Mar 22, 2022

Job Description

The Supply Planner has to ensure that product is always available to sell, write offs are minimized, while the optimal level of inventory is maintained. This role manages across a substantial network of plants including a very sizable External Supply Network and is equally responsible for the Supply review process in S&BP.

Your key responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Manage relation with intercompany production site in order to guarantee the appropriate level of stock
• Check the stock of assigned products and independently implement any measures in order to reduce the risk of stockout.
• Proactively interact with Demand Manager to understand market dynamics.
• Periodically check the expiring orders based on the requested and confirmed delivery date and eventually contact the suppliers for the appropriate checks.
• Take care of the creation and modification of promotional material codes (master data flow).
• Interface with internal stakeholder (Finance, Regulatory, Quality, Marketing and Sales) to keep supply information available.
• Actively participate to monthly S&BP cycle

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

• 3-4 years of experience in the supply chain of pharmaceutical companies or multinational companies operating in the GDO
• Degree in Business and Economics or Management Engineering.
•Proven ability to interact actively with a large number of stakeholders.
• Good knowledge of MS Office (Excel) and SAP system
• Fluent in Italian and English (Written and spoken on a daily base)

Why Novartis?
769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.
We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.
We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!
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Supply Planner

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