Senior Supply Chain Manager, Business Unit Transportation

18 Jul 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
A challenging job in the field of our Transportation business awaits you and your professional know-how. Support us with your SCM expertise and grow with us - in this role, you will face various tasks concerning Supply Chain Management, R&D, and project management.

- Develop a Local Product Group sourcing strategy based on the Business Unit-, Category-, and Product Group-strategy - together with Local Product Group management, Global Category-, and Business Unit Management
- Member of the LPG Management Team
- Lead team members and drive change management within own responsibilities as well as assess and promote talents within business
- Support Make/Buy decisions within LPG Management
- Analyse and recommend strategic out-/in sourcing of suppliers/manufacturing processes
- Develop strategies to manage risks and insure adequate capacity for LPG unique critical commodities
- Set and monitor LPG SCM targets in line with LPG Manager and in line with the BU overall target setting
- Monitor LPG level SCM targets on monthly base - take corrective actions
- Drive global supply chain management with the support of the global SM network in order to consolidate volumes and achieve lowest possible costs at required quality and delivery terms; recommend global supplier
- Activate SCM-intelligence, benchmarking and analysis in order to identify best processes, equipment's, automation practices etc.
- Be member of the R&D project teams to involve SCM strategy on early stage

- More than 5 years in a management position (preferably the majority in SCM) in a multicultural environment, preferably with expatriate experience
- Excellent analytical capabilities to analyze commodity- / business-relevant supply markets
- Able to apply tools and processes in a single- or multi-business organization
- Fluent in English and German
- Proficient in negotiations and project execution
- Good communication skills