30+ days ago - req9297

Senior Supply Chain Manager

Logistics & supply chain management

General Management

Project Management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Logistics & supply chain management, General Management, Project Management



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management




Are you challenged by a supply chain over 10 tiers deep? Do you want to deliver input for ASML’s 2022 strategy? And are you experienced in building, developing and creating improvements to drive operational excellence at our suppliers, internal stakeholders and customers?

If so, we should talk!

Job Mission

ASML Supply Chain Management (SCM) is an industry-leading supply chain management organization, responsible for ensuring material availability to ASML's factories and customers. Our DNA contains customer focus, concurrent engineering, virtual integration plus the ability to thrive in a volatile market, accelerate the supply chain and deliver creative solutions.

SCM plans up to four years ahead while customer requirements and system bill of materials can change at any time. Any break in material availability can have an unacceptable impact for our customers. So SCM must proactively identify and solve potential issues by working closely with our technical departments and customers, and actively managing an extensive supplier base.

Job Description

Supplier Network Management (SNM) works to provide a reliable, responsive and robust global supply chain network which delivers materials to the factory and the field at the right moment, in the right quantity and quality against the lowest integral
costs. As a Supply Chain Manager you will represent us towards suppliers and internal stakeholders. You will be responsible for:

  • Operational Excellence Performance of suppliers and their n-tier suppliers;
  • Optimize manufacturing processes at suppliers;
  • Contribute to ASML sourcing strategy;
  • Lead a cross sectorial team for several projects;
  • Work with ASML stakeholders to shape our future supply chain;
  • Drive process improvements at suppliers; actively participating in improvement projects at suppliers;
  • Coaching of colleagues in hard and soft skills.


Master degree in Supply Chain or similar. Bachelors with relevant experience can also be considered.


  • 10+ years relevant work experience in similar roles at different international companies;
  • Experience in High tech, low volume industries is a pre;
  • Experienced in improvement & operational excellence in manufacturing environment
  • Lean Six Sigma

Personal skills

  • Excellent stakeholder management and relationship building skills;
  • Conceptual thinker on strategic level;
  • Analytical;
  • Pragmatic and result driven;
  • Convincing / negotiation skills;
  • Pro-active attitude, drive for improvement

Context of the position

Supplier Network Management (SNM), a department of Supply Chain Management (SCM), represents ASML’s logistics and quality interface to its supply base and is responsible for material availability for ASML’s factories. In today’s complex multi-tier supply chains, this is only possible by creating full transparency in thechains and flexibility at suppliers. SNM manages over 100 chains up to seven tiers deep, addressing potential bottlenecks and supply risks before they impact our customers. It must handle the increased complexity of ASML’s systems while reducing cost of ownership for customers. To do this, SNM - and logistics engineers work with suppliers to continuously reduce cycle time for components, modules and assemblies, increasing supply chain flexibility and customer value. SNM also monitors suppliers’ quality, flexibility, cycle time reductions, move rate compliance and on-time delivery reliability, driving supplier development in all areas to ensure ASML’s supply keeps pace with technological developments and can adapt to changing market conditions.

Other information

Full time and permanent position based in Veldhoven.
Check our website for more information www.asml.com/scm