Apply for this job now

Supply Chain Planner. Job in Leiden FOX8 Jobs

Leiden, Zuid-Holland
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Job Description

Within their supply planning department, they have 4 types of planners with different responsibilities:

  • Production Planning: you develop and own the plans for a paints/coatings production site, focusing on serving customer demand while making efficient use of resources on site
  • Material Planning: you ensure the raw materials and packaging needed to achieve the production plan are available on time. You develop strong relationships and manage performance with suppliers and procurement.
  • Products for Resale (PFR) Planning: you ensure availability of the products that they sell alongside their paints and coatings but that we do not produce ourselves
  • Distribution Requirements Planning (DRP): you ensure the optimized distribution of products from the central warehouse to the different warehouses across a complex global distribution network.

The Successful Applicant

  • Master's degree in Supply Chain or Operations
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • A sharp analytical mind, able to translate challenges into numbers and numbers into conclusions
  • Ability to handle pressure that comes with taking high-impact decisions between trade-offs
  • An open and flexible approach necessary to learn and succeed within our dynamic, multicultural environment
  • Excellent written and spoken English.
  • Not essential, but a clear advantage: Working experience in supply chain, familiarity with ERP-systems like SAP, fluency in another language spoken in certain European countries

About Our Client

The client is a global industry leader in supplying sustainable and innovative paints and coatings that their customers, communities and the environment are increasingly relying on. They strive to lead their industry by pioneering a world of possibilities to empower people and reduce our impact on the planet, while delivering the most sustainable solutions for our customers.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary with an above average number of annual holidays
  • 13th month salary
  • Participation in the AkzoNobel pension plan
  • Compensation for travel expenses to and from work
  • Opportunities for education that will help you to grow beyond this role

Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 700347763-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Page Personnel
    Page Personnel
  • Location: Leiden, Zuid-Holland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent