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Planning Director

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Rotterdam, South Holland
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 530240/003_1558708828
  • Sector: Planning, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 24/05/2019

Describe the job: Planning Director

A Pharmaceutical business company is going through a European wide Supply Chain transformation. They are looking for several senior professionals, across Supply Chain and operations to be based in Rotterdam, as part of centralisation of the supply chain function. My client focused on delivering clinical pharma solutions. The company consists of two franchises - Pain Management and Chronic Care.


  • Creates the strategic direction of supply chain and customer-oriented process to maximise customer satisfaction, while optimising cost effectiveness and inventory levels
  • Overseeing multi-site production and materials planning, product project management, maintaining sites inventory control and policies.
  • Certifying that the capacities are optimised and maintained at a level that supports business volumes and growth, and that capacity planning is implemented at a high level in the supply chain and at the plants.
  • Working closely with Market Planning to manage the inventory of finished goods at levels balanced against customer service needs and financial targets.
  • Leading and innovating the S&OP process. Presenting overall supply chain capacity status to Market Planning and at S&OP meetings

Skills and Experience required:

  • At least 10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment: Supply Chain, operation or production required.
  • Strong knowledge of the Regulatory, Legal, and Financial/SOX dimensions and linkages to and with the planning organisation.
  • Knowledge of medical technology materials and general manufacturing processes.
  • Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and related experience.

What this Job Offers You

This role suits an ambitious, self-driven professional who has a passion for e2e Supply Chain, change management and wants to implement positive change throughout an entire business.

How to apply

If you are interested in this Planning Director opportunity, please call Alex Bill +4420 3758 8963 for a confidential discussion.

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