This is a Europe Sector role in charge of implementing a common Europe VMI solution across most of European markets with VMI request.
This team will be responsible for expanding and migratiing solutions already running within two main channels : Organized Trade and Distributors
System implementation will leverage Pro-link template and the objective of this team will be to assure JDA will provide the right functional and system solution, manage readiness required to deploy, lead the set-up of the new organization and change management and deliver the post go-live support.
This deployment should require a budget of 14,7MM$ and handle a broad and cross-functional team partially shared with Pro-link 2.0 implementation team.
System and organization implementation should be set-up successfully to capture 110MM$ - ten years productivity and increase customer satisfaction and loyalty.
This role should mainly lead JDA implementation and responsible for market readiness, build, test, training, roll-out and hypercare phases and thechange management required to set-up new processes and new organization.
This role will lead VMI implementation across all European markets. This deploy will have two clear phases :
1st phase Build and Pilot. Main accountabilities :
Lead the development of sector to-be design template. This template will scope demand planning, DRP, inventory optimization, truck building and planning process integration with PepsiCo and customer OTC processes
Lead Turkey VMI roll-out. So, in charge of the different implementation phases and activities :
Build, test, user training, go-live and hypercar support
In charge of organization activities : assure the right set-up of the new organization, developing job descriptions, providing training material and execute training
In charge of process activities : assure the right implementation of the new processes, delivering PDD and leading all the change management
Lead the relationship with all the key senior stakeholders sectorly and locally to ensure implementation and change management
Responsible for all the project management activities and governance
Responsible for VMI build & pilot budget execution and control
In charge of VMI team that leads the solution implementation.
Following rigid line :
Data analyst (FT)
Local VMI expert (FT)
Following dotted line, shared with Pro-link 2.0
2nd phase Roll-out. Main accountabilities :
Lead VMI roll-out across all the European markets. Assuming same Turkey VMI roll-out responsibilities
This will require around 3 markets and several customers by year
Responsible for VMI roll-out capex investment estimation
Co-leading capex negotiation with markets and roll-out budget execution and control
Manage market preparation and readiness from system perspective before roll-out landing
In charge of the VMI team mentioned above that will lead roll-out tool
Qualifications / Requirements
Engineer or BA gradutation and highly appreciated MBA or Master specialez on supply chain
At least ten years experience in supply chain management positions
Expertise and strong background in supply chain planning specifically.
Highly appreciated experience on VMI or DRP solutions
Required knowledge and experience in JDA software, especcifically DP and SCP modules
Background in leading project within supply chain arena and highly appreciated planning tools implementation
Required experience managing multi-markets teams
Experience on managing budget, broad and cross-functional teams
Relocation Eligible : Not Applicable
Job Type : Pipeline