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HOW YOU WILL MAKE AN IMPACT
Provide overall supply chain planning, purchasing operations and business leadership as part of the European Supply Chain Team within the Research and Safety Market Division (RSD). This position works closely with Snr Director, European Supply Chain and his peers and other functions, along with the Global Supply Chain planning leadership, to develop and execute strategies to drive a World Class Customer Experience while optimizing inventory investment. The position responsibilities include: leading the supply chain and purchasing operations functions, analytics and supplier development to design and implement strategic, tactical and operational plans, internal business reviews, supplier reviews, and reporting results and risk mitigation plans.
The position is responsible for leading a pan European supply chain planning and purchasing operations organization, including analytics and supplier development to make sound business decisions including demand planning, fulfillment streams, stocking strategy, inventory classification, services levels, leadtime management, safety stock decisions, supplier management, new product introductions and new customer implementations. The position is responsible for leading process improvements and productivity projects including system implementation, as required.
This position is also accountable for planning and execution within a supply chain that is made of 1800+ suppliers, 1,6M finished goods products, ~8 distribution centers, ~60M inventory, ~40 employees through 3-4 direct reports.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
The key responsibilities and tasks of the Supply Chain Planning Director are:
HOW YOU WILL GET THERE