Jobs Supply Chain Director

Supply Chain Director

Ville : Paris

The position

Global Mission:

  • Reporting to the Global Head of Operations, the Supply chain director defines and implements the Supply Chain strategy to support business growth, leverages operations perspectives to contribute to the company strategy, and aligns global supply chain strategy with business ones. The role covers Demand planning, Supply Planning, industrial planification, Logistic, Customer Services.
  • The whole perimeter needs to be upgraded and the project is to be continued to serve the global strategy. Big focus is to be given to SC worldwide organisation maturity and effectiveness, to the S&OP which is key to have an efficient and innovative Supply Chain organisation. The SC also need to work on better reliability and gain in agility and flexibility. Even if never wholly finished, the SC should be perfectly running in additional 2 years’ time. So, the project is at mid-way.
  • Specific challenge on Group distribution model due to a very wide range of products, and also due to the diversity of distribution models (shops, corners, retail, e commerce, Travel Retail, BtoB…)


  • Translate strategy into initiatives / change management roadmaps to reach company’s objectives
  • Ensure the relationship with his/her counterparts to receive product and sales strategy inputs and with other maisons / external benchmark to identify and exploit possible synergies / practices
  • Ensure the business model is in constant innovation to face new business challenges (service sourcing, distribution strategy)
  • Elaborate and monitor the budget and cost control
  • Define Supply Chain KPI’s, target and manage performance reviews
  • Coordinate the planning, logistics and the customers service departments to reach objectives
  • Steer continuous improvement and project roadmap dynamic
  • Lead cross functional communication with company stakeholders (Sales, Production, finance, Marketing, HRs, Product Development…) to ensure alignment on business priorities and guarantee actions consistency
  • Manage a team of 33 people
  • University degree / Engineer or Management degree
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in Supply-Chain
  • Proven management experience
  • Proven SC experience in Supply Planning is a priority, more than in Customer service
  • Experience in luxury/ Cosmetics/ similar environment is a plus
  • Past experience in production/planification/industrialisation can give a real plus
  • Past experience in SC set up, processing, development is key to succeed in the position
  • International experience
  • Analytic, rigorous, demanding, committed, tenacious, ambitious for the projects
  • Transparent, team worker, good communication skills to cross fertilize and work transversally
  • Good ability to mature an organisation, to teach and support. Assertive. Business Partner
  • Benevolent, good listening skills

Education and Languages:

  • French & English fluent