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Volvo Group

Continental Material Planner

Company description

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service.

The Volvo Group, with its headquarters in Gothenburg, employs about 100,000 people, has production facilities in 18 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets.

The Volvo Trucks brand has been built up over decades and enjoys a solid position worldwide. It is one of the world’s best known and respected brands within the commercial vehicle industry. It is associated with the core values quality, safety and environmental care. With Volvo Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Job description

Do you just love to... 
 ​You  have overall responsability of a portfolio of suppliers delivering to our central warehouses in Gent and Lyon.  
You ensure and develop supplier delivery performance (our main goal: being able to provide and deliver)
You actively work to avoid customer  Back orders 
You provide customers and stakeholders with information on expected delivery date (ETA) 
You use your network for optimizing deliveries and escalating suppliers in case of deviations 
With a mindset for continuous improvement you actively participate in finding improvements in the material planning processes


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Are you the one?

You have a University degree  preferably in Logistics/Supply Chain management or equivalent experience * You have experience in Stock management systems i.e. SAP,... 
You have knowledge or experience in problem solving methods 
You are fluent in English (verbal and written) and have strong communication and negotiation skills 
You are an action driven team player and networker in an international environment 
You dare to challenge suppliers to meet the set targets 
Good MS Office knowledge

We offer

A perfect match?
This is a temporary replacement, starting in February until end of August. 

Attractive salary 
Restaurant on site
Meal vouchers
Flexible hours within a reasonable margin
Part of a large organization
Social environment

Let's do this!
Join our team in making a difference for people every day!

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