23 days ago - req28685

Manager Production Planning


Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands




8+ years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management




Are you challenged by:

Leading a team of an ambitious group of production planners?
Preparing our manufacturing organization for the challenge to ramp EUV to high volume?

If so, join the Production Logistics department as Manager Production Planning!

Job Mission

Production Planning is mainly responsible for the transformation of the Master Production Schedule (MPS) into a feasible machine- and module start plan for regular makes ensuring all requirements will be fulfilled in time and most cost efficient way.

Job Description

As Manager Production Planning your main responsibilities are:
- Drive performance management cycles including target setting, mid and end year reviews
- Build and develop a team of production planners and secure optimal allocation of resources
- Drive continuous development of production planners, talent management and succession planning
- Develop, align, monitor and execute roadmap for Production Planning process improvements
- Setup and improve key performance indicators to manage performance of Production Planning proactively
- Monitor progress and identify risks for the production plan
- Support and improve end to end upgrade management from initiation until execution based on validated and agreed logistical implementation plan


MSc in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Logistics or Business Administration.


- Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience within production environment (high-tech, low volume environment) and 3 year management experience;
- Experience in planning and logistic processes;
- Experience in driving change.

Personal skills

- Taking ownership;
- Assertive and pro-active;
- Analytical and solution oriented with excellent organizational skills;
- Team player with good social and communication skills;
- Flexible and highly committed;
- Affinity with a technical environment.

Context of the position

The sector EUV Factory is responsible for the production and installation of EUV lithographic systems. The production process of the most advanced machines takes place within the EUV Factory Veldhoven. Within the EUV Factory the Production Logistics department is responsible for all logistic processes and planning within the EUV factory.

The Manager Production Planning reports to the Manager Production Logistics and works closely together with team lead and managers within production logistics and managers from the module build, final assembly, test and prepack.

Other information

Please submit your CV and cover letter stating your motivation for this specific role at ASML to be considered.