About the role
A part of Imperial Brands, Fontem ventures has an exciting opportunity available for an enthusiastic distribution planner to join our headquarters in Amsterdam.
As a distribution planner you will be responsible for ensuring continuous market supply for the defined specific area. To satisfy the customer demand timely at the right place, in the right quality and quantity as well as at the most efficient cost.
Handling of customer relevant information regarding sales and manufacturing and commercial and logistical execution of customer orders in consideration of internal rules and guidelines as well as international rules like the ICC Incoterms and all tax and customs issues.
What you will be doing
Build expertise and understanding for the assigned markets & customers with regard to trends, legal changes, customs requirements for export and all market relevant specifics.
Understand and follow up concerning portfolio in terms of plans and projects, incl. phase in / phase out ensuring timely master data availability for new product in SAP.
Regular market visits to improve customer relationship and market knowledge.
Sales Forecast Accuracy checks on SKU level.
Receive and check feasibility of orders (incl. regarding payment terms & conditions) and order entry
Commit to volumes and timings towards the customer in the context of Available to promise.
Demand and supply balance checks : Identify shortages / unbalanced situations and initiate corrective actions in order to solve issues
Monitor pro-actively market respective stock in all relevant factories and warehouses to avoid over ageing and write offs.
Do you have
Experience distributing to Europe and overseas
Minimum 1 years of experience in Logistics, wholesale, import / export
Excellent SAP R3 knowledge (SD, MM) as well as MS Office
English fluent. Additional foreign language desirable
Well-developed analytical skills and a team player
Good ability to communicate with external and internal contacts / departments in differing cultures and countries, intercultural competencies
Flexible, fast learning and responsive to changes
We offer you
Excellent Competitive Salary + 25 days Holidays + commuter allowance + bonus + share plan
training and development programme
Fun vibrant office environment
International stakeholder engagement and travel
Apart of Imperial brands, Fontem Ventures is an innovative consumer goods company and, as the owner of the e-vapour brand blu, a leader in vaping technology.
Our business is headquartered in Amsterdam with more than 200 employees working across head office and , Fontem US in Charlotte with research labs in Liverpool, Hamburg and Beijing.