Capacity Planner


The Vlisco Logistic Department is looking for a Capacity Planner. In this role, you will be focusing on setting up and optimizing the production planning in a dynamic production environment with 90 different operations, 600 routes for 25,000 SKU. The purpose is to plan a machine for the right orders at the right time using APS software. As a (senior) capacity planner, you are also responsible for the management and optimization of this software.


Key responsibilities:

  • Determining required production capacities on the basis of S&OP plan.
  • Translating the Master Production Schedule to an operational planning at machine level.
  • Monitoring production progress, identification and anticipate risks and planning scenarios for optimization of the plan.
  • Managing, updating and drawing up improvement of the APS-tools and production planning procedures
  • Creating insights and drafting (K)PI reports.


You have a bachelor degree within Supply Chain, Logistics and Operations or Business Administration. Besides, you have 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment using APS systems. You have a high sense of urgency and feel comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. Furthermore, you have the ability to use logic and reasoning to identify solutions to problems and the ability to manage time and priorities appropriately. For this role, knowledge of Dutch and English both written and verbal is required.


About Vlisco

The Vlisco Group is a company with an exciting story to tell. For over 170 years, Vlisco has created high-end and highly desired textiles, which have become part of the vibrant culture of West and Central Africa. Vlisco Group has four brands in its portfolio: Vlisco, Woodin, Uniwax and GTP. Design, Fashion, Creativity, Innovation and Quality are the overall brand values. With headquarters and production facilities in Holland, Ivory Coast and Ghana, numerous local commercial organizations and around 2.300 employees, Vlisco Netherlands is looking for candidates who can contribute to developing our future business. Individuals who feel at home in our international culture and can relate to the dynamic and creative nature of our business. Individuals who themselves have a story to tell.


What we offer:

In addition to a competitive salary, a 38-hour working week, holiday allowance and an extra 13th month salary, you will be part of the logistics team within Vlisco where you will have the opportunity to grow your organizational and planning skills and contribute to the overall success Vlisco Netherlands B.V.


Do you want to be proud to work at this colourful company too?

If you are the candidate, we are looking for, please apply by sending us your resume and motivation. If you would like more information about this vacancy, you can reach out to Ángela Castaño Estévez, Corporate Recruiter at +31611067619.