Supply Chain Specialist

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At Vestas, Global SIOP (Sales, Inventory Operations Planning) we are constantly optimizing the service supply chain in order to deliver on time to our customers, and at the same time have an optimized supply chain with low inventory and efficient set up. It is an ever-developing task in a professional environment. Planning has the responsibility to define delivery concepts and network setup to meet customer requirements, forecast and planning for all materials for the service business, inventory management maintaining optimal inventory level across the value chain, and project management of continuous improvement initiatives within supply chain.

Responsibilities

  • The right candidate will have hands on experience in a global supply chain function within the forecast and planning area of a global distribution network
  • Coordinate CPFR (Collaborative Planning Forecast Replenishment) activities with key suppliers
  • Improving Inventory turnover (ITO) and Material Availability (OTIF) through Analytical reasoning of the root causes and corrective measures
  • Research business issues to identify and mitigate potential risks and opportunities that need to raise to Risk & Resilience team
  • Lead supply and demand management to provide supplier forecast for mid-term and long-term time horizon
  • Establish seamless internal relationships across functions to ensure transparency through value chain for optimal business results
  • Inventory management tasks related to Kanban/Safety Stock target review, replenishment methods & slow mover management

Qualifications

  • Graduate/postgraduate in any stream having experience in Demand and Supply planning and Inventory balancing
  • Solid experience from a global international supply chain function within production, Material planning and spare parts within a service environment
  • Hands on experience in applying supply chain principles and methods including reporting
  • Solid experience on inventory planning in a global distribution network
  • Should have interest or experience in handling data to extract business insights
  • Methodical approach towards problem solving (8D, Fishbone etc) and Basic statistics knowledge
  • Good knowledge in SAP (MM, SD module specifically) & Excel

Competencies

  • Ability to understand the Master data parameters and its implications on the planning side
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English, stakeholder management skills
  • Working style is well structured, flexible, and committed
  • Ability to communicate complex supply chain information in a simple and transparent manner
  • Good system and business understanding
  • Ability to work on Ambiguity to provide clarity and sail through the murky water
  • Not restricting himself/herself within the Roles & Responsibilities boundaries and willingness to reach out for getting things done

What we offer


We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring and diverse work environment within the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We value initiative, responsibility, involvement and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a significant technical commitment and lots of passion. Vestas is growing and developing, and we want you to grow with us.

Additional information


Your primary work location will be Aarhus, Denmark. You should expect some travel activity, approximately 30 days per year.

If the above match your skills and qualifications, please apply no later than 01.06.2024. Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

For additional information about the position, please contact: Director Rahul Shekar at +45 5215 7839.

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DEIB Statement


At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

About Vestas


Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.