BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Supply Planner, EMEA in Eysins, Switzerland
Job Description Summary
BD Biosciences (BDB) is a leading provider of high-quality flow cytometry and single-cell genomics solutions, scientific research and clinical laboratories. Here, we are leading the way by developing the best technologies that have the ability to look closer at the details of cells and diseases.
The Supply & Inventory Planner EMEA 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 Supply & Inventory Planner WE & EMA drives S&OP Supply consensus and macro level capacity management. She/he also recommends and set inventory levels to support the region's service levels in alignment with the Global Business and Supply Chain objectives.
Main Responsibilities, Duties & Accountabilities
Supply & Inventory planning
Responsible for regional service level achievement for assigned product groups in alignment with global recommendations
Responsible for performing & facilitating allocation decisions in short supply situations
Define the appropriate planning strategy (MTO/MTS/ATO) aligned with manufacturing practices
Document and maintain lead times within the integrated supply chain that will affect required inventory levels
Engage with the worldwide planning organization on management of long term product supply shortages
Work with global and regional supply chain teams to achieve an optimal distribution network, and maintain a key coordination point with local warehouse management and transportation functions.
S&OP process facilitation
Facilitate the Regional Demand/Supply Review and represent that information in the Regional S&OP meetings: ensure timely collection and review of the appropriate information required to accurately determine regional production plan and eliminate any inefficiencies potentially impacting the key metrics
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
Translate business/supply chain needs into supply needs
Work closely with plant to understand capacity resources, LTP and lead product changes and launches
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.
University degree in Business, Supply Chain or related fields.
Proficient with definitions, parameters and variables of demand and supply planning performance metrics, capable to translate these metrics into meaningful business outcomes and capable to recommend corrective action
Solid understanding of the 5 step S&OP Process with specific awareness of dependent activities within the S&OP cycle.
Strong analytical skills, capable to drill-down for root cause analysis, linked to capability to synthesize and translate findings into business language
Skilled to think at tactical and strategic levels and to tailor communication to different levels in the organization
Ability to set targets and establish plans to drive metric improvement to target at regional level
Proficient in the use of Excel, Power Point and Word
Excellent interpersonal skills
Business level proficiency in English required, other European language knowledge a plus
APICS certification is a plus
Experience in Supply Chain is preferred
ERP experiences such as SAP or tools such as APO, SCM are a plus
Why join us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity 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, or any other protected status.
To learn more about BD visit https://emea.jobs.bd.com/
Primary Work Location
CHE Eysins - Business Park Terre-Bonne