Supply Chain Manager KSA (fulltime, Geleen)

ARLANXEO is a world-leading synthetic rubber company, with about 3,800 employees and a presence at 20 production sites in 9 countries. With our global headquarters in Maastricht, ARLANXEO’s core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of synthetic highperformance rubber for use in the automotive and tire industries, the construction industry, and the oil and gas industries.

The Keltan KSA team markets and sells EPDM, produced in Saudi-Arabia – a new business area. For this team we are looking for a:

Supply Chain Manager KSA (fulltime, Geleen)

The position

As Supply Chain Manager of Keltan KSA, you are responsible for establishing and running the operational end-to-end global processes of planning and securing product from Aramco Chemicals Company; managing virtual stocks against existing orders on hand and the forecast and managing the logistics performance. All to ensure that our customer’s expectations are met and that Keltan KSA can operationally execute its business strategy. You work in a small, global team and interact cross functionally with e.g. account managers. Since the business and business model are new, you need to be on top of operational issues and process development and improvement. 


  • Establish and run the weekly demand planning cycle  and manage the weekly supply planning cycle
  • Manage and monitor virtual stock levels and propose corrective actions
  • Initiate and run performance review cycles with clear measurable KPI’s on the supply and logistics performance
  • Ensure smooth order handling by managing the order-to-cash process (including webshop interface) and steer further improvements
  • Manage two Business officers (of which one is located in China)
  • Initiate, drive and support improvement projects    

Your profile

  • You have a Master’s degree in Supply Chain or Operations Management.
  • You have at least 3-5 years of experience in Supply Chain in a Business to Business environment
  • SAP and the S&OP process hold no secrets to you
  • You are skilled in English and have well developed inter-cultural sensitivity
  • You are a strategic thinker, decisive, able to influence and excel in stakeholder management
  • You are willing to travel 


Looking for a new challenge and want to join the KSA team? Please send your application & resume to by March 22 , 2019 latest. Questions? You can use the same address to contact us.