IKEA Purchasing & Serviços Comerciais Ltda., main office is Curitiba, PR, Brazil is a subsidiary of the Inter IKEA Group.
The IKEA brand is one of the most successful home furnishing brands in the world. We are a values-driven company with a passion for life at home. Our vision is to create a better everyday life for the many people. IKEA stores offer almost 10,000 affordable home furnishing products and solutions. Today there are over 392 IKEA stores in 48 countries around the world.
The Inter IKEA Group is a part of Inter IKEA Systems B.V., owner of the IKEA Concept and worldwide IKEA franchisor.
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You are highly interested in understanding the reality on the factory floor. You have the desire to find logistic improvement opportunities and make it happen. Additionally, you:
Are comfortable to work in a routine environment.
Have an interest of people’s life at home.
Have the energy, drive, and commitment to deliver better product for the many people.
Have knowledge of administration and reporting systems.
Some travel required.
Have knowledge of capacity and inventory management
Good Analytical skills
Have knowledge in MS Office
Good Communication skills
Organized and capable to prioritize
Ability to work in team
Ability to navigate with multiple stakeholders
Fluency in both written and spoken English
About the job
Being the Supply Planner you will be responsible for multiple things. You will take the leadership in the business development team to ensure the supplier has goods ready in time and in full in order to fulfill customers’ needs at the lowest price. You will achieve excellence in running logistics operations in accordance with the Category Plan, by interacting with respective stakeholders and complying with working methods. Within Purchasing, you will enable consistently high and stable availability for customers.
About the assignment
The Supply Planner will secure operational capacities by ensuring high quality of capacity data from suppliers and by working continuously towards exceptions together with the Need Planner and Supplier in a proactive manner. Among other things, you:
Update and secure correct business set-up information in all relevant systems.
Secures correct availability information from supplier to IKEA Retail in such quality that it can be for the benefit of customers.
Develop and maintain suppliers’ logistic competence towards becoming responsible on their own performance through working closely with suppliers, running Supplier Development Projects, and providing them relevant trainings and working methods.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.