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Supply Chain Job-Supply Chain Planner

  • up to £186.80 PAYE or £244.50 umbrella (inside IR35)*
  • Contract
  • Greater London
  • Ref:20142

Your New Job Title: Supply Chain Planner


Your New Daily rate: up to £186.80 PAYE or £244.50 umbrella (inside IR35)* equivalent of up to £48,5k per annum
Duration: Long term temporary assignment until April 2021
Location: West London
Start date: ASAP
Working hours: 37.5 hours

Who you'll be working for:

Our client a Major FTSE100 of ours who have fantastic offices are looking for a Supply Chain Planner. You will be responsible for assembling a full view of Supply Chain Issue Management and Core Commercial Cycle processes and will be responsible for the consultation and communication for the Supply Chain Planning/Site Planning teams to ensure a consistent, clear direction on overcoming short-term supply chain issues. The supply plans will ensure that there is the appropriate level of inventory available.

What you'll be doing each day:

• You will be responsible for managing a catalogue of 400-1000 SKUs.
• Consult and communicate between Regional Demand Forecasting Manager / Regulatory across multiple ‘change’ processes with regards to timings, forecasts, order dates, and inventory impact
• NPI (New Product Introduction)
• New Product Sourcing
• Product Transfer
• Pack Change
• Allocations
• Rationing
• Provide a regional response and co-ordination to special processes, including Product Recall, Transfers, Divestment, and Discontinuation
• Monitor supply planning KPIs to drive improvement in inventory levels, stock write-offs and customer service
• Develop an appreciation of the commercial supply chain and the capability of suppliers to respond to changes in demand
• Responsible for the execution of the agreed standard Supply Chain Issue Management (SCIM) processes in alignment with the agreed planning calendar
• Drive SCIM resolution through performance management, highlighting and resolving any supply issues

The skills you need to succeed:
• Demand Forecasting / Finance operation, or an end-to-end Supply Chain Planning role in a Pharmaceutical environment, preferably managing strategic therapies/brands/market.
• Supply Chain Planning through either usage and/implementation of processes
• Strong planning ability & able to work on own initiative.
• Highly numerate and good knowledge of supply chain forecasting software systems and processes.
• Knowledge of SAP APO is an advantage.
• Strong networking, planning and organisational skills with a demonstrated capability to manage complex projects with short timelines.


*Please note this Umbrella rate is the amount payable to Umbrella company - this does not represent what you will actually receive from the Umbrella company

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