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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 5.1 billion in 2017. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 100 locations, the company has more than 11,100 employees worldwide. Givaudan invites you to discover more at www.givaudan.com.

Planning Manager GBS APAC

Join us and celebrate the beauty of human experience. Create for happier, healthier lives, with love for nature. Together, with our customers, we deliver food innovations, craft inspired fragrances and develop beauty and wellbeing solutions. There’s much to learn and many to learn from, with more than 16,800 employees around the world to explore ideas and ambitions with. 
Feel empowered in our modern Malaysian sites. Be part of an international community made up of 250 colleagues from 14 different nationalities, where collaboration and friendship meets excellence. Every day, your passion, your creativity, and your growth will shape our future, making a positive difference on billions of people. Every essence of you enriches our world. We are Givaudan. Human by nature.

Planning Manager Your future position?

 

In this role you will lead the regional GBS Planning function, developing the organization, improving and maintaining efficiency and engagement to achieve the GBS objectives, in close connection with stakeholders and GBS Leadership Team. You will ensure consistency of functional and cross-functional objectives and the execution of all activities, observing performance and quality standards defined in service level agreements (SLAs).

This role reports to the Regional Senior Supply Manager GBS.

You will be in contact with the Global Solution organization, Global Supply Planning, site Planning managers, Demand planning and site Raw Material Planners.

 

Core Responsabilities:

Service Delivery

  • Contribute to the development of SLAs and monitor performance of the teams against performance/ quality standards defined;
  • Drive continuous improvement processes.

 

People management

  • Daily management of teams through direct reports 
  • Set team performance objectives; monitor performance and take corrective actions to improve individual performance;
  • Provide technical guidance to team members;
  • Participate in recruitment of Team Leads and team members.

 

Technical standards

  • Ensure team members maintain appropriate levels of technical competence (training and development);
  • Contribute to the maintenance of processes;
  • Ensure compliance with internal operating and control procedures.

 

Delivery

  • Review and approve reports;
  • Manage difficult queries from markets and sites;
  • Manage relationship and communication with markets and sites.

 

Operations

  • Manage tactical and support daily operations in the (Global and Regional) Supply Planning and (Regional) Replenishment Planning areas.
  • Collaborate with Replenishment & Fulfillment Raw Material Manager to ensure seamless support and supply from alternative sources.

 

Your professional profile includes:

  • You have a Bachelor's degree required in Supply Chain Management or equivalent;
  • You speak English proficiently.
  • Professional experience:
    • 7+ years of experience in Supply Planning
    • Min. 5 years of leadership experience in shared services and international environment. 
    • Experience with large ERP system(s)
    • Operate in a dynamic and changing environment
    • Continuous Improvement training preferred
    • APICS CPIM/CSCP desirable

 

What we offer:

  • Hybrid work
  • Best-in-class benefits, competitive pay, and a nurturing and progressive environment,
  • Excellent opportunities for progressive learning and development
  • A creative team environment that will inspire you
  • Comprehensive healthcare plans

 

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.
Every essence of you enriches our 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.



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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