Sr. Planning Professional

Requisition ID:  53326

Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Supply Chain and Logistics

Vestas Factory

Vestas is the world leader in wind technology and a driving force in the development of the wind power industry. Vestas’ core business comprises the development, manufacture, sale, marketing and maintenance of Wind Turbines. Come and join us at Vestas!


Global Manufacturing -> Engineering & Business Service center -> SCM EBSC


Supply chain management supports direct material buying, transportation, production planning, CAPEX buying & logistics coordination and ensures to deliver the required materials on time in full, at a minimal cost to all global Vestas factories, sites and wind farms.
Department's goal is to achieve 100% timely deliverables to all stakeholders along with process initiatives. This department is operating globally, so an international experience comes with the job. We are looking for skilled personals who are well structured, well organized and ready to work in an international Environment with many cultural differences. You need to be able to handle large amount of data, coordinating with various stake holders



  •  Responsibilities Required Ensure daily production requirements are achieved to meet customer expectation
  •  Assists in issuing and tracking production orders, ensuring that required materials are supplied to the production floor, as according to the production schedule
  •  Follow-up as required with all internal stake holders to expedite flow of materials and documents to meet production schedule and customer expectation
  •  Complete status reports for production progress, work in process, and inventory
  •  Tracks the progress of goods as they are being manufactured to ensure they remain on schedule
  •  Monitoring inventory levels and implement Engineering Change to adapt new versions
  •  Interacts with shop floor management daily to resolve issues regarding manufacturing efficiencies or additional information as requested from Manufacturing, Customer Service and Accounting
  •  Coordinate with stakeholders and forecast delivery plan
  •  May be asked to perform other duties at a lower level or higher level of proficiency


  • Any Graduation - UG / PG with relevant skillset & Experience
  •  2-4 yrs of experience as a Production Planner, dealing with end to end SCM
  •  High proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, MS Project)
  •  Expertise with SAP MM
  •  Good flair for analytics
  •  Good English written and verbal communication skills and able to speak with conviction
  •  Highly self-motivated, driven work ethic, keen attention to details and exceptional customer service orientation
  •  Excellent in stakeholder management and with assertive communication skills at all levels
  •  Efficient Team player - ready to work @ extreme work loads
  •  Innovative mind set to explore potential opportunities & propose changes within sphere of influence


  • Planning, coordinating and flexibility for handling a wide range of activities
  • Understands the manufacturing process thoroughly, Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and priorities tasks with strict deadlines
  • Good understanding / working knowledge on Imports & Exports
  • Know Business stakeholders' requirements & expectations
  • Analytical & ability to resolve operational challenges with ease


What We Offer

You'll have the opportunity to help strengthen the position of Vestas in a key market for the company with excellent perspectives of growth.  
Join Vestas and you'll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at the world's leading wind turbine producer, which has an ongoing dedication to sustainability. We value individual initiative, the desire to take on responsibility, and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions.  At Vestas your success is our success.


Additional Information
Your primary workplace will be in Chennai, India. Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 30th July 2024.

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DEIB Statement
At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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