Supply Chain Analyst - Upfield

Supply Chain Analyst

Supply Chain Analyst

Location: Hamburg, Germany - Hybrid working
Native/bilingual in German language

 

Would you like to be the dedicated supply chain analyst for our German region? Do you know Upfield? Well, we are a former Unilever business unit. At this moment, we are the world's biggest food production company on Plant-Based products. We are known for our brands like Blue Band, Becel and Violife (Vegan Cheese) and of course Rama.
We have both a retail business as well as a growing Foodservice team. Our vision for a "Better Plant-Based Future" drives positive change in people's health, their daily lives and our planet's sustainability. Important within Upfield is the focus on strong performing cross-category teams, to drive most profitable growth, development as teams and as individuals.
This literally means that if you would you like to join a fast growing and evolving company, it will provide you with different development opportunities in the short and long term: grow in your current role & team or develop yourself cross-functional.  At Upfield all are a true business partner, so you liaise with internal stakeholders from local and global teams and can contribute to the development of process improvements. 

About the position

Upfield DACH is looking for a supply chain analyst to join our Supply Chain team in Hamburg. In this role you work closely with our top customers in Germany, Austria & Switzerland as well as our internal teams for Planning, Sales and Logistics. You establish and manage relationships with them and focus on improving customer experience while ensuring increased customer service level and on shelf availability. 

  • Establishing and managing relationship with the key Supply Chain players of our top 10 customers 
  • Focus on root cause analysis, improvement of customer satisfaction and identification of improvement measures 
  • Analysis of customer ordering pattern 
  • Customer on-shelf availability monitoring and improvement work on weekly basis
  • Close cooperation with customer development team, sales team, and other supply chain functions (planning, logistics, customer service & master-data)
  • Reporting and commenting on internal KPIs as well as external customer KPIs such as forecast accuracy, bias, service level.
  • Work on supply chain projects and deliver end-to-end supply chain improvements for the customer supply chain. 

 

So, what does it take to be successful in this role?

You have at least 1-2 years of experience in a commercial, supply chain or customer service role preferably in an FMCG business. You have excellent Excel skills and know your way around SAP. Knowledge of Power BI is a plus!

You have an innate ability to build relationships with both internal stakeholders and of course your customers. You communicate clearly and in a structured manner and are not afraid to influence your stakeholders at all levels within the organization. 

We operate in a global environment so fluency in both German and English is required.  

 

What’s next

If this position sounds interesting, please hit the apply button now! If you have additional questions, you can send myself, Mona Hollatz a message at Mona.Hollatz@upfield.com

We understand your resume might not be up to date, we recommend that you apply with what you have or your LinkedIn Profile. Upfield is dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse workplace, we understand that you might not hit all the requirements stated in the description, but we encourage you to apply anyway. You might be the right candidate for this role or other roles. 

 

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