Supply Chain Optimisation Consultant- Stockholm

Are you looking for an international career opportunity where you lead separate workstreams and help optimizing our manufacturing sites to “strengthening our bones”? Then become a part of Calcium Production Optimisation which is our three-year transformation programme focusing on creating significant efficiencies and releasing money to be reinvested in our growth.

In this role, you will make use of your analytical skills while you help encouraging a world-class supply chain.

In Supply Chain, Production Optimisation team, you join an international team of 35 colleagues based in 4 countries. This role is based at our Swedish office in Göteborg/Stockholm however, to cooperate, encourage your colleagues and bring brilliant initiatives to life you should expect extensive travelling across our sites in Sweden – this being around +100 travel days per year.

From field work to analyses

In this role, you help optimize and improve our manufacturing sites. You do so by independently prioritizing and planning advanced analyses and troubleshooting to identify e.g. bottlenecks and cost-saving initiatives and executing on these. You work as part of a project team, where you visit dairies to increase efficiency by identifying potential improvements on the site. You will drive your own workstreams and be part of a project team at the site.

Your challenge

  • Ensure delivery of work stream objectives
  • Create tactical implementation plans through interviews, analyses and presentations
  • Plan, lead and facilitate capability training/workshops on site
  • Ensure delivery of saving potentials by implementing changes at the shop floor
  • Lead or participate in business case development as well as explorative supply chain analyses on ad hoc basis

Outgoing and curious with an improvement mindset

To be successful in this role you are a structured and persistent self-starter. Apart from this, your future success is based upon three things. Firstly, you have an analytical skillset and the ability to quickly understand a complex problem. Secondly, you possess the personal impact and communicative skills that help you build relationships and interact across functions, cultures and manufacturing sites. Finally, you are not afraid to challenge status quo.

Besides this, we expect you have experience in a similar role, preferably at a manufacturing site. Preferably, through theory and practice, you have obtained knowledge of lean manufacturing and supply chain. Through your educational background and practical experience, you have built solid project management skills to explore, involve, define, drive and follow up.

Naturally, you have strong IT skills particularly in MS Excel and PowerPoint. You speak and write Swedish and English fluently. Finally, you hold a valid driver’s licence.

How are we as employers? 

At Arla Sweden you will have access to resources, support and tools to help you in your work. Through our positive dynamics and size, we can offer you an inspiring role and workplace where you will be able to develop and be developed. As well as offering good benefits and contractual terms for you as an employee. We value and make use of everyone's skills and are an employer that lets your own creativity flow. We at Arla Sweden strive to find the best in each other and we are looking for you who want to grow with us at Arla Sweden, because we want to grow with you!

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Are you our new colleague? Apply today!

If the above applies to you and you want to become one of us - do not hesitate to submit your resume and a personal letter. Enter in the application where you saw this vacant position.

Apply no later than 2018-14-10 by clicking here. If you have any questions about us or the position, please contact Senior Manager Production Optimization Sweden, Peter Krokström at +46 70-939 38 50.

Please apply via this LINK