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Head of Supply Chain

Head of Supply Chain – International Business (m/f/d)

You want to take the unique chance to start in Dubai and to build up and significantly shape our supply chain for us abroad, to realize yourself and to become our foreign expert in this area?
As Managing Director, you will be responsible for our "international supply chain" under the headquarters in Germany. The operational and strategic responsibility is in your hands. As a born analyst, you keep an eye on all key figures and reliably pursue your goals. New situations don't scare you, but motivate you to get the best out of yourself? Then this could be what you are looking for….

 

This could soon be your territory:

  • Operational:
    • Manage all project communications for various channels and stakeholders and lead on key supply chain projects.
    • Work closely with the Head of SCM Germany and senior management regarding SCM issues
    • Responsibility for liquidity management including accounting in close coordination with CFO Germany
    • Preparation of demand assessments, planning of capacities, handling of order processes, organization of assortment adjustments
    • Monitoring of order processing and ensuring maximum availability of goods
    • Analysis of relevant company key figures and derivation of recommendations for action as well as regular reporting of these key figures to the CEO/ CFO Germany
    • Ensuring delivery readiness in compliance with quality, time and cost requirements
    • Implementation of processes from headquarters and expansion of structures abroad
    • Daily communication with suppliers and warehouse from Germany
    • Search for real estate/ rent office space and establish the company headquarters there
    • Manage the structural set-up of end-user training (on tools and methods), taking into account standards and best practices, with support from the German headquarters

 

  • Strategic:
    • Budget and revenue responsibility
    • Strategic planning and control of all processes and operations
    • Development of strategies for optimal utilization of the entire supply chain
    • Data preparation, reporting
    • Analysis of existing activities based on KPIs and derivation of recommendations for action
    • Setting corporate goals in line with the Group's strategies
    • Coordination of the LEH business with active sales and profitability increase
  • People Management:
    • Proactively lead and develop a team
    • Leadership, development and empowerment of employees
    • Recruitment of new employees
    • Evaluate as-is vs. to-be capabilities of staff in the context of project scope and timelines

This is what you can identify with:

 

  • Education:
    • Completed technical or commercial studies, e.g. business administration, supply chain management
  • Experience:
    • 3-5 years of professional experience with supply chain related content/projects and working in global, large-scale organizational transformation initiatives.
    • Several years of leadership experience in the supply chain environment of industrial components
  • Skills/Knowledge:
    • Entrepreneurship; Be your own boss
    • Excellent ERP/SAP knowledge
    • Good knowledge of information technology and its application to SC business requirements/transformation
    • Digital affinity and experience working with digital SCM solutions
    • Knowledge of process and project management
    • Agile leader with assertiveness and communication skills
    • Business fluent in German and English
    • Structured and independent way of working
    • Excellent strategic and entrepreneurial way of acting and thinking
    • Hands-on mentality and strong team player at all levels
    • Excellent interpersonal, conflict resolution, negotiation and facilitation skills
    • Prioritization, resource planning, and project management skills, as well as expertise in identifying, contingency planning, and managing risk factors
    • Self-motivation and ability to work both independently and as part of a global, distributed team

Besides our unique exclusive product with high demand, your successes are immediately visible – you don't believe that? Then convince yourself, actively shape our success story and apply now.