Implement and maintain product parameters across network to drive replenishment and resulting inventory at decoupling points and in markets based on product segmentation and configuration guidance.
Define and ensure global consistency of planning master data and optimal use of SAP for demand and supply planning
Ensure the integration of life-cycle planning assumptions within the tactical planning horizon (particularly launches incl.
new dosage forms, site transfers, production changes etc.)
Responsible for completeness, accuracy, and stability of finished product net requirements across portfolio
Define, implement and monitor supply and capacity performance across the network of technology assets assigned to them, within the Tactical horizon.
Coordinate site tactical planners in creation of the site supply plans across the network for assigned product portfolio, drive alignment of de-
coupled production and dual / multiple product sourcing networks.
Own supply plans across network and monthly monitor deviations versus budget, for both volumes and inventory at site and network level.
Responsible for projecting and controlling inventory across the entire supply network
Optimize supply and inventory plans throughout the supply network in collaboration with the Site Tactical Planners and Master Schedulers to support the agreed service levels and supply strategies.
Responsible for supply escalation management and supply risk analysis within assigned product portfolio
Monitor supply risk management adherence and respond to ad hoc requests for analysis or information regarding supply chain risks and opportunities.
Responsible for driving pipeline lead time improvements within the supply network to optimize supply risk management and overall inventory values
Education : Degree in either Life Science, Chemistry, Engineering, Business or Supply Chain (or similar field), ideally APICS certification
Languages : Fluent in English, knowledge of German is an advantage.
Experience : 5 - 7 years of experience gained in pharmaceutical / chemical or similar industry across various disciplines would be ideal, high professional skill set in planning tools (preferred SAP module) and MS Office, people management experience and excellent time management and organization skills
We offer a market-competitive base salary in line with your qualification, experience and individual competencies. Additionally we offer an attractive incentive program, a modern company pension scheme, childcare facilities, learning & development options and worldwide career opportunities within the Novartis group.
The base pay is composed of a market oriented excess payment and the respective amount according to the Austrian collective agreement (at least € 47,207.30 per year).
Contact : James Tanswell, Recruiter