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Supply Chain Planner

Req ID: J2376113-IL

  • Location
    Waterford, Waterford, Ireland
  • Category Planning Group
  • Posted Monday, November 20, 2023
  • Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

At Jabil we strive to make ANYTHING POSSIBLE and EVERYTHING BETTER. With over 250,000 diverse, talented and dedicated employees across 100 locations in 30 countries, our vision is to be the most technologically advanced and trusted manufacturing solutions provider. We combine an unmatched breadth and depth of end-market experience, technical and design capabilities, manufacturing know-how, supply chain insights and global product management expertise to enable success for the world’s leading brands. We are driven by a common purpose to make a positive impact for each other, our communities, and the environment.

Job Description

For our site in Waterford, Ireland we are looking for

Supply Chain Planner

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

  • Manage the Master Planning Schedule for the Workcell on a weekly, monthly and annual basis to include equipment, resources and processes.

  • Planning the Moulding machines (Rough Cut Capacity and MPS) according to assembly lines production schedules, current inventory, customer orders and forecasts.

  • Maintaining and continuously improving current SAP parameters / configurations.

  • Planning, scheduling, co-ordinating and giving final approval of the master schedule of products through the complete production cycle.

  • Continuously monitor production issues and asses them in a timely manner and make necessary changes to meet business requirements.

  • Liaise with stakeholders to reschedule production to support business requirements.

  • 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.

  • Assist in Lean based projects to improve processes in Supply Chain.

  • 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

  • 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 highly desirable.


  • Can work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment

  • Excellent problem solver

  • Target Driven

  • Self-Motivated

  • Ability to Multitask

Jabil, including its subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access site as a result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an e-mail to with the nature of your request and contact information. Please do not direct any other general employment related questions to this e-mail. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

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