Supply Chain Specialist (m/f/d) in Basel

Mari Slavova, Randstad Lonza - Basel
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Basel, Basel-Stadt
Verkauf & Marketing
Mari Slavova, Randstad Lonza - Basel
+41 61 316 25 42


We are looking for a Supply Chain Specialist (m/f/d) for Lonza AG (100%). This is a temporary position until 31.03.2023 with an opportunity for a permanent hire.

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While Lonza works in science, there's no magic formula to how they do it. Their greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, they let their people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that's the kind of work Lonza wants to be part of.

Key responsibilities:

  • Liaison with Supply Planner and Schedulers to ensure all material plans are up to date and responsive to changes in material requirements

  • Creation and maintenance of detailed material planning parameters in SAP

  • Conversion of the material requirements plan (purchase requisitions) into Purchase Orders

  • Expediting material availability through liaison with procurement and teams involved with inbound material processing

  • Creation and management of material related KPIs and measures to ensure accurate understanding of material availability

  • Execution of key material availability, mobilization or write actions to support optimal management of inventory while reducing scrap/waste

  • Liaise with key stakeholders (Supply Planner, Scheduler and PM) to develop safety stock and inventory plans to meet production plans and deliver services on time

  • Track, report and facilitate on-time material availability including testing and release for tox manufacturing

  • Manage and develop material forecast and provide to Vendors


  • University degree in Supply Chain Management / Business Management

  • Extensive work experience in the area of Supply Chain Management

  • SAP MRP, module MM, PP

  • CPIM / APICS certification preferred

  • Ability to influence both Supply Chain and functional leaders to support BU and site supply planning and site manufacturing strategy recommendations

  • Good communication and presentation skills. Ability to present ideas in a clear and concise manner

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to define metrics (KPI's) and identify issues through root cause analysis

  • Competent using MS Office suite, particularly Excel

  • Ability to utilize Business Intelligence systems to extract data and generate reports