• Igoville, AU
14 Jun, 2019
Requisition ID: MAT000706 MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where MSD has codified its 125-year legacy. MSD’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. The role holder is responsible for ensuring the timely maintenance of the demand forecast, ensuring maximum availability of product whilst minimizing obsolescence. Works closely with internal and external stakeholders to ensure continuity of supply to the market. The primary activities include but are not limited to: Assist in all aspects of inventory management, ensuring the accuracy of all systems and prompt query resolution In conjunction with the business units, manage the demand forecasting process ensuring maximum availability and minimizing obsolescence Maintain master and forecast data throughout all stages of the product lifecycle Co-ordinate the management of short dated stocks Inbound order generation and reconciliation Manage the importation and release of special imports Administer the procurement of locally produced products and 3rd party vendors Administer, co-ordinate and expedite all necessary documentation for cross company deliveries Expedite product supply and quality release Produce business reports to support internal stakeholders In conjunction with the customer services team, manage the allocation of stocks and the distribution of customer information Manage the divisional Sales and Operations Planning process Create and maintain departmental documentation Support the implementation of new products, systems and processes Any other tasks assigned by the departmental manager Qualifications Education: • Essential - a minimum of GCSE Maths and English (or equivalent) • Desired – role relevant degree or professional qualifications Skills: Essential: • Good demand planning experience • Advanced Excel • Intermediate Word and PowerPoint Preferred: SAP experience Previous experience within a commercial pharmaceutical company Personal: Ability to be flexible within their daily work obligations Ability to communicate effectively at all levels Ability to work on their own initiative and within a team Time management Ability to manage multiple tasks Your role at MSD is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At MSD, we’re inventing for life. MSD is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms / recruitment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at MSD via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of MSD. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by MSD as a result of the referral or through other means. Job: Materials Planning/Scheduling Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: MSD
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