362733BR
Jan 24, 2023
USA

Job Description

766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, 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!

The Material Planning Lead recognizes, analyzes, influences, and consolidates all demand signals into a complete demand plan for the site. Responsible for creating detailed material requirements providing plans for each component whether raw material supplied by external or internal vendors, intermediate products, or shipping items produced internally to the Site and communicating priorities through production schedules,
supplier schedules or pulls mechanisms.

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Order Management: verifies material availability, documentation readiness and confirmation of deliveries to site
• Ensure material availability in line with the approved production plan.
• Ensure daily MRP oversight for all BOM material, analysis of requirements
• Own MRP relevant data and materials technical specifications.
• Ensure the stock (safety stock and cycle stock) for incoming materials are available and managed.
• Coordinate with warehouse and Quality department to ensure the relevant activities are completed in line with the production needs.
• Manage planning & logistics for sample testing at external test sites
• Control and follow-up of supplier’s service level indicators: Quality OTIF, lead-time violation.
• Manage planning & execution of material transfer between different Novartis sites for commercial and clinical needs
• Perform write off activities for expired and un-utilized sources and commercial batches
• Perform monthly/quarterly reconciliation of raw materials in Microsoft Dynamics 365
• Lead action plans to achieve supplier delivery performance targets and drive for continuous improvement.
• Actively supports the global S&OP process.

The pay range for this position at commencement of employment is expected to be between $88,000.00 and $132,000.00 per year; however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. The total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, including a sign-on bonus, restricted stock units, and discretionary awards in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits (including 401(k) eligibility and various paid time off benefits, such as vacation, sick time, and parental leave), dependent on the position offered. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided if an employee receives an offer of employment. If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the Company reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, Company or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

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Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain or Engineering.
MBA or master’s degree is preferred.
English fluently, verbally and in writing.
• 5+ years’ experience in similar role
• APICS certification
• Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize tasks based on demand.
• Problem solving ability in cross-functional and multi-cultural environment.
• Operating with integrated ERP tools preferably with D365.
• Proficient with MS Excel.
• Highly organized with strong orientation process / project management orientation
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Demonstrates strong personal ethics and responsibility to purpose.

Why Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA)?
Thousands of people die of cancer around the world every day. At Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA), a Novartis company, our mission is to transform lives through radioligand therapy in nuclear medicine to fight several leading types of cancer. How will we continue to be on the cutting edge of medicine? We believe new groundbreaking 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!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis embraces diversity, equal opportunity, and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Accessibility and Reasonable Accommodations:
The Novartis Group of Companies are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please send an e-mail to [email protected] call +1(877)395-2339 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please include the job requisition number in your message.

Join our Novartis Network: If this role is not suitable to your experience or career goals but you wish to stay connected to learn more about Novartis and our career opportunities, join the Novartis Network here: https://talentnetwork.novartis.com/network.
ONCOLOGY
ADVANCED ACCELERATOR APPLICATIONS
USA
Indianapolis, IN
Technical Operations
Full Time
Regular
No
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362733BR

Material Planning Lead

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