demand planner // depuysynthes in solothurn

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Verkauf & Marketing
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058 231 52 20
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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. We have more than 265 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 127,100 people. Our worldwide headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA. 

DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most comprehensive orthopedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synthes offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of technology, devices, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, cranio-maxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, we are creating one organization that will be agile and better equipped in today?s evolving health care environment. Our broad array of inspired, innovative and high-quality offerings help advance the health and wellbeing of people around the world. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Act as interface between Product Development, Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, Finance, Quality and Operations to support the monthly Sales & Operations Planning process
  • Continuously improve the process and tools in order to increase the performance towards our end customers
  • Monitor and report on performance metrics and support Management with reports and data analysis
  • Know and follow all laws and policies to apply to the job and maintain the highest level of professionalism, ethics and compliance at all time
  • Support in managing country launch forecasts and statistical forecast data 
  • Participate in demand review process
  • Analyst global forecast data for submission to production plants 
  • Allocate material for supply constraints and peak demands according to the defined priorities
  • Monitor and report on performance metrics according to scorecard
  • Analyze inventory levels to meet business plans and defined service levels
  • Support Sales & Operations Planning process
  • Participate in cross functional project teams
  • 5 - 15% international travel to other JnJ offices, plant locations and distribution hubs


Who we are looking for:

  • Technical or business education, preferably Supply Chain or engineering
  • 0-1 years of experience in supply chain management
  • Basic understanding of supply chain principles
  • Good understanding of ERP systems and information technology
  • Advanced skills with Microsoft Excel and Power Point
  • Strong team player with cross-departmental thinking
  • Ability to work independently in a structured and determined way. Managing priorities and providing reliable results.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, making the complex clear
  • Very strong verbal and written English, German is a plus

This role based in Solothurn, Switzerland will initially be limited to approx. 6 months. If you are interested in working for a global leading health care company in a challenging role, then send us your application in English today. Or give us a call if you have any questions!