Junior/ Medior Consultant Manufacturing planning

ConsultancySupply Chain LogisticsIndustry
  • Amersfoort |
  • Amsterdam |
  • Rotterdam |
  • Eindhoven |
  • Nijmegen
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What you do as a Consultant Manufacturing Planning

As a Consultant Manufacturing Planning you wall tackle questions like: How can manufacturers improve the planning & control of their production process. Which inefficiencies are taking place in the production process and what waste can be eliminated? How can you guarantee that production keeps on going by having sufficient supply, given all disruptions going on in the world? What kind of information reporting is required to manage the operations? What is the role of IoT in the factory of the future? You will provide answers to these questions by doing site visits and workshops, by developing planning applications with the users, by applying your industry specific knowledge and interests and by using your analytical and programming skills.

Where you will work

Royal HaskoningDHV is a global engineering, project management and consultancy firm, with 6,000 colleagues in 140 countries. Together we work on projects that have a positive impact on people, our living environment, and the economy. With the Business Line Industry & Buildings we serve a broad, international market. We work on projects within various markets, among which: consumer goods, pharma, logistics, data centres, energy, healthcare, government, and education.

You will be part of the department Supply Chain & Logistics which consists of our global supply chain team Districon. Our highly motivated team combines a unique mix of process experience, data science expertise, digital tools, and technology to deliver future-proof solutions which add value throughout the entire chain - from raw material to end consumer. By doing this, we ensure our clients can make informed decisions on strategy, tactics, and operations. Do you want to know more about our services or the projects we work on? You can check it out on this webpage.

You will be working in the supply chain team, which consists of around 30 enthusiastic and driven colleagues. Supply chain is our DNA, analytics our key focus and interest. We believe that applying the right technology enables our customers to improve their supply chain processes and planning. And, as a consequence, improve their business: revenues, costs, speed and capital. Together with the other Business Consultants with different expertises, you spar and constantly challenge each other to get the best out of yourself. You are entrepreneurial and would like to contribute to the further development of the Manufacturing & Supply Chain discipline within Districon. We are doing this together with all other colleagues in RHDHV with engineering capabilities in the area of manufacturing, like process engineers or (digital) architects.

What you bring

You have a great passion for optimizing existing manufacturing processes and designing logistic & digital blueprints for the factory of the future. Your experience shows your ambition to develop yourself in the Manufacturing & Supply Chain field. You are reliable and persevere until you find the right solution. You are flexible, like to visit your international customers and a changing work place is something that appeals to you. As a real team player you operate effortlessly in multi-stakeholder environments and you work well in teams, both internally and externally.
Furthermore, as Consultant Manufacturing planning you are:

  • Analytically strong: you quickly comprehend and simplify complicated processes and draw the right conclusions based on logistical characteristics
  • Inquisitive: you always want to know exactly how things work and you get to the core of the question.
  • Result-oriented: you get a kick out of improving the manufacturing operations within the deadlines of the customer
    Creative: you like to design the UI of an applications to make planning systems as intuitive as possible

As a basis, you bring along:

  • A completed university degree in Industrial or Mechanicia; Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science, Business analytics or comparable education
  • Interest or experience in manaufacturing environments, for example improving production planning/scheduling systems or leading (parts of) continuous improvement programs
  • Excellent command of both Dutch and English

What we offer you

Within Districon, we have all the knowledge and experience for you to grow and develop as a manufacturing & supply chain consultant. At Districon, being a smaller company, everybody knows each other and we all support your initiatives and ideas. Because some of our clients are internationally active, chances are that you work abroad, or you can gain experience for a short time at our offices around the globe, just have a look at https://www.royalhaskoningdhv.com/en/offices to see our global presence. A good work-life balance is our priority: we complement hard work, Friday afternoon drinks, barbecues, winter sports outings and a weekend trip with the whole company once every two years.
And then you also get:

  • a competitive salary with good career opportunities
  • participation in the multi-year development program 'Expedition Districon' that consists of coaching and training of
  • practical skills and your consulting- and coaching skills
  • a well-facilitated home office, so you can work partly at home and partly in the office 
    - including a laptop and smartphone
  • travel allowance for own or public transport
  • 28 holiday days and the possibility to buy extra holiday days
  • a personal budget to spend, for example on a bicycle or buy extra holidays, but you can also have it paid out
  • an excellent pension scheme: no worries for later

“You will work in our office in Amersfoort. But you have access to all our other offices (eg: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Eindhoven, Nijmegen).”

Are you our new colleague?

Then we would like to meet you! Apply via the button below, or if you have any questions please send them to Christian de Visser at [email protected].

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