Global Supply Chain Planning Manager bij IFF

Global supply chain planner at IFF Tilburg

Global Supply Chain Planning Manager

Job location: Tilburg, The Netherlands
Full time

Do you know how to motivate people so that they bring out the best in themselves? Are you an experienced change manager, with respect for people and processes? Do you have experience in a global supply chain environment? If this is the case, please reach out in order for us to meet and further discuss this opportunity.

Job description

The global supply chain planning manager will be accountable to lead the global team that is responsible for ensuring global raw material availability. You will also be responsible for significant change management and continuous improvement initiatives.

Key responsibilities

  • Daily management of the team with global supply chain planners
  • Change management and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Liaise with the Global Planning group, plant managers/ site supply chain managers and the commercial organization to ensure a smooth and aligned day-to-day planning process
  • Participate in cross functional initiatives as the accountable person for fragrances planning
  • Manage and report key planning metrics and KPI’s

Required skills

  • You are a good manager
  • You are a problem solver
  • You have strong developed analytical and communication skills
  • You are capable of initiating and developing change and improvements
  • You have a great sense of responsibility
  • You have a drive for results and you can act under high pressure
  • You have the ability to get the best out of a team

Required experience

  • We are looking for someone with a Master’s degree, preferably in supply chain management, logistics or operations management
  • Strong change management and leadership skills
  • Must have strong understanding of SAP MRP and related applications in managing demand and supply and the material flow through the supply chain
  • Experience in managing multiple locations
  • Experience in a role that required a deep understanding of customer requirements and relationship management
  • Excellent professional communication skills in at least English
  • You are able to manage expectations in an international environment with geographically dispersed stakeholders from various functions

We look forward to receiving your application!
For questions about this vacancy, you can contact Frank Ingenbleek, interim recruiter, +31 (0)6-43230578. Check out for more information about our organization.

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