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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Global Supply Network Planner WWISD in Eysins, Switzerland

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Global Supply Network Planner WWISD

Eysins / Switzerland

A superb, wide-ranging Global Supply Network Planner WWISD car eer development role with BD, a global leader in Medical Technology.

BD is a global medical technology company focused on improving drug therapies, enhancing the quality and speed of diagnosing infectious diseases, and advancing research and discovery of new drugs and vaccines. BD provides an environment which enables our highly talented workforce to be the best at their professions. We are always seeking people who have a passion and commitment to join our Company on its journey to ‘helping all people live healthy lives’.


The Global Supply Network Planner determines the quantities by product required to maintain target inventory levels and order product from source to replenish based upon appropriate lead time. She/he coordinates finished goods sourcing activities across Plants and External Supplier Network optimizing available capacity and assets. The Global Supply Network Planner supports the platform and regional S&OP process and macro level capacity management. She/he also recommends/aligns on inventory levels to support the service levels in the various regions in alignment with the Global Business and Supply Chain objectives for Worldwide Infusion Disposables (ID).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Supply & Inventory planning

  • Responsible for service level achievement in the various regions for assigned product groups in alignment with global recommendations.

  • Responsible for monitoring Regional Alert Monitors.

  • Work with the Global demand planning lead to get understanding on the product demands from within the various regions.

  • Responsible for allocation decisions with manufacturing in short supply situations.

  • Responsible for defining the appropriate planning strategy (MTO/MTS/ATO) for assigned product portfolio aligned with manufacturing practices.

  • Work with manufacturing to document and maintain lead times within the integrated supply chain that will affect required inventory levels within the various regions.

  • Communicates with manufacturing to determine corrective action if required.

  • Engage with the regional and worldwide planning organization on management of long term product supply shortages e.g., temporarily reduce inventory targets in order to automate the propagation / distribution of the materials with shortages, creation of manual STO's for the regions to allow fair share deployment between domestic and inter-company shipments, etc;

  • Work with global demand planning lead and regional supply chain teams to achieve an optimal distribution network and maintain a key coordination point with local warehouse management and transportation functions.

  • Provide projections to the manufacturing and materials management on forecasted production Volumes.

S&OP process facilitation

  • Facilitate the Supply Review and represent that information in the Regional S&OP meetings: ensure timely collection and review of the appropriate information required for this forum to accurately determine regional production plan and eliminate any inefficiencies potentially impacting the key metrics;

  • Represent the Global-ID-Business in the Supply Review, ensuring timely collection and review of the appropriate information required for this forum and jointly contribute to decisions to ultimately determine global production.

  • Interface with Regional Supply Chain Planners on behalf of manufacturing plants globally and S&OP Process owners.

  • Support WW Supply Chain key initiatives to accomplish best in class forecast accuracy and provide support in meeting goals across all other SC KPI's to ultimately help manage production/distribution costs.

Business performance management

  • Responsible for Global key metrics, i.e., backorder, inventory turns, FDS, line fill and liaise to regional business cross-functional leadership team to understand business strategy and future business needs.

  • Translate business/supply chain needs into supply needs.

  • Work closely with plant to understand capacity resources, LTP and lead product changes and launches to finalize the production schedule.

  • Maintain a strong link with the business activities and global issues as they may affect respective products sold in the region regardless of where the products are manufactured.

Project Management

  • Will be required to lead or participate in critical projects from time to time either related to process improvement, cost efficiency, lead time reduction etc.

It’s a superb, all-roun d Global Supply Network Planner WWISD ca reer development role with a world leader in medical devices. So i f this describes you and your aspirations, then please click on the APPLY button.

Primary Work Location

CHE Eysins - Business Park Terre-Bonne

Additional Locations

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email