Supply Chain Manager
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Operates the volume forecasting process within the Supply Chain Operating Model supporting the local BUs to improve Forecast Accuracy/Bias, customer service levels and reduce working capital
Work as communication window with Commercial for Customer Supply Chain, partners with the local marketing teams and leads to discuss & align forecast adjustment as well as supply plan, service/write off issues across relevant BUs.
Responsible to ensure, through input from the BUs, that there is a comprehensive total volume forecast including New Product Introduction, competitor activity and Tenders to ensure demand signal is correct sent out.
Contributes to strategic projects that will use demand forecasting as a lever to unlock further benefits in supply chain including Inventory Reduction, ERP, Supply Chain Transformation and new product launch etc.
Knowledge/ Education / Previous Experience Required Educational Background
Area of specialization:
Supply chain related discipline, logistics, supply management, demand management, operational management
Basic understanding of NMPA regulatory and local customs requirement
- Minimum Level of Job-Related Experience required:
- At least 5 year of experience in Supply Chain preferably and Demand planning and S&OP process.
- Experience of multiple business cycle in Commercial Sales / Marketing / Demand Forecasting / Finance operations, ideally in a Pharmaceutical environment
- Specialist knowledge of Demand Planning
- Other Job-Related Skills/Background:
- Excellent written and verbal communications skills in English
- Strong planning ability & able to work on own initiative.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skill
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Highly numerate and good knowledge of supply chain forecasting software systems and processes. Knowledge of SAP is an advantage.
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