Supply Chain Manager - Manufacturing - Batam

Batam Permanent
  • Planning, Logistics, Inventory Expert
  • Based in Batam

About Our Client

Our client is a leading industrial manufacturing company based in Batam. A well respected player boasting a strong track record historically, they are a premium brand in the industry. Consequently, they are looking to bring on board a dynamic Supply Chain Manager who can assist the business at a time of rapid growth and make a key contribution to the business.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the overall management of the supply chain functions from operations, logistics/warehouse, export/import, demand and supply planning, and customer service
  • Leading Supply Chain improvement projects and the ownership of those business case outcomes
  • Manage inventory and establishes controls to ensure company is operating at the highest level of performance based on key performance metrics and minimized supply chain risk
  • Develop strategies, policies, procedures, and overall team to optimize value of the entire function in creating a world class materials management group
  • Establish and maintain the principles of lean manufacturing
  • Maintain compliance with all regulatory requirements and ethical standards related to procurement
  • Participate in existing and new product planning processes to assure timely acquisition of materials to support product launches
  • Develop and manage departmental budgets accordingly
  • Establishes annual goals and objectives, (including stretch targets) in coordination with corporate objectives, and manages performance to ensure attainment
  • Ensure right quality of demand & supply planning, inventory planning and customer experience

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum 10 years of working experience in a Head of Supply Chain capacity within an international environment with demonstrated ability in leading an effective and high-performing team
  • Willing to be based in Batam
  • Master or Bachelor degree in Economics, Business, Operations/Logistics (supply chain related major)
  • Demonstrated success in managing a large team of 20 pax or above
  • Competencies required: leadership skills, dealing with ambiguity, adapting to change, priority setting, collaboration, influential, innovative, simplicity
  • Demonstrated understanding of general manufacturing, electrical component related knowledge and demand driven supply chain
  • In-depth understanding of supply chain processes including importation, warehousing & logistics, customer service
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills and the ability to interact effectively with all stakeholders
  • Systems and computer skills: ERP, Advanced MS Office (eg: Excel, Powerpoint, Access)
  • Strong written and spoken communication skills in both local and English languages
  • Proven track record in strategic agility and operational excellence

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to work with a leading industrial manufacturing company with a wonderful history, culture and reputation
  • Ability to handle a big team in a manufacturing environment
Gustav Fierdaus
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+62 21 2958 8865

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Gustav Fierdaus
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+62 21 2958 8865
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