ALPLA Műanyag Csomagolóipari Kft.

Tatabánya / Komárom-Esztergom / Hungary / Logistics / Full time

Supply Chain Manager

What you will enjoy doing

  • Identify areas of improvement and synergies within the supply chain at ALPLA and continuously search for solutions and optimizations in collaboration with Corporate and Regional Supply Chain and Country Management. 
  • Evaluate key performance indicators such as stock turnover, packaging costs, transport costs, external warehouse costs, according to the budget and the country strategy
  • Develop and implement strategies on how to achieve supply chain targets in collaboration with regional and country management 
  • Implement corporate and regional standard supply chain processes and know how in all below mentioned areas and assure their sustainable and compliant application within the plant: 
    • Planning
      • Short term: Assure consistent methodology in local planning (machine scheduling, optimization of production lots, production sequences)
      • Mid-term: Monthly rolling Master Production Schedule (S&OP, Capacity Analysis and Planning Policies) to identify temporary bottle necks/machinery demand and to organize material supply
    • Warehousing
      • Usage of ALPLA standard processes for inbound, outbound and internal transfer processes and ensuring adherence to safety, 5S and housekeeping practices
      • Warehouse layout and flow optimizations
    • Inventory Management
      • Usage of ALPLA standard processes for inventory control
      • Raw material inventories and finished goods cycle count based on operational guidelines
    • Secondary packaging management
      • Active management of the returnable secondary packaging (continuous follow up of multi usage packaging material with customers)
    • Transportation
      • Optimization of transport and local processes
      • Reduction of transport losses due to express deliveries, not full return freights
      • Driving accurate reporting of transport costs

What makes you great

  • Technical or economical university degree (preferably with specialization in logistics)
  • 5 or more years of experience in a related field (preferably within the manufacturing industry)
  • Leadership competences and experience proven track of leading people
  • Sound understanding of financial correlations
  • English language and local language mandatory
  • Ability to analyze trends and take countermeasures
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills as well as ability to motivate people
  • Ability to explain technical details in a simple, understandable way
  • Self-dependent and hands-on working style

What you can expect working with us

  • An international working environment within a 100 % family owned company
  • A high degree of direct responsibility
  • A diverse range of interesting tasks, projects and challenges
  • Professional support, training courses


ALPLA Műanyag Csomagolóipari Kft.

ms Henrietta Sarai, Human Resources

Búzavirág utca 8.

2800 Tatabánya

+36 (30) 991 4248