01 Aug 2019

Supply Planner

Do you want to be part of a growing team taking planning at CO-RO to the next level? Are you passionate about scheduling and making plans work in real life? Then you may be the right candidate for our open position as Supply Planner.

CO-RO A/S is a global leader in fruit concentrates, fruit-based drinks, and home-freeze ice lollies. Our more than 1,200 employees globally work diligently to develop, produce and market products under our internationally recognized brands, Sunquick, Suntop, Suncola and Sun Lolly.

CO-RO, founded in 1942, is a Danish company with a global foot print. The Brands are available in more than 80 countries with production sites in Europe, Middle East and Asia. The company is continuously growing by maintaining market leadership, expand-ing to new markets and introducing innovation. 2017 turnover was approx. DKK 2 bn. – mostly generated outside Europe.

We follow an ambitious growth strategy, and our ambition is to expand the role of our brands in people’s lives. We want to lead in the markets we operate in through innovative products that refresh and delight consumers.

The position

As Supply Planner your main responsibility will be weekly scheduling of production lines at our factories in Frederikssund or at our co-packers around the world. You will also have to ensure that we have sufficient packing materials available for  production  and manage the daily business with the suppliers. You will ensure the right balance between product availability, inventory and production efficiency and act as the link between production and sales. You are a key player in ensuring our products reach the consumer in time. CO-RO is expanding in a fast pace, so you will manage planning related cut-over activities in connection with launches of new products produced on the lines you schedule or implementing new packing material lay-outs.

CO-RO has an ambitious growth strategy which drives the need for stronger planning. In combination with the implementation of a new ERP system (Dynamics 365) this provides us with a unique opportunity to develop planning at CO-RO into a key stakeholder and center point for decision making. You will take part in this transformation by developing strong processes for operational execution and implementing new ways of working. As our planning matures, you will also take part in developing tactical planning processes such as inventory policies, service level agreements, master planning as well as KPI framework and target setting.

You will be part of the S&OP team consisting of 6 people that take care of all planning related matters from forecasting to production scheduling and material purchase. We have a wide range of stakeholders at other departments in Frederikssund as well as with our many partners around the world.

The position is based at our new global head office and innovation center, Denmark.

The profile

  • You are a Master’s/diploma graduate within SCM or engineering and have a few years of planning experience.
  • You like executing and being part of the daily operations
  • You have attention to detail
  • You value carrying out the weekly tasks keeping an eye on continuous improvements
  • You have an open mind, are pragmatic and like to communicate with other people
  • You have good excel/BI skills and are familiar with Dynamics 365 or other ERP and planning tools
  • English (written & spoken) is a requirement, Danish (written & spoken) is an advantage
  • Some travel to visit co-packers may occur (app. 10 days per year)

We offer

A unique opportunity to be part of developing the future planning set-up. You will be given responsibility for your own portfolio of items to schedule and you will work in a great working environment in our new beautiful head office building in Frederikssund.

Application

Soonest possible – interviews held regularly – Please submit your application and CV with relevant documentation. If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Marie Grønlund, Director Sales & Operation Planning by e-mail Mgroenlund@co-ro.com.

01 Aug 2019

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