In this role, you have the opportunity to
S&OP Manager is the ‘owner’ of the Business Group Grooming and Beauty S&OP process for their respective scope. Purpose of this process is:
On a monthly basis align relevant Sales & Marketing and Supply Chain developments (forecast, phase in/out, market actions) with key decision moments (cost, pricing, introductions, capacity, etc.) to respond to demand and supply variations and risks.
The review of relevant deviations and developments in the business, short term as well as long term, resulting in financial or operational adaptations to the plan.
Prepare right level of information along the S&OP process to enable for appropriate decision making by Senior Management
Execute the decisions taken and report back status
You are responsible for
The S&OP Manager leads the integrated S&OP process related to:
Mid & Long term Demand planning process
Mid & Long term Capacity planning process
New Product Introductions (Phase in and Phase out planning process)
E2E Cost, Service and Inventory levels for the respective scope
E2E Category S&OP process
Various improvement projects along the E2E Value Chain
You are a part of
We are looking for a S&OP Manager to join our dynamic Supply Chain team for Beauty, based in the Headquarter in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Supply Chain team is part of wider Order to Fulfillment team and includes next to S&OP also the Product Industrialization function. You will be responsible for a part of the exciting products in our Business portfolio and will be closely interacting with Product Management, Business Development, Finance, Innovation, Quality, Procurement and factories/suppliers to serve our customers worldwide at lowest costs while meeting required service levels. The position includes cross-functional interactions, decision-making and exposure to Senior Management in the Business. You will be directly reporting to the S&OP Lead for Grooming and Beauty.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Minimal Bachelor’s degree
>2 years business experience in demand /supply management or SCM operations, preferably in consumer goods industry.
Able to operate in dynamic environment with high interaction levels
Strong communication skills in international matrix setting, fluent in English
Persuasive, analytical, hands on mentality, stress resistant
Adaptability to talk/manage different levels of audiences.
Microsoft Office and preferably SAP/JDA/Power BI/Qlik Sense knowledge
In return, we offer you
A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.
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