Materials Planner (Drug Product MFG)

Rensselaer, NY, United States
Sep 09, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are currently looking to fill a Materials Planner position. This position is a key member of a Drug Product Manufacturing Team who collaborates with various departments and manufacturing partners to ensure timely delivery of materials and on-time production and release of parenteral medicines. This role works with minimal direction, proactively identifies and resolves issues that could impact production schedules, and capable of identifying and implementing significant change.

In this role, a typical day might include the following:
• Being the subject matter expert for Oracle to process quotes (Project Plans/Work Orders) and invoices, tracking the status of purchase order approval
• Maintaining critical databases and ensuring accuracy and integrity of the data
• Generating reports necessary to manage production activities and providing input on key decisions
• Ensuring accessible history of allocations, knowledge of material consumptions, and calculating manufacturing yields in Oracle, and other designated systems
• Tracking, trending and monitoring a wide variety of manufacturing data; preparing reports analyzing data and makes recommendations proactively with minimal supervision
• Collaborating directly with manufacturing partners to resolve errors/questions on invoices
• Leading and supporting Continuous Improvement initiatives to improve efficiency and quality of processes and operations, identifying problems and taking the initiative to resolve
• Collaborating with Supply Chain Logistics in coordinating shipments and ensuring on-time deliveries
• Participating in key projects with the expectation to lead initiatives with increased importance to the organization
• May travel to contractor sites (< 10%)

This role may be for you if you:
• Are proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc. in addition to experience working within shared work environments (ie SharePoint, Box, eRoom)
• Exhibit confidence and have strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills for providing team updates
• Can gain understanding from provided instructions and work toward goals with minimal supervision
• Have experience working within GMP/Quality systems
• Exhibit a degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness in evolving and ambiguous environments
• Understand and listen to team members and partners needs while supporting productive team environments toward one common objective
• Show flexibility and willingness to collaborate in the face of challenges and adversarial situations

To be considered for this role you must hold a Bachelor's degree 0-2 years of related experience in cGMP manufacturing operations for Associate level, 2+ years for Specialist level, 5+ years for Senior level. May substitute proven experience for education requirement. Level is determined based on qualifications relevant to the role.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.