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Planner 3, Materials

Location: Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, 14, Thailand 
Req ID: JR-0000042332


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  • Identify significant demand trends to Procurements and GCM team (R6Q demand comparison, Demand Historical (MPS Waterfall) and Materials PO coverages.
  • Co-ordinate Material Square Set & Material Availability activity in support of the R6Q Build Request and enable greater efficiency & collaboration across multiple global teams on driving increased supply opportunities.
  • Hi-light and assist in problem solving material shortages and recommending alternative Scenarios
  • To drive issues, organizing meetings, setting direction and to provide strategy for improvement
  • Publish Demand Profile & Water fall and Program Ramp up/down transition
  • HDD Components Strategy Planning which is aligned with the medium and longer term HDD industry dynamic changes.
  • Focuses on strategic, interlock with internal and external stakeholders, while maintaining operational excellence.
  • Generate ad-hoc report as requested by management from time to time.

  • Degree or Masters in IT, Business Management / Materials Management or related discipline 


  • Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience as a Planner / Buyer in Material Planning with hands on practical MRP knowledge in a OEM or multinational manufacturing environment


  • Strong in communication & negotiation skills.
  • Knowledge of MRP II and other computer software. Intermediate or advanced level of hands on MS Office skills (Excel & Power point)
  • A good team player Strong analytical and problem solving ability Effective interpersonal & communication Able to work under tight schedule
  • Excellent in planning, Proactive, responsible, independent working style.
  • Able to take up additional initiatives or projects with can-do attitude
  • Self -motivated and self-directed, however, must have demonstrated ability to work well with people



The future. It’s on you. You & Western Digital.

We’ve been storing the world’s data for more than 50 years. Once, it was the most important thing we could do for data. Now we’re helping the world capture, preserve, access and transform data in a way only we can.

The most game-changing companies, consumers, professionals, and governments come to us for the technologies and solutions they need to capture, preserve, access, and transform their data.


But we can’t do it alone. Today’s exceptional data challenges require your exceptional skills. It’s You & Us. Together, we’re the next big thing in data.


Western Digital® data-centric solutions are found under the G-Technology™, HGST, SanDisk®, Tegile™, Upthere™, and WD® brands.


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