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Planner

Req ID: J2317277-IL

  • Location
    Waterford, Waterford, Ireland
  • Category Planning Group
  • Posted Tuesday, July 26, 2022
  • Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

Job Description

Position Summary:

  • The Supply Chain Planner is responsible for planning, scheduling, inventory and may perform work in a specific sub-speciality in Inventory Planning and Control or Operations.

Key Responsibilities and End Results: (Essential responsibilities include but are not limited to the following):

  • Responsible for inventory replenishment based on production schedules, current inventory, customer orders and forecasts.
  • Responsible for planning, scheduling, coordinating and giving final approval of the master schedule of products through the complete production cycle.
  • Liaise with stakeholders to reschedule production to support business.
  • Support business execution of new programs and initiatives.
  • Monitor key performance indicators, analyse cost and coordinate cross functional work teams to increase effectiveness of supply chain initiatives.
  • Assist with development of metrics to assess and improve forecast accuracy.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of department standards, practices, procedures and policies to ensure the accuracy of inventory records.
  • Supports all company safety and quality programs and initiatives.
  • Ensure ongoing compliance with GMP in all practices, recording of events and processes.
  • Ensure compliance with all learnings from all GMP training events.
  • Other responsibilities may be assigned from time to time as needed, based on the evolution of the company and the requirements of the department/position.

Job Specifications The minimum education and experience required to perform this job competently.   

  • Degree Qualified, highly desirable, with specific or additional qualifications in the area of supply chain management, logistics and/or planning including an APICS, CPIM or APICS CSCP certification.
  • 3-5 years’ experience of supply planning preferably within a Healthcare/ Pharmaceutical environment.
  • Strong understanding of forecasting, MPS, and MRP.
  • Strong understanding of Pharmaceutical RA / GMP compliance.
  • Experience of SAP desirable.

Skills/Attributes:

  • Excellent attention to detail superior customer service, planning, analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • Effective negotiation, presentation and diplomacy skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks, self-motivated with ability to complete tasks on time.
  • Take appropriate action when necessary to meet objectives.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent Excel skills essential, proficient in the use of Word, Power Point, etc.

Organization Linkages:   List the titles of individuals and organizations with which this position has the most frequent and significant contact.  Briefly describe the nature of those contacts.

  • Reports to Supply Chain Manager.
  • Supply Chain.
  • Plantwide Team Members and Managers.
  • Customers.

Beneifts include: Permanent position on days, pension, health insurance for the employee, holidays, wellness days, a volunteer day, educational policy with opportunities to develop further and progress within the company.

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