Syngenta Starter Material Scheduler in Netherlands

Syngenta is one of the world's leading companies with more than 28,000 employees in over 90 countries dedicated to our purpose: bringing plant potential to life. Through world-class science, global reach and commitment to our customers we help to increase crop productivity, protect the environment and improve health and quality of life. For more information about us please go to .

For our global starter material team we are currently looking for an enthusiastic:

Starter material schedular

Type: Permanent / Temporary Business Unit: Global operations Department: Starter material Location: Netherlands

Into action You will be working within a global starter material team. This team is responsible for delivery of vegetative starter material for the buildup of our production stock. Your teammates are located in different countries around the world.

The challenge. Your number one task will be to ensure reliable supply of vegetative starter material in aid of the Global vegetative and Seeds flowers business with the agreed quality at the right time and in full. You have multiple international stakeholders, intercompany and third party clients, with different cultural backgrounds. You maintain daily contact with these stakeholders and clients in order to fulfill the elite starter material requirements. You support Crop Planners, customer service and internal clients in the North American, European, African and Asian regions with the development and implementation of improved ways of working. You are constantly looking for improved, more cost effective, lean ways of working. You will be working with our MRP system SAP to fulfill the orders. Since a lot of the orders are tailor made and not everything we do is supported by SAP, a creative nature and clever use of Excel is a must in this job. For the starter material you are part of the team who will develop Key Performance Indicators, resource and operational planning meetings and integrated business planning. When developed you report and escalate deviations of the plan to the relevant stakeholders and to the IBP platform.

Your Profile To make a success of this role we are looking for a candidate at Bachelor level with a background in Logistics. A good understanding of logistical processes and focus to detail on documentation is a must. You communicate easily in English (spoken and written). You are capable of handling multiple different accents which are spoken around the world. Beside English, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese and German are a pre but not mandatory. A high knowledge of Excel and experience with SAP are crucial to succeed in this highly challenging position. If necessary you will be available to travel to our elite production sites and / or clients to discuss the ways to improve balancing of supply and demand. During these trips you are away from home for several days.

Your Chance!

If you recognize yourself in the profile and would like to apply for this position, please apply on-line via if you would like to have more information about this vacancy please contact our recruiter Arjen Mol by phone on ( 31) 228 366195 or at .

Job: *Supply Planning

Title: Starter Material Scheduler

Location: Netherlands

Requisition ID: 1702179