Duties & Responsibilities
Plans, coordinates, and controls assigned finished goods, bulk product, supporting materials, and workflow to achieve high Client Service levels, lowest inventory investment, and highest plant efficiency. Uses SAP planning system, Taylor Shop Floor scheduling system, spreadsheet applications, make-to-order planning techniques/ knowledge, and professional direct to client communications to achieve results. Serves as a planning focal point for PDS products transferring to commercial sales. This position is accountable for sales unit forecasts, BOMs, manufacturing routings, material masters, master scheduling planning (process orders), material requirements, batch material readiness, shop floor scheduling (dispatch list) through follow up of execution for manufacturing/ packaging batch approvals, carrier coordination and on-time shipment of product.
Develops production schedules, material requirements, and coordinates product Purchase Orders with Clients. Initiates and maintains SAP data accuracy for assigned materials, along with SOR data. Works with cross-functional areas of the site as well as the Client to achieve expected results. This position will initially start in the client planning and execution function.
5 years Production Planning, Scheduling & Inventory Management experience required. Pharmaceutical or related business preferred. Strong SAP system knowledge required. Strong spreadsheet experience with emphasis on planning/coordination/accounting techniques. Must be customer focused, have abilities to resolve conflict, good communication skills, is action oriented and a team player.
Desired Education: Bachelor of Science Business, Materials Management, or Supply Chain preferred. APICS certification preferred.