Production Planner

  • Manufacturing
  • Helmond, Netherlands

Production Planner


The Vlisco Logistic & Planning Department is looking for a Production Planner. In this role, you will be focusing on setting up and optimizing the production planning in a dynamic production environment. The purpose is to plan the right orders at the right time within the machine capacity.

What are the key tasks:

  • Determine the daily production schedule and order flow such that On Time and completeness (In Full) are guaranteed.
  • Monitor the production progress, identify and anticipate potential risks and devie scenarios to improve the production plan.
  • Manage, update and make improvements to the GSP tools and production planning procedures.
  • Collaborate closely with production supervisors to make ad-hoc changes in machine planning and determine priority of orders.
  • Creating insights and drafting KPI reports.
  • You get the freedom to make improvements in your daily work.

Job requirements

What are the required standards?

  • You do not give up easily and you can perform well under time pressure.
  • Since you continuously switch with colleagues within different departments of the organization, good communication skills are essential.
  • You are also customer-oriented, with an eye for the processes and you have a practical, solution-oriented attitude.
  • You are analytically savvy.
  • you are proactive and feel comfortable in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Fluently speak and write in Dutch

What is your background?

  • A bachelor degree within Supply Chain, Logistics and Operations or Business Administration.
  • You have a high sense of urgency and feel comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
  • You have the ability to use logic and abstract reasoning to identify solutions to problems and the ability to manage time and priorities appropriately.
  • Are you just graduated? Please respond as well. Professional experience is an advantage but potential is what will count.

What we offer?

In addition to a competitive salary, a 38-hour work week, holiday compensation  and an additional 13th monthly salary. You will be part of Vlisco's planning team, which consists of wonderful coworkers. On top of that, you will have the opportunity to improve your organizational and planning skills and contribute to Vlisco Netherlands overall performance.

Are you Interested? 

If you would like more information about this vacancy, you can reach out to our Recruitment Department by email;  If you consider yourself to be the right candidate, please apply by sending us your resume and reason for your interest by using the button below.