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Innovation Planner Arabia

Job ID:
Supply Chain
Jeddah, Mecca Region
Date posted:

Job Title: Innovation Planner Arabia

Location: Jeddah - KSA

Department: Supply Planning

Company Profile:

Every Day, Around the World, People Reach for Unilever Products. Our Brands Are Trusted Everywhere And, By Listening to The People Who Buy Them, We've Grown into One of The World's Most Successful Consumer Goods Companies. In Fact, 150 Million Times A Day, Someone Somewhere Chooses a Unilever Product.

Look in Your Fridge, Or on The Bathroom Shelf, And You’re Bound to See One of Our Well-Known Brands. We Create, Market and Distribute the Products That People Choose to Feed Their Families and Keep Themselves and Their Homes Clean and Fresh.

Our Corporate Strategy Aims to Double the Size of Our Business While Reducing Our Impact on The Environment By 2020. As A Result, In the Months and Years to Come, We Envisage Many Opportunities for Our Staff to Progress and Gain Vital Experience. It’s Never Been Such an Exciting Time to Join the Unilever Team.

Job Scope:

Managing Arabia Innovations / Re-innovations projects network, aiming to land projects on time in full. Scope includes projects under BUL and DPC sourcing units. Arabia Innovation planner is expected to manage supply chain concerns of the network and project cross-functional team.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Project meetings attendance and network management.

  • Projects critical path management.

  • Lead supply chain activities in project network (FG MDM – supplier readiness and material supply - factory commissioning and capability – FG registration – Ship to trade governance).

  • SCC reduction and business waste management.

  • Project rundown management.

  • Key stakeholders governance forums management (DBT – Supply Planning – Factory).

  • Innovation process improvement (transformation and digitalization).

  • Innovation’s dashboard management.

Role requirements:

  • Planning skills/experience.

  • Communication skills.

  • Critical and analytical skills.

  • Project management experience.

  • Supply Chain experience.

  • Technical skills (Excel – SAP).

Unilever is an organisation committed to equity, inclusion and diversity to drive our business results and create a better future, every day, for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. At Unilever we are interested in every individual bringing their ‘Whole Self’ to work and this includes you! Thus if you require any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application so that we can support you through your recruitment journey.

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