External Supply Planner (m/w/d)

Johnson & Johnson

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    09 November 2022
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Janssen Supply Group, LLC., a member of Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is currently recruiting for a Planner External Supply!

At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, we are working to create a world without disease. Transforming lives by finding new and better ways to prevent, intercept, treat and cure disease inspires us. We bring together the best minds and pursue the most promising science. We are Janssen. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it. Learn more at www.janssen.com (http://www.janssen.com/) and follow us @JanssenGlobal. Janssen Supply Group, LLC, is part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies.

External Supply Planner (m/w/d)

Planner External Supply is a strategic liaison between the Internal JSG customers and the external manufacturing sites. This position is responsible for the global planning and material management of externally manufactured and or packaged products. This position defines, measures, analyzes and implements improvements and controls planning and material processes to ensure base business, launches, long term, and individual's goals are aligned with JSC strategic objectives. The success of this role is measured by timely deliveries of orders, which meet target inventory levels and maintain continuity of supply to our customers.

Key responsibilities:

  • Set up a balanced volume plan, detailed plan and material plan which takes into account operations efficiency, inventory and stock cost, SLOB risk and customer service.
  • Create and maintain Purchase Orders and SAP transactions
  • Lead improvement projects or participate in IMT or critical issue discussions.
  • Create and maintain relationships, internally and externally, that allow plants to interpret demand and inventory requirements and respond with the right capacity, products and schedules to meet customer requirements.
  • Proactive identification of issues that may impact supply, drive short and long term planning activities/processes and day-to-day planning.
  • Quality Assurance and customer issues such as, retrieve, interpret and supervise demand and sales trends, calculate safety stock, optimize inventory levels, resolve mismatches/payment issues, lead monthly renewal process, collect monthly supplier performance metrics and create/update orders to external suppliers.
  • Follow global monthly planning schedule to deliver plans to downstream plants in OMP.
  • Communicate forecast and priorities to the external sites; including event planning.
  • Meet supply agreement terms and ensure timely information
  • Collaborate with E2E-planners, master data team, PES, finance, procurement, AP, QA/QC, Launch Management, Inventory Management and IT.
  • Manage inventory, SLOB process to maintain accurate and target stock levels at DC and EM sites.
  • Day to day supply issue management.
  • Identify and lead process related improvements across the supply chain of your CMO.
  • Create new and ensure master data is accurate and updated as required for reliable MRP/ERP outputs
  • Supports S&OP and business plan teams. Develop supply plans in support of new launches
  • Ensure processes and systems are in place to support the new product launches
  • Manage performance development plan and company goals to achieve personal and business excellence
  • Track and report OTIF, SLOB, Inventory targets, Demand Order Coverage, STEM Adherence, stock outs, and on-time launch metrics
  • Maintain training compliance 




  • A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree is required - Focus in Supply Chain, Business is preferred.


Experience and skills:


  • A minimum four years of experience in Supply Chain planning, operations, or experience in a related field
  • Proficiency in SAP and MS Excel with ability to create V-Lookups and Pivot Tables
  • Demonstrated ability to work across organizational boundaries through influence, negotiation and partnership
  • Ability to prioritize issues to support the customer and supply chain requirements; and operate across teams in a cross-functional organization
  • Proven business insight in the area of Supply Chain.
  • Clear understanding of external Supply Chain trends.
  • Ability to embed a culture of harmonization and process improvement and value creation
  • Collaborates effectively to achieve performance improvement
  • Establishes effective communications and common goals and objectives
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills, excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple initiatives and work in across teams where priorities change rapidly and require delivering results against tight deadlines
  • Ability to partner with and influence others with minimal coaching
  • Serve as a role model for Credo based decision-making
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English;


  • Experience within master production schedule process, inventory and supply chain management
  • Demonstrated ability within Scenario analysis, sales and operations planning, Planning Systems (APO/OMP) and other cross-functional business processes common to the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry
  • APICS and LEAN Certification



  • Requires ability to work flexible hours to accommodate US, EMEA and Asia-Pac work schedules when needed, balancing work and personal time
  • Requires up to 10% domestic travel

At Johnson & Johnson, we’re on a mission to change the trajectory of health for humanity. That starts by creating the world’s healthiest workforce. Through cutting-edge programs and policies, we empower the physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our employees and the ones they love. As such, candidates offered employment must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or secure an approved accommodation prior to the commencement of employment to support the well-being of our employees, their families and the communities in which we live and work.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit www.careers.jnj.com (http://www.careers.jnj.com).

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