Are you prepared to work outside your own comfort zone, and do you have the ambition to work in an international setting? Do you believe that you have strong analytical skills? If yes, this is an exciting career opportunity for you!
The Production Planner (or Planning Specialist) is part of the Unilever Supply Chain function and works at the Sipoo Ice Cream Factory. As a Production Planner, you will work closely with material planning, production and our demand planning organization. You will be part of a professional and engaging team where you will have an active part to play in the business. Since you will have a lot of contact with different stakeholders and functions, you need to have good communication and influencing skills. You demonstrate independence and self-motivation, and have the excitement and passion for making improvements and finding new capabilities for growth.
In this role you will be responsible for:
What are we looking for?
We expect you to hold a University degree (BSc or MSc) in Engineering or Economics, preferably within the Logistics/Supply Chain/Industrial Engineering/Mechanical Engineering area. You also have a strong interest towards Supply Chain. You have strong analytical abilities, as well as excellent communication and influencing skills. You are not afraid to work outside your comfort zone, and you are able to tolerate pressure. We expect you to quickly adapt to changes and learn new things. You will have stakeholders in different parts of Europe, so you communicate effortlessly in both Finnish and in English.
We consider as a benefit for you, if you have previous work experience within Supply Chain/Logistics area, preferably in FMCG industry. Planning experience and experience using SAP is also considered as advantage.
What’s in it for you?
Unilever is a leading FMCG business, with popular brands, dynamic people and a sustainable vision. You will have the opportunity to build a large network within Unilever and work closely together with many different people and functions. We offer good career opportunities and if you want to develop and learn even more you have come to the right place.
You will get experience working in the world’s top ranked supply chain by Gartner, as well as working with great brands in a fast-paced organization with interesting and challenging tasks. You will be part of a professional and supportive team where you have the flexibility to share your ideas and work with improvements. You will have the chance of working very independently and being part of creating a positive and efficient environment in the world of ice cream.
We look forward to receiving your application. For the right person this is a great opportunity to make a profound contribution in creating sustainable growth within the Finnish Unilever business. Sipoo factory is located in Söderkulla, 30 kilometers from the Helsinki city center.
Please apply online by 15.07.2018. Remember to attach your cover letter and a current CV in English. Please note, that we do not accept applications via email.
Please mind that we will constantly screen applications and the position might be closed before the last application date. Your application will be reviewed against our requirements and we will be in touch shortly after the closing date to provide you with an update on the status of your application.
For more information, please contact Planning & Mixplant Lead Antti Paloviita at +358 40 674 8131 on Thursday 5th of July at 13:00-14:00 pm (UTC +2).
If you have questions or issues with the application process, please contact Unilever Talent Advisor Tiia Tynys at +358 50 300 0286. Best time to reach is during application period on Mondays at 10:00-11:00 am and Thursdays at 9:00-10:00 am (UTC +2).
Unilever’s mission is to add Vitality to Life. We meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life. Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of fast moving consumer goods in foods, household and personal care products. Our purpose is to meet the everyday needs of people everywhere – to anticipate the aspirations of our consumers and customers and to respond creatively and competitively with branded products and services, which raise the quality of life.