Supply Chain Planners are responsible for a given portfolio produced within EAME and distributed globally ensuring customer on time delivery. Working with the in-market country and supply chain manage
Manage the overall supply/demand balance for the respective portfolio reviewing the sales forecast & net demands, creating balanced production plans for the 4-24 month horizon.
Proactively identify demand uncertainties and future supply constraints to develop options/scenarios, ensuring that future supply plans are optimised.
Provide operational coordination across the end to end supply chain to achieve the right balance between inventory and customer service levels.
Utilise financial metrics to optimise cash management when managing trade-offs between inventory, production, purchases and logistics decisions.
Actively contribute to and coordinate execution of supply chain activities in close cooperation with the supply chain teams.
Actively share knowledge formally through projects and networks of excellence.
Ensure effective application of processes and the use of SAP/APO and act as an operational consultant to drive sustainable continuous improvement
Skills & Experience:
Experience in a supply chain planning environment
Understanding of Supply Chain Planning processes and solid experience within a Supply Planning environment. BI, APO, SAP R3 within a manufacturing environment, gaining solid understanding for manufacturing processes.
Excellent communication skills across all stakeholder levels
Strong sense of urgency combined with good prioritisation skills
Ability to translate system figures and market insights into workable plans
The ability to understand and reconcile conflicting objectives
Capability to identify and own problems through to completion.
Dynamically stepping into challenges and driving continuous improvement.
Agile responsiveness, competency, flexibility, and quickness to manage uncertainty on a daily basis.
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