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22/03 Nancy S
HR at Vestas Wind Technology India Pvt Ltd

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Vestas - Supply Chain Professional (5-10 yrs)

Chennai Job Code: 1236956

From the very beginning it became clear to me that in Vestas you can shape your own role. You are indeed able to make your own footprint. At Vestas you have the opportunity to challenge status quo and I truly enjoy working here amongst extremely dedicated people in a constantly changing environment. It is an open atmosphere where people support each other and at the same time challenge each other.

Anne Høj Schibsbye, Senior Director, Powertrain, Global Procurement at Vestas

Vestas is the world leader in wind technology and a motivation in the development of Vestas is the wind power industry. Vestas' core business comprises the development, manufacture, sale, marketing and maintenance of Wind Turbines. Come and Join us at Vestas!

Service Supply Chain Business Partner > SSCBP Planning > SSCBP Spares Planning

At Vestas, SSCBP - Service SIOP (Sales, Inventory Operations Planning) we are constantly optimizing the service supply chain in order to deliver on time to our customers, and at the same time have an optimized supply chain with low inventory and efficient set up. It is an ever developing task in a professional environment. Planning has the responsibility to define delivery concepts and network setup to meet customer requirements, forecast and planning for all materials for the service business, inventory management maintaining optimal inventory level across the value chain, and project management of continuous improvement initiatives within supply chain.

Responsibilities :

- The right candidate will have hands on experience in a global supply chain function within the forecast and planning area of a distribution network

- Improving Inventory turn over ( ITO) and Material Availability (OTIF) through Analytical reasoning of the root causes and corrective measures

- Keeping track of material consumption patterns, Replenishment lead time and Forecast fluctuation and mitigating the risks in case of deviations

- Ensuring lean initiatives & Process improvements

- Typically, the day in vestas, SSCBP, SIOP will be spent on evaluating the safety stock, forecast, mitigating the stock out risks, Root cause analysis on the on-time delivery misses, Collaboration with various global stakeholders etc.

Qualifications :

- Graduate/post graduate in any stream having experience in Demand -supply planning and Balancing

- 5 years of experience from a global international supply chain function within production, Material planning and spare parts /service environment

- Hands on experience in applying supply chain principles and methods including reporting

- Solid experience in inventory planning in a global distribution network

- Supply chain certifications ( eg: APICS-CPIM , CSCP ) preferred but not mandatory

- Should have interest or experience in handling data to extract business insights

- Working knowledge in SQL/R/Python

Competencies :

- Good knowledge in SAP (MM, SD module specifically), MS Excel

- Ability to understand the Master data parameters and its implications on the planning side

- Methodical approach towards problem solving (8D, Fishbone etc)and Basic statistics knowledge

- Ability to understand the complex supply chain network and its intricacies

- Good verbal and written communication skills in English, stakeholder management skills

- Working style is well structured, , flexible and committed.

- Ability to communicate complex supply chain information in a simple and transparent manner

- Good system and business understanding

- Ability to work on Ambiguity to provide clarity and sail through the murky water

- Not restricting himself/herself within the Roles & Responsibilities boundaries and willingness to reach out for getting things done

What We Offer :

We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at an established producer of wind turbines. We highly value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions.You will become part of a highly professional environment with a professional business commitment. Our working environment is informal, and you will get a unique opportunity to influence your own position in a rapidly developing environment.

Additional Information :

Your primary workplace will be in Chennai.

Please note : We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 31st March 2023.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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