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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.

Raw Material Analyst

Overall Objective:

Increase the Raw Material network for NOAM to improve customer service, efficiency and lower cost. 
Optimize inventory levels and sustainable raw material availability by working in close collaboration with Raw Material Planners, GBS, Finished Goods Planning and Issue Management. 
Develop Raw Material planning processes implement. Build on planning strategies and improvement projects. 


Work in close collaboration with Finished Goods planning, raw material planning, GBS Operational Buying, GBS Supply Planning, GBS Spot Buying and GBS Replenishment planning to ensure service level to customers and optimize inventory levels.
Develop training programs, manuals and methods of implementation to meet identified requirements
Support improvements in general processes, reports and indicators of the planning teams that result in improved customer service, efficiency and lower cost. 
First level of Purchase Order Approval
Improve reports and tools
Project Management
Review slow moving and obsolete inventory. Manage reserve projections.
Review raw material lead times and work with GBS to improve where needed
Work with GBS to confirm and support inventory policies and planning parameters
Improve supply network; balance warehouse capacity and inventory across the supply network
Monitor essential supply constraints and escalate supply issues
Backup RM Planning Manager
Lead Operational Review

Primary Qualifications:


Bachelor’s Degree or Related Experience in Supply Chain Mgmt


Min 5 years in the industry, preferably Supply Chain role
Knowledge of Inventory Management, Capacity Analysis, and supply chain best practices (i.e. APICS)
Experience in the flavour, ingredient or fragrance industry preferred

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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