We zijn al meer dan 200 jaar pionier in een wereld vol mogelijkheden voor perfecte afwerkingen. De kans is groot dat onze producten altijd dicht in de buurt zijn. We zijn er trots op dat klanten van over de hele wereld vertrouwen op onze eersteklas merken en producten, waaronder Flexa, Sikkens, Dulux, International en Interpon. We zijn actief in meer dan 150 landen en willen wereldwijd leider in onze industrie worden, als meest duurzame verfbedrijf dat al ruim twee eeuwen kleur geeft aan de toekomst.

In short
AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We're experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands - including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon - is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we are active in over 150 countries and employ around 34,500 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high-performance products and services our customers expect.

Do you get excited by supply chains that serve millions of customers? That connect an incredible number of suppliers, manufacturing locations and warehouses with these customers all across Europe? Are you keen on making these networks function as smooth as possible from the beating heart of our supply chain organization? On working closely together with other supply chain professionals and many more stakeholders from all over our organization? Boosting your capabilities, your network and your career potential? Then we have something for you!

From our Above Market Planning center (AMP) in Sassenheim our Capacity & Resource Managers collaborate with our main stakeholders in Supply Chain Planning, demand, manufacturing, logistics, procurement and external suppliers. Our Capacity & Resource Managers oversee and manage the production and warehouse capacity across the EMEA sites to secure target service levels and optimize E2E supply chain costs. They manage inventory health and drive SLOBs reduction. They are a member of the DECO EMEA Sourcing board.

Our department serves the business units of Decorative Paints, within the supply planning project team we are looking for one additional capacity & resource manager. You’ll work closely with 3 others and report to the Projects and CI Manager Supply Chain EMEA.

Key responsibilities

  • Oversee and manage the production & warehouse capacity across the EMEA sites to secure target service levels and optimize E2E supply chain costs
  • Manage exceptions and build potential mitigation scenarios to close the gaps.
  • Provide capacity planning input to IBP and S&OE and lead / drive MDI and gatekeeping meetings with the different functions
  • Ensure good communication and integration with other planning teams, manufacturing, logistics, customer care and other stakeholders
  • Support projects and process improvement to enhance performance and efficiency of the required planning activities (SLOBs, Inventories and Service across scope site / supply points).

The supply planning Project team and Planner teams in our AMP department are a highly diverse mix of over 60 supply chain enthusiasts with over 20 different nationalities from across the globe. As diverse as our backgrounds and identities are, we are strongly connected via a shared mindset that can be characterized as ambitious, proactive, informal and above all collaborative.

What can you expect from us?
The department is highly committed to the personal and professional growth of our people, and their career development towards becoming our future leaders or experts. We therefore actively encourage and facilitate:

  • Frequent coaching and feedback sessions
  • Extensive trainings, both on hard and soft skills
  • Continuous improvement and participation in (cross-functional) projects
  • Making horizontal and vertical career steps, both in- and outside our department.

Become part of an outstanding company
AkzoNobel is consistently rated as one of the top employers in The Netherlands. You will join a company that is committed to achieving real sustainability. At a personal level you will also benefit from:

  • a competitive salary with an above average number of annual holidays;
  • participation in the AkzoNobel pension plan;
  • travel expenses to and from work
  • opportunities for education that will help you to grow beyond this role
  • Hybrid way of working

More information and how to apply

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