MRP runs
  • Prepare and present materials related KPIs, gaps and opportunities in supply review
  • Manage materials within cash flow budgets and against inventory policy
  • Stock level management at Brewery and Supplier
  • Materials management for NPD, Promotions and discontinuations, including phase in and phase out planning
  • Risk identification and mitigation
  • System and Master Data maintenance
  • Identify and implement cost avoidance and cost reduction initiatives
  • KPI tracking – DCBL material, Inventory Out of Range
  • Manage call offs from suppliers
  • PR generations for all materials and Retpack
  • Supplier management (operational level)
  • Ensuring material supply against requirement
  • Expediting of urgent deliveries
  • Control/Loss Prevention and Obsolete Management
  • Reporting

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of HND
  • B Tech Logistics or Equivalent qualification in Logistics or Commercial
  • Minimum of 6 months on-the-job training.
  • Ability to use SAP, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Excellent presentation, report drafting, and interpersonal skills
  • Discipline and rigor around process and attention to detail
  • Supply chain orientated degree, or degree in one of the numerical sciences preferred
  • Ability to negotiate and influence Suppliers
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong Problem-solving ability
  • Familiarity with Supply chain principles, from Purchasing through to manufacturing

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Closing date: Not specified