Supply Chain and European Project Manager

Photonis is company within the Exosens group, the European leader in cutting-edge electro-optical technologies catering to defense and industrial applications. Join our team as a Supply Chain and European Project Manager to play a pivotal role in our ambitious ramp-up plan within the SCM department. As a key player in the European Supply Chain Management team, based in Roden (NL) and Brive (FR), you will lead a team of 10 professionals and contribute to the dynamic and collaborative atmosphere in Roden as the: 

Supply Chain and European Project Manager


Key responsibilities:

  • Manage and develop your own department (Planning, Projects & Sales Admin) to enhance its crucial role within the Supply Chain organization 
  • Work closely with the European Supply Chain Management team and the Management Team in Roden
  • Take charge of the Supply Chain QR/QC for Roden, aiming to minimize disruptions to planning
  • Optimize SCM workflows and processes to increase efficiency
  • Oversee SCM processes and coordinate high-priority projects 
  • Lead the digital transformation of the supply chain in Europe to enhance efficiency and generate savings
  • Report directly to the Europe Supply Chain Director


Our ideal candidate: 

  • Excellent communication skills in English and Dutch 
  • Pro-active attitude with the ability to stimulate change and influence without relying on authority
  • Possess an analytic mindset to identify and implement improvements
  • Proficiency in MS Office and MS Project and experience with ERP systems such as SAP or Sage 
  • Minimum 5 years of project management experience in a related field
  • Master's degree or equivalent in experience in Supply Chain, Logistics, or Industrial Engineering
  • Willing to travel (Around 6 times / year) to our facility in Brive, France
  • Available for a full time position (40 hrs/week)


What we’re offering:

  • Engaging work on challenging high-tech projects within an international team
  • Dynamic, informal, and collaborative atmosphere in Roden with a "get it done" attitude
  • A challenging role with responsibilities and independence
  • An important position within an ambitious organization
  • Opportunities for self-development and training
  • Excellent primary and secondary employment conditions, including 27 vacation days + 13 ADV days and a target bonus.


Information and apply

Join Photonis and contribute to ground-breaking research in a stimulating and innovative environment! If this is the position for you, send your CV and motivation by email to: before the 8th of January. The interviews will be held on the 15th and 16th of January. For more information, please contact Yvonne Koop,
Manager HR on 050-5018808.


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