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Supply Chain Manager

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Lausanne, Switzerland

  • Operational activities as well as people management

  • Mature company looking for an expert

About Our Client

Our client is a company with a global footprint active in the mechanical industry. Leader in its sector, it is looking for a Supply Chain Manager.

Job Description

As a Supply Chain manager, you will be reporting to the Head of Supply Chain and you will be part of the local managing team. Your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Manage a wide team across all Supply Chain departments (planning, customer service, transportation & logistics, warehouse and inventory management): follow performance, develop talents, promote trainings.
  • Define the Supply Chain strategy in agreement with global guidelines and company values
  • Establish and monitor Supply Chain budget
  • Synchronize activities and work cross-functionally with other departments to understand internal and external customer needs in order to ensure the best customer service level
  • Define and monitor the KPIs for the department: supplier performance, stock level, spare part availability, production capacity, …
  • Lead process optimization and continuous improvement strategy within the whole team
  • Drive problem solving initiatives and build action plans to improve team results
  • Participate in multi-site projects to ensure deployment of best practices within the group

The Successful Applicant

  • Engineering educational background with specialization in Supply Chain
  • Experience in a similar position in the mechanical sector ideally
  • At least a 10-year experience in Supply Chain
  • Important communication skills and ability to drive change
  • Very good and proven management skills
  • Experience working in multi-cultural environments
  • Result oriented
  • Very good knowledges when it comes to Lean Management
  • At ease with SAP
  • Speaking French and English fluently

What's on Offer

High visibility within the company

A permanent offer

Part of the local Managing team


More Info / Apply

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