Sandvik, Inc. Outbound Planner in Ireland

Outbound Planner

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30 Jun

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Sandvik Mining & Construction Logistics Ltd in Dublin is looking for:

Outbound Planner


Sandvik is a high-tech, global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We have world - leading positions in selected areas - tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. The Group has about 47,000 employees and representation in approximately 130 countries, with sales of around £7.3 billion.

At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. While discussing the best solution for you today, we are already thinking ahead to the best solution for you tomorrow.

Job SummaryWe are now looking for an Outbound Planner to join the order management team. You will mainly be responsible for order management of your customers from order receipt to customer delivery. Key deliverables are Order to Delivery of customer orders, preventing orders from aging, being responsive to customer requests and they are satisfied with issue resolution. Specifically, this role includes releasing orders, canceling and correcting changes, resolving any allocation issues, resourcing aging orders from other locations, and managing customer specific request in terms of delivery. As an Outbound Planner, you will be working with the Inventory, Purchasing and Warehouse teams to source items and resolve any orders allocation problems on a daily basis, and will work with the freight department for urgent and special cases. You will work within a team of 7 individuals and be responsible for reviewing and resolving customer requests and complaints (using LPS application). You will be supporting the resolution of emergency supply cases, and will work with inbound to improve long lead time or delayed Purchase Orders. Flexible working is required.

Your profileYou will need to have experience in a similar position in a warehousing, distribution, supply chain environment. The prefect candidate with experience in managing internal or external customer accounts would be ideal, along with good working knowledge of international trade and freight processes. For the role you will have a customer focused attitude and excellent communication skills. Attention to detail is key, along with proven ability to work efficiently within a distribution service environment. You will be required to complete duties in an autonomous manner with a strong focus on business and process improvement. You will need to be proficient in Microsoft Office, and ideally have prior exposure to Aurora, DI, Qlikview and Sandvik’s EHS systems. Daily you will liaise and negotiate with a range of stakeholders. You will need to be able to work in a culturally diverse environment in a global organization, and can adapt to change. You have team player attitude, be a lateral thinker who can solve problems, and have a willingness to learn.

Where others see many, we see you – personally. We recognize and value your passion and personality. With your strong logistic and organisational skills, you will be able to bring our processes to the next level! You will work independently, but have the back-up from your team, and have a determined, flexible approach.

How to apply? Interested in the challenge? Please apply directly via the PeopleSoft Employee Self Service with the reference 352768. For further information regarding the recruitment process contact HR Services Europe on 0800 652 0011.

Closing date: 30thJune 2017

Deadline: 30 Jun

Job-ID: 352768