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For over 175 years, Procter & Gamble has created some of the world’s most successful brands, including Ariel®, Tide®, Pantene®, Pampers®, and Gillette®. We believe in serving the consumer and ensuring our organization, talent and brand building reflects the diversity and needs of the approximate 5 billion people around the world we serve through our brands. We value leadership as well as mastery and offer fulfilling career opportunities that make us an unbeatable force in our industry.
With over 57 years of success & growth in the Arabian Peninsula, and over 650 million dollars of investment in the region, we’re looking for people to join our team & take our business to the next level. We’re hiring the next generation of GCC talent in several areas of business including Sales, Finance & Accounting, Brand Building, Supply Network Operations, Human Resources, and Engineering.
P&G Supply Network Operations oversees the Supply Chain from end-to-end - starting with our materials through the touch point of our brands with shoppers in the market. They are the "voice of the customer" for supply and the integrator across the Company's disciplines.
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The mission of the Supply Network Operations team in P&G is to transform consumer demand into a supply plan and deliver the products to the shelves so that right P&G products are at the right place at the right time - and at the right cost and are available to P&G Consumers.
We are looking for a Supply Chain Manager to join our team. As a new manager within the Supply Network Operations organization, you will have a real job, with real responsibility from day-one, together with the training and development you need to be successful. Our unique 'build from within' organization means we grow and develop our senior management of the future from new managers like you. So, we will continually develop your career through a broad and varied range of assignments that ensure your skills and capabilities are continually challenged and developed.
Summary of Job Responsibilities:
Your career can begin in one of a variety of roles within our organization:
Customer Service Operations:
You will be responsible for the first line contact with our customers, dealing with their supply needs and ensuring our products are always shipped and delivered perfectly. This involves working externally with your logistics counterparts at our customers and also internally with other Functions. You will create mutual and competitive advantage that can be commercialized and help our brands to win with consumers & shoppers and may also be responsible for leading a team.
You will be responsible for the physical distribution of P&G products and their timely delivery to our customers, collaborating closely with our manufacturing plants, distribution centers and external logistics partners (including 3rd party distribution centers). By analyzing and optimizing our organization, work processes and transport, you will balance the challenge of reducing physical distribution cost while maintaining and improving competitive service levels to our customers and may also be responsible for leading a small team of people.
Market/Supply Chain Planning
You will be responsible for forecasting demand for our products and managing their supply to the customer. This includes managing the logistics for new product initiatives and promotions for one or more of our brands. You will be a key player within one of our multi-functional business teams, who will look to you as the supply chain expert to deliver breakthrough results in product shelf availability, inventory management and demand forecast accuracy.
During your first assignments, you'll run operations, lead projects and manage teams, in a way you develop your expertise in a majority of those activities, while developing also your skills in people management and project management. The succession of assignments you'll go through, together with a training program that will be tailored for you in collaboration with your manager, will allow you to develop your skills in leadership, capacity, risk taking, collaboration, solutions and innovation. Consequently, you'll be able to move into leadership roles on the Supply Chain, in headquarters, plants or distribution centers.
- A minimum of a Bachelor's degree
- English fluency
- Arabic fluency is preferred
- This is an entry level position, we are looking at candidates with less than 4 years of experience.
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates