Product Lifecycle Coordinator Benelux
Unilever Nederland B.V. - Rotterdam (Nederland)
For our client, Unilever Nederland B.V., we are looking for a Product Lifecycle Coordinator Benelux.
The role is in the Product Life-cycle management team, responsible for product master data for both internal and external uses. Specifically this role is for the Foodsolutions channel (restaurant business). You are responsible for coordinating the process and the dataflow, by executing standardized tasks and keep an eye on the data quality. Language requirement is Dutch (french is a pre). We're looking for someone who takes ownership. The Foodsolutions channel has an enormous backlog, we need a person that owns this project and is able to analyse data while also managing a group of stakeholders.
As a Product Lifecycle (PLC) coordinator, you are an integral part of the business. The PLC encompasses all product masterdata from creating products to in the end the delisting. You will work with most of the departments like Research & Development, Marketing, Sales, Finance, Supply Chain and external stakeholders like GS1.
Key mission is to enrich product masterdata and deliver to the right stakeholders on-time and in-full. Not only will you work on the content, within the job profile we’re searching for someone who is always looking for improvements.
The end-to-end process between Unilever and the market is continuously changing. Next to that we have global initiatives that are re-inventing our way of working. As a PLC coordinator, this provides a unique opportunity to play an active part in designing the future way of working for the team.
- Track and Trace reporting analyses of tasks, data completion and quality;
- Unlock or escalate issues/delays to ensure on-time and in-full delivery;
- Work closely with Marketing Brand Manager to support project delivery;
- Execute Local Master data tasks;
- Spot opportunities and initiate automation of data, processes and applications;
- Build rules to generate automatic data checks;
- Translate business requirements to PLC processes.
Some (10-20%) travel will be required to ensure full engagement of your benelux stakeholders in driving the on time delivery and the continuous improvement.
Who we're looking for
For this role we are looking for BSc. or MSc. candidates with strong Excel modelling skills and are able to work fluidly with data across different systems. It is a strong advantage if you have knowledge of end-to-end Product Life Cycle Process, Business partner experience to deliver results and/or understanding of SAP, Workflow tool (e.g. PEGA), Power BI. Additionally, you are Fluent in both English and Dutch in reading and writing. As a person you can describe yourself as goal oriented, creative, and a strong communicator.
The mission of Unilever is to add vitality to life. They meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene, and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life.
With 400 brands spanning 14 categories of home, personal care and foods products, no other company touches so many people’s lives in so many different ways.
Their brand portfolio has made them leaders in every field in which they work. It ranges from much-loved world favourites including Lipton, Knorr, Dove and Omo, to trusted local brands such as Blue Band and Suave.
They are constantly enhancing their brands to deliver more intense, rewarding product experiences. They invest €1 billion every year in cutting edge research and development, and have five laboratories around the world that explore new thinking and techniques to help develop their products.
Today Unilever employs 223.000 people in 100 countries world-wide, and supports the jobs of many thousands of distributors, contractors and suppliers.
Additional vacancy information
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|Employment terms||:||Project for at least 4 months, extension possible. |
Salary: > 3250
Days of leave: 25 + 13
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|Contactperson||:||Jan Paul Favier|
|+31 (0)88 22 77 555|
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