Supply Chain Business Partner (FMCG)

Job Title: Supply Chain Business Partner (FMCG)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -092018-175083
Contact Name: Misha Ashar
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2018 12:36

Job Description

Our client , an FMCG multinational is hiring for an exciting key role to join their regional team. The Supply Chain Planning manager for this organization will be a true Business Partner role.

Along with the usual supply chain technical responsibilities - Supply/Demand forecasting and planning, material production planning, tracking of shipments and inventor etc., the Manager will manage cross functional collaboration. Partnering with key stakeholders; internal - sales, marketing, production, customer service teams as well as external - co-packers, distributors etc.

The Business Partner will play a leading role in the planning process by aligning all the functional teams as supply chain really is the backbone of a fast paced consumer goods company.

The successful candidate would come armed with;

7-9 years of supply chain experience at a FMCG multinational, preferably Food industry

Regional experience; Middle East, North Africa markets would be mandatory

Demand & Supply planning, exposure to production, distributors would be essential

Collaborative style of leadership, able to influence commercial decisions

Ambitious, agile and analytical mindset