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Supply Planner is responsible for practical delivery planning work for a fixed group of suppliers. He/She acts as a bridge between IKEA and Supplier. Within the team Supply Planner has a common responsibility together with Business Developer and Production Engineer for the fulfilment of the team priorities and goals. His/her part of job is to ensure, that deliveries from suppliers to stores/warehouses go according to delivery plans, system is updated and all involved parties have sufficient information about the status quo. This job demands also a lot of creativity: a lot of today’s solutions within logistic field can be changed for better, more efficient, more simple, faster and cheaper!
To be successful in this role you need to have:
Ability to take own initiatives and drive the development of a more efficient supply chain set-up
Be solution orientated and motivated to develop new and better ways of working
Skilled in project management and good at structuring new ways of working
Be able to prioritize goals/tasks; monitor and follow them up,
Manage multiple stakeholders and ability to build and keep up interpersonal relations with other parties (suppliers, colleagues from own and other groups).
Efficient communicator, being clear and simple when communicating with other stakeholders to quickly understand
The ability to grasp the limits and opportunities with different systems in the supply chain
Very good analytical skills and experience in logistic field,
Knowledge of capacity and inventory management,
Good knowledge of supply chain logistics including different replenishment and delivery solutions,
Knowledge of forecasting systems, security stock, production and transportation lead times,
Knowledge of Vendor Managed Replenishment systems is an asset,
Active driving license” B” category,
Fluent English (written and spoken),
Computer skills (Word, Excel),
Ability to understand what impact for tomorrow have today’s decisions,
Being good team player
For the role, we estimate 25% travel time
Submit your application in English as soon as possible however not later than 25th of June 2021.
Please note that we will be interviewing continuously, which means that we may close the application process earlier than stated if we find the right candidate.