The Planning role is responsible for the development short range planning of his responsible lines, making sure the plan is executed for maximum line efficiency without compromising throughput, inventory plans, or customer service.
• Updates, maintains and hold the accuracy of the Production Schedule Plans for his responsible lines • Responsible of updating all System Master Data elements for an effective use of the MRP. • Works close with operations to identify the most optimal order sequence which would meet inventory and productivity targets • Facilitates the weekly MPS (Master Production Scheduling) meeting, providing oversight to lock a 3 week schedule. Analyzing detailed capacity and load. • Establishes the necessary communication with the IP planners on the needs, priorities and urgency in the packaging schedule • Continuous oversight of SAP / INFOR master data and recipe data, ensuring integrity. Assess demonstrated standards to ensure planning systems are aligned. • Prepare the weekly delivery Control information, and oversee work order releases. • Responsible for order tracking, making sure supply plan is on track and elevates deviations when needed. • Principal liaison in problem solving for issues that might compromise the production plan for his responsible lines
• BS, MS or PHD in Science, Engineering, Business, or related field • Minimum of 5 years of Pharmaceutical Industry Experience. • Knowledge in drug development process and pharmaceutical manufacturing process • Strong Knowledge of Planning and Quality systems • Demonstrated proficiency in Excel • Demonstrated proficiency in SAP • INFOR knowledge a Plus • APICS certification Plus