As a Supply Chain Specialist, you will support the Supply Chain Manager and the team members with demand and supply planning. With the creation of this position you will play a pivotal role in gaining a better connection and integration with the EMEA supply chain organization. To this end you will have to combine different tasks with regards to management, analysis and support of the team in busy times.
Are you looking for a diverse position in an international setting? Then we are looking for you!
Manage and keep the production plan up to date based on market forecast, price and stock developments
Analyze market forecast on short and long-term developments. Actively consulting with partners such as Sales, Supply Chain, Front Office, Production and Finance
Documenting processes and using continuous improvement tools to suggest points for improvement, in alignment with other sites within the business unit and the industrial segment.
Handling and processing of incoming orders and requests, especially to support the rest of the team. Responding to any specific requests and/or exceptions
HBO+ or WO degree with focus on Supply Chain
Minimum 3 years' experience in a relevant role
Excellent command of the English language, German language is advantageous
Proactive, hands-on and results-oriented. Ability to foresee any issues and/or challenges
Willingness to travel (maximum 10% of your time)
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