As Site Supply Chain Manager, you will ensure reliable, stable and state-of-the-art local Supply Chain processes in close, cross functional collaboration with local and external partners (e.g. logistic providers) following our strategy, targets and leadership principles. You will be based in Dübendorf reporting directly to the Operations Manager.
Site Supply Chain Manager
Sound interesting? It could well be your perfect opportunity if you, like us, always aim to exceed customer needs, provide value and are experienced at building relationships.
Supply Chain Operations:
Safety: Guide local projects in the Supply Chain area to support site goals in the area of Environment, Health and Safety. Leading by example and evolving a 'safety first' mindset across the organization are important elements
Quality: Ensure a improvement mentality in the local Supply Chain team with a clear 'zero defects' ambition. Support local and regional projects under the 'Engrained Quality' umbrella
Service: Manage internal Supply Chain functions and processes to bring 3rd party customer and inter-company service at or above target levels (i.e. on-time-to-request and in-full)
Cost and Budget ownership: Manage Supply Chain cost (i.e. Freight, Write-off's, PEX) at local level and across cost centers through close collaboration with Manufacturing and regional Supply Chain functions
Cash-Flow: Drive inventory improvement projects in collaboration with local and regional partners to increase inventory accuracy and optimize inventory levels overall
Customer Centricity: Be an ambassador of a customer-centric mindset across local departments. Create an agile Supply Chain
Lead local change management for regional and global improvement activities
Monitor SCM performance (including KPI cockpit and targets)
Leadership and Talent management:
Lead different teams (Warehouse, Planning, Transport and Trade Affairs) in the local Supply Chain organisation
Provide coaching and functional direction to direct reports
Hire local SCM staff and responsible for goals setting, evaluation and development
Develop local talents together with Operations Manager Zurich & Head EAME Supply Chain
Are you someone who wants to grow your world? Who excels being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who wants to collaborate and learn together with teams who are as passionate as you are? Then join us – and improve your world.
An advanced university degree (M. Sc / MBA) in economy, finance or business management
Experience of 5 years in a comparable environment (make to order manufacturing, high number of SKUs, international customer and supplier base)
At least 3 years experience in a broader leadership position
Good Knowledge of supply Chain Management concepts, processes and related hands-on implementation experience
Business fluent in English and German. Other languages (e.g.French) a plus
Project management expertise
Knowledge of LEAN or Six-Sigma methodology is a plus
Experienced in communication and presentation
High drive and passion
Variable pension fund contribution
Sport and leisure club
Public transportation support
Your future employer?
Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer product and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumers' preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that 'engage your senses'. The Company achieved sales of CHF 5.5 billion in 2018. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 145 locations, the company has almost 13,600 employees worldwide. Givaudan invites you to discover more at www.givaudan.com.
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