We are looking for a business-oriented End to End Supply Chain Manager for a 6 month interim assignment starting as soon as possible.
The grantor is an industrial company in Kalmar County and is a global supplier with approximately 500 employees. The company is looking for an interim End to End Supply Chain Manager. The role involves overall responsibility for customer service, production planning and international shipping, ie. Keep the chain together from order to final delivery to customer.
The role is newly instituted with the aim of getting a coheant link through this process in order to run a structured improvement work to offer an excellent customer service. The role has overall responsibility for this and to develop key ratios such as lead time to customer, On Time Delivery, Just In Time etc.
The focus is also to develop the organisational structure and the concept of the work with the new norm together with Customer Project Manager as a project leading large customer projects together with the company's Key Account Managers.
The role also has solid goals such as working to reduce Operational Working Capital (OWC) and drive cost improvements in its field regarding "tied-up capital" as finished goods and outstanding trade receivables.
In connection with this, a large lean project is also launched where the entire production planning process will be transmitted.
You lead a group of three direct-reporting managers and a group of about 30 people.
You are part of the company's management team and report to the CEO.
- have relevant tertiary education;
- Business and can drive change management in a sales organization,
- Has experience in developing a structure for efficient sales and order management,
- Has international experience/worked with exports,
- Have the ability to break traditional patterns and challenge inginfectivity behaviours,
- Knowledge in automation and/or backup power,
- Mastered the MS office package and fluent English in speech and writing.
Location: Kalmar län
Full TIME 100%: Interim 6 months with start as soon as possible.