To lead demand planning duties including estimating future product demand at detailed level, analyzing inventory flow, and developing forecast models.
To implement and run the S&OP process.
Use of in-house analytical, marketing, and sales data to effectively estimate future product demands.
Ensure Company’s operations are timely, efficient, and cost-effective.
This role holds people and budgetary management responsibilities.
Interfacing with customer service on all WIP status and ensuring timing status updates.
Working on Demand/Supply balancing with S&OP on a monthly basis to ensure supply balancing.
Working with finance to ensure budget purchase plan can be supported vs factory capacity.
Managing WIP status issues and directing other functional teams to ensure procurement, CS/Logistics, Production, ME, QA and other departments are pro-actively resolving WIP issues in a timely manner.
Supports the S&OP process, summarizes actions and follows through on key supply/capacity decisions.
Actively participate in any change activities such as new product introductions, site tranfers, packaging changes, format harmonization, etc to optimize supply and minimize business impact from a supply perspective.
Manage inventory risk and ensure that contingency plans are in place.
Seek and recommend solutions to overcome issues arising in order to meet production requirements and address operational risks.
Design, develop and implement flexible solutions to aid business efficiency, drive process improvements and add value.
Support continuous improvement initiatives.
Report on achievement of targets and identify any corrective action.
Manage, coach and develop a high performing team that meets agreed objectives and which delivers best practice results, added value and continuous improvements.
Set departmental objectives/KPIs and review and assess ongoing performance of direct reports.
Take lead on internal and external relationships to ensure consistent, timely and effective communication regarding demand planning and inventory topics.
Support new business initiatives and projects and contribute to review meetings and change process.
Ensure effective demand planning implementation takes place relating to the changes.
Degree in Technical related discipline.
At least 5 to 10 years of experience in Supply Chain and Demand Planning positions in a regulated environment; preferably in a Global company, fast evolving environment - Medical and Pharmaceutical industry.
Demonstrated experience in Demand Planning for International markets for a Global company.
Experience working with counterparts in other countries is highly preferred.
Proficient in process mapping, flow-charting, database systems, and Advanced Excel spreadsheet.
In-depth knowledge of Supply Planning and other aspects of SC including RCCP, Master Scheduling, Forecasting, Demand Planning and S&OP, Purchasing.
Detail-oriented, strong analytical capabilities and resourceful with a relentless customer focus.
Excellent communication skills and a team player who can collaborate cross functionally.
Experience in handling supplier relationships.
Strong IT/ERP systems knowledge.
Good working knowledge and experience of using Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems or similar.
Knowledge of Lean techniques would be highly preferred.
15% travelling is expected/required.
Working Location: Tuas (Transport pick-ups are provided from/to Boon Lay, Choa Chu Kang and Pioneer MRT).
Working Hours: Mondays to Fridays, 8.30am - 5.30pm.
Critical: Due to the organization's affirmed support and commitment to developing a Singaporean core, this role is only available to Singaporeans.
To apply, please visit www.gmprecruit.com and search for Job Reference: 15442.
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Novita Tan at email@example.com
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
GMP Recruitment Services (S) Pte Ltd | EA License: 09C3051 | EA Personnel: Novita Tan | Registration No: R1220374