Key user IBP/ Supply Chain Planner

The Key user IBP/ Supply Chain Planner is responsible for an optimal and balanced supply plan for the end-to-end supply chain, for our own production facilities and co-manufacturers. You act as a supply chain focal point towards our Commercial and Operational Business Units and are responsible for the development and monitoring of a constraint production plan at optimal cost. You proactively report and manage product availability issues and supply bottlenecks and create multiple scenario’s and make trade-offs with regards to service levels, inventory levels, capacity, potato usage and costs. You initiate process improvements and actively lead and participate in interdisciplinary teams (both internal and external) in order to improve supply chain processes and systems in line with the strategy.

You will be working in Kruiningen and become part of the Supply Chain Planning team. In this role you report to the Manager Supply Chain Planning. This is a fulltime role.

What you will do

  • Plan and optimize capacity of production facilities and co-manufacturers and balance with stock levels;
  • Actively contribute to S&OP process and Business unit reviews of Operational Business Units;
  • Optimize inventory, taking into account the potato availability, production capacity, warehouse capacity and cost;
  • Create optimal conditions for a fluent execution of the operational planning;
  • Lead and contribute to continuous improvement and developments in SC planning systems and processes.

What do you bring to the table?

  • A Bachelor or Master Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration or equivalent;
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of professional planning experience in a Supply Chain environment;
  • Knowledge of ERP and S&OP/IBP Planning software;
  • Experience as a Key User;
  • Fluent in English and Dutch.

As a Supply Chain Planner you have excellent analytical skills. Furthermore you are a strong personality and you have a positive-critical mind. Of course you have well developed communication skills and you are persuasive. You also have outstanding planning and organizational skills and you work effectively with others to achieve common targets.

What’s in it for you?

We offer you a challenging job in an dynamic and growing organization in the food industry. We challenge you to grow in the same way as our organization, whereas development is key. We flourish in an environment where we create shared value, where we count on each other, and where we energize in ambitious, hardworking and dedicated teams. For the hard working, you will be rewarded properly, we have a solid labor conditions package with good salary.


If you are interested in this position and joining a fast-growing, ambitious and sustainable company please click on the ‘Send application’ button and apply! For more information about this position please contact Anouk Frusch by e-mail:

We offer you a challenging job in a dynamic and growing organization in the food industry. We challenge you to grow in the same way as our company, where development is key. We thrive in a culture defined by our values: Integrity, Teamwork, Inclusion, Drive for Results and Empowerment. As we say at Lamb Weston EMEA, when we see a potato, we see opportunities. What opportunities do you see?

Location Kruiningen - Corporate
Full/Part-time Full time
Posting date Posted 2 months ago
Reference ID JR101977
Lamb Weston - Seeing Possibilities In Potatoes