Inventory Planner (MR-34157856)

Location: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Salary: competitive
Job Type: Contract
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Are you looking for a challenging opportunity where you will have the chance to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career as an Inventory Planner? Would you like to work in an international environment where you will be dealing with multiple stakeholders internally and externally? Then this might be the opportunity for you!

Inventory Planner

6 months (extension possible)

Location: Amsterdam

Contract: Full-time (40h);

Languages: fluent in English and (Dutch preferably)

Contract: 6 months via JP Gray (extension possible)

Starting date: As soon as possible

Where will you work?

You will work within an international company that is active in over 70 countries over the world. They are one of the biggest innovators in the food industry where they are striving on a daily basis, together with 155 000 colleagues, creating a more sustainable world. They combine 155 years of experience with new technologies and insights to serve as a trusted partner for food, agriculture, financial and industrial customers in more than 125 countries. Impressive right?!

Purpose of the job

The Supply and Inventory Planner will contribute to coordinating long, medium and short term supply planning across networks to address capacity issues and production location decisions in support of business goals. In this role you will maintain end-to-end accountability for all the flows you are planning, monitoring key integrated business planning performance indicators, cost to serve performance data and you will help coordinate cross functional work teams to meet high customer service standards. The scope of the position includes raw materials and finished goods for all global flows supplied by EMEA region.

What you will be doing as Business Process Analyst:

  • Maintain data relevant to network distribution and inventory planning activities including capacity, constraint, logistics, supplier, master and location data.
  • Generate and execute cycle and safety stock plans for the assigned product or location, using the approved supply plan inputs.
  • Develop gap coverage plans during inventory shortages.
  • Create requirements plan and long term supply plan for assigned products and locations as input for the integrated business planning cycle.
  • Communicate with vendors and supply partners for coordination of execution of the purchase orders and requirements.
  • Generate periodic reports to provide visibility on stocks, supply plans and performance metrics to key stakeholders.
  • Lead the Weekly Supply & Operation Execution meeting for the categories under their responsibility.
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.

What does your profile look like?

Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience

Minimum of two years of related work experience in Supply chain or Inventory Planning

What will you get in return;

You will have the opportunity to work for an international company. There is always someone ready to jump in and help out, and the same is expected of you. Furthermore, they believe that hard work should pay off, creating new opportunities for you to grow.


Please apply with your CV + motivational letter to Christian Best via or call at
+ 31 20 522 12 60

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