VAG s.r.o. - member of VAG and Aurelius Group - has been operating in the Czech and global market for more than 135 years. Wherever water is recycled, moved, stored and distributed - our valves and gates play a leading role. With our team of dedicated and innovation-driven individuals, we are able to build on our success story every day. Come on board and join us on our voyage to global growth in this exciting market of the future.

Supply Chain Manager (f/m)

VAG s.r.o.

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Main objectives and results of the function:

  • Responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring the overall supply chain strategy in order to maximize efficiency and productivity and service level.
  • Plays crucial role in developing and maintaining good relationships with customers, vendors and distributors.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Manages the entire process from quote and order management to material planning and supply chain activities, inventory control, logistics and distribution, ensuring effectively-functioning processes to avoid costly delays and lost opportunities.
  • Ensures effective lines of communication between CSC, Planning, Procurement and Logistics department to ensure priority requirements and timely delivery of products.
  • Leverages ERP and system landscape to its full potential based on synchronized process and updated master data.
  • Works with Procurement team (buyers and disponents) to source the right materials and goods.
  • Participates in negotiating contracts with suppliers, customers and freight forwarders.
  • Confers with supply chain planners to forecast demand or create supply plans that ensure availability of materials and products.
  • Monitors supplier performance to assess ability to meet quality and delivery requirements.
  • Participates in developing of material costs forecasts or standard cost lists.
  • Performs regular controlling of manufacturing and delivery processes.
  • Plans and implements logistical strategy and ensures that the targets are met.
  • Oversees product storage, handling and distribution.
  • Works on forecasts, keeps an accurate record of the process and analyses performance. Identifies problems or bottlenecks, proposes possible solutions and implements counter measures to get back on track.
  • Analyzes inventories to determine how to increase inventory turns, reduce waste or optimize customer service.
  • Improves the overall supply chain performance and look for any possible innovations and improvements to the process.
  • Participates in the coordination of engineering changes, product line extensions, or new product launches to ensure orderly and timely transitions in material or production flow.
  • Designs and implements supply chains that support business strategies adapted to changing market conditions, new business opportunities, or cost reduction strategies.
  • Performs other duties and tasks as assigned from time to time by management and by the needs of the business.

Required qualification and experience:

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college in field of Supply Chain Management / Business Management / Manufacturing / Distribution & Logistics
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Supply Chain Management / Business Management / Manufacturing / Distribution & Logistics.

Required skills and competencies:

  • Very good command of English written and spoken. German language is a plus.
  • Highly analytical and data driven. Advanced skills in MS Excel and Microsoft BW.
  • Hands on experience in ERP Systems. Especially SAP WM, SD, PP, MM.
  • Strong planning skills together with logical and systematic approach to work.
  • Good time management skills. Ability to prioritize and work under time pressure.
  • Critical thinker with ability to solve problems and make decisions, as well as think laterally and offer solutions.
  • Knowledge and practical experience with Lean Tools or Continuous Improvement.
  • Proactive, customer-driven with hands-on mentality.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively with internal and external teams.

What we offer:

  • interesting job in multinational company
  • motivating salary
  • dynamic work in a modern work environment
  • stable, friendly and professional team
  • possibility of professional growth and development
  • benefit programme (e.g. meal vouchers, allowance to pension/life insurance, 5 weeks of vacation, sick days etc.)


Adresa společnosti

Lipová alej 3087


Kontaktní osoba: Lucie Růžičková
Tel.: 518318246
E-mail: poslat životopis

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