Make an impact in a company large enough to matter, but small enough to care.|Lead, influence and inspire cross functionally.
About Our Client
PageGroup celebrates being the supplier of choice for Logitech. A Swiss company focused on innovation and quality, Logitech designs products and experiences that have an everyday place in people's lives. Founded in 1981 in Lausanne, Switzerland, and quickly expanding to the Silicon Valley, Logitech started connecting people through innovative computer peripherals and many industry firsts, including the infrared cordless mouse, the thumb-operated trackball, the laser mouse, and more.
Since those early days, Logitech has expanded both their expertise in product design and our global reach. For each of their products, they focus on how their customers connect and interact with the digital world. They keep design at the center of everything they create, in every team and every discipline, to create truly unique and meaningful experiences.
With products sold in almost every country in the world, Logitech has developed into a multi-brand company designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Brands of Logitech include Logitech, Logitech G, ASTRO Gaming, Ultimate Ears, Jaybird, Blue Microphones, and Streamlabs.
In the Netherlands, Logitech holds office in Nijmegen.
The CSC Commercial Collaboration Manager Europe reports to the Head of Customer & Commercial Collaboration, Europe. In this newly created, critical role you will be the SPOC for our Commercial Sales Organisation in Europe. You will be assessing, designing and implementing, aligned professional communications, information/data exchanges, the collaboration and education and ultimately driving towards a more self service atmosphere for Logitech's Commercial Sales Organisation in Europe. You will be supporting the overall E2E Supply Chain process through joint business planning, scorecarding and tracking with our internal partners, with key focus on Revenue Optimisation, Sales Operations and Execution planning and KPI's.
You will actively manage internal expectations of inventory availability and promotional activities. You will communicate Commercial Sales Organisation needs and requirements to supply chain partners to facilitate inventory planning and revenue generation. You will be looking to minimise channel imbalance, enable improved inventory levels, minimise out of stock risks as well as improve KPI performance.
This is a leadership level role within Logitech, and although there are no direct reports, you are expected to be able to lead, influence and inspire cross functionally, at multiple levels of the organisation.
The Key Success Factor:
Active partnerships with Logitech's European Commercial Organisation, Customer Supply Chain Teams and other business partners are essential.
Through quick thinking in identifying revenue bottlenecks and challenges, the successful candidate seeks out opportunities to improve processes and increase efficiencies. Tactically develop and support cost savings initiatives to drive continuous improvement of key supply chain metrics- cost, service, inventory and cycle time.
Analyse existing tools, reports and information from Customer Supply Chain to European Commercial Organisation to make an assessment of the status as is.
Propose and Implement the status to be based on the outcome and buy in of the above assessment.
Move more towards a "Self Service" mindset for the European Commercial Organisation
Lead and coordinate the exchange of information for promotional events between European Commercial Organisation and Customer Supply Chain and its partners.
To monitor and minimise channel imbalance, enable improved inventory levels, minimise OOS risks as well as improve key KPI performance on a country level.
Explore the benefit of forecasting at a country/customer level and provide the business case internally.
Educate and support the wider organisation using business experience and knowledge
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate brings the following minimum skills and behaviours:
5-7 years' experience in supply chain management preferably in consumer electronics industry;
Proven planning, organisation, analytical, presentation, and execution skills
Must be proficient in reading, writing and speaking in English
Proven experience within international business environments
Strong in Excel and/or Tableau skills
Customer, market, channel knowledge and experience preferred
Demonstrate decision making ability in face of uncertain or incomplete information
Ability to multitask and prioritize work while keeping outstanding attention to detail
Ability to translate complex situations into simplicity
Analytical skills including data evaluation, identification, solution development and implementation
Self-motivated and goal oriented, with a positive proactive attitude and a high degree of initiative
Strong Relationship building & Influencing skills across various levels in the organization
In addition, preferable skills and behaviours include:
Excellent service mindset
Good communications skills and judgement
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or similar discipline
What's on Offer
A challenging, high level assignment that allows you to make true impact.
Initially you will work via our payroll services. After 12 months, in the case of success and good performance, the option to be hired by Logitech directly exists.