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Supply Chain Planner Outbound

  • Alphen aan den Rijn, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Supply Chain

Job description

Why Sakura?

When it comes to diagnosing cancer, there’s no time to wait!

At Sakura, we’re driven by our desire to advance cancer diagnosis through fully automated anatomic pathology and by providing our partners with best-in-class innovations, quality and customer care.

What we do:

We empower pathology professionals all over the world by providing integrated solutions to deliver accurate & fast diagnoses of cancer, to optimize treatment success for each life we touch!

The opportunity:

Are you ready to take on a thrilling role as a Supply Chain Planner Outbound at Sakura Finetek Europe? 

Join our dynamic Supply Chain department and play a crucial role in managing sales order administration for distributors in EMEAI and Regional Business Units (RBU’s). 

If you are a detail-oriented and organized professional with a deep understanding of supply chain processes, we want you on our team! Embrace this exciting opportunity at Sakura Finetek Europe BV and Join us in delivering exceptional service to our customers and driving efficiency in our outbound logistics operations!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the outbound sales order flow and keep customers informed proactively.
  • Ensure proper checking of conditions indicated in orders and coordinate with clients for any necessary amendments.
  • Prepare all required shipment documentation, including legalizations, as per written instructions.
  • Provide correct instructions to forwarders.
  • Handle invoicing of products and transportation, ensuring accuracy and timeliness.
  • Drive continuous improvement in outbound logistics IT systems.
  • Manage key KPIs related to indirect sales outbound logistics, warehouse operations, SLAs, and on-time delivery to partners.
  • Offer customer-focused solutions for any outbound logistic issues, including stock out situations.
  • Achieve personal and team goals set at the beginning of the fiscal year.
  • Ensure timely reporting and participate in cross-functional and departmental project teams as a representative of the Supply Chain department.

Job requirements

We perfectly match if you have

  • +3years experience is a similar role.
  • experience with ERP systems. Oracle is a plus.
  • the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • eye for detail with a focus on accuracy.

and you

  • have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in logistics, supply chain is preferred.
  • have an excellent command of English, both written & spoken. Dutch is a plus.
  • are people-oriented and liaise easily with internal stakeholders.
  • are a multitasker, self-starter and proactive.
  • are self-organised and structured.

We offer you:

  • A competitive salary.
  • 8% holiday allowance & 29 paid holidays (full-time based) to recharge your batteries.
  • Annual bonus of max. 8%.
  • Fully paid pension plan (according to the Dutch law).
  • Laptop.
  • Birthday gift & a gym discount to stay fit.
  • A Good work-life balance & hybrid working option.
  • A lease plan for an ergonomic home workplace.
  • a daily freshly prepared lunch: we eat all together at 12h30!

And last but not least, a great job opportunity where you have full ownership of your work, recognition of your achievements and professional development opportunities.

The invitation:

Our culture is friendly and open. We believe that the development of our people enables the company's growth.

By joining us, you will be part of:

  • An inspiring community with a mission that matters! ''advancing cancer diagnostics''.
  • Our International organization who's leaded by a supportive & inspiring management.
  • A financial healthy & privately owned company.

To learn more about Sakura, please visit our career page & follow us on LinkedIn.

*Acquisition in response to our job postings is not appreciated. This means that we think we can find a suitable colleague on our own.

*Please note that we don't offer sponsorship visa. Only candidates with valid EU work visa will be considered.