Finance and Economics Management & Business Others Supply Chain and Procurement
Supply Chain Project Manager EMEA
Thermo Fisher has a new project management role at offer to start working within our life sciences Distribution & Logistics Management organisation on EMEA level. In this role you will be responsible for working with a wide variety of stakeholders to continuously develop and improve all Supply Chain related processes.
Work with Supply Chain Planning, Order Fulfilment, Distribution, Logistics, 3PL WH partner, Commercial and with IT to identify and support issue resolution. Support development and improvement of standardized work instructions, procedures and processes with the above-mentioned functions to ensure efficiency in flow of cash, information and goods.
Develop / maintain project management methodology and standards
Execute Distribution and Logistics projects
Coordinate and lead problem resolution activities to insure timely deliveries to / from global locations.
Establish a strong PPI culture by initiating and managing PPI events for the primary stakeholders. Use of analytical skills to provide frequent updates on performance and improvement opportunities across the value stream.
Identify process improvements, create scope and business case, stakeholder management and drive the implementation project.
Work collaboratively with Supply Chain Planning, Order Fulfilment, Distribution, Logistics, 3PL WH partner, Commercial and with IT to optimize existing processes with a goal of exceeding customer’s expectations.
Support and coach the above teams in implementing process developments.
Work collaboratively with Order Fulfilment Team and Planning Team to optimize existing processes with a goal of exceeding customer’s expectations.
Support and coach the supply chain planning and the OF team in implementing process developments.
Provide input and recommendations in improving supply chain strategies, policies and practices to achieve Best-in-Class Supply Chain Management practices.
A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in a related study field
5+ years of Supply Chain experience is required.
Fluent in English, and Dutch is also required for this r
Must have strong English written and verbal communication skills
Strong analytical skills, combined with practical business acumen.
Financial insight and understanding of cost drivers.
Strong in building relationships across various functional teams.
Ability to manage multiple tasks within tight deadlines.
Ability to work well in a global organization within Operations and with external clients.
Experience with SAP, 3PL interfaces and/or bonded inventory solutions is a plus.
Ability to work independently, typically initiating own tasks with input/guidance from manager and/or director.
Ability to thrive in a matrix and cross-functional team environment.
Advanced knowledge of Finance, Information Technology, Supply Chain, Packaging, and Operational Excellence.