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Senior Supply Chain Manager (m/f/d)



Munich, Germany
Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2023

tado° is the European market leader in developing and selling smart products and services to control your climate at home. We are internationally recognized for our unmatched compatibility, our award-winning elegant design, and for being truly open with major smart home platforms. Over 200 employees contribute every day to the success of our company, share their ideas, and are part of a dynamic and highly professional value chain. We want to make a difference, challenge our business every day and find new colleagues who are just as passionate about our products as we are!

To strengthen our Supply Chain Management team, we are looking for a Senior SCM Manager to ensure an optimal balance between supply and demand for our seasonal products. Your daily business responsibilities are to:

  • Own and drive the Sales & Operations planning Process with all the stakeholders including weekly presentation to the CEO
  • Develop and mitigate several Scenarios to effectively address forecast, production planning and material issues
  • Define the required production plan based upon sales channel input, consensus forecast, required inventory coverage and supply lead times
  • Manage the relationship with the contract manufacturer to achieve feasibility of the supply plan; this involves securing sufficient capacity and material disposition, including Excess & Obsolete management
  • Work closely with the contract manufacturing partners, to achieve an optimized CBOM as well as identify opportunities for further cost reductions
  • Work closely with Logistics teams in regards to product availability, inventory Management, logistics cost reduction and process improvement..
  • Cross-functional interaction and alignment with R&D, Product management, Sales and Customer experience teams.
  • Collaborate closely with Finance to align on reporting and budget adherence
  • Participate and/or lead projects and initiatives within the Supply chain organization: Supply Chain Network Design, ERP integration, S&OP process automation..
  • Follow up on relevant SCM Key performance indicators and appropriate action plan execution
  • +5 years of relevant experience in a similar role
  • Experience working with ERP Systems, Netsuite is a plus.
  • Experience in demand forecasting, planning and related appropriate tools
  • Experience in SIOP (Demand planning, Supply planning, Inventory and Operations Planning), ideally within the consumer electronics or other mass production electronics industry
  • Experience with NPI – Planning (Phase In, Ramp up, Ramp down, Phase Out)
  • Strong skills in Excel/Google sheet and analytical abilities to interpret data
  • Project management experience
  • Good English written and verbal (B2 level)
  • Team player
  • Enjoy a remote-friendly environment and flexible working from home options across Germany.
  • Benefit from our annual Learning & Development budget for your professional and personal development.
  • Grow individually by learning from your highly-skilled and dedicated colleagues through an open, appreciative feedback culture and regular peer-to-peer training.
  • Take advantage of company-wide events and regular “Beer O’clock” - parties as well as various sport events organized throughout the year.
  • For your fitness and work-life balance, we support discounted access to gyms and courses through “qualitrain” and provide admission to health care providers.
  • Benefit from corporate discounts.
  • We also offer you 30 days of vacation, subsidized German language courses, and a contribution to the company pension scheme.