Supply Chain Operations Leader

Posted 28 December 2021
Job type Temporary
DisciplineOffice & Management

Job description

For one of our clients active in the fast-moving consumer goods, we are looking for a Supply Chain Operations Leader (m/f).

Main Responsibilities:
Managing Service Levels / Stock Allocation:

  • Secure daily process of customer orders from order to delivery at customers' distribution centers, respecting customer delivery SLAs.;
  • Make optimal trade-offs in stock allocation across all customers from a total business perspective;
  • Mitigate and support in supply when demand variations lead to stock availability issues;
  • Mitigate supply and demand risks in case of quality issues and stay in contact with the QA manager;
  • Analyze KPI reports regarding customer service levels and take corrective actions when needed to ensure improvement;

Business partner role:

  • Ensure relevant and appropriate stakeholder management in order to reach alignment in the stock allocation process throughout the MCO;
  • Communicate supply and demand risks and opportunities pro-actively to CD and SC stakeholders;

Managing Obsoletes:

  • Manage phasing in and phasing out of all new innovation/relaunches with SU & VF with respect to obsoletes, obsoletes on raw and packaging materials;
  • Deliver obsoletes target, including but not limited to pro-active identification of obsolete risks caused by demand deviations and oversupply;

Weekend ordering:

  • Secure order fulfillment process during the weekends;
  • Ensure appropriate customer communication about order fulfillment;
  • Supervise and monitor the execution of tasks of the Supply Chain Officers and ensure excellent execution.


  • Knowledge of SC and Customer Service processes
  • Knowledge of ERP Systems (preferably SAP/APO)
  • Internal/External customer orientation
  • Analytic ability
  • Influencing others
  • Bachelor's or preferred Master's degree
  • Background in Supply Chain or Customer Service
  • Affinity with FMCG market
  • Experience in Planning or Stock Management
  • Experience in/proven track record in stakeholder management
  • Languages: English/ Dutch

Regarding this role, Kelly Services acts as the official temporary employment agency. When you decide to apply to this role your personal information will be processed in accordance with Kelly's Privacy Statement.

In keeping with the Law regarding discrimination and equal opportunity in Belgium, Kelly Services welcomes applications from any and all eligible candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age.


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Conformément à la loi sur la discrimination et la politique d'égalité des chances en Belgique, Kelly Services accueille les candidatures de tous les candidats éligibles, quels que soient leur origine ethnique, leur sexe, leur handicap, leur religion, leur orientation sexuelle ou leur âge.