Senior Associate Supply Chain

In this role you will be part of the External Supply Planning & Delivery department (EPD), supporting the planners of this team where needed. The EPD team manages the forecast planning and supply chain activities for several Drug Product and Drug Substance Contract manufacturing sites in Europe. The EPD team manages material requirements planning, ordering and payment, CMO batch management from planning to distribution and CMO performance management through agreed KPI’s and Metrics.
Some of your tasks are:
- Participating in the Monthly Planning Cycle
- Use of Rapid Response to analyze demand and supply requirements
- Use of SAP to place orders as required
- Send forecasts to CMO’s and manage confirmation communications.
- Participating in weekly Work Center team calls with CMO’s
- Own batch tracking and EPD activities required to meet supply within contract timelines.
- Manage batch progress through SAP transactions for full manufacturing and logistic process.
- Material requirements planning for CMO’s including ordering, invoice payment and expiry management.
- Coordination of DS/raw material ordering and shipments to CMO’s to meet plan
- Coordination of outgoing shipments from CMO to specific sites
- Manage performance metrics (master data accuracy, past due orders, expired materials, on time delivery, inventory levels)
- Other project based activities such as participating in operational excellence programs


The right person for this role;
- A completed Bachelor or master’s degree: strong preference to Supply chain/ logistics
- At least around 3 years or relevant experience; Plan-to-Stock, inventory management, capacity planning
- Good SAP and Excel skills
- Business level of English
- Fulltime availability

Salary Benefits:

Our client offers the possibility to be part of a large international organization that performs meaningful work. For this role, it is important that you reside in the Breda area.

About the company:
Our client is an international market leader in the pharmaceutical industry – focused on transforming science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health or save lives. The patients are the main priority at all times. This USA founded organization holds a large site in Breda, where produced medicines are labeled, stored and shipped worldwide, to more than 75 countries. The staff in Breda works on supply chain processes, engineering, clinical research, marketing and sales on a daily basis. The company culture is dynamic and fast paced, with a strong international character.
For this role, it is important that you currently reside in the Breda area.