As a supply chain and planning manager you will be a key member of the team able to build relationships across the business that help the Logistics division plan resources leading to improvements in service and cost. As part of the management team in the Central Logistics Planning you will drive improvements that enhance the planning process, working closely with brand teams and key business stakeholders to drive process improvements in volume forecasting that support the Logistics planning process
Lead, manage and deliver the business planning process in a controlled and timely manner. Ensuring compliance and accuracy in information flow and reporting practices.Lead the periodic review process between Logistics & Brands through half year business.Lead the planning and execution of key events through the business calendar yearEstablish, manage and facilitate efficient and timely stock flow into the businessDevelop and chair monthly Key Performance Indicator meetings with Senior Brands & SupplyChain Managers to drive recommendations and improvements in forecasting and stock management planning.Develop and Implement a scorecard for measuring the logistics performance of our brands across regions & through engagement with Senior Brand managers drive improvementsAs part of new systems implementation identify opportunities that will enhance business processes and planning and take them through to deliveryA proven leader that that has worked with and ideally implemented world leading systems such as Oracle, JDA and world leading Business Intelligence & Analytics (BI&A) systemsAlshaya are undertaking a transformation from existing legacy systems to a modern systems infrastructure, this will be the key enabler to planning better through improved transparency and visibility within the Supply ChainAble to lead the new systems development to ensure it delivers the needs of the business today and be prepared for the future business growth and expansionAbility to analyse the BI&A information and make sound business decisions in a timely manner and see them through to completionLeads the team by engaging, coaching, supporting and providing direction. Able to step up and support the Head of Supply Chain & Planning
Educated to university degree level relevant to Supply Chain and/or LogisticsHigh performing Supply Chain Manager with a minimum 5 years’ experience in a large and diverse organisation, with a desire to develop furtherLogistics Operational and Freight experience is desirable.Worked with best in class retail systems such as Oracle & JDA with exposure to big data and analytical platforms like Tableau is desirable.
Ability to build strong relationships cross functionally at all levels including senior managementDemonstrates excellent forward thinking and change management skills.Excellent stakeholder management and IT skills.Able to demonstrate solid Commercial awareness and analytical skills.
M.H. Alshaya Co. is a leading international franchise operator for nearly 90 of the world’s most recognised retail brands including Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.F. Chang’s, The Cheesecake Factory, Victoria’s Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn and KidZania. The company operates over 3,900 stores across diverse customer sectors: Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings and Leisure & Entertainment.
Alshaya’s stores can be found in markets across the Middle East and North Africa, Russia, Turkey and Europe and the company employs more than 53,000 people from over 120 nationalities.
The company has established itself as the industry leader acros