supply planer in Basel

Dominik Udovicic, Zurich IT Professionals
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basel, basel-stadt
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dominik udovicic, zurich it professionals
058 201 56 60
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One of our clients, a global Pharma company is looking for an experienced Supply Planner which will have the great opportunity to be a interface between the global supply chain and internal and external manufacturing network.

Main Duties:

  • Perform the heuristic at Finished Good packaging site level through Drug Product and Drug Substance and to resolve alerts over the planning horizon to meet demand requirements
  • Develop and maintain in APO a feasible supply plan for manufacturing sites and CMO in line with overall consolidated demand and that accounts for capacity limitations (Rough Cut Capacity Plan), material availability, product (e.g. regulatory constraints) and plant readiness (e.g. startup, launch)
  • Manage supply exceptions, perform trade-off analysis for supply issues and identify supply constraints to meet consolidated demand
  • Ensure changes and decisions are implemented per the approved plan and properly communicated
  • Single Point of Contact to manufacturing site based on product technology segmentation rules
  • Ensure that planning parameters are accurately maintained on a continual basis
  • Leads evaluation with sites to assess supply-mitigating actions to reconcile supply and demand gaps and work with Product Supply Chain  Owner to prepare recommendation for Supply Chain governance teams.


  • Minimum of 2/3 years in Supply Chain (Planning/Scheduling/Supply Chain Management) or related work experience
  • Preferred qualification:
    • BS degree in related field required. Master or MBA as well
    • APICS Certification
    • Experience with ERP and supply chain systems. Specifice xperience with SAP R/3, SAP BW and APO.
    • Pharmaceutical Industry experience
    • Experience in the core activities of technical operations (drug development, manufacturing, packaging, or logistics)
    • Data analytics capabilities
  • Proficient in Microsoft tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • English must, German preferred, other languages an asset

If your profile is fitting to this position and you are a person who is seeing the big picture, then I am looking forward to receive your application.