Supply Chain Planner

Leiden Permanent €3.400 - €4.400 per month (€40.800 - €52.800)

Updated on 17/06/2022

  • International company
  • Excellent growth opportunities

About Our Client

The client is a global industry leader in supplying sustainable and innovative paints and coatings that their customers, communities and the environment are increasingly relying on. They strive to lead their industry by pioneering a world of possibilities to empower people and reduce our impact on the planet, while delivering the most sustainable solutions for our customers.

Job Description

Within their supply planning department, they have 4 types of planners with different responsibilities:

  • Production Planning: you develop and own the plans for a paints/coatings production site, focusing on serving customer demand while making efficient use of resources on site
  • Material Planning: you ensure the raw materials and packaging needed to achieve the production plan are available on time. You develop strong relationships and manage performance with suppliers and procurement.
  • Products for Resale (PFR) Planning: you ensure availability of the products that they sell alongside their paints and coatings but that we do not produce ourselves
  • Distribution Requirements Planning (DRP): you ensure the optimized distribution of products from the central warehouse to the different warehouses across a complex global distribution network.

The Successful Applicant

  • Master's degree in Supply Chain or Operations
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • A sharp analytical mind, able to translate challenges into numbers and numbers into conclusions
  • Ability to handle pressure that comes with taking high-impact decisions between trade-offs
  • An open and flexible approach necessary to learn and succeed within our dynamic, multicultural environment
  • Excellent written and spoken English.
  • Not essential, but a clear advantage: Working experience in supply chain, familiarity with ERP-systems like SAP, fluency in another language spoken in certain European countries

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary with an above average number of annual holidays
  • 13th month salary
  • Participation in the AkzoNobel pension plan
  • Compensation for travel expenses to and from work
  • Opportunities for education that will help you to grow beyond this role
Valerija Jordanovska
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Procurement & Supply Chain
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Supply Chain Planner
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