A candidate called who has been recently laid off. A Senior candidate having 15+ years of Supply Chain experience in well known MNC’s. He was leading a team of around 60 people at one point in time.
As part of cost cuts 6months ago his team was reduced to 25.
A couple of months ago he was asked to bring it down to 2 people.
At this he put his foot down and asked for the objectives.
What was the objective, how much was the required cost cutting target.He discussed these with his team – and 6 of his people volunteered to leave. Since still the targets were not being met he too put in his papers.
Dont want to get into into the pros and cons of this decision.
He is on the lookout, a SCM professional with +15 years Global Procurement experience handling Asia Pacific and Europe.
If you happen to know of a suitable opening – do leave a contact.