Oh oh! Awesome! {$ msg.text $} ({$ msg.count $})

Supply Chain Analyst

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Rijswijk
  • Hybrid
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Rijswijk
  • Hybrid

Are you ready to optimize the future of supply chain forecasting with us?

The job
In this dynamic role, you'll be at the forefront of developing and optimizing forecasts using our integrated business planning, forecasting and optimization tool to ensure precision and efficiency in our network planning. You will work closely with regional teams to gather and validate critical information for forecasting purposes, enhancing the accuracy of our predictions.

Your analytical skills will be put to the test as you analyze inbound and outbound logistics flows, focusing on per customer, per week, and per crate type data. Leveraging BI tools, you'll manage and interpret vast datasets, transforming these insights into actionable forecasting strategies.

A key part of your role will involve structuring and translating large batches of data from growers, retailers, and intermediaries into practical forecasting parameters. This includes integrating actual supply chain data while adhering to the new user agreement. Furthermore, you will play a pivotal role in bi-weekly Sales and Operations Planning meetings, offering insightful analysis and recommendations to fine-tune forecasts.

Are you eager to work on innovative projects that shape the future of the fresh supply chain?

Strategically planning for network relocations and depot openings or closings to optimize costs and operations will be a significant aspect of your responsibilities. You'll collaborate closely with the production, digital, and regional commercial teams to ensure data accuracy and consistency across the board.

Managing grower and retailer stock information and incorporating this data into budget forecasts will be crucial. Your support for commercial activities through detailed analysis of revenue, costs, and production needs will drive our success.

You'll also handle diverse projects that contribute to the continuous enhancement of our supply chain processes. Additionally, you'll spearhead the development and implementation of operational forecasting, including the creation and analysis of auto-forecasting.

Great Place to Work

  • Diverse international environment

  • Career development opportunities

  • Circularity and sustainability

  • Social responsibility

  • Innovation and Technology

  • Continuous improvement

  • A pleasant workplace

  • Meaningful work

Skills & Requirements

You

You have great adaptability and can navigate in dynamic international environments and embraces change management initiatives with ease. Furthermore, you are communicatively skilled, analytically strong, and able to handle resistance well. You are also proactive and a self-starter, with the ability to see the bigger picture within our forecasting.

Further:

  • You have experience with working with number. For instance, within your study or during another role.
  • You have a minimum of a bachelor’s or hbo degree or equivalent preferably in economics econometrics, logistics or similar.
  • You have a keen interest in data and supply chain.
  • You have proficiency in English, spoken and written. An additional language is beneficial.

Our offer
The position of Supply Chain Analyst at Euro Pool System offers you a lot of freedom and room for your own input. In addition to these elements, we also offer you:

  • A competitive salary.
  • The option for a 32-hour workweek.
  • 25 vacation days per year (based on fulltime employment).
  • Working on circular solutions within an enthusiastic and ambitious team.
  • Good pension scheme.
  • To be part of a team dedicated to promoting sustainability and circularity, ensuring operations align with ecological principles and long-term viability.

About the company

Euro Pool Group (EPG) consists of two divisions: Euro Pool System (EPS) and La Palette Rouge (LPR), each with their own expertise in the field of pooling packaging solutions. Together, we are the largest logistics service provider of reusable standard packaging in Europe.

By sharing the benefits of our reusable packaging solutions with our customers and stakeholders, we contribute to the transition towards a circular economy. Our essential role in the fresh fruit and vegetable supply chain makes it a familiar sight in supermarkets and various retail outlets in Europe. With a strong focus on sustainability and IT developments, Euro Pool Group's circular supply chain solutions play a pivotal role in reducing environmental impact and creating a greener future for the industry.

Euro Pool System has approximately 800 employees and 71 service centers in 18 countries, we serve customers in 27 countries with supply chain solutions, handling c. 1.3 billion crate movements per year. Our annual net turnover in Europe is approximately €500 million. Visit our website www.europoolsystem.com for more information.

Together, we can shape a circular supply chain for a better future!

Euro Pool Group takes full responsibility for our actions and decisions. As part of our selection process, a Certificate of Good Conduct (VOG) is required upon acceptance of the job offer (costs will be reimbursed).

Let's shape a sustainable future together. Apply now!

We invite both internal and external applicants for this position, with internal candidates being given priority in case of equal suitability.


-We are founded in 1992.

-We introduced our iconic green reusable plastic crates (RPCs) in the 90's, which became a staple in the transportation and storage of fresh produce across Europe.

-In the mid-2000s, we implemented RFID (Radio-Frequency Identification) technology to track and trace our RPCs more efficiently.

-In 2021 we started using the first recycled folding trays.

-We’ve got over 70 service centres all over Europe – you can find us in most countries. So, wherever you are in Europe, our efficient network has got you covered.

-Through new technologies and knowledge, we were able to lower our washing temperature in 2022 which resulted in significant reduction of between 47% and 52% in our gas consumption.

-In 2017 we agreed that we want to reduce our carbon footprint by 20% by 2025 by implementing several improvement projects.

Viktor Verloop | Contact Person

I'm interested
Euro Pool System

Rijswijk | Hybrid
Visit website