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External Operations Planner

Reference:RK1641 Location: Cork
Qualification:DegreeExperience:1-2 Years
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: Planner

External Operations Planner
Contract – 18 Months

We’re currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity with an award-winning Pharmaceutical organization based in Cork. This is an excellent position for anyone who is looking to join a leading multinational who are one of the best at what they do.


• Serve as planning primary point of contact for strategic collaboration with manufacturing sites and / or regional partners.
• Own Global performance metrics for your defined scope of responsibilities (Backorders, OTIF, Sets deployment, Inventory targets, etc.)
• Drive distribution centre inventory optimization.
• Drive accuracy of the global signal through strengthening customer connectivity.
• Be accountable for planning parameter reviews & accuracy.
• Support the improvement of supply reliability and customer satisfaction via STEM process (Short Term Exception Management)
• Collaborate with internal cross-functional partners such as Global S&OP/DP/ NPI/ to integrate site-specific strategies or constraints into the global franchise or regional processes to contribute to end customer service to the highest degree possible.
• Support the supply closed loop process robustness to enable supply communication.
• Drive Process Improvement initiatives and Work Instructions robustness.
• Support the monthly Demand & Supply Reconciliation & S&OP forums.

Experience and Education:

• Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
• Experience in Demand, Supply or Inventory Planning.
• German / French is an asset

If interested in this posting please feel free to contact Rachel Kent on +353 (0)87 427 8808 or for further information.