The Supply Planner (m / f) core purpose is to support the centralized EMEA Supply Planning Team in the day-to-day planning activities.
You will be part of an agile, demand-driven, and steadily growing supply chain organization. The responsibilities of the role holder include the following :
Co-ordinate the tactical planning with all relevant stakeholders in order to achieve an optimal supply of materials, determine over-time or line allocation, as well as organize the external production.
Ensure required delivery dates are met. Communicate any bottlenecks and initiate actions to avoid shortages.
Manage the capacity allocation of the assigned category in the form of master data parameters in the short-, medium- and / or long-term, aiming to achieve best in class service levels.
Conduct supply analysis to identify global opportunities in the assigned category, such as delivery of capacity projections, evaluation of proposed scenarios and implementation of plant transfers.
Initiate and implement inventory policies, in order to achieve optimal stock levels, through rework orders and the destruction of excesses.
For this six months temporary assignment, the Supply Planner (m / f) will be responsible for overseeing, coordinating and planning several aspects of the supply planning processes, e.
g. ensuring appropriate level of inventory, as well as agreed production, customer services and purchasing objectives for a smooth supply management.
This requires an aim towards analytical and hands-on mentality, while liaising with internal and external parties including suppliers and manufacturers.
The Successful Applicant
You have an academic background with a Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Supply Chain, Operations, and / or Management.
You have at least 2 years of experience in relevant supply chain functions (material planning, production planning, inventory planning and / or supply planning), preferably in a fast-moving and dynamic industry.
You have the capability to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders at all levels of the company.
You like operational challenges and are ready to take over a role with a big focus on operational responsibilities
You are a strong critical thinker and problem-solver.
You are fluent in English at a Business level; any other European languages would be a plus.
You have a good understanding of SAP (APO, PP, MM, SD)
What's on Offer
Our client offers an international and dynamic working environment. The project is forecasted for six months with a potential extension.