Fortive Corporation Planner / Buyer Supply Chain in Eindhoven, Netherlands
Factory Planner As member of the Supply Planning Group, your responsibility lies in working closely with your counterparts at our factories in securing the timely supply of test and measurement equipment for our customer base. You will also coordinate with Customer Service, our Warehouse team, Sales and Accounts Receivable Teams in fulfilling customer demand. Exercise entrepreneurial spirit as you balance customer satisfaction, inventory and cost on a daily basis. You will be the voice of the factory in regional reviews of Demand and Financial Planning.
What will you be working on? • Follow up on orders placed at factories for back-to-back projects and stocking. • Translate forecasts into order strategy at factory, balancing service level and inventory. • Highlight supply constraints in demand planning review. • Work on resolutions of supply constraints with factory counterparts. • Resolve customer quality feedback on product and process level. • Coordinate/lead high value projects within cross functional team. • Ensure regular item master maintenance for assigned portfolio in accordance with inventory strategy. • New Product Introductions and End of Life management within assigned portfolio. • Regular review of intercompany returns with associated resolution to any discrepancies.
What we have to offer. You will be part of an international team of professionals with more than 100 years of combined experience at Fluke. We work in a fast-paced environment and continue to learn every day. Lines of communication are short. The work environment can best be characterized as informal. We work hard, so might as well have fun while doing so. Enjoy the freedom to set up your working time flexible – life happens. Have an idea of how a process could run more smoothly? Let’s try in a contained environment; if successful, we scale up; if not successful, let’s tweak the parameters.
What we are looking for. Ideally you can recognize yourself in following description: • You have a background in logistics/planning. • You are able to absorb and distill a lot of information to determine the critical few. • You go about your work analytical and methodical – even when the world around you is on fire. • You enjoy problem solving. • You enjoy a fast-paced environment. • You are a strong communicator (written and verbal) across all organizational levels. English is second nature to you.
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Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution. Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com. Fluke Corporation is the world leader in the manufacture, distribution and service of electronic test tools and software. We are a dynamic market leader with sound financial health. Fluke has achieved the number one or number two position in every market in which it competes. The Fluke brand has a reputation for portability, ruggedness, safety, ease of use and rigid standards of quality. A wholly owned subsidiary of Fortive Corporation (www.fortive.com), Fluke is a multi-national corporation headquartered in the greater Seattle area. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. It is driven by the phenomenally successful Fortive Business System. Working at Fluke gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging, “stretch” opportunities