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Planning & Logistics Specialist

Ecovative Design

Ecovative Design

Limburg, Netherlands
Posted on Friday, May 31, 2024

Bring your skills and passion to the Ecovative team! At Ecovative we build biological systems, explore uncharted science, and celebrate manufacturing rooted in Nature. The company seeks team members who are bold, curious and imaginative. The brand's greatest strength is the team's diversity. Each person brings unique backgrounds and talents that are fostered in a collaborative, challenging and creative culture.

Ecovative stands at the forefront of mycelium technology worldwide. Leveraging the infrastructure of the mushroom industry, we have developed efficient and high-quality processes to bring mycelium products to market over the past 16 years. Our Venlo location specializes in providing high-quality spawn and substrate to mushroom growers and customers cultivating mycelium materials.

Your Challenge

As a Planning & Logistics Specialist no day is the same. Your goal? To carefully plan and prepare tasks, manage important documentation and article data, and seamlessly coordinate logistical activities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Production Planning

  • Responsible for creating detailed production schedules based on available capacity, inventory levels, and customer demand, aiming to ensure timely production.
  • Additionally, you will issue the required production orders and ensure all necessary documentation to guarantee a smooth production process.

Logistical Planning

  • As the coordinator of all logistical planning activities, you will ensure the flawless alignment of incoming and outgoing goods flows. You will ensure the accuracy of all required documentation.

Article Management

  • As the administrator of the article database, you are responsible for keeping all information up-to-date, including bill of materials, recipes, and packaging information.
  • You will also manage inventory levels to meet production needs without excess stock.

Business Office Procedures

  • You will develop procedures and work instructions to ensure consistency and efficiency at the operational level.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Solid background in production and logistical planning.
  • Strong attention to detail and a passion for optimizing processes.

  • Comfortable in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Fluent in both Dutch and English.

  • Ability to work standard business hours.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High school diploma required. Education beyond high school is preferred.

  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience.

What We Offer

  • Enjoy 8% holiday pay.
  • Discover opportunities for personal growth and development.
  • Step into a dynamic and challenging role where no day is the same.
  • Experience flexibility, including the possibility to work from home.

Location for this role is in Venlo, Limburg, Netherlands.

Salary is based on experience but does range from €2600 to €3500 gross per month.

What You’ll Love About Us:

  • Fantastic Team Culture. Innovative team with diverse interests (from artists to off-grid living).
  • Excellent Benefits. Health, dental, vision, retirement, EAP, PTO, tuition reimbursement
  • Time to Connect. Earth Day community work, retreats, holiday events, pie day, costume competitions, pumpkin carving, outings, food, etc.

Ecovative is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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