Supply Chain Section Head

Novartis - Cairo

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Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • Manage the end-to-end Supply Planning activities to meet desired customer service level.
  • Lead the demand planning process by:
  • Creating bottom-up forecasts.
  • Develop forecasts per SKU based on family level consensus forecasts.
  • Facilitation and implementation of local Sales & Operational Planning process.
  • Responsible for inventory management and optimization to meet desired networking capital targets.
  • Define supply setup for new launches and work closely with all stakeholders to avail products as per launch timelines to secure financials.
  • Measures/monitors Supply Chain processes performances by implementing KPIs/ continuous improvement activities.
  • Build and maintain supplier relationships to secure continuity of supply and support business goals
  • Forecasting & Demand Planning: Analysis of historical trends and correction of errors.
  • Responsible for forecast submission on APO Upload net requirements needed for imported items on APO standalone.
  • Accountable for forecasting KPI’s reporting and improvement.
  • Supply Planning: Generation of production and supply plan for supply sites based on rolling forecast.
  • Follow up on delivery of goods as per agreed upon plan.
  • Communicate with global Sandoz manufacturing sites, follow up on the open orders, the expected production, release until final dispatching and delivery.
  • Inventory Management, Inventory control & projection based on supply & demand.
  • Minimization of provision and write off costs.
  • Monthly analysis for the corrective and preventive actions
  • Master Data Maintenance.
  • S&BP Management, Accountable for running the monthly cycle of Sales & Operational Planning process.
Job Requirements
  • 5 years experience in Supply Chain
  • Pharma Industry experience will be an asset
About this Company

Novartis is a global healthcare company based in Switzerland that provides solutions to the evolving needs of patients worldwide.

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