Senior Supply Chain Consultant for International Customers

PDP A/S, Kolding

Job description

Due to growth in our activity’s PDP are looking for 2 persons to step in on this top-level consultancy position, both of you will drive process improvement projects for our growing number of European manufacturing customers.

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced supply chain manager, consultant or similar to step up, and drive large supply chain optimization projects. You will face new and exciting challenges around every corner and build valuable insights into different business areas and organisations.

We are experiencing rapid growth in our Mid and Northern European region. And as this position involves on-site customer analyses, you get to travel around 100 days per year.

Process Development Partnering, known as PDP, is a process and supply chain consultancy firm located in Kolding and Esbjerg. Since 2011, we have created value for more than DKK 500 million for our Danish and international customers. We are located in Denmark, but we export 50 % of our knowledge to customers in countries around us. Our ambition is to be a leader in process development within manufacturing industries such as building, metal, food and pharma.

Driving projects for large European customers
As a Senior Supply Chain Consultant, you will step into a highly collaborative position as you handle our largest and most challenging projects. You will join a team of consultants, who will be able to help or join you in selected projects. Moreover, you will engage in a close collaboration with management.

You are the main driver of your projects acting as mediator between PDP, customers, suppliers and factories. You are on site, as you build a thorough understanding of the customers’ production and supply chain processes in order to provide valuable recommendations for process and production improvement initiatives. We expect that you are WorldClass in planning own and customers activity and can communicate this on all levels. Projects vary in size, but your tasks include:

Business and supply chain analysis: Analysing the customers supply chain, business processes, production facilities and staff.

Designing supply chain flows: Calculating total cost of supply, demand planning and selecting tools and implementation road maps.

Strategic action plans: Defining and developing strategic action plans for business projects and structuring complicated networks between suppliers, factories and warehouses in cooperation with our customers.

Coaching and training: Coaching the customers’ project owners on project implementation, planning and execution.


Ideally, we look for a candidate with these experiences:

Internal or external consulting experience: +5 years of experience from the manufacturing industry or a consultancy organisation working within supply chain or operations.

Experience in order flow and process optimization: You are experienced in operating in the intersection between sales, operations and finance.

Hands on project management skills: E.g. order handling, purchasing, warehousing, factory networks.

SO&P/SOFP processes: Understanding and knowledge of how the interaction between Sales, operations and planning works. We expect you to have the competences and experience of seeing the bigger picture and being able to split it into minor steps.

Solid IT skills: This includes experience with ERP systems and planning, data retrieving and data handling.

Top level communication skills: Experience with high quality visual presentation and oral communication in both English and Danish.

Are you interested?

If you have any questions regarding the position, you are welcome to contact Lars D. Vester by mail or phone +45 29161012

Please apply the job by sending your CV and cover letter to Lars at

In your cover letter, please include your motivation, competences for this job and tell about your personality.

Application deadline

We will have ongoing interviews with relevant candidates.
If you are interested, please send your application immediately.

Start date is as soon as possible, but we will wait for the right candidate.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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