May 29, 2019

Material Planner

  • Saudi Arabian Airlines
  • Jeddah Saudi Arabia
Full time Engineering Management Purchasing-Procurement Supply Chain

Job Description

  • To generate the material plan of the MRO/airlines. To develop the material demand plan and ensuring the timely availability of materials and uninterrupted flow of activities and that inventory carrying costs are minimised. 
  •  Coordinate with Engineering for the work scope required in order to identify needed material.
  • Study availability of needed parts to ensure provision in a timely manner
  •  Place material orders for unavailable material to ensure the uninterrupted flow of different activities.
  • Generates the material demand for the business unit based on the system or the workload received from aircraft planning.
  • Analyse the inventory of aircraft material in most efficient and effective way to ensure optimum materials utilisation and customer support, while accomplishing financial inventory objectives.
  •   Ensure the material demand plan is done on-time and correctly as possible.
  •   Establish forecasts based on analysis of stock data and prepare short/long term plans for  control of aircraft materials stock.
  • Analyse system and materials requirements data to define reorder level and required quantities
  • Establish stock levels and station allocation for consumable and Rotable inventory and ensure  availability.
  •   Monitor established plans and works and set alternative plans.
  • Determine and sort-out types and quantities of stock or scrap parts.
  •  Review and approve all original provisioning order
  •  Study RSPL’s and recommend spare level.
  • Analyse increase of material stock turnover rate, identify reason and provide solutions.
  •  Make technical/ management presentation with necessary data and information.


  • Bachelor's degree in industrial Engineering or any appropriate Engineering discipline (Aeronautical, Mechanical, and Electrical Eng). Supply chain (material planning).
  • GPA: (3/4.0) or (3.75/5.0). 
  •  Supply chain(material planning)
  •    industrial Engineering
  •  Communication skills
  •   Fluent English & Arabic
  •   IT Skills – Microsoft