Sandvik Machining Solutions (SMS) is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global market-leading manufacturer of tools and tooling systems for advanced industrial metal cutting. Products are manufactured in cemented carbide and other hard materials such as diamond, cubic boron nitride and special ceramics. The Supply Chain Planning Tools department Round Tools & Tools, within Supply Chain Management, is responsible for the supply of tools for SMS distribution centers worldwide, as well as for providing process support within the areas of inventory control and production planning. The main challenges for the department are to take full process responsibility for planning and, as a line responsibility, improve customer service such as stock availability, at the same time as the Net Working Capital is improved, meeting Net Working Capital targets.
We are now looking for an experienced Global Inventory and Supply Planner to our team of five coworkers. With us, you can gain a broad understanding of Sandvik Coromant’s production and product strategies.
Key performance areas
In this role, you are responsible for planning and inventory control for assigned production units. You act as the contact person for the production units with respect to production planning and systems, processes and other issues. Optimizing supply paths in collaboration with other departments within Machining Solutions, supporting the handling of our products’ life cycles within the planning area, and creating follow-up information and reports to facilitate your own and others’ decision making, are some of your tasks. Furthermore, you participate in, as well as you may lead various business projects.
Your profile
We are looking for someone with a Bachelor’s in Logistics. Experience in production planning, as well as materials and inventory control are important, as is a strong affinity for figures and data. You have interest or knowledge within ERP-Systems and Excel/Access, while experience of supply issues is advantageous. Certification in +CPIM level 1 (The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management Program) is also much preferred in this role. As we operate in a global setting, your English skills must be excellent, both written and verbal.
We place great value on your personal qualities in this recruitment; characterized by your natural problem solving skills and your result-oriented character. You are a true team player with a quality-conscious working style and analytical and issue-resolution skills that enables you to work independently and create improvements. As an excellent communicator, you are able to cooperate, communicate and build a network for the best possible use of resources and the achievement of goals.
We actively work to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.
Contact information 
For further information about this position, please contact:
Johan Israelsson, recruiting manager, +46 (0)26 266 633
Union contacts
Raimo Annanolli, Union, +46 (0)26 266 494
Anders Nilsson, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)26 266 603
Glenn Holm, Ledarna, +46 (0)26 263 809
Send your application no later than October 12 2016. Read more about Sandvik and apply atwww.sandvik.com/career, Job ID: 346741.
For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.
Recruitment Specialist
Irene Sveen

Sandvik Coromant is a part of global industrial engineering group Sandvik and is at the forefront of developing manufacturing tools and machining solutions, with knowledge that drives the industry standards and innovations demanded by the metalworking industry now and in the next industrial era. Collaborations with educational institutions, extensive investment in research and development and strong partnerships with customers support the development of advanced machining technologies and systems that will change, lead and drive the future of manufacturing. Sandvik Coromant owns over 3100 patents worldwide, employs over 8,000 staff, and is represented in 130 countries.
Deadline: 12 Oct
Job-ID: 346741