Raw Material Planner

Posted 23 August 2021
SalaryBis zu Swiss Franc0.00 per annum
LocationSt. Gallen, Wahlkreis St. Gallen, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFood Industry

Job description

Our customer is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. We have been comissioned for a permanent position as

Raw Material Planner

As a Raw Material Planner you will manage a large and diverse portfolio of raw materials for the produc-tion sites. You will manage the timely availability of raw material to ensure optimal supply to our customers and will lead initiatives to improve our inventory and service level.

Main Tasks

  • Determinerawmaterialrequirementsbymeansofusing Material RequirementsPlanning (MRP) tobalanceforecasteddemandandactualinventorylevels
  • Ensureefficientavailabilityofrawmaterialsforourproduction, againstthelowestpossibleinventorylevels, throughcollaborationacrosstheentiresupplychain
  • Work with Global Procurement on supplier management and purchasing and supporting on the long-term strategy
  • Manage (reviewand update) MRPmasterdata
  • Optimisationofinventorylevels: identificationandcategorisationofslowmovingrawmaterialsanddefiningthemitigationregardingrawmaterialmanagement
  • Proactivelyidentify, proposeandimplementContinuousImprovement (optimisation) alongthesupplychain
  • Monitor and interpretation of raw material related Measurement's and corresponding action in case of target deviation


  • University degree in Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, Logistics, Business Administration
  • At least 2 yearsofexperience in Supply ChainPlanningorPurchasingispreferred
  • Business Fluent in German andEnglish
  • Affinity with ERP systems and analytical tools (for example SAP, BI, BO)
  • Microsoft Office Suite expertise (especially Microsoft excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets))
  • APICS certification is of advantage


  • Flexible workinghours
  • Personal developmentopportunities in a successfulcorporateenvironment
  • Directdailycollaborationwith global partners
  • Free parking Company shop

Don't miss this great opportunity and apply! Andrea Alfonsi from the Kelly Team in Basel is looking forward to receiving your application.