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Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer product and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumers’ preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that ‘engage your senses’. The Company achieved sales of CHF 5.5 billion in 2018. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 145 locations, the company has almost 13,600 employees worldwide. Givaudan invites you to discover more at www.givaudan.com.

Regional Supply Planner

Regional Supply Planner - Your future position?


Overall mission: Perform Supply Planning processes and manner, following defined standard operating procedures and maintain an overview of overall Supply Planning team activities.
Contribute to the achievement of Supply Planning performance and quality standards as defined in relevant service level agreements.
Be the main contact for the team leads and the Head of Planning in relation to defined processes.


Main responsibilities:

-Actively improve processes
-Provide professional support for colleagues
-Build constructive relationships with diverse teams and partners
-Be a contact person for partners for operational topics
-Co-operation with other workstreams within the GBS in overseeing the end-to-end process
-Daily operations in the Supply Planning area:


For materials under the scope:

-Improve inbound supply patterns and evaluate exception requests from site
-Manage planning parameters and lead time data and evaluate exception requests from site
-Perform stock transfers for inventory optimization purposes
-Identify material supply constraints and collaborate with regional Supply Chain team to develop resolution options
-Create presentation material for supply review and executive S&OP
-Manage short/long-term supply issues from the network that satisfies site/global requirements in most cost-effective manner
-Analyze parameters, demand and inventory impact for formula transfer and mass replacement
-Identify slow and obsolete inventory batches, review status and promote necessary stock transfers
-Follow service levels
-Follow procedures
-Indicators development and update
-Pain points analysis as inputs for Network supply planners and production planners
-Ad-hoc request to provide perspective on network scenarios


Education/primary qualification:

Diploma: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Supply Chain Management or equivalent
Languages: Advanced English is a must / Portuguese is a plus
Professional experience: 6+ months of experience Planning


Required skills:

Experience with SAP PP/MM modules is an advantage
Advanced MS Excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets) and good or equivalent tools
Relevant process experience
numeracy and administration skills
Experience in a shared service center is an advantage

At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.
You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.
Join us and Impact Your World

Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.
Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.

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