A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Planner to join an established and dynamic Supply Chain team for a global Pharmaceutical organisation based in Dublin.
This individual will be responsible for converting figures from key strategic areas of the business into a series of manufacturing requirements.
The function will also oversee the fill finish, packaging and labelling planning and will also include planning the whole life cycle of new products (engineering and manufacturing clinical material) whilst improving efficiency throughout the supply chain lifecycle.
Other duties include the management of production planning, supply chain risk assessment, Supply Chain operational excellence and process improvement.
Must be able to manage various relationships with suppliers and contract manufacturers in order to meet overall inventory targets and deadlines.
Also will be expected to create, maintain, and monitor of ERP systems and represent the Planning team in corporate and contract vendor S&OP meetings.
Will be considered a subject matter expert across the whole Supply Chain spectrum with particular focus towards life cycle planning and forecasting.
Ideally this person will be educated to degree standard (ideally in Engineering or Operations Management) and have proven experience in planning for manufacturing, materials management or inventory management in a Pharmaceutical environment
Sound understanding of ERP/MRP systems (SAP preferred) and Excel/MS Office.
Salary: Paying €50,000 to €60,000 + bonus + benefits