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Critical supplier management & parts arbitration specialist

Critical supplier management & parts arbitration specialist | Zedelgem

CNH Industrial . Zedelgem, Flanders, Belgium

CNH Industrial is a global capital goods company specializing in agricultural and construction equipment and services. The company is commercially active through its brand portfolio, including Case IH, New Holland Agriculture, Steyr, CASE and New Holland Construction Equipment. In the context of sustainable growth, CNH Industrial is looking for a

Critical supplier management & parts arbitration specialist


  • Lead the coordination, assignment and arbitration for critical parts. This for the European-based suppliers, who are unable to meet our global demand.

  • Involve the regional PP&C managers so that allocations and arbitrations take place to optimize the global margin.

  • Support complete lines in all Ag factories, by guiding suppliers to the appropriate minimum requirements, this reduces / eliminates the non-routine completion activities, minimizes air freight.

  • Guiding suppliers to the right priorities, improving the complete off-line and consequently the FTQ performance.

  • Optimizing the allocation of parts so that we prioritize our high-margin products (taking into account product margin and regional margins), focusing on overall operating profit, prioritizing the coverage of retail and dealer orders.

  • Together with the capacity management team, provide input (critical, limited parts/suppliers) to the regional PP&C managers so that realistic operational production plans can be developed.

  • Strive to balance the workforce and other resources with limited materials/suppliers so that the most cost-efficient

  • MFG plan can be followed.

  • Assign parts so that the availability of entire goods is aligned with defined priorities (taking into account the customer’s key priorities, margins, operating profit).


  • Management skills: organising meetings with suppliers and all ag factories involved

  • Good knowledge of all logistics-related WCM pillars

  • Organizational and planning skills

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Team player

  • Be flexible and able to work under pressure and with tight deadlines

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Experience in motivating and coaching a team

  • Experience in a car environment (or related / similar)

  • Experience in planning and logistics

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent by experience

  • Good knowledge of English – knowledge of Dutch, French, Italian is a plus

  • Knowledge of SAP/MOMS/Click/MES Kitting/Access/Excel/CSCN is een asset

  • Product knowledge of combine harvesters / Balers / FR / Tractors is an asset


Working for CNH Industrial is more than a job, it’s being part of a culture of innovation and connectedness. You will join a team of professionals and get the chance to make a difference. In addition to an exciting position with freedom and responsibility, we offer a market-based remuneration supplemented with numerous fringe benefits.

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