Production Planner – Leuven (B)


To support the production process and timely delivery products towards our customers, we are looking for a colleague to lead the planning and ordering process in our manufacturing lines. The position is open for our headquarters in Leuven, Belgium.


  • Own the full planning of production from sales order intake towards customer shipments and communicate status to stakeholders and follow-up with suppliers.
  • Translation of sales orders into material orders and workorders for manufacturing, while considering production yield and keeping inventory levels to acceptable levels.
  • Project forecasts into capacity requirements and creating budget requirements for OPEX and CAPEX meeting the business growth requirements.
  • Monitoring of production cost within budget and propose ways to minimize production waste and reducing cycle time.
  • Scheduling and tracking of orders in ERP.
  • Follow-up with suppliers to ensure timely delivery and reporting to upper management.


  • Education level: Bachelor’s degree in business management, logistics and supplychain management, or a related discipline.
  • 3-5 years experience in production environment and quality control.
  • Strong analytical and time-management skills.
  • Experience in planning and scheduling software.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with all levels inside the organization and interfacing with external partners.

What makes you stand-out

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment meeting daily production targets, preferable within high tech industry.
  • Scripting languages to automatically import and export reports from and to suppliers.
  • Material management during new product introductions and production ramp.
  • Proficiency with working with Sales Force and ERP systems NetSuite, SAP, Oracle,.
  • Experience working in an international environment and working with remote suppliers.

About Pharrowtech

Pharrowtech is a recent spin-off from the R&D center imec, headquartered in the dynamic
city of Leuven, Belgium. We design chip and antenna technology for next-generation
wireless systems in fixed internet access, VR/AR and ultra-high capacity links. Further
information on Pharrowtech can be found at

We are currently looking for talented and enthusiastic new members to join our growing
multinational team. We offer a challenging job in a flexible work environment and an
attractive compensation package. Pharrowtech is an equal opportunity employer. We are
looking for candidates who best combine technical skills with deep-rooted team spirit,
regardless of race, gender, religion or any other factor not relevant for the job.

Leuven is an international city in the Flemish part of Belgium, serving as an innovation hub
and hosting the highly ranked KU Leuven University, the world-leading R&D center imec and
several other companies and startups.

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