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Production Planner, Global function:RFT Group - Pharmaceutical Division.

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Production Planner, Global function

RFT Group - Pharmaceutical Division.

   » Galway
   » Not disclosed
   » Permanent full-time
   » Updated 14/06/2018
   » Larry O'Leary this job is expired SaveSave Apply Now

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Production Planner, Global functionLarry on 01-2302400 /

Production Planner, Global function
Our client, a multinational healthcare provider located in Galway, now seeks an practiced Production Planner to coordinate production planning activities to optimise material flow and processes in support of customer needs.

The prosperous candidate will collaborate and agree with external customers & internal customers with regard to volume & capacity requirements, per defined time periods, ensuring production plans and materials are in place to support same.

The hire will ensures that plant/business units inventory policies are achieved through effective deployment of planning processes.

Responsibilities ofProduction Planner, Global function:
Review and agree monthly volume & capacity requirements for a defined portfolio of products with Global Supply Chain and Production Unit Coordinator respectively.
Schedule and maintain daily/weekly & monthly production planning activities in the execution of the Master Production Schedule and the translation of the MPS into detailed production schedules to ensure that customer requirements are met.
Monitoring everyday production output and coordinating any schedule variances, as required.
Monitor inventory levels at Distribution Centres and prioritise production as appropriate.
Develop, maintain, analyse and publish KPI's significant to business unit & department as appropriate.
Ensuring effective inventory management & control in line with company targets by maintaining plant (both Raw Material & Work In Progress) material inventories within defined monthly target levels, while minimising excess, obsolete and expired products.
Complete quarterly Excess, Expired & Obsolescence analysis for defined set of product ownership.
Maintain accurate SAP master data to ensure 100% system data accuracy at all times.
Pro-actively looking for and implementing improvement opportunities with suppliers, internal material delivery to production.

Requirements forProduction Planner, Global function:
Honours Bachelor's Degree in Materials or Business Management (or related discipline).
4+ years direct practice in a Production Planning environment.
Certification in APICS or similar qualification would be advantageous.
Previous practice in a lean manufacturing driven company is desired.
practice of ERP system is required, preferable in SAP.
Strong working expertise of Supply Chain Management principles such as MRP & inventory planning & control.
Demonstrated practices of problem solving and process improvements activities.
Excellent working expertise of Microsoft application's specifically, Excel, PowerPoint & Word.
Good interpersonal and communication expertise.

Please phoneLarry on 01-2302400 /

The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors.
Ref: RFTB23139LOL
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   » 6A Old Dunleary Road, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin
   » +353 (0) 1 2302400


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