Supply Chain Professional

Requisition ID:  54164

Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Supply Chain and Logistics

Vestas Factory


Vestas is the world leader in wind technology and a Defining-force in the development of the wind power industry. Vestas’ core business comprises the development, manufacture, sale, marketing and maintenance of Wind Turbines. Come and Join us at Vestas!


Service > Global Service Supply Chain > SSCBP Order Handling


At Vestas, Service SIOP (Sales, Inventory Operations Planning) we are constantly optimizing the service supply chain in order to deliver on time to our customers, and at the same time have an optimized supply chain with low inventory and efficient setup. It is an ever-developing task in a fast-paced environment..



  • Should have hands on experience in a global supply chain function ideally within the forecast and planning area of a distribution network.
  • Support demand planning process through Forecast validation, Market intelligence validation, Kanban Calculation and set up
  • Preparation of supplier forecast and monitoring the consumption
  • Support supplier performance measurement and improvement
  • Support supplier contract implementation
  • Preparation and maintenance of the control tower
  • Conduct RCA for stockout, OTTR and take mitigation actions
  • Support project in Demand, supply, Inventory balancing process and S&OP Meetings
  • Support and provide inputs to deliver defective returns
  • Evaluating the Kanban, forecast, mitigating the stock out risks, Root cause analysis on the on-time delivery misses, Collaboration with various global stakeholders etc



  • Preferably graduate/post-graduate in any stream having experience in Demand -supply planning and Balancing
  • Above 5 years of experience from a global international supply chain function within production, Material planning and spare parts /service environment
  • Hands-on experience in applying supply chain principles and methods including reporting
  • Solid experience in inventory planning primarily in a global distribution network
  • Supply chain certifications (eg: APICS-CPIM , CSCP) preferred but not mandatory
  • Hands-on experience in SAP



  • Good knowledge in SAP (MM module specifically), MS Excel.
  • Ability to understand the Master data parameters and its implications on the planning side
  • Systematic approach towards problem solving (8D, Fishbone etc)
  • Basic statistics knowledge
  • Ability to understand the complex supply chain network and its intricacies
  • Ability to work on Ambiguity to provide clarity and sail through the murky water



What We offer

We offer an exciting job with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at an established producer of wind turbines. We highly value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a solid business commitment. Our working environment is informal, and you will get a unique opportunity to influence your own position in a rapidly developing environment.


Additional Information

The work location is in Chennai, India.


Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 25th Jul 2024.

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DEIB Statement
At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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