Jan 24, 2022

Job Description

We are looking for a Temporary Tactical Planner who will be part of our Supply Chain Management team.


-Responsible for driving and managing the Master Production Schedule for the tactical horizon (3 to 24 months) ensuring capacity & resources are in place to support agreed demand plan to satisfy the Customer requirements and to keep the Interface between the site and its customers acting as the primary contact providing visibility of the supply plan to the customers and maintains the Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

-Responsible for ensuring a timely implementation of all Life Cycle projects as launches/ changes/ transfers/divestment by coordination of involved stakeholders from different functions.

-Ensures compliance with Regulatory and GMP, law, SOPs, HSE and Code ofConduct.

Major Accountabilities

-Establishes optimal master production schedule for the tactical horizon from month 3 / 4 to 24 months, including Production volumes based on demand, rough cut capacity analysis and resources allocation resulting in anticipated operational costs and inventory levels

-Aligns Master Production Schedule (MPS) to the production plan approved in S&OP

-Coordinates action plans to remediate to resources constraints and manages supply KPI reporting and analysis.

-Ensures right level of SKU Inventories at the next point of the supply chain.

-Owns planning parameters in ERP System.

-Confirms supply orders, firmed production orders at the entry point of the time fence.

-Leads action plans to achieve supply performance target and drives for continuous improvement.

-Ensures that the customers have clear visibility of the current valid supply plan and monitor the delivery commitments in terms of quantities and timelines, in accordance to the Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

-Acts as the point of contact for the GOCA process and all order-related topics.

-Manages backlog and backorders between the Site and customers/ next supply points and ensures direct communication with Customer and internal and external stakeholders.

-Is responsible for Monthly Demand Review Meeting (midterm horizon 3 to 24 months) incl. de-mand assumptions, recognizing trends, showing variances to last demand submissions, as in-put to Supply Review meeting and Monthly Business Review (MBR) meeting within Sales & Operations (S&OP) process.

-Manages demand control activities (short term -3/4 months, within the time fence) and pro-ides inputs to Master Planning Schedule (MPS) and detailed scheduling.

-Is responsible for the up-to-date assortment at SKU level of the assigned brands.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

Operations Management and Execution Project Management Collaborating across boundaries Functional Breadth English Customer Relationship Management Product Life Cycle Management Inventory Management Supply Planning Demand Planning Knowledge of all relevant policies and practices Supplier Relationship Management
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Tactical Planner(Temp.)

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