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Operations Manager

Job Description

This position is responsible for Operation Management for Johnson Controls – Hitachi Air Conditioning. The Operations Control Manager is to lead the control tower to balance supply and demand of residential air-conditioning units and its components produced by Johnson Control – Hitachi manufacturing locations. Oversee demand forecast. Distribute production plans to manufacturing locations according to capacity capabilities. Allocate finished products to markets as required. Control the overall network finish goods inventory level. The Operation lead at the control tower will align globally to drive initiatives for continuous improvement. Implement and execute inventory interchange processes. Connect Commercial and Manufacturing to enhance production planning efficiency and maximize inventory turns. Utilize SAP functionalities to automate manual processes and build a centralized inventory availability data base for the network.   

What you will do
  • Develop and implement inventory ordering and invoicing processes within JCH
  • Review demand forecast with Commercial
  • Coordinate manufacturing locations’ capacity limitations per demand
  • Adjust production plans according to capabilities
  • Coordinate with Logistics & Distribution for finish goods allocation
  • Monitor production schedules to ensure on-time delivery
  • Control overall JCH finish goods inventory level
  • Build the JCH centralize data base of finish goods inventory
  • Recognize continuous improvement, process simplification and automation opportunities
  • Other duties as assigned


Specialist Experience


What we look for
  • At least Bachelor’s degree or MBA preferred
  • Above 6 years in project management, supply chain and/or manufacturing operations with strong familiarity to HVAC equipment and systems. Business analysis and process transformation experiences are essential.
  • Must have demonstrable business & project management skills in manufacturing operations environment. Must be technically savvy, ability to envision creative tools to gain business/operational improvement. Proficiency in Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint) as well as Internet software and E-mail is required. Knowledge to ERPs (SAP, BAAN & Oracle), WMS, Web EDI, etc, is a plus. Good communication, analytic and presentation skills.


Please note that all information in this job description is accurate at the time of posting. Please be aware that companies may change details and/or closing dates without notice.


Job Summary

Johnson Controls
  • Singapore
  • Other
Job Type
  • Full-time
  • Negotiable
11 April 2019
Applications Deadline
01 June 2019

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