Director Supply Chain Planning (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Aachen

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Your tasks
  • Ensure implementation and further improvement of operational and mid-term planning in sales, production, procurement as well as supporting S&OP processes
  • Conduct contract manufacturing procurement and track entire supply chains upstream and downstream
Other key tasks in support of these responsibilities include:
  • Provision of data for rolling S&OP planning as well as for medium and long-term planning as well as active participation in the corresponding planning meetings 
  • Execution and optimization of requirements / production planning, material disposition and purchasing of contract-manufactured intermediate and finished products
  • Require timely forecasts from affiliates, licenses and distributors and transfer to the rolling sales planning
  • Ensure to send timely forecasts to suppliers and CMOs
  • Perform feasibility checks of customer orders
  • Organization of the interfaces between planning, supply chain, production, and operational quality assurance
  • Monitoring of incoming goods and steering of internal batch releases
  • Monitoring and control of inventory and range of coverage
  • Maintenance of master data in the areas of planning, purchasing, production
  • Participation in the further development of the SAP system
  • Control of KPIs for planning quality, availability, and delivery reliability
  • Support in the area of sales order and delivery processing as well in the area of indirect procurement
  • Occasional business travel 
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills in English and German 

Your profile
  • Minimum of 5 years working within the industry covering Planning / Supply Chain
  • Degree University or University of Applied Science: Business Administration or similar / Alternatively, professional training and extensive professional experience in the field of planning and purchasing
  • Professional experience in sales and production planning for minimum 5 years
  • Professional knowledge in purchasing
  • Proven experience in SAP MM, SD, Planning
Desirable Skills:
  • Professional experience in sales and production planning for minimum 10 years,
  • Professional experience in purchasing minimum 5 years
  • Project management expertise minimum 3 years
Why us?
  • A permanent position with an innovative employer 
  • A great deal of creative freedom and career opportunities
  • 30 days vacation and trust-based working hours 
  • Short communication channels, open doors and helpful, committed colleagues
  • Flexible working hours with partial home office for a good work-life-balance
  • State-of-the-art IT equipment with Dell equipment and Apple iPhones
  • A brand new office with employee showers for athletes and underground parking spaces in Aachen in a very good location directly on the A44 freeway
  • Daily fresh fruit basket, free coffee, tea and water
PAION contact details
In ​case of any questions please call ​us / WhatsApp us at +49 151 640 44258 or send an e-mail to recruiting@paion.com

For more information, please visit our website: www.paion.com
About us
PAION with its headquarter in Aachen,  Germany, is a publicly listed specialty pharmaceutical company with innovative  drugs to be used in hospital-based sedation, anesthesia and critical care  services.

Our mission is to be a  leading specialty pharmaceutical company in the fields of anesthesia and  critical care by bringing novel products to market to benefit patients, doctors  and other stakeholders in healthcare.
Deine Aufgaben
  • Ensure implementation and further improvement of operational and mid-term planning in sales, production, procurement as well as supporting S&OP processes
  • Conduct contract manufacturing procurement and track entire supply chains upstream and downstream
Other key tasks in support of these responsibilities include:
  • Provision of data for rolling S&OP planning as well as for medium and long-term planning as well as active participation in the corresponding planning meetings 
  • Execution and optimization of requirements / production planning, material disposition and purchasing of contract-manufactured intermediate and finished products
  • Require timely forecasts from affiliates, licenses and distributors and transfer to the rolling sales planning
  • Ensure to send timely forecasts to suppliers and CMOs
  • Perform feasibility checks of customer orders
  • Organization of the interfaces between planning, supply chain, production, and operational quality assurance
  • Monitoring of incoming goods and steering of internal batch releases
  • Monitoring and control of inventory and range of coverage
  • Maintenance of master data in the areas of planning, purchasing, production
  • Participation in the further development of the SAP system
  • Control of KPIs for planning quality, availability, and delivery reliability
  • Support in the area of sales order and delivery processing as well in the area of indirect procurement
  • Occasional business travel 
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills in English and German
Dein Profil
  • Minimum of 5 years working within the industry covering Planning / Supply Chain
  • Degree University or University of Applied Science: Business Administration or similar / Alternatively, professional training and extensive professional experience in the field of planning and purchasing
  • Professional experience in sales and production planning for minimum 5 years
  • Professional knowledge in purchasing
  • Proven experience in SAP MM, SD, Planning
Desirable Skills:
  • Professional experience in sales and production planning for minimum 10 years,
  • Professional experience in purchasing minimum 5 years
  • Project management expertise minimum 3 years
Warum wir?
  • A permanent position with an innovative employer 
  • A great deal of creative freedom and career opportunities
  • 30 days vacation and trust-based working hours 
  • Short communication channels, open doors and helpful, committed colleagues
  • Flexible working hours with partial home office for a good work-life-balance
  • State-of-the-art IT equipment with Dell equipment and Apple iPhones
  • A brand new office with employee showers for athletes and underground parking spaces in Aachen in a very good location directly on the A44 freeway
  • Daily fresh fruit basket, free coffee, tea and water
PAION Kontakt
In ​case of any questions please call ​us / WhatsApp us at +49 151 640 44258 or send an e-mail to recruiting@paion.com

For more information, please visit our website: www.paion.com
Über uns
PAION, mit Sitz in Aachen, Deutschland, ist ein börsennotiertes Specialty-Pharma-Unternehmen mit  innovativen Wirkstoffen zur Anwendung bei ambulanter und im Krankenhaus durchgeführter Sedierung, Anästhesie sowie in der Intensivmedizin. 

PAION's Mission ist es, ein führendes  Specialty-Pharma-Unternehmen in den Bereichen Anästhesie und Intensivmedizin zu  sein, indem wir neuartige Produkte auf den Markt bringen, die Patienten, Ärzten und anderen Stakeholdern im Gesundheitswesen zugutekommen.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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