BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Deputy Manager, Planning in Gurgaon, India
Job Description Summary
Who We Are
BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare sector. 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.
Deputy Manager, Planning
MBA in Supply chain/Operations or related field
Manage the Demand Planning Consensus process for the businesses
Generate SKU level forecasts to meet the guidance provided by sales, marketing, and finance
Lead and coordinate the monthly Demand Consensus (monthly through to long range demand planning) for the Business by actively engaging the Marketing and Finance community as key participants in the process.
Proactively identify risks and opportunities throughout the regional Demand Consensus process as well as the S&OP process.
Provide guidance to the regions on business strategy and inventory levels, recommend
replenishment models and ensure alignment with agreed to business decisions globally.
Manage the scheduling and inventory control of the assigned product groups
Ensure the supply of materials meet all requirements and minimum stock levels to ensure production continuity to meet customer demand, production build targets, and finished goods safety stock.
Focus on process improvements and planning system expertise to facilitate excellent customer service and asset management.
Specific Knowledge / Experiences
Statistical and forecasting methods
Supply Chain procedures (Demand/Supply/Production Planning, capacity levelling, product deployment and inventory control)
Familiarity with an SAP, APO systems and common software applications
Advanced Excel skills
Minimum of 3 years demand or supply planning experience required.
Good communication skill in English
Soft skills / Behavioral competencies
• Result oriented
• Influencing others
• Conflict resolution
• Digital dexterity
• Change management
• Analytics/ Analytical tools
• End-to-end supply chain management
• Business and financial acumen
• Strategic thinking
• Business/financial acumen
• End-to-end supply chain management
• Customer centricity/focus
Culture and Benefits
Here at BD, we embrace a growth mindset, building capabilities for the future and helping you become the best version of yourself. We offer our employees a clear direction and career pathway for development. We pride ourselves on our transparent and rigorous talent processes that are inclusive, deeply embedded in trust, aligned with our culture, and enable us to achieve strategic imperatives of the organization. Our leaders are committed, engaged and accountable to making talent our top priority.
Primary Work Location
IND Gurgaon - Signature Towers B
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.