Supply Chain Development Manager – E2E Supply Chain
Reference Number: R-27768
You are interested in this challenging position and enjoy working with a dynamic team? You want to make a difference and have an impact on business decisions?
To strengthen our Supply Chain Development department in Triesen, we are looking for a
SUPPLY CHAIN DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
In this key position, you have a direct contribution to the delivery of SCM performance targets by continuously scanning industry trends and benchmarks in end-to-end supply chain management. You are also leading business led, digital technology enabled improvement projects and programs from strategy to execution.
The job holder will take full responsibility for the delivery of agreed service, cost, cash and quality improvements within time and budget to the satisfaction of business user stakeholders.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
In the role you will report directly to the VP Supply Chain Development and your main duties will be the following:
- Continuously scan industry trends and benchmarks in end-to-end supply chain management through proactive research and maintaining a purposeful network with industry groups, Tier 1 & 2 suppliers (internal and external), organizations with similar challenges, governmental bodies and 3rd party advisors.
- Determine how to effectively and efficiently apply trends to our Swarovski context through deep understanding of the current capabilities, identifying the improvement opportunity in terms of service/cost/cash/quality and scoping/shaping appropriate projects to deliver the improvements considering the immediate, medium and long-term horizons
- Ensure the scoping/shaping of projects is well balanced between market/consumer requirements and service/cost/cash/quality measures as well as fitting into the overall project portfolio
- Foster high levels of cross divisional and cross departmental collaboration, bringing a fact-based approach that is sensitive to the organizational culture
Working for us as the Supply Chain Development Manager is more than just a job - it's being part of a truly trendsetting modern premium brand, steeped in heritage, and renowned worldwide for quality and creativity. Furthermore, we offer a range of development opportunities to help you reach your full potential.
WHAT WE EXPECT
To fulfil these tasks, we expect a person with a Master’s Degree ideally in business studies or supply chain management and 8-10 years of working experience in supply chain management and digital technology. You have a deep understanding and subject matter expertise in at three of the supply chain areas mentioned below:
Customer service and order management, Logistics services, Integrated business planning, Supply planning, Manufacturing, Sourcing and procurement, Quality management, global trade management, Business application of technology (focusing on digital & ERP) and Supply chain finance.
You bring an outstanding negotiation, analytical, communication and project management skills. The perfect candidate needs to be a team player and a solution/results-oriented person. Additionally, you bring flexibility, strong problem-solving skills, accuracy. Full fluency in English and customer orientation are a must have too.
WHAT WE OFFER
Working for Swarovski is more than just a job – you will work for a groundbreaking modern premium brand, globally known for its quality and creativity. We are constantly changing and moving forward to become one of the best retail employers.
Swarovski is a family-run company, founded more than 120 years ago in Wattens, Austria, which has become a leading group of global companies committed to stable growth and maintaining its place at the forefront of design, creativity, and technological innovation.
At Swarovski we add sparkle to people’s everyday lives. We value people who show a real passion for what they do, and who inspire that passion in colleagues and customers. When you join us, you become part of something big: as a company, and in our teams, we live by family values. Wherever you go, you’ll find a caring environment where personal passion drives company performance.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Does this sound like you? If so, we look forward to receiving your online application.