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Supply Chain Planner Outbound - Alphen aan den Rijn

Alphen aan den Rijn, Zuid-Holland, NetherlandsSupply Chain

Job description

Why Sakura?

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

At Sakura, we’re driven by our desire to advance cancer diagnosis through fully automated anatomic pathology and by providing our partners & patients 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:

Sakura Finetek Europe BV is seeking a motivated & detail-oriented professional to join our Supply Chain department as a Supply Chain Planner Outbound.

You will be managing the (EMEAI) distributors and Regional Business Units sales orders , monitoring their progress as well as the KPI's, pro-actively communicating the order status to our customers, invoicing, taking care of the stock allocation and generating data driven reports.

Key responsibilities:

  • Management & monitoring of the outbound sales orders.
  • Verification of the commercial terms. You make sure that the client is informed if condition cannot be met.
  • Preparation of all required documentation including legalization at Chamber of Commerce and/or Embassy.
  • Providing instructions to the forwarder.
  • Invoicing of the customer orders and if applicable the transportation costs.
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of our outbound logistics IT system.
  • Providing customer focused solutions to any outbound logistic issues such as stock out situations.
  • On time reporting.
  • Achieving the personal and team goals, formulated at the beginning of the fiscal year.
  • Participate in various projects.

Job requirements

We perfectly match if

you have

  •  a bachelor's degree in supply chain management, logistics, or a related field.
  • + 3 years work experience in a shipping or logistics department. Experience with documentary letters of credit & other alternative financing structures is a plus.
  • proven ability to creatively solve problems.
  • a can-do mentality.

and you

  • have a good command of English and Dutch, both verbal and written. 
  • are self-organised and structured.
  • have good IT skills (MS Office, Exact, Synergy), Oracle experience is an advantage.
  • connect easily with internal stakeholders.

We offer you:

  • An attractive salary package, including 8% holiday pay, a yearly bonus of max. 8%, a fully paid pension plan (according to the Dutch low), 29 paid holidays (full-time), hybrid working, laptop, a daily freshly prepared lunch and a gym discount.
  • an international collaborative work environment.

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.

Apply today & join:

  • an inspiring community with a mission that matters! ''advancing cancer diagnostics''.
  • our International organization leaded by a supportive & inspiring management.
  • a financial healthy & privately owned company.

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 only candidates with valid EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates.