The world leader in beauty, L’Oréal is present in 130 countries on five continents. Our 32 international brands have allowed us to devote ourselves solely to one business: beauty, with a mission to provide the best in cosmetics innovation to all women and men around the world. We want to bring beauty to all people. Our ambition by 2020 is to win over another one billion consumers around the world by creating the cosmetic products that meet the infinite diversity of their beauty needs and desires through continued digital innovation. L’Oréal encourages diversity and sustainable, ethical sourcing for all our products and we have reduced our emissions by approx. 50% since 2005. Our brands are leaders in beauty, and we are looking for you to lead the change you want to see in L’Oréal.
SUPPLY PLANNER – LUXE DIVISION
As part of the Supply &Demand Planning team, we are currently recruiting for the exciting role of Supply Planner for Luxe (Brands to be defined). Your objective will be managing short term and mid-term supply to support ambitious sales targets, whilst meeting service level and stock holding objectives. As a supply planner you will be at the centre of inventory and availability planning and will be instrumental in ensuring we meet our customer’s expectations and drive improvements to customer experience.
•Managing the availability of all finished goods and point of sale items for your brands in the UK and Ireland
•Management of supply parameters in order to optimize stock, minimize costs and maximize service
•Anticipate potential service issues, working with international teams and the DC to resolve
•Execution of the procurement plan to send the right needs to S&OP
•Communicate risks to the business, ensuring stakeholders have accurate and timely availability information
•Compilation of KPI reports, animation of root cause analysis and action plans with business to improve KPIs
•Work alongside key business partners to manage through the supply of large customer demands in the most effective way
•Suggest and implement improvements to our supply planning practices
•Entrepreneurial. Every single day, you spot opportunities to shake things
up and change the world for the better. It’s up to you to make it happen!
•Only human. You’ll screw up sometimes but you have no fear of failure because we have each others back so you can learn from mistakes.
•Responsible. You’ll treat our customers, our consumers and our money
as if they’re your own. You thrive to always do the right thing, even when it’s a not the easiest way.
•Respectful. Whether you’re talking to our CEO or a perfumery owner round
the block, you treat everyone the same.
•A good team player. Teams are the real heroes and we all thrive to share our knowledge and improvements to make the whole team grow
•Curious and creative. There’s no blueprint for the future. Look out for new ideas, speak to other functions… And design the future.
•Pioneer. You will be proactive, anticipate business needs and never hesitate to put in place improvement to help drive efficiencies for the whole team.
Stakeholder Management Skills
•Ability to engage and positively influence internal & external stakeholders. Ability to manage upwards.
•Experience within supply planning or relevant supply chain role is an advantage.
•Strong understanding of the role of chain and impacts on the business performance.
Excellent Communication Skills
•Be able to effectively communicate with stakeholders at all levels, and simplify complex messages.
•Excellent working knowledge of Excel, SAP and PowerBi are an advantage.