Supply Chain Network
Optimization Manager (m/f/d)

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Gebr. Knauf KG
Supply Chain & Logistics

Knauf Building Systems streamline planning and construction, offering comprehensive solutions and quality assurance, around the world.
Aligned with shared visions and goals, we at Knauf worldwide live and work according to clear values: Menschlichkeit, Partnership, Commitment, and Entrepreneurial Spirit. If you share these values, the following challenge may interest you.
What you’ll do

As the captain of our Network Design Team, you’ll take full responsibility for their leadership and development. Your role is pivotal in steering the team towards excellence and innovation
Prioritize initiatives that sync seamlessly with our SCM strategy. Your ability to align team efforts with our overarching goals will be a driving force in the success of our supply chain operations
Lead the charge in developing cutting-edge operating models and business cases. Your initiatives will not only aim to reduce supply chain costs but also contribute to lowering our CO2 footprint, all while elevating service levels
Step into the spotlight as the key contact person for supply chain network analytics. Your expertise will be crucial in fostering strong connections with our business units, ensuring a collaborative and informed approach to decision-making
Support and execute network optimization studies, utilizing your analytical prowess. Dive deep into the creation and evaluation of simulations and result scenarios, driving efficiency and excellence in our supply chain operations

Who you are

Your journey in supply chain management speaks volumes about your expertise. You’ve navigated the intricacies of the manufacturing industry, showcasing a proven track record that sets you apart
You’re not just about managing supply chains; you excel in optimizing networks. Your skills in operations research have been instrumental in fine-tuning processes, ensuring efficiency and excellence
Transforming raw data into actionable insights is second nature to you. You can analyze and present performance data across the network in a way that makes sense, providing valuable insights that drive strategic decisions
Bridging the gap between complex analysis and executive understanding is where you shine. You have a knack for effectively communicating analysis needs and results to senior leadership, making the data come to life
Your keen attention to detail is unmatched. You thrive in problem-solving scenarios, approaching challenges with a meticulous mindset that leaves no stone unturned


We all shape our lives in our own way. As an employer, we are an important part that indirectly supports this with a wide range of offers, as well as providing security and reliability for all employees. This includes, among other things:
Security: Permanent employment contract in a stable, successful family owned business

Flexibility: 30 days of vacation, special leave for certain occasions, a wide time window for flexible working and weekly home office days

Fitness and health: Discounts on various sports and leisure activities (e.g. Iphofen gym, swimming, soccer, etc.) as well as active health promotion through company doctor, occupational safety, etc.

Daily time savings: Plenty of parking space and direct access to public transport (train, bus) through the company premises

Feel Welcome: Welcome days and individual onboarding, company and team events, a subsidized casino and our Barista coffee bar

Personal career and career development: Individual support for extra-occupational studies, further education and training courses

Benefits and vouchers: Employee discounts with well-known brands as well as discounted employee purchasing

Relocation Support: Support in the event of a international change of location

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Knauf as an employer

Knauf is an international market leader in the building materials‘ industry. About 41,500 employees at over 300 locations worldwide generate a turnover of over 15,4 billion euros. The foundation of our success as family business are our corporate values of humanity, partnership, commitment and entrepreneurial spirit.
The Knauf Group is a proud equal opportunities employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive working environment and therefore base all our employment selection decisions, within all aspects of our business, on experience, skill, and integrity. We strongly encourage applicants from all walks of life to apply for our positions, irrespective of age, sex, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, origin, religion, etc.

Arbeitswelt & Kultur

Die Mitarbeiter von Knauf haben einen großen Anteil am Erfolg des Unternehmens. Ihre Leistung, Kompetenz und Motivation beruhen auf der Umsetzung der Knauf Werte in der täglichen Arbeit. Die individuellen Leistungen tragen zum gemeinsamen Erfolg im Team bei. Dies ist die Basis für das weitere Wachstum der Knauf Gruppe.

Über Knauf Deutschland

Der Hauptsitz der Knauf Unternehmensgruppe befindet sich im unterfränkischen Iphofen. Von dort aus werden globale Strategien entwickelt und angestoßen.
Weltweit ist Knauf einer der führenden Hersteller von modernen Dämmstoffen, Trockenbausystemen, Putzen und Zubehör, Wärmedämmverbundsystemen, Farben, Estrichen, Fußbodensystemen sowie Baugeräten und Werkzeugen. Mit mehr als 300 Produktionsstätten und Vertriebsorganisationen in über 90 Ländern gehört die Knauf Gruppe zweifelsohne zu den Big Playern auf dem Weltmarkt.
Lesen Sie hier mehr über unsere Geschichte.

Gegründet 1932

Mitarbeiter > 41.500

Umsatz EUR 15,4 Mrd.