Supply Chain Excellence Head

Posted 06 July 2023
LocationMyanmar [Burma]
Job type Permanent

Job description

  • Multinational FMCG company
  • Highly progressive and dynamic workforce
  • Location: Hmawbi, Myanmar

The Company

The company is a leader in the FMCG Industry with a strong global presence and has been regarded as one of the Best Global Brands. With a strong leadership team in Myanmar, they are now looking for an experienced Supply Chain Excellence Head to be part of the senior management team in Myanmar.

The Position

Reporting to the Supply Chain Director, the appointed individual will lead and facilitate the application of the Company Operational Excellence; and identify, coordinate, and actively participate in value chain improvement initiatives within national operations to support the achievement of the country business strategy. He/She will also be responsible for achieving goals of capability development of Supply Chain, supporting collaboration across regions and functions, enable the use of best practice, supporting learning on demand, and developing a common learning infrastructure that allows for the leveraging of learning and development.

As part of the senior management team, the Head of Supply Chain Excellence is expected to apply the Talent Management processes to support the attraction, selection retention and development of motivated people who deliver high performance and are succession for the future and an agile workforce.

The Person        

Interested candidates must have a relevant Bachelor’s Degree with at least 5 years of experience as a department manager or plant manager (small operation) in an FMCG Manufacturing environment. In addition, this role requires 2 years’ experience in operational excellence consulting (at a plant or multi-facility level), leading capital or process improvement projects, with some experience in people change initiatives and process improvement. Background in Lean Thinking & Six Sigma Tools, Belt certification is preferable. Good knowledge and experience in QMS, HACCP, GMPs, ISO, FSS 22000, OHS is also an advantage. Naturally, the candidate must have experience of working with vendors, customer, and consumers. Strong command of English and excellent communications skills is a plus.