29 days ago

Manager Supply Chain Design and Make/Buy Decision

Amrop Executive Search AG

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Manager Supply Chain Design and Make/Buy Decision

Bucher Emhart Glass is the world's leading supplier of advanced technologies for manufacturing and inspecting

glass containers. Its portfolio consists of glass-forming and inspection machinery, systems, components, spare parts, advice and services for the glass container industry. The company has a rich heritage and tradition of more than 100 years. To complete a highly professional and international team, the company is looking for a new key member of the global supply chain organization, directly reporting to the Senior Director End to End Supply Chain, as

Manager Supply Chain Design and Make/Buy Decision

Major Tasks:

  • Establish and constantly review replenishment strategies
  • Define, implement and constantly review decision criteria for the "make our buy" decision and support the

Logistics Management facilities with the "where to make" decision

  • Establish the logistic set-ups and constantly optimize for
  • Lowest total cost
  • Highest availability of parts (when required)
  • Lowest inventory
  • Ensure compliance of the execution in relation to the establish strategies and processes
  • Measurement meaningful KPls to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of the supply chain
  • ldentify improvement potentials based on KPls and detailed data analysis
  • Drive continuous improvement of the supply chain with all stakeholders
  • Ensure the availability of the required data for improvements
  • Meet frequently with all stakeholders
  • Together with Senior Director End to End Supply Chain decide on development activities and development projects
  • Redesign according to new requirement or other changes in the business
  • Document development plan, goals and activities
  • Sponsor for development projects; design and implementation
  • Ensure optimized make or buy decisions

Your Profile:

  • Bachelor/Master degree in engineering, natural sciences or logistic management
  • Several years experience in a supply chain management function, especially logistics management
  • Experience in machine/plant engineering industry is a big advantage
  • Experience in big data analysis
  • Basic management training
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Very good project management skills
  • Language skills: Very good English, verbal and in writing; at least one other major European language, verbal and in writing; any additional other major European language is a strong asset
  • IT skills: Microsoft office tools, knowledge in ERP systems, databases and data analytics
  • Willingness for international travel (10-20%)
  • Working location: Cham, Switzerland

Interested candidates should please send their complete application incl. photo to Michael Schmidlin, Senior Research Associate, michael.schmidlin@amrop.ch.

Morgental 33 CH-8126 Zumikon

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Amrop Executive Search AG
Herr Michael Schmidlin
Morgental 33
8126 Zumikon