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Supply Chain Manager

Date: Nov 18, 2020

Location: Shanghai, CN

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Requisition  ID : 43061 

Job Description

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Promote a Safety First culture in all areas of responsibility;
  • Management Customer Service, Logistic, Inventory and Stock Control in areas of accountability to ensure customer orders are delivered on time and in full;
  • Review supply & demand ensuring internal stakeholders have visibility on delivery schedules, demand and forecast analysis, and are kept up to date from a commercial aspect;
  • Align with the Global Commercial Team to keep an efficient inventory level, reducing lead times;
  • Build customer relationships in coordination with the Global Commercial Team;
  • Drive stock accuracy to ‘World Class’ status (98%+) by managing goods in and out bound logistics;
  • Develop material planning processes to implement predictive controls over inventory, e.g. long-term strategic stock planning, stock level controls, global material usage;
  • Manage logistic contracts to ensure we deliver to the customer on time at the best cost to the business;
  • Lead, coach and motivate staff within area of responsibility, ensuring that relevant operating standards are communicated and understood;
  • To fulfill other tasks as deemed appropriate by the Company…
Job Requirements

Required Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Degree qualified or relevant experience ideally with CPD related to Supply Chain;
  • An understanding of regulations relating to ADR & IATA would be advantageous;
  • Substantial experience in Logistics/Procurement/Supply Chain and Demand Planning in manufacturing/FMCG or a Logistics environment;
  • Strong experience of MRP/ERP;
  • Experience of supply chain in a similar role;
  • Experience in working with Global/International supply chains;
  • Proven capability to deliver sustainable improvements in OTIF, inventory levels and material flow;
  • Can do attitude;
  • Drive improvements and change within the supply chain function;
  • Confident in a dynamic & pressured environment;
  • Excellent team player with a proactive attitude to problem solving and being able to work on own initiative.

We are IFF. We are the catalyst for discoveries that spark the senses and transform the everyday. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. is a leading innovator of sensorial experiences that move the world. At the heart of our company, we are fueled by a sense of discovery, constantly asking "what if?" That passion for exploration drives us to co-create unique scents and tastes in fine fragrances and beauty, detergents and household goods, as well as beloved foods and beverages.

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