Stora Enso is a leading global supplier of renewable solutions within packaging, biomaterials, wood products and paper. We aim to replace non-renewable materials by creating and developing new products and services based on wood and other renewable materials. Stora Enso has some 20,000 employees in more than 35 countries. Company sales in 2016 amounted to 9.8 billion EUR. Our daughter, Stora Enso Packaging AB, manufactures and markets corrugated packaging solutions. The company has some 400 employees and a turnover of approx. 1 billion SEK. The company’s production units are located in Skene, Jönköping and Vikingstad.
Stora Enso Packaging, Corrugated Sweden is now looking for a driven
Supply Chain Manager, Corrugated Sweden
Stora Enso Packaging offers total packaging solutions which are efficient, green and selling, and create real value for our customers. This is to be achieved by establishing trustworthy customer relations; by having competent and motivated employees, active networks as well as by applying modern technology, active product development, targeted environmental work and high service levels.
As Supply Chain Manager you will be responsible for leading, developing and running operations within Corrugated Sweden in line with Packaging Solutions’ supply chain strategy and development plan. Together with your team, the new Supply Chain Organisation for Corrugated Sweden, you will develop the platform, the processes and the department’s technical tools.
The purpose of this position is to ensure deliveries to our customers by developing and offering a professional support function from the Supply Chain organisation. As Supply Chain Manager you will ensure efficient planning of raw materials, production, purchasing and suppliers, and coordinate with sales and purchasing as well as our partners for warehousing and transportation.
Main success factors are within areas such as: • Customer service on time, in full • Transparent production planning enabling decisions for optimal efficiency and profitability • Optimised stock levels in relation to demand and total costs • Customer satisfaction and communication with order-to-invoice processes • Efficient organisational models • Efficient and controlled processes • Skills and competence development
The new position is part of important changes within Stora Enso by which the Supply Chain function is coordinated in a matrix function. A challenge will be to coordinate tasks and to work in matrix mode. The Supply Chain Manager, Corrugated Sweden reports to the Supply Chain Director, Corrugated Europe. Accordingly, you will act as member of Corrugated Sweden’s Management Team, representing the function within the Unit, and contributing to the success of the business.
The person we are looking for To succeed in this position, you should have at least ten years’ experience of working within the Supply Chain area including purchasing, sales and production in a manufacturing environment and international context. Additionally, you should have at least five years’ experience as a manager and leader; have a well-developed ability to work through others and build teams with common working methods and culture. You should have a degree at the master level focusing on logistics, finance and Supply Chain management, or relevant and equivalent professional experience. Supply Chain in Stora Enso Sweden is currently developing it´s organization structure, processes and tools. That is why it is very important that you will be able to contribute methods for developing and equating processes and working methods as well as how to implement them. As the position places very high demands on creating understanding and trust in your department's contribution, it is important that you are responsive, confident and at the same clear in your communication. Your ability to network, build trustworthy relationships in combination with clear support for your organisation's performance are key ingredients for success in the role. In addition, you have personal qualities such as high analytical ability; you are able to see the ‘big picture’; you are highly motivated and proactive, independent and have high personal integrity. The position, which is based in Skene or Jönköping, requires some travel.
Are you interested in coming on board and be part of our development to become the most reliable supplier of innovative, value-creating packaging solutions on the Swedish market and contribute to the success of our customers? Then you are most welcome to contact us and submit your application! In this recruitment we are cooperating with Finnveden Executive AB. For further details about the position, please contact recruitment consultant Anne Palmgren, tel. +46 707 127 222. As there is an ongoing selection of candidates, we would like you to submit your application as soon as possible via http://www.finnvedenexecutive.se.