Product Owner Supply Chain

Location: Amsterdam, North Holland Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: Permanent

For one of my business clients Progessive is recruiting a Product Owner with the focus on Supply Chain. The organisation is a fast growing, ambitious Schaleup with multidisciplinary teams to work with.

What will you do?

As a Product Owner - Smarter Supply Chain you will be responsible for making the supply chain of the company and behind the scenes processes even smarter with the latest and greatest technology. With your ability to keep the helicopter view, interest in technology developments and strong operational focus you will be responsible for prioritising and executing operational excellence projects on the company road map, working with engineers in a multidisciplinary team to make it all happen, you will make sure that we continuously test, learn and optimise initiatives.

You Will Be Responsible For

  • Engage with supply chain and CS teams to understand the impact they have on the service and customers, follow and take part in their processes, to understand what opportunities there are to make improvements using technology and quantitative /qualitative research
  • Gather best practices and keep track of technologies and software solutions of third parties that can help in driving the companies smarter supply chain
  • Size and rank projects for the smarter supply chain road map, and assess together with our CTO whether to build these projects in-house or to use solutions from third parties
  • Specify solutions into stories and work with a team of engineers, a data analyst and where needed a UX/UI and visual designer to build solutions using Agile/Scrum principles

What do we expect from you?

  • MSc or higher degree in Engineering, Computer Sciences, Supply Chain Management, Econometric, Product Management or equivalent
  • Strong understanding of tech, some degree of development skills would be a big plus
  • More than 3 years of experience with defining, building and integrating systems and tools to improve work flows of teams
  • More than 2 years of experience with managing a (product) team
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum environment and Scrum Product Owner training is a must
  • Experience in Supply Chain Management


Are you interested in this positon of Product Owner Supply Chain? respond to this add or send your CV to Menno Keijzers, Agile Recruiter Progressive, by m.keijzers @

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