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Interim Planning Process Director

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
24 March, 2021

Job Description

In collaboration exclusively with our client based in Switzerland, we are currently seeking an immediately available Planning Process Director. The client is integrating SAP into their business and will initially offer a six-month interim contract, with possibility for extension.


Interim Planning Process Director ,Basel, Switzerland (remote working possible)


Providing the link between manufacturing and the planning process creation, the Planning Process Director will ensure all planning processes over manufacturing, S&OP and Demand Planning are correctly aligned with the new system implementation.  As a process expert, you will provide the link between planning and their SAP implementation. By working remotely with technical site-based experts, you will translate the data into standard operating procedures to document the flow of business operations and the impact on the business units.


Due to the international location of the client’s manufacturing sites, you will need to work with remote stakeholders. You will be proficient in writing and communicating business requirements clearly and effectively, and you will have a natural desire to work sensitively with international stakeholders.


We are looking for a high calibre candidate with the following skillsets:

  • Educated to degree or equivalent level
  • Circa 8+ years working within Planning at a senior management level
  • Deep understanding of manufacturing processes or supply chain planning
  • Strong SAP knowledge and proficiency, proven track record of aligning SAP implementation with business processes
  • Previous experience working within a global business and managing stakeholders remotely
  • Fluency in English, other language skills would be an advantage
  • Clear communication style
  • Excellent attention to detail and problem-solving ability
  • Immediately available
  • Please note this is a remote working opportunity


If you are interested in applying for this Interim Planning Process Director role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Sienna in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.