Our client is part of the BMT Group, an international industrial holding of Belgian origin, realizing a turnover of 300 million euros, in 4 main divisions. As one of the core divisions, IGW is specialized in the development and production of customer specific transmission solutions. Its market segments are related to mass transit (rail), large diesel turbines and engines, high-end compressors and project-based commissions for global businesses. The division’s added value lies in its flexible, operational ability to attune to fast-evolving and innovative market segments with the right technological products and relevant advice. With a total of over 1,000 employees in various production units (Belgium, China, Romania, Czech Republic, USA and India) and a turnover of 100 million euros, the division is firmly focused on growth in all areas. In order to realize further growth, we are looking for (m/f)


International process-driven change leader

Job description

As an international Supply Chain Director, your responsibility is to coordinate, plan and manage all supply chain related processes of raw materials and finished goods for the entire Group by optimizing resources, throughput times and working capital of all entities in order to realize on time supplies and make a significant contribution to the realization of the organization’s strategic objectives.
You are responsible for further development of supply chain related processes by developing and maintaining performance measures, initiating and implementing improvement projects.
You guide, coordinate and motivate your international team including: order management, scheduling, purchase, distribution and logistics.
You work closely with the new COO and local plant managers to plan product specific capacities for all plants.
You report directly to the CEO and you are part of the global management team.

Gewenste profiel

You have a technical-oriented master’s degree and a proven supply chain experience of at least 10 years, preferably in a complex international multi-plant B-to-B environment with manufacturing and assembly units.
You have thorough knowledge of ERP (preferably QAD) and solid expertise in forecasting, scheduling and planning methods.
Your conceptual thinking ability combined with your natural persuasiveness and necessary pragmatism enable you to propagate and develop the supply chain story within the organization.
You are a proven diplomatic mediator who can build, lead and motivate teams across different countries and different functional domains.
You have an international mindset and are willing to travel on weekdays (ca.40%), with primary focus on Romania and the Czech Republic.
You are fluent in spoken and written English; knowledge of other European languages is a strong asset.

The opportunity to further develop a new position in a stable, growing, professional organisation with realistic ambitions and clear objectives providing a challenging and stimulating environment.
A long term commitment, with a professional salary package in line with your experience and competencies.