Associate Manager, Production Planning (m/w/d) – Gigafactory Berlin-Brandenburg

Tesla

Responsibilities

Tesla is accelerating the world’s transition to sustainable
energy. Revolutionary strategies and products were developed within a few years
and successfully launched on a large scale. This is only possible through
extraordinary speed, innovation and efficiency.

Gigafactory Berlin forms the perfect basis for rolling out
Tesla’s incredible success story in Europe. The most important pillar for this
are our employees. Their passion, motivation and engagement ensure that we
achieve our goals. We are looking for you to continue and expand this success
story together.

 

The Role

The Production Planning Manager is responsible for team
management, development, and holds the overall accountability for the Build
Plan Planning Team. The Build Plan Planning Team will work closely with Demand
Planning, Order Admin, Supply Chain Planning and Production Planning to ensure
Tesla’s production plans are effectively setup to enable the factory to be
successful. The Production Planning Manager will be responsible for
developing the production schedules for vehicles and components, communicating
it out to the organization and managing all plan changes. The ideal candidate will
appreciate an environment where superior work is encouraged, noticed and
rewarded.

Requirements

Bachelor’s degree (Masters preferred) in Industrial- or
Automotive Engineering, Economics, Business/Supply Chain Management or
equivalent experience / evidence of exceptional ability.

5+ years’ experience in Production Planning, Demand
Planning, Materials Management, Logistics, Operations Planning, Business
Planning, Assembly Planning or related fields.

3+ years’ of experience directly managing people in
engineering or similar project management capacities.

Mastery of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint required.

Strong analytical capabilities – including data analysis to
optimize plans relative to different constraint factors (equipment capacity,
staffing plans, material availability) is required.

Able to work well under pressure while managing competing
demands and tight deadlines.

Strong communication skills (written & verbal).

Strong organization skills with meticulous attention to
detail.

Strong sense of ownership & positive attitude.

Excelled creative thinking skills; able to devise creative
solutions to complicated problems.

Available for off-shift hours in case of emergency.

What we offer

You will be working in our state-of-the-art Gigafactory
where you solve the world’s most interesting problems with the best and
brightest people who share a passion to change the world. Tesla’s compensation
package includes competitive salary and Tesla shares or bonusses. Typical
benefits that are offered are a pension program, 30 vacation days, employee
insurances, relocation and commuting support.