At Sandvik Coromant we encourage innovation and are always seeking to expand our knowledge within our areas of expertise. We are truly convinced that today’s research generates tomorrow’s success and our goal is to develop high quality products and introduce new tools that meet our market demands. We guide and support our customers to the most sustainable solutions, and this is how we strengthen our brand.
In the Planning of Inserts department within Sandvik Coromant Production we are responsible for the supply planning of inserts for Sandvik Coromant’s distribution centers worldwide, as well as providing process support within the areas of inventory control and supplier planning. Our main challenges are to take full process responsibility for planning and, as a line responsibility, improve customer service (stock availability) at the same time as the net working capital is improved. We are now looking for a Global Planning Manager for Inserts, to build interesting global networks, with the opportunity to form your career possibilities and influence the strategic work within supply.
Key performance areas
As Global Planning Manager for Inserts, you lead and develop your team of five coworkers and are responsible for the planning and inventory control of inserts supply. You work in close contact with the Insert Production Management team and the global suppliers of inserts. Organizing, leading and prioritizing the work to reach the targets set by Sandvik Coromant regarding service levels and net working capital are some of your responsibilities. You also participate in the development and implementation of the Sandvik Coromant Planning strategy, and you optimize supply paths in collaboration with other departments within Sandvik Machining Solutions (SMS). Furthermore, you participate in and lead various business projects, both within the Sandvik Coromant Planning organization and cross-functionally within SMS, and you are the contact point for the inserts production units with respect to inventory control, production planning and related process/systems.
This role requires 10-12 weeks of international traveling per year, and you are also a member of the Sandvik Coromant Planning Management team.
Your profile
We are looking for someone with a degree in logistics or equivalent knowledge gained through experience. You have extensive experience as a successful Line Manager or Project Manager, and experience from a leading position within the logistics area. Experience from SMS within supply chain processes, inventory control, finance or production planning is advantageous, as is involvement as a member of a management group. As we operate in a global setting, your English skills are excellent, both written and verbal.
We place great value on your personal qualities in this recruitment; characterized by your natural decisiveness and leadership qualities, which are in accordance with Sandvik’s leadership model. You set ambitious targets, deliver on promises and follow through, acting with integrity. You also have both the interest and the ability to lead and motivate people in a virtual and global organization. You easily build trust, are an excellent networker with good understanding of stakeholder needs, and have the ability to cooperate and communicate effectively with colleagues and outside partners at all levels. Also, with your strategic and holistic view, you are able to act on both short-term and long-term objectives.
We actively work to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.
Contact information 
For further information about this position, please contact:
Tomas Lindberg, recruiting manager, +46 (0)26 266 699
Union contacts
Glenn Holm, Ledarna, +46 (0)26 263 809
Raimo Annanolli, Union, +46 (0)26 266 494
Anders Nilsson, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)26 266 603
Send your application no later than 7 October 2016. Read more about Sandvik and apply atwww.sandvik.com/career, Job ID: 346781.
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: 7 Oct
Job-ID: 346781