Your new role
Reporting to the Head of Supply Chain - Cluster, the Continuous Improvement Manager monitors the Supply Chain performance of the cluster, trigger and manage business and processes improvements with a Continuous Improvement approach across all the markets covered by the cluster to achieve cost reduction and service level improvement.
To monitor 3PLs/4PLs logistics costs against budget and understand/communicate deviations.
To ensure effective collection of 3PLs/4PLs KPIs to drive forward the Supply Chain performance, and any third-party contract that is managed by Supply Chain.To ensure that those KPIs are communicated throughout the business. To be responsible for representing business requirements with the BI&A team for reporting and analytics to support KPI reporting. To ensure consistency and best practice throughout the cluster.
To use data to identify process improvement and development opportunities to improve Logistics and stakeholder experience, optimizing costs and increasing productivity
To develop requirements, create, document and train Supply Chain processes. To standardise SAP processes throughout the cluster against best practice.
To ensure a Continuous Improvement mentality is championed and implemented within Supply Chain
To ensure root cause is established for all Supply Chain process failures, including EDI, stock discrepancy, and develop and train processes to bring down failure volumes.
To manage any audit requirements through the Supply Chain cluster. To ensure that any corrective actions identified through audits are implemented, and to feed back to the auditors the progress of corrective actions.
To champion Supply Chain cluster requirements through the IT request/change process and understand/communicate implementation dates. To be the Supply Chain resource for testing, and to ensure that SAP knowledge within the Supply Chain function is kept current. To lead the implementation of any IT system
Build strong network within EMEA/Globally to ensure best practice sharing and standardization across the region.
To project manage change within the cluster where PMO resource is not available.
To support implementation of MRP for warehouse and store movements
Relish the opportunity to pick up new activities that fall broadly in the purpose of the role.
Identify problems and find solutions
Proven experience and passion in monitor/drive Logistic processes
3PL, Logistic and transportation Systems knowledge
High experience and knowledge of SAP
Demonstrated experience of driving change through an organisation
Strong experience of management of projects across multiple stakeholders
Business and results oriented
Attention to details without losing bigger picture
Ability to deliver under pressure and to tight deadlines
Strong focus on driving change
Self-motivated, independent, dynamic
Strong Analytical approach
A critical thinker with intellectual curiosity
About the Organisation
Our client is a global technology enterprise. They solve the problems others choose to ignore, with surprising new inventions that defy convention and simply work better. Their ambition is huge and they are currently rapidly expanding and looking for flexible and smart, ambitious people.
What you will get in return
Competitive Salary Package
Company Bonus scheme
Discount on Company products
Company Pension scheme
29 days annual holiday plan
Company Fitness plan
Life Assurance Plan
What you will have to do now
Apply directly via the application button. For questions you can contact Alex Broekmeulen via firstname.lastname@example.org or +316-11 42 55 47. #1042693