Brand Supply Planning Manager

The Brand Supply Planning Manager will be based in Oevel, working for the Europe, Middle East & Africa region (EMEA).

Responsibilities:

  • Works closely together with the brand supply planners and coordinates and consolidates relevant info to give supply updates to the relevant stakeholders
  • Highlight priorities cross the brand cluster to the different planning teams in the EMEA region and puts in place action plans to drive results
  • Act as brand ambassador for supply related topics cross the different regions
  • Collect relevant cross regional supply info and translate to the different planners and plants in order to support sales
  • Highlight supply planning process gaps and propose process improvements
  • Support the Brand Supply Planning department on operational tasks where needed
  • Manage and develop a small number of Brand Supply Planners
  • Being deputy of the Brand Supply Planning Lead
  • Coordinate cross branded tasks and supply issue
  • Represent the Brand Supply Planning team in various regional and departmental projects and feedback to the team as power user


Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree with minimum 5 years’ experience in supply chain planning
  • Knowledge of APO SAP is an advantage. Strong Excel skills.
  • The ability to manage conflicting priorities and pressures as well as facilitating interaction
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and able to communicate to higher levels in the organization
  • Be able to influence and challenge as well as adapting quickly and manage priorities
    Persistency, tenacity and a strong customer focus.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with individuals and in cross-functional teams
    Demonstrated ability to analyze complex system relationships and manage multiple priorities
  • Be comfortable working in a complex international environment
  • Ability to work to deadlines. Integrator of new processes and concepts
  • Analytical and project management skills.