Supply-Chain Manager

Transition Management Mission

Pictogramme entreprise

Sector of activity

Industry, B to B, Production

Type of company

Member of an international industrial group with numerous production plants in France and Europe

Size of the company

Member of an international group

Pictrogramme travail

Country, city

France & Europe

Type of mission

Interim Management Mission


Supply-Chain Manager


The company in question was a member of an international industrial group, with numerous production plants in France and Europe. The activity was mainly BtoB, with long production cycles, requiring a high level of planning and optimized management of the entire supply chain, including procurement, storage, production and shipping of finished products. Activities were managed on a just-in-time basis, in order to meet high demand and optimize performance, notably product availability, supply lead times, quality of service and respect of customer deadlines. In this context, the group was undergoing a digital transformation, with the adoption of a new ERP (SAP).


Our client is part of an international industrial group and is very active in its activities, experiencing strong growth. As part of its development, we have been mandated to recruit a Supply Chain Manager who will join the company to contribute to its future success. As part of a dynamic and innovative organization, the selected candidate will have the opportunity to work on ambitious projects and to be part of a team of highly qualified professionals.


The main missions are the following:

  • Within the framework of an internal rotation of the existing organization and the reinforcement of skills.
  • On a France + Europe perimeter, supervision of several production sites.
  • In relation with the Procurement, Logistics, Production, Customer Service departments
  • Manage a team of about 20 people spread over all the sites
  • Be responsive to the context of each site with a very operational approach
  • Participate in decision making to optimize flows
  • Supervise all transport activities: rail, road and sea
  • Ensure the quality of service to customers and the respect of deadlines
  • Initial mission of 4 to 6 months, extendable or transformable according to the future context of the company and the profile of the candidate. Several possible locations: Paris or around Marseille.
  • Mobility in France and Europe to be expected in the respect of the health context
  • Realization in part in telecommuting, once the integration realized
  • Immediate start, once the final choice is made by the client


Experience in the industry, with production plant constraints, is essential

Knowledge of SAP, TMS and WMS is essential

French speaking with good command of operational English, Supply Chain expert with 10, 15 or 20 years experience maximum

Easy and natural communication

Sensitive to social dimensions and dialogue with all stakeholders

Engineering background, Master's degree in Supply Chain, Operations or equivalent

CTL or APICS certifications are a plus for the ideal profile.