Head of Supply Chain Beauty
We are Chalhoub Group, a leading family business in the world of beauty, fashion and gifts. We have blended our Middle East expertise and intimate knowledge of luxury to offer service excellence to all our partners and a unique experience to all our customers for over 60 years
As we continue to grow, it’s our vision to become a hybrid retailer, bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of customers everywhere.
Our passionate teams drive our vision forward, without them, we couldn’t create luxury experiences for our customers. Through opportunities, development and support, we empower each and every employee to achieve their career goals – and beyond. It’s an exciting journey we’re on, and one you could be part of.
As our Head of Supply Chain, you will be entrusted and empowered to transform our Supply Chain organization in our journey to becoming a highly customer centric and cost-efficient company. You will work closely with the vertical COO, his direct reports & business leaders, and cross functionally with other leaders across the organization becoming a key member of the Group Supply Chain organization who is expected to help in our Supply Chain transformation journey.
In this regard, you will contribute in shaping our Supply Chain of the future by helping us set the right direction and priorities as well as bringing in and implementing best practices into the company. You should be very comfortable leveraging Supply Chain Management systems to routinely handle large volumes of data and you will develop systematic and robust technology-based solutions to routinely manage our KPIs. This role will suit you if you are someone who can influence without authority, someone who loves solving big Supply Chain problems, is intellectually curious, can get things done working cross functionally, can work with little direction, is experienced in leading within complex and nuanced business, all whilst not being overwhelmed by scale and speed.
Partner the COO to develop a customer centric and cost-efficient business
Lead the transformation of the Supply Chain operation in line with or ahead of the demands of our businesses
Build and effectively manage partnerships within our supply chain network
Develop, measure and continuously improve our key Supply Chain KPIs
Develop and implement an effective S&OP process
Continuously develop the sales forecast and demand planning process
Ensure optimal performance of our Supply Chain to support and grow our B2B and B2C e-commerce operations
Master’s degree in supply chain management, Engineering, or other technical field from an accredited university
5+ years experience managing Supply Chain within Beauty for a multi-store, multi-channel business, Department Stores and Beauty Distribution
7+ years experience leading, growing and developing large teams
7+ years experience negotiating with and managing external vendors
5+ years experience leading key Supply Chain transformation initiatives
3+ years working within Inventory Optimization for an FMCG company
Experience using sophisticated Supply Chain Management systems for Sales Forecasting and Demand planning
Excellent written and verbal communication skills complemented with the ability to problem solve independently
Ability to deep dive into the details and build on your own
Ready to join our exciting transformation to become a hybrid retailer, bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of our customers everywhere? Now’s your chance. By being part of our journey here at Chalhoub Group, you can make a real impact on customers and some of the finest brands in the world. In return, you’ll have everything you need to innovate your career.
What we can offer you
We will help shape your journey with us through enriching experiences, learning and development opportunities and exposure to different assignments within your role or through internal mobility. Our Group offers the opportunity to support careers that may span different teams, different job roles, different categories and even different countries. We offer diverse career paths for those who show drive and passion as well as the desire to learn and grow.
We recognize the value that you bring, and we strive to provide a competitive benefits package which includes health care, life insurance, child education contribution, remote and flexible working as well as exclusive employee discounts.