Can you design and implement a robust supply chain strategy that supports customer requirements, responds to changing market conditions as well as new business opportunities, or defines cost reduction initiatives aligned with the LoB priorities? And can you provide organisational leadership for building and implementing department strategies, processes, and policies through active participation in functional teams and projects? Then you might be our new Head of Supply Chain of Food Retail LoB at Danfoss Cooling.
As the Head of SC FRL, you will become one of the three Supply Chain Leads in the leadership team each responsible for one of the three Product Lines in RAC Division. In Food Retail, we offer high-efficient refrigeration systems optimised for CO2 refrigeration and other natural refrigerants. Together with forward-thinking retailers around the world, Danfoss has taken sustainable food retail solutions to the next level through constant development of sustainable technologies and service concepts.We are on the lookout for a skilled leadership profile that can further develop our supply chain FRL strategy. As our new Head of SC FRL, you will report directly to the Supply Chain Vice President and have dotted line connection with the Head of FRL Line of Business. You will have no direct reports, but many indirect connections within different functions and forums. You will be responsible for aligned activities of the supply chain matrix with LoB goals and successful implementation on high-impact supply chain projects and activities. The position is located in Germany or Denmark and requires travel activity of approx. 20%.Develop global manufacturing footprint strategyYour main responsibility will be to develop and deploy the global manufacturing footprint strategy (including make-or-buy) in alignment with the business strategy and focus on robust business continuity planning.
Your key tasks will be to:
Leadership skills and solid business experience in strategy and planning
You hold a Bachelor’s degree or higher and has a proven track record which mirrors solid experience within supply chain management, logistics and procurement. We also look for a candidate who has experience from food retail/electronics and with contract manufacturing. In addition, you have strong stakeholder management skills and experience from a global matrix environment. You have the ability to build strong working relationships across all levels of the organisation. As a strong communicator, you can easily articulate the clear direction and cooperate across disciplines and geography. Thus, you need to have solid English skills, both verbally and in writing. On a more personal note, you are creative in your way of thinking and solving problems, flexible and open to changes. Last, but not least, you are able to maintain the customer focus at all times.
For further information about the position,please contact Vice President, RAC Supply Chain Philippe Lussert on +49 173 7746128.Company ProfileWatch how Danfoss is Engineering tomorrow, here.