MRP (Material Requirements Planning) specialist.

Rilland and Kruiningen-40 hours per week (Fulltime)

About McCain:
McCain Foods Limited, a Canadian family-owned company, is the world leader in potato products. McCain Appetizers Europe produces both McCain-branded products and private labels for the European market and export. As an MRP Specialist, you play a crucial role in our production processes for vegetable and dairy products, packaging, and more.

What will you do as an MRP Specialist?
As an MRP Specialist, you are responsible for planning and purchasing raw materials and direct materials for our production sites in Rilland and Kruiningen. You ensure that our production sites are always supplied with the necessary materials on time, while optimizing inventory levels. Additionally, you will work closely with various departments to ensure smooth new product introductions and packaging changes.

Your tasks:
– Calculate raw material needs on a monthly basis.
– Respect purchasing policies and agreements made with suppliers.
– Place and follow up on purchase orders.
– Coordinate with marketing and R&D teams on all changes.
– Manage SAP contracts and production planning.
– Optimize inventory levels in line with demand.

What do you bring?
– A minimum of an MBO degree and at least 1 year of experience in the supply chain.
– Experience with SAP/IBP or similar tools is a plus.
– Strong data analysis skills and a solution-oriented approach.
– Excellent communication skills in English, both spoken and written.
– IT proficient, especially with Microsoft Office.
– Experience in a matrix organization is a plus.

Your soft skills:
– Be customer obsessed.
– Curious and always looking for improvement.
– Take smart risks and come up with innovative solutions.
– Proactive and accessible attitude.
– Adaptability and stress resistance.
– Sense of ownership and attention to detail.
– Team player with good listening and communication skills.
– Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
– Driven by continuous improvement.

What do we offer?

  • A good salary and excellent secondary benefits.
  • A brand-new workplace with a sit-stand desk.
  •  A friendly team of colleagues.
  •  No less than 8 weeks of vacation per year.
  •  Opportunities for personal and professional development.

Are you the data-analyzing, solution-oriented, and resilient professional we are looking for? Apply now and become part of the McCain team! Send your CV and cover letter to, and we hope to welcome you to our team.

    Apply here.


    At this moment we are looking for you! Send your resume and your motivation using the form below or mail to If you have any questions regarding this job offer, you can contact Xenia Brands (HR-Officer for Rilland) using 06-8689593.

    or Nick Mens (HR-Officer for Kruiningen) using 06-30541963.


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