The Refurbishment and Supply Chain Manager ensures Selecta countries have access to state-of-the-art refurbished equipment and continuous supply with minimized inventory impact.
With his work he is supporting the asset utilization strategy and maximizes the efficiency of the Selecta supply chain. With his expertise he transforms the Selecta owned refurbishment centres into an effectively managed and scalable production centre or outsources the production.
The Refurbishment and Supply Chain Manager defines together with the local roles and the portfolio and lifecycle manager efficient refurbishment and retrofit concepts for the existing machine park including their execution.
In this role a constant alignment with the local teams, group functions and suppliers are key to success.
Asses as is situation in in-house refurbishment centres
Ensure optimum capacity per country and utilisation of Selecta owned refurbishment centres or outsource the production
Ensure regular testing and quality management procedures in place
Build strong partnerships with our external refurbishment centres
Establish a design to cost culture and programs delivering market demand at effective cost
Industrialize production and establish quality approach
Ensure compliance of production and production output incl. quality control
Establishing forecast routines in country organizations incl. order planning
Develop Supply Chain model for machines, spare parts and refurbishments with focus on minimizing inventory and speeding up time to market
Review and adjust inventory management of country organisations
Challenge approach to safety stocks and minimum order quantities
Establish transparent used machine sales process to 2nd hand / used machine buyers
Perform supplier reviews together with other group and local roles
Monitor and ensure new buy compliance as well as refurbishment ratio
Experienced Business engineer with manufacturing background
At least 3 to 5 years of manufacturing background in a vending coffee machine or similar environment
Able to evaluate production environment and define optimization action plans
Able to define together with market team’s quality requirements and production standards
Experience in having successfully implemented and executed lean six-sigma projects (ideally a green belt or better)
Deep Knowledge of supply chain expertise to balance capacity and demand
Able to understand impact of spare parts and unused machinery on net working capital and can effectively manage defined targets
Supply Chain expertise
Refurbishment experience is an asset
Fluent in English (written and oral), Italian, Spanish or any other European language is an asset
Structured and well organised working method
Profound communication skills and multicultural competencies
Travel activity approx. 40%
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