Location: Oakville ON
Position: Manager, Supply & Demand Planning
File Number: 2502
Our client is a major player in the Pharma world, and they are looking for a Manager, Supply & Demand Planning You would be responsible for creating and executing corporate demand and replenishment plans that ensure continuous inventory availability while simultaneously managing inventory holding costs and minimizing product expiry. This role will be key to the engagement of both internal and external stakeholders via a Sales and Operational Planning process and reporting of key operational metrics. Specific challenges include * Ensure the timely flow of product supply from supplier to end-user in order to meet sales demand and avoid any product outages for US / Canada market. * Overall supply chain cost optimization including inventory carrying costs, product obsolescence and inbound costs. * Build and Maintain Strong relationship with Global Vendors/partners by developing a strong positive rapport with our vendors, partners and CMOs. * Use the principles of 6-Sigma to effectively and efficiently design new processes and align existing ones to optimally support the supply chain operation. * Adherence to all regulatory requirements in addition to corporate standards and policies. * Build and manage reporting and metric tools. You will have 10 years of proven strategic sourcing and replenishment experience. You have Superior working knowledge of Microsoft EXCEL. ACCESS knowledge would be a definite asset. You are a numbers person who is very attentive to detail and Hands-on experience leading the development and Roll-Out of corporate S&OP. Including Strong written and oral communication skills, a Proven ability to manage projects and to work collaboratively in a team setting A market competitive compensation package will be available for the chosen candidate.