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J&J Family of Companies Senior Manager E2E Product Planning in Ireland

Caring for the world, one person at a time ... inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.

Senior Manager E2E Product Planning

Location: Switzerland, Belgium, Ireland, Italy and/or USA

Permanent: Full-Time

Janssen Supply Group, LLC, part of Janssen Supply Chain (JSC), is recruiting for a Senior Manager, End-to-End Product Planning, to be located in Switzerland, United States, Ireland, Belgium or Italy

Janssen Supply Group, LLC is part of Janssen Supply Chain, a global organization responsible for supplying medicines to markets around the world. With Quality as their primary focus, this group strives to provide access and affordability through innovation and strong collaboration with their R&D and Commercial partners to deliver life changing solutions for patients in need. JSC Global Planning’s mission is to “Ensure reliable product availability to our patients by applying leading planning processes across the E2E supply chain”.

The Senior Manager E2E product planning is responsible to develop the E2E Supply Chain configuration, define the E2E Net Requirements, align Master Production Schedules (MPS) and Inventory plans towards inventory targets and manage the E2E short term exceptions. These planning processes ultimately serve as an input into the S&OP process.

The responsibilities & the impact YOU will have:

Configures the supply chain

  • Defines inventory de-coupling points and develops replenishment strategies

  • Sets supply chain parameters in alignment with sites, e.g., batch sizes, make frequencies, safety stock levels, minimum order quantities, lead times, etc

  • Ensures planning parameters (e.g. safety stock, lead times) are effectively implemented

    Ensures the development of constrained E2E production and inventory plans

  • Ensures correct generation of requirements (bulk, API) across the supply chain

  • Develops scenarios to avoid or resolve potential constraints

  • Is accountable for adherence to the inventory targets by aligning the different master production schedules with the overall product demand, in line with the supply chain configuration

    Takes part in the S&OP/IBP process

  • Actively participates and represents the Global Planning team in the S&OP/IBP process

  • Connects the outputs of the Site Supply Review meetings (SRM’s), develops the E2E scenarios and resolutions, and translate these early warnings into the S&OP/IBP processes to drive the right decision-making process

    Resolves E2E issues

  • Is accountable for resolving the E2E issues within the STEM process

  • Leads root cause analysis and stock out analysis

  • Is accountable for allocation of API and bulk, and responsible to work out the allocation of Finished Goods supply to avoid stock outs, while Customer Management is accountable for the final decision

    Leads a matrix-oriented team

  • Drives a multiplatform product-based planning team, directly or indirectly, to ensure implementation of the E2E SC configuration, to ensure supply to patients and to achieve the E2E inventory targets

  • Drives the Value Stream Team members to implement supply chain improvements in line with product strategies, get alignment on the E2E MPC, and incorporate the feedback on projects into the plans

    Metrics: Plan Attainment, LIFR, Inventory/DOS, stock outs

    This function works closely with various stakeholders:

  • Demand and Supply Planning Managers, Value Chain Leaders (VCLs), Launch Management, Customer Management (CM), Manufacturing Technical Operations (MTO), Finance


We would love to hear from YOU, if you have:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required. An advanced degree is preferred

  • A minimum of eight (8) years of relevant experience in Manufacturing, Supply Chain and/or Logistics is required

  • Plant supply planning experience is required, preferably in a multi-echelon supply chain

  • Experience working across organizational boundaries in a global environment is required

  • Manufacturing, Supply Chain and/or Logistics experience in the Health Care Industry or related industries is strongly preferred

  • An APICS certification is preferred

  • SAP/OMP experience is required

  • Demonstrated experience with several of the following processes: inventory management and inventory entitlement, supply chain management, supply planning/master production scheduling, scenario analysis, S&OP/IBP, process excellence (Lean, 6sigma), and systems (SAP R/3, APO, BW, OMP)

  • Ability to manage multiple initiatives and work in a matrix environment where priorities change rapidly, and tight deadlines exist

  • Ability to partner with and influence others without direct authority; build consensus and look for collaboration with people from different departments and all levels

  • Proven business acumen in the areas of Supply Chain, Commercial and financials

  • Strong communication, analytical and quantitative skills

  • High proficiency with Microsoft software packages (Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Flexible hours needed on ad hoc basis to accommodate working with different time zones

  • This position can be located in Switzerland, USA, Cork, Latina or Beerse and may require up to 15% of domestic and international travel

    This is what awaits YOU at J&J:

  • An opportunity to be part of a global market leader

  • A dynamic and inspiring working environment

  • Many opportunities to work on challenging projects and assignments

  • Possibilities for further personal as well as professional development

  • Many employees benefits

    For more than 130 years, diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) have been part of our cultural fabric at Johnson & Johnson and woven into how we do business every day. Our commitment to respect the dignity and diversity of all is embedded in our Credo.

    We know that the success of our business depends on having the best talent in a workforce that reflects the diverse markets we serve around the world and an inclusive culture that values different perspectives and life experiences.

    That is why we in Switzerland are working to create an inclusive environment where diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences are valued and each and every one of our people feels that they belong and can reach their potential. No matter who they are.

    Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Johnson & Johnson means “You Belong”!

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Other Locations

Europe/Middle East/Africa-Italy, Europe/Middle East/Africa-Ireland, Europe/Middle East/Africa-Belgium, North America-United States


Cilag GmbH International (8525)

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