Global Inventory and Supply Planner - Solid Round Tools

Jun 18
Job category:
Supply Chain & Logistics
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Sandvik Coromant is looking for an organized, networking and self-motivated Global Inventory and Supply Planner to join our new Solid Round Tools Business Unit in Sandviken. We’re on an exciting transformation journey – where analytics and development are key elements and new ways of working forms the future. Joining our Planning team, we offer you a unique opportunity to be part of a journey to implement a new planning platform – SAP IBP for Supply Chain. Are you eager to influence our planning processes, optimize our ways of working and establish broad networks across the globe? Then this is the job for you!

Your mission
In this position, your mission is to provide us with important insights, accurate information and fact-based reports to support decision-making when it comes to planning, inventory and supply. Performing investigations and studies, you drive different development activities and -projects that supports us in creating a leaner, more efficient global supply chain. By monitoring and optimizing global stock in our distribution center network, you ensure best-in-class stock control and inventory levels of our products and are a key player in delivering plans and scenarios for short and mid-term time horizons. You also act as the main point of contact for our manufacturing units regarding supply planning, systems, processes as well as other issues related to our products. Furthermore, you offer your competent support in planning, setting and agreeing on reliable production plans, and help us remain successful by taking an active role in the work to improve Net Working Capital and service through stock availability.

By planning and following up on inventory and supplier volume on an 18-month rolling time horizon, you find ways to optimize our supply paths in collaboration with other parts of the organization. Furthermore, you support the handling of our products life cycles and footprint changes within the planning area, which includes scenarios for ramp-ups, introductions, and phase-outs of our products. In collaboration with the rest of the team, you use your knowledge, creativity, and enthusiasm to take part in the continuous improvement work around Supply Chain Planning and contribute to developing our next generation planning solutions based on our new platform.

Some global travel is normally included in the job. However, due to the pandemic situation, we’re currently even more digital than usual in our ways of working.

Your profile
We’re looking for a Supply Chain professional with hands-on experience from supply chain and S&OP planning, as well as materials management and inventory control. We believe your career includes at least three years’ experience working in a global, multi-site environment. An additional background from leading projects within change management as well as experience from digitalization projects within supply chain is also desirable. You further know how to handle different scenarios and changes within a supply chain, especially when it comes to lead time, EOQ and safety stocks.

Additionally, you’re an expert user of modern ERP systems and you manage Excel and Access on a highly skilled level. We believe that you hold a university degree in the supply chain or logistics area, and, as we act on the global arena, you also need to be fluent in written and verbal English.

Your personality is very important to us! You’re an analytical person with a detailed and problem-solving approach, who is both skilled at, and enjoy working with change management. You have the ability to generate business value from repeating metrics and patterns, and you’re resourceful and self-motivated as you get the job done in a timely manner. You’re also an appreciated team player – skilled at collaborating, connecting with people, and establishing new relations, and you know how to easily communicate and convey information in a clear way. Add a passion for development and improvements – and you’re home!

At Sandvik Coromant, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background leads to a better environment for our employees, our business and our customers. We’re looking forward to meeting you!


Send your application no later than June 18, 2021. Read more about Sandvik Coromant and apply by visiting our career site (Job ID: R0026310).

Do you want to have a chat regarding this position?

Or maybe just some more information? If so, contact:
Andreas Stålberg, recruiting manager, +46 (0)26 265 470

Union contacts - Sweden
Thomas Lilja, Unionen, +46 (0)26 266 659
Kerstin Norlén, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)26 266 069
Peter Olsson-Andrée, Ledarna, +46 (0)26 261 984

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.

Recruitment Specialist

Jessica Hill Holm

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Deadline: Jun 18
Job-ID: R0026310

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