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Senior Supply Chain Manager Warehousing

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Logistics & Supply Chain Management


>10 Senior



Job Category

Logistics & Supply Chain Management




Are you the senior Supply Chain Manager who excels at getting thingsdone within a dynamic environment? Do you enjoy structurally improving the waywe work with our Logistics Service Providers, in order to strengthen ASML’snetwork of over 50 service warehouses worldwide? Then we look forward towelcoming you in the Warehousing team within the SCM Logistics ServiceOperations department!

Job Mission

You make sure that our logistics network of over 50 service warehouses runs like clockwork and is set up for the future, while staying within budget and increasing efficiency year over year. In order to stay competitive and continue to be able to deliver to our customers, ASML Supply Chain Management continuously needs to further professionalize its operation. Are you looking for a very diverse role and are hands on and fact-based supplier and stakeholder management part of your DNA, then we look forward to talking to you.

Job Description

-Manage supplier performance: Set up, standardize and align SLAs and operational targets with the logistics service providers who run the warehouses.
-Set up and manage a process to combine and translate different forecasts which are made across ASML into a forecast for the required warehousing capacity for the upcoming 3-5 years.
-Define the optimal future setup of the warehouse infrastructure, based on the knowledge you collect on expected market and business developments.
-Plan an manage the budget, including defining and implementing cost savings initiatives.
-Anything else which is required to get a service warehouse network which functions optimally; flexibility, initiative, and getting things done are a must for this role!


Master in Supply Chain Management or comparable


At least 10 years of experience:
-Supplier management
-Warehousing or logistics operations
-Budget management
-Managing in a complex matrix/network organization
-Lean, process improvement, change management
-Fluent in English; additional Asian languages are a plus

Personal skills

-Very strong stakeholder management and communication skills within different cultures
-Self-driven and result-oriented
-Analytical & structured
-Good at switching between operational, tactical and strategic
-Fast learner

Context of the position

A flawless distribution network is key for a smooth supply chain. Fast and flexible transportation networks, differentiated warehousing solutions and complex RequisitionLocal-added services are some characteristics of our landscape. Different requirements towards our supply chain due to the development of our systems, the number of upgrades of systems on customer sites and the need for differentiated service level agreements drive the need for a flexible 3PL network. Hence the Logistics Service Operations department is responsible to manage and develop the supply chain / distribution infrastructure in line with business requirements and against aligned norms. A team of highly educated professionals drives the supply chain infrastructure towards 2020, focused on the rapid developments, based on market intelligence, innovations, business needs, 3PL performance and process analytics.

Other information

ASML Supply Chain Management (SCM) is an industry-leading supply chain management organization, responsible for ensuring material availability to ASML’s factories and customers. Our DNA contains customer focus, concurrent engineering, virtual integration plus the ability to thrive in a volatile market, accelerate the supply chain and deliver creative solutions. SCM plans up to four years ahead while customer requirements and system bill of materials can change at any time. Any break in material availability can have an unacceptable impact for our customers. So, with over 700 highly educated and motivated people, SCM must proactively identify and solve potential issues by working closely together with our technical departments and customers while actively managing an extensive supplier base.