Reference Code:  97558

Tech. Team Lead Logistics Manufacturing Upstream


Meyrin, GE, CH


Richemont owns some of the world’s leading luxury goods Maisons, with particular strengths in jewellery, fine watches and premium accessories. Each Maison represents a proud tradition of style, quality and craftsmanship and Richemont seeks to preserve the heritage and identity of each of its Maisons. At the same time, we are committed to innovation and designing new products which are in keeping with our Maisons’ values, through a process of continuous creativity.

Tech. Team Lead Logistics Manufacturing Upstream





  • In charge of managing the Logistic Manuf Upstream Product/Team as a direct report to the Product Area Manager (PAM) Logistic.
  • Coordinate and interact with onsite team and as well with  L3 offshore support team (in Manila)
  • Design, realization and continuous improvement of the template
  • Provides high level of expertise for the area of Logistics in the context of Manufacturing within the Global Richemont OPS&BF department (Operation Services & Business Foundation).
  • In charge of support and streamline the organization along the SAP implementation.
  • Acts as facilitator to optimize interaction between functional and technical consultants and  business functions





  • Being part of the OPS&BF department extended management team
    • Ensure implementation of the strategic direction given by the OPS&BF integration management
    • Develop and maintain with Product Owner (PO), Business Process Owner Logistics (BPO), Business Logistic Manufacturing, Brand (Maisons) & Richemont business functions a global template based on the Richemont business model
    • Ensure implementation and maintenance of the global template in terms of systems, processes & functions on a worldwide scale
    • Translate the strategic MBO (Management by Objectives) process by defining and applying SMART objectives for the Logistic Manuf Upstream Product/Team
    • Actively participate in the budget set up and review of the responsible area


  • Managing and Developing teams in close collaboration with the Product Area Manager
    • Conduct and effectively implement the individual performance management process of the Logistic Manuf Upstream Product/Team and propose compensation reviews where and when appropriate
    • Prepare development plan with team members
    • Set up & ensure different roles and responsibilities (project manager, Integration expert, support coordinator, regional coordinators) are appropriately filled in the team
    • Set up & ensure responsibility matrix incl. deputies  
    • Ensure efficient and smooth information and communication flow within the Logistic Manuf Upstream Product/Team and as well a thorough communication across teams and good integration of external team members


  • Being in charge of  the Logistic Manuf Upstream Product/Team
    • Design & implementation of a global template solution with key focus on SAP EWM, Tulip and product compliance in close cooperation with business responsible (PO, BPO, Experts and key users)
    • Redesign of existing processes
    • Design of specific business requirements, if required and agreed
    • Ensure appropriate project management especially for roll outs
    • Provide & ensure training during roll outs and for the regional competence centre to enable a proper 2nd level support
    • Provide & ensure a good maintenance quality 
    • Provide & ensure a good quality of documentation (Template, Customizing, Development specification)





  • Education

University degree in Information technology or engineering

In case no university degree actual hands on experience (4+ years) in the area of Logistic SAP EWM implementations are sufficient, including proven experience on management of people and projects                                                                                                    

  • Areas of competencies

Proven experience in managing teams (projects or within an IT organization)                                                                                                    

Proven experience in SAP EWM                                                                                                    

Analytical and problem-solving skills                                                                                                    

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Credibility as a central contact for the business

  • Specific knowledge

Besides having extended knowledge on SAP EWM 9.5/S4 a solid integration knowledge with SAP ECC modules (e.g. PTP, OTC etc.) is required

Experience with MES integration, Kardex (or similar) integrations, RF Guns and other logistic centric tools, e.g. scales are a plus

  • Professional experience

Min. 4 years of SAP EWM hands on experience                                                                                                    

Full SAP cycle implementations                                                                                                    

International experience                                                                                                    

  • Languages

English and French is a must have                                                                                                    

  • Required aptitude and qualities

Entrepreneurial, proactive communication skills, ability to challenge business departments                                                                                                    

Thinking in standardized, harmonized and user-friendly solutions                                                                                                    

Team-minded, doesn’t look for a 9-5 job and willing to go the extra mile to make it happen

Willingness to travel, up to 40% is needed

Ability to work independently, but to understand whenever communication to his peers or superiors in the SAPCC or business organization is required.