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Supply Planner, IKEA Supply AG Rep. Office

Published on 16.03.2020


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Industries :
Consumer goods
Distribution, selling, wholesale
Services other
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Position : Supply Planner, IKEA Supply AG Rep. Office

We are looking for Supply Planners with strong desire to find logistic improvement opportunities, high interest in understanding the reality at factory floor, and willingness to join our “start-up team”!

About the Job:

The “New Business” team Identifies market and business opportunities and acts on new business assignments in existing and new sourcing markets.

The Supply Planner, within the “new business” team, enables high and stable availability of goods for our customers at lowest possible landed cost, ready in time and in the agreed quantity.

Purpose of the job:

In the role of the supply planner, you will navigate and steer the business by:

  • Leading logistics development, contributing to value chain development with a total cost approach;
  • Securing planning and delivery processes to achieve excellence in running operations:
  • Defining and securing implementation of ways of working, systems and tools to support business decisions and suppliers to achieve logistics performance.

Your tasks will include:

  • Continuously follow-up, analyse and take action to improve supplier delivery performance and ensure goods are shipped in time for suppliers;
  • Develop and maintain suppliers’ logistic competence through: working closely with suppliers, running supplier development projects and providing them relevant trainings and working methods;
  • Take the lead in operational capacity planning at supplier level and contributing to tactical capacity planning;
  • Secure correct availability information from supplier to IKEA Retail in such quality that it can be for the benefit of customers.
Required profile for job ad : Supply Planner, IKEA Supply AG Rep. Office


Your knowledge, skills and experience include:

  • Experience in Supply Chain
  • Knowledge in Capacity Planning
  • Fluent in Amharic and English
  • Capable to run data analyses
  • Very good knowledge of Excel
  • Team player and strong communication skills
  • Detailed and solutions oriented
Job criteria for job ad : Supply Planner, IKEA Supply AG Rep. Office
Job category :
Production, maintenance, quality
Industries :
Consumer goods
Distribution, selling, wholesale
Services other
Employment type :
Permanent contract
Region :
Addis Ababa
Experience level :
Less than 2 years
Educational level :
Number of Position(s) : 4

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