May 19, 2022

Job Description

Tactical Planner (f/m/d), Drug Product, Schaftenau, Austria

365 days a year, our global manufacturing and supply network operates to ensure our patients have the treatments they need to live longer, healthier lives

Your key responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Establish efficient master production schedule (MPS) for the tactical horizon from 3 to 24 months
• Responsible for the capacity and resources planning
• Adjust MPS to the production plan approved in S&OP (Sales and Operations Planning), facilitate supply review meeting and actively support the entire S&OP process
• Coordinate action plans to remediate resource constraints
• Ensure right level of SKU inventories


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

What you’ll bring to the role:
• University degree in life science, engineering, business or equivalent experience
• 3+ years shown experience in manufacturing, logistics, production planning or equivalent
• Proficient in English and German
• Good interpersonal skills, customer oriented, quality focus and a result driven attitude

Desirable requirements:
• Preferably work experience in the pharmaceutical industry
• Knowledge of SAP, MPS and planning systems in general, excellent production planning and control skills are preferable
• Proven project management experience and problem solving skills

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!

Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

In accordance with Austrian law, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary as stated in the collective bargaining agreement. For this position the minimum salary is € € 52,204.04 / year (on a full time basis). In most cases, the actual salary will be higher, as we strive to maintain a competitive position in the market and consider your previous experience, qualifications and individual competencies

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.
Our recruitment decisions are based on selecting the best person for the job, regardless of gender, religion, age, colour, race, sexual orientation, nationality or disability.

Join our Novartis Network: If this role is not suitable to your experience or career goals but you wish to stay connected to hear more about Novartis and our career opportunities, join the Novartis Network here: https://talentnetwork.novartis.com/network
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Tactical Planner (f/m/d), Drug Product, Schaftenau, Austria

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