Application

Application form

Supply Chain Manager - Spanish / French - Utrecht area

The Supply Chain Manager (SCM) is responsible for co-leading the Supply Chain Services (SCS) team within the company's Procurement and Supply Services (PSS) department as well as for the well-functioning of the company's' day-to-day operational process and for overseeing a select group within the team.

Responsibilities/Tasks

  • Organize, lead and coach professionals within SCS.
  • Oversee the smooth end-to-day process.
  • Responsible for team performance
  • Ensure continuous alignment of all disciplines engaged in activities, realization of agreed deliverables and initiation of new initiatives that contribute to the agreed indicators
  • Ensure the team meets the required standards in terms of data entry and completeness.
  • Manage internal and external stakeholder communication.
  • Actively contributes to the PSS' performance and reporting cycle.
  • Evaluate project deliverables, manage risks and propose corrective measures to the Head of Supply Chain Operations.
  • Develop and improve related Standard Operations Procedures and Working Instructions.
  • Potential specialization in supplier management, client management, quality management, etc.
  • Management of transactions to support the team and/or to stay connected to daily operations.

People Management

  • Lead and coach the team meet the organization's expectations.
  • Create a workplace culture that is consistent with the overall organization's mission, vision, guiding principles, and values.
  • Re-assessing the strengths and development areas of the team.
  • Setting goals for individual development and organizational growth, with the support of Human Resources.
  • Effective communication and feedback for the team.
  • Central point of contact for day-to-day requests.
  • Following up on individual Career Development path.

Project Management and Continuous Improvement

  • Ensure new and ad hoc projects are transitioned into the day-to-day operations.
  • Work with business analysts, IT specialists and financial specialists to assess the impact of new projects on the operational flow.
  • Act as project manager, ensuring deadlines are adhered to with appropriate reporting.
  • Play an active role in continuous improvement cycles.

Requirements

Competencies

  • Strong leadership skills and ability to manage (multi-cultural) teams.
  • Excellent communication skills with a strong sense of customer service.
  • Solution-oriented, high sense of quality, attention to detail, accuracy, efficiency.
  • Resilient and agile with an ability to manage change.
  • IT proficient and ability to work with ERP systems.
  • Ability to oversee supply chains, especially procurement, order fulfilment and logistics.
  • Good project management skills.

Qualifications:

  • At least 5-8 years of work experience in Procurement and SCM.
  • Experience in management or lead functions.
  • HBO or an equivalent supply chain education.
  • Strong organizational skills multitasking, set priorities.
  • Self-driven with a high sense of quality, accuracy, efficiency and meeting tight deadlines.
  • Fluency in English is a must. Spanish and French highly valued.
  • Excellent communicative and social skills.
  • Experience with ERP or procurement/supply chain management software, strong computer skills, including sound knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office.
  • Experience with donor funded projects is considered an advantage.
  • Analytical capacity and insight
Application
Legal Status

Without a valid working permit, it will be challenging for us to introduce you to our clients. Abroad Experience Recruitment recruits for companies who only accept candidates with a valid work permit and our agency does not offer the service to apply for work permits for candidates. Learn more about this

Capabilities

Job Sector
Availability

Comments

Please include any relevant information such as salary indication, notice period (if currently employed) and work permit status (if applicable).
Upload CV
Maximum upload size: 67.11MB
Subscribe to our newsletter

Please note: All applicants will be considered for employment opportunities without attention to age, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, nationality or disability status.

Your CV or other attached documents do not need to state any details with regards to the above criteria. For more information, please also have a look at our privacy statement: https://www.abroad-experience.com/privacy-statement

You can also contact us via..

+31 (0)33 479 30 95

abroad@abroad-experience.com