Materials Planner

avatar December 5, 2022

Silicom Ltd. is an industry-leading provider of high-performance networking and data infrastructure solutions. Designed primarily to improve performance and efficiency in Cloud and Data Center environments, Silicom’s solutions increase throughput, decrease latency and boost the performance of servers and networking appliances, the infrastructure backbone that enables advanced Cloud architectures and leading technologies like NFV, SD-WAN and Cyber Security.

The Material Planner is a member of Silicom’s production planning team and will work with the Engineering, Logistics and Purchasing teams.

Job Description

  • Schedule the supply of materials to meet production requirements with minimum stock level.
  • Planning and handling the raw material procurement
  • Daily work with engineering, warehouse, purchasing and production planning
  • Manage shortages to maximize clear to build and on time starts/finishes
  • Analyze MRP recommendations
  • Recommend safety stock levels


  • Relevant education – Preferably BSC in Industrial Engineering Management.
  • Experience for 2 – 3 years as Planner at an electronics manufacturer company
  • Experience for 2 – 3 years with ERP (Priority preferably) and engineering (preferably Agile) system
  • Technical manufacturing background – an advantage
  • Experience 2 – 3 years with subcontractor’s management – an advantage
  • Experience of Improve and streamline processes
  • Understanding and running the MRP according to production plan
  • Defines and characterizes ERP processes (WO, main transactions)
  • Defines and characterizes Management reports (BI)
  • Proficiency in Excel
  • Excellent English-Read/Write and Speaking
  • Ability to function effectively under pressure, multiple constraints and in a dynamic environment


Job Category: Operations
Job Location: Israel Kfar-Saba

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