Kooyman is a dynamic, fast growing and successful retail organization in the Caribbean with Megastores (7) in Aruba, Barbados, Bonaire, Curaçao and Sint Maarten. The organization’s main business is retail trade in building materials, hardware and decorative products for contractors as well as consumers. Kooyman also delivers special orders to the professional market.
The company was founded in 1939 and employs more than 700 employees. Kooyman is ambitious, with lots of opportunities for further growth and realizes that effective supply chain management is a strategically important tool which enables the organization to distinguish itself in the market.
For the Supply Chain department located at the company’s headquarters in Curaçao, Objeqtive Recruitment is looking for a progressive:
Supply Chain Manager
As Supply Chain Manager you report to the Supply Chain Director and are responsible for leading the logistic teams which manages the worldwide flow of goods to the island and stores in terms of costs, planning and handling. You work closely with collegues of Demand Planning, Buying and Store Management.
Together with the SC Director you will define the logistic strategy and you will lead your team in continuously improving the supply chain of Kooyman. Your key focus areas will be: operational buying, import, warehousing and transportation. You manage a wide range of logistical partner and are in close contact with worldwide suppliers.
The strategic direction of Kooyman drives multiple complex future challenges within the Supply Chain department. These challenges will enable Kooyman in the further growth of the company and requires an inspiring, innovative and solid people manager. You're an enabler and stimulator for your team, colleagues and business partners.
You are also in the possession of:
Academic / Bachelor degree in Business Administration/ Economics, preferably in Supply Chain Management;
Minimum of 5 years related work experience in a leading supply chain position in the retail industry;
Technical knowledge of supply chain processes/ concepts in general;
Demonstrable leadership skills, strong team orientation and proven ability to communicate effectively in a multicultural environment;
Highly developed analytical skills;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Dutch.
Kooyman is offering you:
A highly challenging position at a fast-growing market leader with great ambitions and challenges towards the future. Kooyman facilitates your transfer to the Caribbean and supports you to embed yourself (and your family) in the beautiful environment.
Besides this you may expect an attractive package of employment.
About Objeqtive Recruitment and the application procedure:
Are you interested in this position at Kooyman? Please applicate through our website and we will contact you as soon as possible. Objeqtive Recruitment will execute the first selection through interviews and will support you during the next steps (on- and offline) towards/with Kooyman.
If you have any questions about this position, Kooyman or the procedure please do not hesitate to contact me: +316-29435083 / firstname.lastname@example.org
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